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Buccaneers-Seahawks Capsule

By The Associated Press
    2013-10-31 12:20

TAMPA BAY (0-7) at SEATTLE (7-1)

Sunday, 4:05 p.m. ET, Fox

OPENING LINE - Seahawks by 16 1/2

RECORD VS. SPREAD - Tampa Bay 1-6, Seattle 5-3

SERIES RECORD - Seahawks lead 7-4

LAST MEETING - Buccaneers beat Seahawks 38-15, Dec. 26, 2010

LAST WEEK - Buccaneers lost to Panthers 31-13; Seahawks beat Rams 14-9

AP PRO32 RANKING - Buccaneers No. 31, Seahawks No. 1 (tie)

BUCCANEERS OFFENSE - OVERALL (31), RUSH (21), PASS (26)

BUCCANEERS DEFENSE - OVERALL (14), RUSH (7), PASS (19)

SEAHAWKS OFFENSE - OVERALL (15), RUSH (4), PASS (28)

SEAHAWKS DEFENSE - OVERALL (2), RUSH (15), PASS (3)

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES - First meeting between teams since Week 16 of 2010 season, Pete Carroll's first with Seahawks. Bucs and Seahawks played every season between 2006-2010, with Bucs winning last three. ... Seahawks QB Russell Wilson was at North Carolina State for two seasons with Buccaneers QB Mike Glennon as his backup. Glennon was given starting job for 2011 season when Wilson had transferred to Wisconsin as a graduate student. ... Glennon is completing 58.6 percent of passes and has thrown for nearly 1,000 yards in first four NFL starts. ... RB Doug Martin (shoulder) may miss second straight game. ... Rookie RB Mike James had 39 yards rushing on 10 carries in first start last week. ... LT Donald Penn expected to start 100th consecutive game, all with Bucs. ... WR Vincent Jackson 10th in NFL with 89 yards receiving per game. ... LB Lavonte David is only player in NFL with 50 or more tackles, five or more sacks and interception. Had 12 tackles last week vs. Carolina. David also ranks third in NFL with 11 tackles for loss. ... CB Darrelle Revis and Seahawks CB Richard Sherman engaged in Twitter argument during offseason over elite cornerbacks. Will be first time pair have been on field in same game. Revis has one interception and six passes defensed. Sherman has four interceptions - tied for league lead - and eight passes defensed. ... Seahawks' defense allowed 200 yards rushing to Rams last week. First team to reach 200 against Seattle since Adrian Peterson and Vikings last November. ... Seahawks have 10 sacks past two games. ... Wilson's 10 completions vs. Rams his second fewest of season and fifth time in career with 10 or fewer completions in game. ... Wilson now 14-2 in last 16 regular-season games. ... RB Marshawn Lynch with only eight carries vs. Rams, fewest since early in 2011 season. ... WR Sidney Rice out for the season with a torn ACL in his knee. Rice had 15 receptions and was tied for team lead with three TDs. ... WR Golden Tate had five receptions and two TDs vs. Rams. ... LB Bruce Irvin had first career interception against Rams. Also had forced fumble and sack. ... Seahawks trying for 12th straight win at home that would match franchise record.

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