Marshawn Lynch’s return to the Seahawks isn’t a symbolic one.  The former Pro Bowler is expected to play on Sunday night against the 49ers.

According to NFL insider Ian Rapoport, Lynch is expected to get 10 to 15 carries during the biggest game of the season for Seattle.  The winner takes the NFC West title, the loser drops to the 5th seed. 

RELATED: Russell Wilson is Excited About Marshawn Lynch’s Return to Seattle

Lynch hasn’t played in over a year, but by all accounts looked really good in practice.

Flip the Page to read the report: