SEATTLE SEAHAWKS (0-1)
AT GREEN BAY PACKERS (1-0)
KICKOFF: 7:30 p.m.
LAST REGULAR-SEASON GAME: 9/4/14 — Packers 16 at Seahawks 36. Seattle RB Marshawn Lynch rushes for 110 yards and 2 TDs. Seahawks QB Russell Wilson throws for 191 yards and 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 and 2 TDs. Packers QB Aaron Rodgers throws for 237 yards and TD.
REFEREE: Gene Steratore
BROADCAST: NBC — Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth, Michele Tafoya (field reporter). Westwood One: Kevin Kugler, James Lofton. SIRIUS: 83 (Seattle), 81 (Green Bay). XM: 226 (Seattle), 225 (Green Bay).
SEAHAWKS NOTES: As starter, QB Russell Wilson is 42-15 (.737). Is 3-0 vs. Green Bay (including playoffs)…Since 2011 (including playoffs), RB Marshawn Lynch leads NFL with 6,214 rushing yards and 56 rushing TDs. Last year vs. Green Bay (including NFC Championship), rushed for 267 yards (133.5 per game) and 3 TDs…WR Doug Baldwin had 6 catches for 106 yards in NFC Championship. WR Jermaine Kearse had game-winning 35-yard receiving TD in OT in NFC Championship. Since 2011, TE Jimmy Graham leads NFL TEs in catches (361) and yards (4,447) and ties for 1st in TDs (47). Rookie receiver Tyler Lockett had 57-yard punt-return touchdown last week…CB Richard Sherman leads NFL with 26 INTs since 2011 (including playoffs). Had interception in NFC Championship. S Earl Thomas is only player in NFL with 400-plus tackles (420), 16-plus INTs (16) and 8-plus forced fumbles (9) since 2010. DE Cliff Avril aims for 5th in row vs. Green Bay with sack. DE Michael Bennett had 2 sacks and forced fumble vs. Green Bay on 9/4/14. CB Cary Williams had sack, forced fumble and fumble-return touchdown last week.
PACKERS NOTES: QB Aaron Rodgers has 41 TDs, 0 INTs and 124.4 rating in past 17 at home (including playoffs). At home, has 512 consecutive attempts and 41 TDs in row without INT (including playoffs). Last interception at home was Dec. 2, 2012. Last year was 9-0 at home (including playoffs) with 132.2 rating (28 TDs, 0 INTs)…RB Eddie Lacy has 99-plus scrimmage yards in 10 consecutive games. In past 8 at home (including playoffs), has 895 scrimmage yards (111.9 per game) and 8 TDs…WR Randall Cobb aims for 3rd in row vs. Seattle with TD (including NFC Championship). WR James Jones had 2 TDs last week…LB Clay Matthews had sack in NFC Championship. Had 42-yard INT in Week 1. LB Julius Peppers is only player in NFL history with 100-plus sacks (127) and 10-plus INTs (11). Has 3.5 sacks in past 4 vs. Seattle (including playoffs). In two meetings last year, S HaHa Clinton-Dix had 2 INTs, sack and fumble recovery.
|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|
|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|
|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)|