Since the beginning of 2011, the Seattle Seahawks and San Francisco 49ers have competed one of the most vitriolic rivalries in the NFL. Pete Carroll and Jim Harbaugh had to have both contests circled on their calendars before the season.
There's nothing either coach would love more than to embarrass the other one. Unfortunately for Harbaugh, Carroll and the Seahawks were the ones doing the embarrassing when these two teams met for the first time this season in September.
Nonetheless, the ball is now in Harbaugh's court. On Sunday, Seattle will have to fly two hours south and square off against San Francisco at Candlestick Park.
With injuries considered, let's break down which team has the edge at each position heading into Week 14 of the 2013 season.