Seahawk Pittsburgh notes

The Pittsburgh Steelers will be looking to snap a four game losing streak their longest since 1999 when they visit the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday . The 2-5 Steelers are coming off a 33 to 21 loss to the St Louis Rams.

Mike Holmgren is just three wins shy of tying Sid Gillman (123) for 20th all-time in career victories...Seattle is one of three NFC teams (New Orleans, New York) to have four different receivers with at least 20 receptions..WRs Bobby Engram (.773, 4th) and Darrell Jackson (.760, 6th) both rank in the NFC's top six in first down/reception. Jackson has 21 career touchdown catches and is one away from passing Sam McCullum for the fifth-most in team history. TE Itula Mili became the Seahawks all-time leading tight end with 11 touchdown receptions (passing former TE and current Minnesota Vikings Head Coach Mike Tice (9) ...Mili had TD catches of 46 and 6 yards versus Cincinnati, his first multi-TD game...His 46 yarder was the longest TD of his career and the second longest reception..He finished with five catches for 80 yards...QB Matt Hasselbeck completed 26 of 43 passes for 347 yards, tying a career high with three TD passes (twice, last vs. KC 11/24/02)...Set a career high with three INTs...Marked his fifth game with at least 300 yards passing in his first 29 starts in Seattle...No other Seahawks QB had more 300-yard games in as few starts...It took Kreig 31 starts to pass for five 300-yard games.

-- RB Shaun Alexander has 11 career 100-yard rushing games, and needs one more to pass Ricky Watters for third-most in club history. ... LB Chad Brown recorded 30 sacks while playing with the Steelers from 1993-96, including a career-best 13 in 1996.

SEAHAWKS TEAM RANK: Rushing Offense -- 128.1 yards per game (10th); Passing Offense -- 211.7 ypg (14th); Total Offense -- 339.8 ypg (9th). Rushing Defense -- 115.4 ypg (17th); Passing Defense -- 195.0 ypg (14th); Total Defense -- 310.4 ypg (12th).

STEELERS TEAM RANK: Rushing Offense -- 84.9 yards per game (30th in NFL); Passing Offense -- 220.9 ypg (11th); Total Offense -- 305.8 ypg (22nd). Rushing Defense -- 90.6 ypg (5th); Passing Defense -- 181.9 ypg (8th); Total Defense -- 272.5 ypg (3rd).


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