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How to watch the Seahawks vs. 49ers primetime showdown on KGW tonight

The Seahawks will get the national spotlight in Week 17 during Sunday Night Football against the 49ers. Pre-game coverage starts at 4 p.m. on KGW.

SEATTLE — The Seattle Seahawks face the San Francisco 49ers Sunday in what's expected to be one of the juiciest matchups of the NFL's final week of the regular season.

Catch all of the action between the Seahawks and the 49ers on KGW. NBC's Sunday Night Football pre-game coverage starts at 4 p.m. Kick-off is scheduled for 5:20 p.m. You can also watch online here. 

The NFC West rivals will be playing for the division title and possible home-field advantage throughout the NFC playoffs. The loser would enter the playoffs with a wild-card berth.

A lot has happened since the Seahawks disappointing loss to the Cardinals last week, including signing Marshawn Lynch back to the team. Beast Mode is expected to play in Sunday's game.

"It's a great feeling to be back. Thank you," Lynch said during a Christmas Eve news conference with coach Pete Carroll announcing his return to the Seahawks.

Lynch returns after injuries to Chris Carson and Rashaad Penny created a void in the backfield.

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