Seahawks at Packers NFL Week Two Capsule

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS (0-1) AT GREEN BAY PACKERS (1-0)

SERIES

SEAHAWKS PACKERS
SERIES LEADER 8-7
STREAKS 3 of past 5
COACHES VS. OPP. Pete Carroll: 3-2 Mike McCarthy: 3-4
LAST WEEK L 34-31 (OT) at Rams W 31-23 at Bears
LAST REG. SEA. GAME 9/4/14: Packers 16 at Seahawks 36. Seattle RB Marshawn Lynch rushes for 110 yards & 2 TDs. Seahawks QB Russell Wilson throws for 191 yards & 2 TDs (110.9 rating).
LAST GAME AT SITE 12/27/09: Packers 48, Seahawks 10. Green Bay RB Ryan Grant rushes for 97 yards & 2 TDs. Packers QB Aaron Rodgers throws for 237 yards & TD.
REFEREE Gene Steratore
BROADCAST NBC (7:30 PM CT): Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth, Michele Tafoya (field reporter). Westwood One: Kevin Kugler, James Lofton. SIRIUS: 83 (Sea.), 81 (GB). XM: 226 (Sea.), 225 (GB).

STATS

PASSING Wilson: 32-41-251-1-1-90.1 Rodgers: 18-23-189-3 (T1C)-0-140.5 (1C)
RUSHING Lynch: 18-73-4.1-0 Lacy: 19-85-4.5-1 (T2C)
RECEIVING Kearse: 8 (T3C)-76-9.5-0 Cobb: 5-38-7.6-1
OFFENSE 343.0 322.0
TAKE/GIVE +2 (T2C) +1
DEFENSE 352.0 402.0
SACKS Bennett, C. Williams: 1 Peppers: 1.5
INTs Matthews: 1 (T1L)
PUNTING Ryan: 51.8 (2C) Masthay: 48.5
KICKING Hauschka: 11 (2/2 PAT; 3/3 FG) Crosby: 7 (4/4 PAT; 1/1 FG)

NOTES

REMATCH of last year’s NFC Champ Game (Sea. 28-22, OT)…SEAHAWKS: As starter, QB RUSSELL WILSON is 42-15 (.737). Is 3-0 vs. GB (incl. playoffs)…Since 2011 (incl. playoffs), RB MARSHAWN LYNCH leads NFL with 6,214 rush yards & 56 rush TDs. Last year vs. GB (incl. NFC Champ), rushed for 267 yards (133.5 per game) & 3 TDs…WR DOUG BALDWIN had 6 catches for 106 yards in NFC Champ. WR JERMAINE KEARSE had GW 35-yard rec. TD in OT in NFC Champ. Since 2011, TE JIMMY GRAHAM leads NFL TEs in catches (361) & yards (4,447) & ties for 1st in TDs (47). Rookie PR TYLER LOCKETT had 57-yard PR-TD last week…CB RICHARD SHERMAN leads NFL with 26 INTs since 2011 (incl. playoffs). Had INT in NFC Champ. S EARL THOMAS is only player in NFL with 400+ tackles (420), 16+ INTs (16) & 8+ FF (9) since 2010. DE CLIFF AVRIL aims for 5th in row vs. GB with sack. DE MICHAEL BENNETT had 2 sacks & FF vs. GB on 9/4/14. CB CARY WILLIAMS had sack, FF & FR-TD last week…PACKERS: QB AARON RODGERS has 41 TDs, 0 INTs & 124.4 rating in past 17 at home (incl. playoffs). At home, has 512 consecutive att. & 41 TDs in row w/out INT (incl. playoffs). Last INT at home was 12/2/12. Last year was 9-0 at home (incl. playoffs) with 132.2 rating (28 TDs, 0 INTs)…RB EDDIE LACY has 99+ scrimmage yards in 10 consecutive games. In past 8 at home (incl. playoffs), has 895 scrimmage yards (111.9 per game) & 8 TDs…WR RANDALL COBB aims for 3rd in row vs. Sea. with TD (incl. NFC Champ). WR JAMES JONES had 2 TDs last week…LB CLAY MATTHEWS had sack in NFC Champ. Had 42-yard INT in Week 1. LB JULIUS PEPPERS is only player in NFL history with 100+ sacks (127) & 10+ INTs (11). Has 3.5 sacks in past 4 vs. Sea. (incl. playoffs). In 2 meetings last year, S HA HA CLINTON-DIX had 2 INTs, sack & FR.


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