SEATTLE (AP) — A team in mourning was no match for one with so much to gain.

Seattle’s Shaun Alexander ran for 139 yards and three touchdowns — including a rare TD receiving — to tie Priest Holmes’ NFL record of 27 touchdowns in a season. That helped the Seahawks clinch NFC home-field advantage Saturday with a 28-13 victory over the injured, resting and reflective Indianapolis Colts.

The Colts, who already own home field in the AFC playoffs, were without coach Tony Dungy. Dungy is in Tampa, Fla., where his son died Thursday in an apparent suicide.

Alexander, the NFL rushing leader, also became the 16th NFL player to eclipse 1,800 yards rushing in a season.

The Seahawks’ 11th straight victory came against a depleted Indianapolis team without Pro Bowlers Marvin Harrison, Cato June and Bob Sanders — and with Pro Bowl quarterback Peyton Manning playing just one quarter.

Indy also rested Pro Bowl defensive end Dwight Freeney. He not listed on the injury report, but did not start and played little.

The Seahawks (13-2) also set a franchise record for wins in a season.

Meanwhile, the Colts (13-2) set off for Tampa, Fla., to rejoin Dungy for Tuesday’s funeral. Their coach has been there since Thursday, hours after his 18-year-old son James was found dead. First-year assistant head coach Jim Caldwell is filling in for Dungy indefinitely.

A capacity crowd of approximately 67,000 observed a moment of silence for the Dungy family before the game. When it concluded, the scene turned into another normal NFL game day as the home crowd heartily booed the visitors.

Alexander’s first score came on Seattle’s first possession after Indianapolis and Manning had taken a 3-0 lead. Alexander bowled through Jason David on an 18-yard run to the Colts 2. Then he jogged untouched into the end zone behind Pro Bowl left guard Steve Hutchinson, who blew June’s replacement, Gilbert Gardner, 3 yards into the end zone.

After the score, the usually theatrical Alexander simply pointed to the sky with his right arm extended and the ball cradled in his left arm.

Alexander’s second score came on the opening drive of the second half and gave Seattle a 21-6 lead. Matt Hasselbeck looked at two other receivers in the end zone, then found Indianapolis had left Alexander, owner of 14 catches in 14 games, alone in the flat. He caught Hasselbeck’s short pass and easily beat rookie reserve Kelvin Hayden to the goal line for his 26th touchdown and first scoring reception since Dec. 12, 2004 at Minnesota.

He tied the record with a 1-yard run with 3:28 remaining after coach Mike Holmgren reinserted Alexanders, who appeared to be done for the day.

Hasselbeck also threw a 15-yard touchdown pass to tight end Jerramy Stevens in the second quarter. The NFC’s passing efficiency leader was 17-for-21 for 168 yards and the two scores. He has 24 touchdown throws and just nine interceptions this season.

Manning played the first quarter before yielding as promised to backup Jim Sorgi. Manning completed 9 of 12 throws for 116 yards in a rare cameo. But the Colts couldn’t turn that production into touchdowns. They stalled at the Seattle 5 and settled for Mike Vanderjagt’s 24-yard field goal. Manning’s second drive ended when Vanderjagt had his 31-yard try blocked.

Sorgi, throwing his first passes since a meaningless 2004 regular-season finale at Denver, completed 22 of 31 throws for 237 yards and a late touchdown to Troy Walters.

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