Originally written December 23, 2012 on Seahawk Addicts:
One more win and the Seahawks will secure themselves a playoff spot, but more than just a postseason berth is on the line today.  The 49ers are being touted as the best team in not just the NFC, but in the entire NFL, and as the saying goes, if you want to be the best, you have to beat the best.  Seattle's earned themselves some favorable press, but a win today will serve notice that this is not a team to be taken lightly this January. But best or not, San Francisco is vulnerable.  Colin Kaepernick is already twice the passer that Alex Smith has ever been, but he's still prone to the same mistakes as any other young quarterback.  Yes, in five starts he's thrown seven touchdowns to just two interceptions, but he's also fumbled the ball nine times.  If Chris Clemons and the rest of the Seahawks defense can put some pressure on Kaepernick (easier said than done, given his mobility and his o-line's strong blocking), they might be able to force some turnovers.  Ho...
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