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    Elaine Thompson - AP
    Seattle Seahawks' Russell Wilson (3) fumbles as he is hit by San Francisco 49ers' Aldon Smith during the first half of the NFL football NFC Championship game Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle.
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    Jonathan Ferrey - Getty Images
    Quarterback Russell Wilson #3 of the Seattle Seahawks fumbles the ball in the first quarter after being tackled by outside linebacker Aldon Smith #99 of the San Francisco 49ers during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.
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    Ted S. Warren - AP
    Seattle Seahawks' Russell Wilson and San Francisco 49ers' Aldon Smith (99) vie for a fumble during the first half of the NFL football NFC Championship game Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
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    Marcio Jose Sanchez - AP
    Seattle Seahawks' Russell Wilson and San Francisco 49ers' Aldon Smith go after Wilson's fumble on the first play of the first half of the NFL football NFC Championship game Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle. The 49ers recovered the ball.
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    Jonathan Ferrey - Getty Images
    SEATTLE, WA - JANUARY 19: Quarterback Russell Wilson #3 of the Seattle Seahawks is hit by inside linebacker NaVorro Bowman #53 of the San Francisco 49ers in the first half during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)
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    Marcio Jose Sanchez - AP
    Seattle Seahawks' Russell Wilson is sacked by San Francisco 49ers' NaVorro Bowman (53) during the first half of the NFL football NFC Championship game Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
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    Ted S. Warren - AP
    Seattle Seahawks' Luke Willson can't catch a pass as he is hit by San Francisco 49ers' Donte Whitner (31) during the first half of the NFL football NFC Championship game Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
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    Elaine Thompson - AP
    San Francisco 49ers' LaMichael James fumbles as he is hit by Seattle Seahawks' Ricardo Lockette (83) on a kick off during the first half of the NFL football NFC Championship game Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle. The 49ers recovered the fumble. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
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    Jonathan Ferrey - Getty Images
    SEATTLE, WA - JANUARY 19: Quarterback Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers runs the ball in the first half against the Seattle Seahawks during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)
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    Kick returner LaMichael James #23 of the San Francisco 49ers is hit by wide receiver Ricardo Lockette #83 of the Seattle Seahawks on a return in the first half during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.
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    Jonathan Ferrey - Getty Images
    Kick returner LaMichael James #23 of the San Francisco 49ers is hit by wide receiver Ricardo Lockette #83 of the Seattle Seahawks on a return in the first half during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.
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    Jonathan Ferrey - Getty Images
    Kick returner LaMichael James #23 of the San Francisco 49ers is hit by wide receiver Ricardo Lockette #83 of the Seattle Seahawks on a return in the first half during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.
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    Matt Slocum - AP
    San Francisco 49ers' Colin Kaepernick is tripped up after a long run during the first half of the NFL football NFC Championship game against the Seattle Seahawks, Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle.
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    Marcio Jose Sanchez - AP
    San Francisco 49ers' LaMichael James lays on the field after being hit on a punt return during the first half of the NFL football NFC Championship game against the Seattle Seahawks, Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle.
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    Matt Slocum - AP
    San Francisco 49ers' Anthony Dixon dives into the end zone for a touchdown run during the first half of the NFL football NFC Championship game against the Seattle Seahawks Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle.
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    Ronald Martinez - Getty Images
    Running back Anthony Dixon #24 of the San Francisco 49ers dives into the endzone against defensive end Red Bryant #79 of the Seattle Seahawks to score a one-yard touchdown in the first half against the Seattle Seahawks during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.
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    Marcio Jose Sanchez - AP
    San Francisco 49ers' Anthony Dixon dives into the end zone for a touchdown run during the first half of the NFL football NFC Championship game against the Seattle Seahawks Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle.
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    Tom Pennington - Getty Images
    Wide receiver Jermaine Kearse #15 of the Seattle Seahawks is hit by free safety Eric Reid #35 and strong safety Donte Whitner #31 of the San Francisco 49ers to break up the pass in the second half in the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.
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    Ronald Martinez - Getty Images
    Wide receiver Jermaine Kearse #15 of the Seattle Seahawks is hit by free safety Eric Reid #35 and strong safety Donte Whitner #31 of the San Francisco 49ers to break up the pass in the second half in the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.
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    Jonathan Ferrey - Getty Images
    SEATTLE, WA - JANUARY 19: Wide receiver Jermaine Kearse #15 of the Seattle Seahawks is hit by free safety Eric Reid #35 and strong safety Donte Whitner #31 of the San Francisco 49ers to break up the pass in the second half in the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)
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    Elaine Thompson - AP
    San Francisco 49ers' NaVorro Bowman injures his leg during the second half of the NFL football NFC Championship game against the Seattle Seahawks, Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle.
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    Jonathan Ferrey - Getty Images
    Tight end Zach Miller #86 of the Seattle Seahawks is tackled by cornerback Tramaine Brock #26 of the San Francisco 49ers for a two-yard gain in the second quarter during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.
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    Ronald Martinez - Getty Images
    Wide receiver Doug Baldwin #89 of the Seattle Seahawks makes a catch against cornerback Carlos Rogers #22 of the San Francisco 49ers in the first half during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.
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    Marcio Jose Sanchez - AP
    San Francisco 49ers' Colin Kaepernick (7) moves away from Seattle Seahawks' Michael Bennett (72) during the second half of the NFL football NFC Championship game Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle.
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    Wide receiver Jermaine Kearse #15 of the Seattle Seahawks catches a fourth quarter touchdown against cornerback Carlos Rogers #22 of the San Francisco 49ers during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.
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    Ronald Martinez - Getty Images
    Wide receiver Jermaine Kearse #15 of the Seattle Seahawks catches a 35-yard fourth quarter touchdown against cornerback Carlos Rogers #22 of the San Francisco 49ers during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.
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    Ronald Martinez - Getty Images
    Wide receiver Jermaine Kearse #15 of the Seattle Seahawks celebrates with quarterback Russell Wilson #3 after Kearse catches a 35-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter touchdown against the San Francisco 49ers during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.
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    Jonathan Ferrey - Getty Images
    Cornerback Richard Sherman #25 of the Seattle Seahawks tips the ball up in the air as outside linebacker Malcolm Smith #53 catches it to clinch the victory for the Seahawks against the San Francisco 49ers during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.
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    Ronald Martinez - Getty Images
    Wide receiver Golden Tate #81 of the Seattle Seahawks celebrates by eating a Skittles after running back Marshawn Lynch #24 scores a 40-yard touchdown against the San Francisco 49ers in the third quarter during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.
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    Elaine Thompson - AP
    Seattle Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch fumbles as he is hit by San Francisco 49ers' Aldon Smith (99) during the second half of the NFL football NFC Championship game Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle.
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    Christian Petersen - Getty Images
    Running back Marshawn Lynch #24 of the Seattle Seahawks is hit by outside linebacker Aldon Smith #99 of the San Francisco 49ers as the ball is loose after it was fumbled by quarterback Russell Wilson #3 of the Seahawks on fourth and goal in the fourth quarter during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.
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    Jonathan Ferrey - Getty Images
    Outside linebacker Malcolm Smith #53 and defensive back DeShawn Shead #35 celebrate after Smith intercepts a pass in the endzone to win the game for the Seahawks against the San Francisco 49ers during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.
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    Ronald Martinez - Getty Images
    Wide receiver Golden Tate #81 of the Seattle Seahawks runs after a catch against cornerback Tramaine Brock #26 of the San Francisco 49ers in the fourth quarter during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.
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    Elaine Thompson - AP
    Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman celebrates with fans after after the NFL football NFC Championship game against the San Francisco 49ers Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks won 23-17 to advance to Super Bowl XLVIII.
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    Christian Petersen - Getty Images
    Defensive end Michael Bennett #72 of the Seattle Seahawks recovers a fumble by quarterback Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers and runs for 17-yards in the fourth quarter during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.
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    Ted S. Warren - AP
    Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll celebrates with Seattle Seahawks' Russell Wilson after the second half of the NFL football NFC Championship game against the San Francisco 49ers Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks won 23-17 to advance to Super Bowl XLVIII.
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    Matt Slocum - AP
    Seattle Seahawks' Russell Wilson holds up the George Halas Trophy after the NFL football NFC Championship game against the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks won 23-17 to advance to Super Bowl XLVIII.
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