The Seahawks clinched a two-game losing streak on Sunday, and returned to the NFC playoff picture with a win.
SEATTLE – After winning a two-game losing streak on Sunday, the Seahawks are back in the NFC playoff picture.
It took a late comeback attempt from Geno Smith and Seattle offense, but the Seahawks exited SoFi Stadium in Week 13 with a 27-23 win over the Los Angeles Rams, the team without star Matthew Stafford, Cooper Kupp and Aaron Donald.
A brief losing streak saw Seattle retain its lead in the NFC West division, as the San Francisco 49ers took their fifth straight win on Sunday.
While the Seahawks are currently one game behind San Francisco, the two opponents will play again this season on Thursday Night Football in Week 15. The 49ers won their first game between the teams on early this season and currently has a tiebreak on the Seahawks.
The Seahawks’ remaining schedule includes the Carolina Panthers in Week 14 at home, the aforementioned TNF game against the 49ers in Week 15 at Lumen Field, a trip to play the Kansas City Chiefs on Christmas Eve of the Week. 16 and ended the season with a home match against the New York Jets and Rams, respectively.
The 49ers will host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 14 before heading to Seattle and face the Seahawks in Week 15. They will then host the Washington Commanders in Week 16, tour the Las Vegas Raiders in Week 17 before ended the regular season at home against the Arizona Cardinals.
This is the position of NFC after Sunday Night Football. The Buccaneers will play the New Orleans Saints on Monday Night Football, though that game won’t have any impact on the Seahawks’ placement.
1. Philadelphia Eagles (11-1)
2. Minnesota Vikings (10-2)
3. San Francisco 49ers (8-4)
4. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (5-6)
5. Dallas Cowboys (9-3)
6. New York Giants (7-4-1)
7. Seattle Seahawks Football Team (7-5)
8. Commander Washington (7-5-1)
9. Detroit Lions (5-7)
10. Green Bay Packers (5-8)
https://www.king5.com/article/sports/nfl/seahawks/nfl-playoff-picture-seahawks/281-7faf89ff-5818-4d07-a01f-c2b4bd0559e4 Where Seahawks stand in NFL playoff picture after Week 13