Sherman's sack in the fourth quarter was the first of his career. The Seahawks also got a key turnover when Kerley muffed a punt that was recovered by Kam Chancellor. Seattle capitalized on the turnover and took a 14-7 lead at halftime on Lynch's 1-yard plunge.

And at 6-4 heading in to their bye, the Seahawks know they're in the middle of the NFC playoff chase.

"I think we have the ability to take off right now," Wilson said.