The 25th team in this 32-part series for Yahoo! Sports. Check out the entire piece on this link.

 Apparently, they are not laughing anymore.

That would be not only in regards to the Seattle Seahawks but also the entire NFC West. But the latter is a topic for another time. 

 Head coach Pete Carroll's third season in the Pacific Northwest finally resulted in a winning campaign as the Seahawks finished 11-5 and grabbed a wild-card berth in 2012. And Carroll and company were mere seconds away from a trip to the NFC title game if not for some late heroics by Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan.