Seahawks safety Earl Thomas breaks up a pass intended for Panthers wide receiver Devin Funchess on Sunday. The Seattle defense has struggled mightily in the fourth quarter this season, giving up 55 points in just six games.
Seahawks safety Earl Thomas breaks up a pass intended for Panthers wide receiver Devin Funchess on Sunday. The Seattle defense has struggled mightily in the fourth quarter this season, giving up 55 points in just six games. Tony Overman Staff photographer
Seahawks safety Earl Thomas breaks up a pass intended for Panthers wide receiver Devin Funchess on Sunday. The Seattle defense has struggled mightily in the fourth quarter this season, giving up 55 points in just six games. Tony Overman Staff photographer

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