Updated Nov 8, 2012 - 12:38 pm
NFL Capsule: Jets at Seahawks
(AP) - NEW YORK JETS (3-5) At SEATTLE (5-4)
Sunday, 4:05 p.m., CBS
OPENING LINE _ Seahawks by 6 1/2.
RECORD VS. SPREAD _ New York 5-3; Seattle 6-3
SERIES RECORD _ Seahawks lead 9-8
AP PRO32 RANKING _ Jets No. 24; Seahawks No. 11
LAST MEETING _ Seahawks beat Jets 13-3, Dec. 21, 2008
LAST WEEK _ Jets had bye; Seahawks beat Vikings 30-20
JETS OFFENSE _ OVERALL (27), RUSH (14), PASS (25T)
JETS DEFENSE _ OVERALL (16), RUSH (29), PASS (6)
SEAHAWKS OFFENSE _ OVERALL (29), RUSH (7), PASS (31)
SEAHAWKS DEFENSE _ OVERALL (4), RUSH (11), PASS (7)
STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES _ Last meeting between teams snapped Seahawks five-game losing streak and was Mike Holmgren's final home game as Seattle coach. ... Jets coach Rex Ryan has never faced Seahawks as head coach. ... Jets 1-2 coming off bye under Ryan. ... QB Mark Sanchez to face former college coach Pete Carroll for first time. ... Jets have lost four of last five, worst stretch with Sanchez at QB since midway through rookie season in 2009. ... Sanchez has thrown five TDs and five INTs and has QB rating of 69.7 over last five games. ... Rookie WR Stephen Hill has three TDs among his 14 receptions. He's tied for second in league for TD catches by a rookie. ... LB Bart Scott expected to play after missing Oct. 28 game vs. Miami, snapping streak of 116 straight games played. ... CB Antonio Cromartie tied for second in AFC with three interceptions. ... Jets have failed to force a turnover In four of eight games this season. ... Jets being outscored in every quarter, including 44-28 in first. ... Second time this season Seahawks have played consecutive home games. ... RB Marshawn Lynch No. 2 rusher in NFL with 881 yards, including his fifth 100-yard game last week vs. Minnesota. With 119 more yards would become first Seahawks RB with consecutive 1,000-yard seasons since Shaun Alexander in 2004 and '05. ... In seven career games vs. Jets, Lynch has topped 100 yards once, Dec. 14, 2008, when he ran for 127. ... Lynch has rushed for at least 85 yards in 16 of past 18 games. ... QB Russell Wilson coming off 127.3 passer rating last week vs. Vikings, his third time with rating higher than 110. Of five rookie starting QBs, Wilson only one to have three games with passer rating above 110. ... WR Golden Tate had second two-touchdown game of season last week vs. Vikings. Has five TDs this season, surpassing career total entering this year. ...RB/KR Leon Washington to face former team for first time since being traded. Washington scored 19 touchdowns in four seasons with Jets. ... Seahawks had four sacks against Vik ings QB Christian Ponder last week, most since Week 5 at Carolina. ... Rookie DE Bruce Irvin had 1/2-sack vs. Vikings and now leads NFC rookies with five sacks.
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