What it means: The Seahawks (14-4) came up with the biggest comeback in championship game history and won after trailing 16-0 in the third quarter. The Seahawks won it on a 35-yard touchdown pass from Russell Wilson to Jermaine Kearse in overtime. The Seahawks have a chance to become the first team in 10 years to win back-to-back Super Bowls. Wilson was moved to tears when talking about the comeback with sideline reporter Erin Andrews after the game.
All about the ball? That's coach Pete Carroll's mantra, but the Seahawks had four first-half turnovers and five overall but still won. They had only 14 turnovers (third-best in the league) all season entering the game. The four turnovers were the most in the first half for Seattle since Week 12 of 2006. And guess whom that was against? The Packers.
Zero to hero for Wilson: Wilson had a career-worst four interceptions but led the Seahawks to two fourth-quarter touchdowns in the final two minutes of regulation and the winning throw to Kearse, who was the target on all four interceptions.
Game ball: To Marshawn Lynch, who rushed for 157 yards on 25 carries, including a 24-yard touchdown that gave the Seahawks a 20-19 lead late in the fourth quarter before the two-point conversion. It was his fifth 100-yard game in the postseason.
Fabulous fake: Punter Jon Ryan, who wasn't punting, and backup offensive tackle Garry Gilliam, who wasn't blocking, changed the momentum of the game on a fake field goal for a touchdown. Ryan was holding for a would-be field-goal attempt. He rolled to his left and found Gilliam wide-open for a 19-yard score that made it 16-7 Green Bay in the third quarter. Gilliam played tight end three years at Penn State and had lined up as a tackle-eligible several times this season, but that was the first time the ball was thrown to him.
One-and-done at Sherman: Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers did not throw one pass at Seattle cornerback Richard Sherman in the season opener. The first pass he threw Sherman's way Sunday turned into a Sherman interception in the end zone. Sherman didn't have an interception in the 2012 or 2013 playoffs but has had one in each playoff game this year. The cornerback had an injury in the second half but continued to play.
What's next: The Seahawks have a week at home before heading to Arizona for the Super Bowl at University of Phoenix Stadium. Seattle has won the past two times it has played in that stadium, defeating the Arizona Cardinals this year and last year. Like last year, the Seahawks are playing the Super Bowl in a stadium where they won a game in December. Last season it was a 23-0 victory over the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium.