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Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin (R) pulls in a 43-yard pass catch from quarterback Russell Wilson during the first quarter of their NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers in Seattle, Washington, December 23, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Sorbo

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin (R) pulls in a 43-yard pass catch from quarterback Russell Wilson during the first quarter of their NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers in Seattle, Washington, December 23, 2012....more

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin (R) pulls in a 43-yard pass catch from quarterback Russell Wilson during the first quarter of their NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers in Seattle, Washington, December 23, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Sorbo
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Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman (C) runs 90 yards for the touchdown after recovering a blocked field goal attempt by the San Francisco 49ers during the second quarter of their NFL football game in Seattle, Washington, December 23, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Sorbo

Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman (C) runs 90 yards for the touchdown after recovering a blocked field goal attempt by the San Francisco 49ers during the second quarter of their NFL football game in Seattle, Washington, December 23, 2012....more

Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman (C) runs 90 yards for the touchdown after recovering a blocked field goal attempt by the San Francisco 49ers during the second quarter of their NFL football game in Seattle, Washington, December 23, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Sorbo
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San Francisco 49ers starting quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) shouts out the play during the first quarter of their NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks in Seattle, Washington, December 23, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Sorbo

San Francisco 49ers starting quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) shouts out the play during the first quarter of their NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks in Seattle, Washington, December 23, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Sorbo

San Francisco 49ers starting quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) shouts out the play during the first quarter of their NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks in Seattle, Washington, December 23, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Sorbo
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