Recap - Seahawks Defeat Tampa Bay 27-24
|Recap - Seahawks Defeat Tampa Bay 27-24|
The Buccaneers had no answer for Marshawn Lynch on Sunday as the Seahawks rolled to a 27-24 win at CenturyLink Field.
The Seahawks earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 16-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 40.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Russell Wilson completed 19 of 26 pass attempts for 217 yards and 2 TDs for the Seahawks in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Buccaneers defense.
Mike James rushed for 158 yards for Tampa Bay, while Brian Leonard added 20 yards. Mike Glennon threw for 168 yards for the Buccaneers, while receivers Tim Wright and Brian Leonard had 58 and 48 yards respectively.
Tampa Bay was outgained by Seattle 415-350 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-24 by the Seahawks.
Tampa Bay led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 36:37/30:12 split in that important category.
Seattle looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Falcons. The Buccaneers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Miami.