Seattle manhandled the New York Giants 23-0 Sunday for its sixth road win, holding the hosts to 181 yards. This is the best Seahawks road team in their history at 6-2. They are 6-0 at home.
Should they return to New Jersey this season, it would be for the Super Bowl.
“I do think that’s advantageous to us,” star cornerback Richard Sherman said after grabbing two of a career-worst five interceptions thrown by Eli Manning. “Anytime you are comfortable with a stadium and seen a locker room and the time zone change and the weather, it helps. You get in a routine, get a rapport with the place you’re at.”
“Just being human, you know about it,” coach Pete Carroll said of the first outdoor Super Bowl in a cold weather city. “It’s not important now. When the time comes, if we put ourselves in position to do that …”