Packers at Seahawks Week Three Capsule

GREEN BAY PACKERS (1-1) AT SEATTLE SEAHAWKS (1-1)

SERIES

PACKERS SEAHAWKS
SERIES LEADER 8-5  
STREAKS 5 of past 7  
COACHES VS. OPP. McCarthy: 4-1 Carroll: 0-2
LAST WEEK W 23-10 vs. Bears W 27-7 vs. Cowboys
LAST GAME 12/27/09: Seahawks 10 at Packers 48. Green Bay RB Ryan Grant rushes for 97 yards & 2 1st-half TDs as Packers build 24-3 halftime lead en route to victory.
LAST GAME AT SITE 10/12/08: Packers 27, Seahawks 17. Green Bay QB Aaron Rodgers passes for 208 yards with 2 TDs for 111.5 passer rating in road win.
BROADCAST ESPN (5:30 PM PT): Mike Tirico, Jon Gruden, Lisa Salters (Field reporter). Dial Global Radio: Kevin Harlan, Dan Fouts, Mark Malone (Field reporter). SIRIUS: 88 (DGR), 92 (GB), 93 (Sea.). XM: 88 (DGR), 225 (GB), 226 (Sea.).

STATS

PASSING Rodgers: 52-76-522-3-2-89.9 Wilson (R): 33-54-304-2-1-81.1
RUSHING Benson: 29-99-3.4-0 Lynch: 47-207 (1C)-4.4-1
RECEIVING Nelson: 11-148-13.5-0 Rice: 7-69-9.9-1
OFFENSE 322.5 284.5
TAKE/GIVE +1 +2
DEFENSE 272.5 (2C) 274.5 (3C)
SACKS Matthews: 6 (1L) Clemons: 1
INTs T. Williams: 2 (T2L) Browner, Sherman: 1
PUNTING Masthay: 47.9 Ryan: 50.0 (3C)
KICKING Crosby: 13 (4/4 PAT; 3/3 FG) Hauschka: 19 (4/4 PAT; 5/6 FG)

NOTES

PACKERS: QB AARON RODGERS is 2-0 vs. Sea., completing 33 of 53 (62.3 pct.) for 445 yards with 3 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 107.8 rating. Incl. playoffs, Packers have won past 18 starts when Rodgers has 100+ rating…RB CEDRIC BENSON rushed 11 times for 89 yards (8.1 avg.) & TD (43 yards) in last game vs. Sea. (11/18/07 with Chi.)…In career, WR JORDY NELSON has 21 rec. TDs & avg. 32.1 yards per TD. WR GREG JENNINGS has 15 catches for 266 yards (88.7 per game) & 3 TDs in past 3 meetings (incl. playoffs). Aims for 3rd MNF game in row with TD. WR-PR-KR RANDALL COBB is only player in NFL with 90+ rec. (97), 90+ PR (96), 90+ KR (94) & 25+ rush (28) yards. TE JERMICHAEL FINLEY has 25 catches for 389 yards (97.3 per game) & 3 TDs in past 4 on MNF…CB TRAMON WILLIAMS had 2 INTs last week. Since 2010 (incl. playoffs), leads NFL with 15 INTs. Since joining GB in 2006, DB CHARLES WOODSON has 38 INTs (2nd in NFL) & 9 INT-TDs (1st in NFL). LB CLAY MATTHEWS aims for 3rd in row with 2.5+ sacks…SEAHAWKS: Rookie QB RUSSELL WILSON recorded 112.7 rating last week & 1st career win…RB MARSHAWN LYNCH aims for 7th in row at home with 100+ rush yards. In past 6 at home, has rushed for 712 yards (118.7 per game) & 6 TDs. Since Nov. 2011, Lynch leads NFL with 1,148 rush yards. RB-PR-KR LEON WASHINGTON is 2nd in NFL with 38.3 KR avg. & ranks 2nd in NFC with 14.5 PR avg….WR SIDNEY RICE has rec. TD in 4 of 6 vs. GB. TE ANTHONY MC COY had 1st career TD catch (22 yards) last week. WR BRAYLON EDWARDS had 1st career TD (career-long 80 yards) vs. GB (9/18/05 with Cle.)…LB MALCOLM SMITH blocked punt last week & S JERON JOHNSON returned it for TD. DE CHRIS CLEMONS has 12 sacks in past 17. Aims for 3rd MNF game in row with sack. CB RICHARD SHERMAN has INT in 3 of past 5.


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