Seahawks vs. Rams marks a 3rd time matching up for these NFC West foes this season. This time, it is all on the road within the wild-card spherical of the 2021 NFL playoffs.

Three-seed Seattle hosts six-seed Los Angeles at 4:40 p.m. ET on Saturday, Jan. 9. The sport will likely be broadcast on Fox, and it will be the rubber match after the Rams gained the primary assembly of the season just for Seattle to bounce again and win half two.

The narrative main as much as the sport will encompass L.A. quarterback Jared Goff’s proper thumb. He broke it in Week 16 in opposition to the Seahawks and missed Week 17, forcing former CFL participant John Wolford to begin in his place. Wolford led the Rams to a win over the Cardinals, although, guaranteeing a spot within the playoffs anyway. Whether or not Goff could make it again might decide the end result right here.

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Russell Wilson, DK Metcalf and Tyler Lockett current a robust passing assault on the Seattle aspect. L.A. will hope to counter that with two defensive superstars, defensive deal with Aaron Donald and cornerback Jalen Ramsey. The Ramsey vs. Metcalf matchup is very intriguing. 

Wilson began the season in MVP type however hasn’t been the identical within the second half of the 12 months. When Seattle misplaced to the Rams in November, Wilson threw two pricey interceptions. It sounds apparent, however quarterback play might make all of the distinction right here. 

Beneath is all the data that you must watch Seahawks vs. Rams on Saturday, together with the TV channels and kickoff time.

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What channel is Seahawks vs. Rams on immediately?

  • TV channel (nationwide): Fox
  • TV channel (Seattle): KCPQ
  • TV channel (Los Angeles): KTTV
  • Reside stream: Fox Sports activities Go

The Seahawks vs. Rams recreation will likely be broadcast nationally on Fox. It’s going to get the community’s No. 1 NFL broadcast staff, which options play-by-play man Joe Buck alongside former Cowboys quarterback and shade commentator, Troy Aikman. They’re joined by sideline reporters Erin Andrews and Kristina Pink.

Not like CBS, Fox solely will get one recreation on wild-card weekend, which is why the highest broadcast crew will work Seahawks vs. Rams by default. 

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Seahawks vs. Rams begin time

  • Date: Saturday, Jan. 9
  • Begin time: 4:40 p.m. ET

This will likely be a comparatively traditional begin time for each of those west coast groups, who usually kick off at both 4:05 or 4:25 p.m. ET on a mean Sunday. Native time in each Seattle and Los Angeles, this will likely be a 1:30 p.m. kickoff.

Seahawks vs. Rams is the second of three Saturday wild-card video games, with three extra video games scheduled for Sunday within the NFL’s newly expanded playoffs. 

NFL playoff schedule: Wild-card spherical

Beneath is the complete NFL wild-card playoff schedule for 2021, full with TV channels and dwell stream hyperlinks.

Saturday, Jan. 9

Matchup Begin time TV channel
Colts at Payments 1:05 p.m. ET CBS
Rams at Seahawks 4:40 p.m. ET Fox
Buccaneers at Washington  8:15 p.m. ET NBC

Sunday, Jan. 10

Matchup Begin time TV channel
Ravens at Titans 1:05 p.m. ET ESPN/ABC
Bears at Saints 4:40 p.m. ET CBS/Nickelodeon/Amazon Prime
Browns at Steelers 8:15 p.m. ET NBC