The Seattle Times

John Lok / The Seattle Times

Sunday, January 19, 2014

Seahawks win NFC title, beat 49ers 23-17

Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman, center, celebrates with an adoring crowd after winning the NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field. Seattle defeated the San Francisco 49ers 23-17. Sherman tipped a pass intended for 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree, allowing Seattle teammate Malcolm Smith to intercept the ball and put the game away for good.