Dwight Schrute predicts Seahawks will beat 'Whiners'

Seahawks fan Rainn Wilson tweets that Seattle will beat the 'Whiners.' (Seahawks Twitter)
Rainn Wilson tweets that the Seahawks will beat the 'Whiners.' (Seahawks Twitter)

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Rainn Wilson, known to most folks as Dwight Schrute, faithful Dunder Mifflin paper merchant and beet farmer, is a Seahawks fan. We know this because Wilson, a Seattle native, doesn't hide that fact (back in 2010, Pete Carroll's first year on the job, Wilson offered to coach the team). On Sunday, Wilson tweeted that the Seahawks would defeat the "Whiners" in the NFC Championship game.

The Seahawks happily responded with this:

Neither 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh nor his $8 Walmart khakis were available for comment.

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Ryan Wilson has been an NFL writer for CBS Sports since June 2011, and he's covered five Super Bowls in that time. Ryan previously worked at AOL's FanHouse from start to finish, and Football Outsiders... Full Bio

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