Seattle vs Arizona Recap - Cardinals Win 23-20
|Seattle vs Arizona Recap - Cardinals Win 23-20|
Larry Fitzgerald inflicted damage on the Seattle secondary, getting 149 receiving yards as Arizona defeated the Seahawks 23-20 at University of Phoenix Stadium.
Arizona won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 40.5.
John Skelton completed 22 of 40 pass attempts for 271 yards and 1 TD for the Cardinals in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Seahawks defense.
Marshawn Lynch rushed for 86 yards for Seattle, while Leon Washington added 78 yards. Tarvaris Jackson threw for 222 yards for the Seahawks, while receivers Ricardo Lockette and Golden Tate had 61 and 46 yards respectively.
Seattle was outgained by Arizona 388-369 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-19 by the Cardinals.
Seattle lost the time of possession battle 35:19/33:42, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.