Seattle Seahawks’ Malcolm Smith (53) prepares to catch a pass intended for San Francisco 49ers’ Michael Crabtree (15) in the end zone in the
Seattle Seahawks' Malcolm Smith (53) prepares to catch a pass intended for San Francisco 49ers' Michael Crabtree (15) in the end zone in the fourth quarter of their NFC Championship NFL Game at CenturyLink Field in Seattle, Wash., on Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014. Seattle Seahawks' Malcolm Smith (53) would intercept the pass in the end zone. Seattle defeats San Francisco 23-17. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group) ( JOSE CARLOS FAJARDO )