The facts: The Seahawks fell to 6-9 with a 38-15 road defeat to the Tampa Bay Bucs in Week 16.
The upside: Even the worst defeats tend to feature a bright spot or two.
Seattle remains in position to win the NFC West title and advance to the playoffs.
Quarterback Matt Hasselbeck appeared to be bouncing back from a rough outing against Atlanta the previous week. He led a touchdown drive early in the game before exiting with a hip injury.
Defensive tackle Craig Terrill tied Joe Nash's team record with his ninth career blocked field-goal attempt.
Leon Washington scored on a 16-yard run during his only carry on offense.
The Seahawks went for it twice on fourth down and made it both times.
Seattle scored touchdowns on both red zone possessions.
Chris Clemons collected a half-sack, giving him 10.5 sacks for the season.
Looking ahead: The Seahawks face the St. Louis Rams at home in Week 17. Kickoff is at 8:20 p.m. on NBC.