Seattle has been full of nothing but Seahawks mania all week, but as far as the rest of the country goes, that just isn’t the case.
In fact, according to an analysis of Facebook team page likes, nearly every other county outside of Washington state leans toward the San Francisco 49ers.
The heat map above shows which team has the most Facebook likes in every county in the U.S. and clearly, the 49ers are the favorite. The darker the shade, the more the county leans one way or the other.
The Pacific Northwest is heavy in blue, but everyone else — with the exception of a few counties in Colorado, Minnesota and Wisconsin — appears to favor San Francisco.
On the other hand, Twitter is seeing more “@Seahawks” activity than “@49ers,” mentions, for what it’s worth:
— Twitter Sports (@TwitterSports) January 17, 2014
Here’s what how the AFC championship breaks down: