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Super Bowl champion Seahawks to open vs. Packers on Sept. 4

...to start fast," Broncos general manager John Elway said. "We knew it was going to be a tough schedule playing the NFC West, and when we finish first in our division like we have the past three years, it is always going to be a tough schedule...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-04-23/super-bowl-champion-seaha
Jonathan Martin hopes to return to NFL

...They were 13th in points allowed (22.8).The team finished 7-9, but was just 1-5 against the rest of the rugged NFC West. MANNING BROTHERS: Eli Manning and big brother, Peyton, got a chance to spend a few hours together and the main topic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-01-29/jonathan-martin-hopes-return-
49ers take NFC West lead

...FRANCISCO - The San Francisco 49ers sit alone atop the NFC West for now - hardly the kind of firm hold on the division...5-2) took over sole possession of first place in the NFC West by making just enough plays to win this defense-first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2012-10-18/49ers-take-nfc-west-lead
Seahawks edge Falcons, win NFC West

...Seattle Seahawks listed as their first goal winning the NFC West. Mission accomplished. Barely. Matt Hasselbeck threw...Atlanta gets a first-round bye, while Seattle will host NFC West rival St. Louis next Saturday. Coach Jim Mora vowed to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/03/pro_438902.shtml
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NFC West preview

Almost as fast as a run by Marshall Faulk, the NFC West turned over. For the better part of 20 years, San Francisco dominated division foes. Now, the 49ers' run is done, and the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/25/pro_296909.shtml
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49ers deny Cardinals NFC West crown

SAN FRANCISCO -- The Arizona Cardinals lost their discipline and a chance to clinch a second straight NFC West crown. They threw the ball away, and they fumbled it even more. Alex Smith threw touchdown passes after two of Arizona's seven...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/15/pro_559561.shtml
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Arizona sets new goals after winning NFC West

TEMPE, Ariz. - The Arizona Cardinals have clinched the NFC West title with three games to spare. They are assured their first home playoff game in 61 years. Now coach Ken Whisenhunt's challenge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/12/09/pro_503203.shtml
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49ers to battle Falcons for NFC West

SAN FRANCISCO -- Finally, the San Francisco 49ers might be running into some resistance in the NFC West. The dominant team in the division for nearly 20 years, the 49ers (2-0) are off to another imposing start, but the Atlanta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/25/pro_240022.shtml
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For months, 49ers, Seahawks seemed like the right teams for NFC title game

...forcing turnovers and making opponents think twice about, well, just about anything, Seattle (now 14-3) won the NFC West by one game over San Francisco (now 14-4). The offenses, while not nearly as imposing, have the right elements...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-01-18/months-49ers-seahawks-seemed-
Intimidation, fear plays huge role for Seahawks, 49ers

...matter.Seattle and San Francisco ranked first and third in points allowed this season. The Seahawks (14-3) won the NFC West with the stingiest defense in yardage yielded, and the 49ers (14-4) were fifth in that category.The Seahawks led...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-01-17/intimidation-fear-plays-huge-