Seattle vs Arizona Recap - Cardinals Win 20-16
|Seattle vs Arizona Recap - Cardinals Win 20-16|
The Cardinals grabbed a Week 1 victory over the Seahawks on Sunday, winning 20-16 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 underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 41.5.
John Skelton completed 14 of 28 pass attempts for 149 yards and 0 TDs for the Cardinals in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Seahawks defense.
Marshawn Lynch rushed for 85 yards for Seattle, while Russell Wilson added 20 yards. Russell Wilson threw for 153 yards for the Seahawks, while receivers Braylon Edwards and Zach Miller had 43 and 40 yards respectively.
Arizona lost the time of possession battle 33:34/26:26, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Arizona takes its act on the road to face New England looking for another win. For Seattle, they head home to face Dallas.