GREEN BAY (8-8-1) during SEATTLE (16-3)
Thursday, 8:30 p.m. ET, NBC
OPENING LINE — Seahawks by 5 1/2
RECORD VS. SPREAD (2013) — Green Bay 6-10, Seattle 11-5
SERIES RECORD — Packers lead 10-6
LAST MEETING — Seahawks kick Packers 14-12, Sept. 24, 2012
AP PRO32 RANKING — Packers No. 4, Seahawks No. 1
PACKERS OFFENSE — OVERALL (3), RUSH (7), PASS (6)
PACKERS DEFENSE — OVERALL (25), RUSH (25), PASS (24)
SEAHAWKS OFFENSE — OVERALL (17), RUSH (4), PASS (26)
SEAHAWKS DEFENSE — OVERALL (1), RUSH (7T), PASS (1)
STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES — First assembly given doubtful “Fail Mary” touchdown locate by Golden Tate on final play to give Seattle 14-12 feat dual seasons ago. Call was done by deputy officials and helped lead to fortitude between joining and unchanging officials. … Second time in 4 seasons Packers are personification in deteriorate opener; non-stop 2011 opposite Saints. … Only dual highway teams have won NFL kickoff diversion given 2002. … Third true deteriorate Packers are opening opposite group from NFC West. … Since 2008, QB Aaron Rodgers has second-highest passer rating (101.7) and second-most touchdowns (90) on road. … RB Eddie Lacy led NFL rookies with 1,178 yards rushing final season, won Offensive Rookie of year honors. … Rookie Corey Linsley to start during core after J.C. Tretter harm knee dual weeks ago. … LB Julius Peppers to make Green Bay entrance after spending final 4 seasons with Chicago. … LB Clay Matthews returning from ride injury. Had 7 ½ sacks in 11 games final season. … S Micah Hyde creation initial start after personification CB final season. Packers also drafted Ha Ha Clinton-Dix to accelerate reserve play. … Seahawks have forsaken dual of final 3 deteriorate openers. … Seahawks 9-1 in prime-time regular-season games underneath manager Pete Carroll. … Russell Wilson one of 4 QBs to win Super Bowl pretension in initial or second deteriorate in league. Wilson’s 24 regular-season wins many by QB in initial dual seasons. … Seattle’s starting offense scored on 11 of 13 security during preseason, including 9 touchdowns. … RB Marshawn Lynch leads NFL with 19 100-yard rushing games given 2011. … WR Percy Harvin seemed in usually one 2013 regular-season diversion recuperating from hip surgery, though had 7 receptions and averaged 13.1 yards per locate in singular preseason action. … Rookie Justin Britt removing start during RT after winning pursuit in training camp. … DT Kevin Williams creation Seattle entrance after 12 seasons and 5 All-Pro selections in Minnesota. … CB Richard Sherman leads NFL with 20 interceptions given 2011. … K Steven Hauschka done 41 of 43 FGs final season, playoffs included. Of a dual misses, one was blocked, other strike upright.
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