With a record of 6-4, the 'Hawks look to be in good shape to make the playoffs, but for the moment find themselves on the outside looking in nestled in 7th place behind the Vikings according to the latest standings posted by ESPN.
Of course with six weeks of football left to play a lot can change, but, in order to make the postseason, several 'Hawks will need to play crucial roles down the season's home stretch.
While we would all like to think that each and every player is important, some will likely be more important than others. So while it's great to see cornerback Richard Sherman continue to grow before our eyes, let's face it, he has a solid supporting cast working alongside him as a member of the "Legion of Boom."
So while some choices here will be obvious, others may surprise you.