NFL Playoff Upset Alert From Atlanta

Russell Wilson 17 TD's in last 9 games,  Seahawks fewest points allowed in NFLSeattle is a 2.5-point underdog at Atlanta. The 13-3 Falcons are the top seed in the NFC, while the surging Seahawks, now 12-5, come in with a six-game winning streak. Atlanta is 7-1 at home, Seattle is 4-5 in road games.

The Falcons are 56-24, in five seasons under coach Mike Smith, despite a history of postseason futility. Atlanta enters the game losers of four consecutive playoff games.

Seattle has allowed only 15.3 points per game, the fewest in the NFL.  In addition, Rookie quarterback Russell Wilson has thrown for 17 touchdowns, with only two interceptions, in his last nine contests.

Look for the sturdy defense of the Seahawks to slow down the Falcons and continue Atlanta's postseason blues.