Seahawks 27, Rams 9

Seahawks top NFC

SEATTLE — In the Seahawks' locker room, the music blared and players danced while still in uniform, with hats reading "NFC West Champions."

On its third try, Seattle finally celebrated a division title and homefield advantage throughout the NFC playoffs by beating St. Louis.

"We can check the NFC West off our list," quarterback Russell Wilson said, "but we still have a lot more to do."

Malcolm Smith returned an interception 37 yards for a touchdown in the first quarter and Marshawn Lynch had a 2-yard scoring run in the second half as Seattle tied its franchise record for wins with its 13th. The only other time Seattle had the No. 1 seed was 2005, and it went to the Super Bowl.

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Seahawks 27, Rams 9 12/29/13 [Last modified: Sunday, December 29, 2013 10:18pm]

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