Seahawks-Panthers Capsule Preview

SEATTLE (5-5) at CAROLINA (6-4)

Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, FOX

OPENING LINE — Panthers by 3 1/2

RECORD VS. SPREAD — Seattle 6-3-1, Carolina 5-5

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SERIES RECORD — Seahawks lead series 8-4

LAST MEETING — Seahawks beat Panthers 40-7, Dec. 4, 2016

LAST WEEK — Seahawks beat Packers 27-24; Panthers lost to Lions 20-19

AP PRO32 RANKING — Seahawks No. 11, Panthers No. 9

SEAHAWKS OFFENSE — OVERALL (20), RUSH (1), PASS (27)

SEAHAWKS DEFENSE — OVERALL (11), RUSH (17), PASS (t-11)

PANTHERS OFFENSE — OVERALL (15), RUSH (7), PASS (22)

PANTHERS DEFENSE — OVERALL (13), RUSH (8), PASS (21)

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES —Seahawks QB Russell Wilson is 5-2 vs. Panthers, averaging 270.3 yards passing per game with 11 TDs and six INTs. … Wilson has nine TD passes and one interception for 136.7 QB rating in past three road games. … RBs Chris Carson, Mike Davis and Rashaad Penny lead NFL’s top-ranked rushing attack at 154.3 yards per game. … WR Tyler Lockett ran for 75-yard TD in last meeting. … TE Nick Vannett looks for third TD in four weeks. … DE Frank Clark has seven sacks in past five weeks, including two vs. Packers. … LB Bobby Wagner leads NFL in tackles since 2014 with 592. … Rams will clinch NFC West title if Seahawks lose. … Panthers have won 10 straight games at home. … Carolina has plus-10 turnover differential at home. … Panthers have gone 51 games without going to overtime. … QB Cam Newton has at least two TD passes in nine straight games. … In past four home games, Newton has 11 combined TDs and two INTs. …RB Christian McCaffrey has at least 100 yards from scrimmage in past three games. … WR D.J. Moore set Panthers rookie record with 157 yards receiving last week vs. Lions. … WR Curtis Samuel has three TDs in past three games at home. … TE Greg Olsen has four TDs in last five games. … DE Mario Addison has 7 ½ sacks and three forced fumbles in past eight home games. … CB Donte Jackson leads all rookies with four INTs. … K Graham Gano has made 39 straight FGs at home. His last miss was Oct. 10, 2016… Fantasy tip: In seven career games vs. Seahawks (including playoffs), Cam Newton has only six TDs passing with five interceptions and four fumbles. He’s averaged 185 yards passing.

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