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49ers-Seahawks Preview Capsule

November 29, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (2-9) at SEATTLE (6-5)

Sunday, 4:25 p.m. EST, Fox

OPENING LINE — Seahawks by 8

RECORD VS. SPREAD — San Francisco 3-8, Seattle 6-3-2

SERIES RECORD —Seahawks lead 24-15

LAST MEETING — Seahawks beat 49ers 24-13, Nov. 26, 2017

LAST WEEK -- 49ers lost to the Buccaneers 27-9; Seahawks beat Panthers 30-27

AP PRO32 RANKING — 49ers No. 30, Seahawks No. 10.

49ERS OFFENSE — OVERALL (17), RUSH (5), PASS (24).

49ERS DEFENSE — OVERALL (11), RUSH (10), PASS (17).

SEAHAWKS OFFENSE — OVERALL (16), RUSH (1), PASS (26).

SEAHAWKS DEFENSE — OVERALL (16), RUSH (22), PASS (13T).

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES — Game originally schedule for Sunday night but was flexed to afternoon start. ... Seahawks have won eight straight and 10 of past 11 vs. 49ers. ... ... Teams play twice in 14 days. ... Return of CB Richard Sherman to Seattle after seven seasons with Seahawks. ... QB Nick Mullens to make his fourth start. He struggled throwing for season-low 221 yards and two interceptions in loss to Bucs. ... RB Matt Breida second in NFL averaging 5.81 yards per rush, sixth in NFC with 738 yards rushing. ... 49ers have rushed for at least 100 yards in nine of 11 games, most in NFL. ... George Kittle ranks third in NFL among tight ends with 56 receptions and 823 yards receiving. He has 29 receptions in his past five games. ... WR Marquise Goodwin has three TD catches in past two road games. ... Rookie WR Dante Pettis played in college at Washington. He had career-high 77 yards receiving in last game. ... LB Fred Warner one of four rookies with 80 or more tackles. Warner has 84. ... Sherman had 32 INTs during his seven seasons in Seattle, most in NFL during that span. He has zero interceptions and four passes defensed this season. ... Seahawks begin stretch with four of final five at home. ... Seahawks 26-13 in regular-season games in December/January under Pete Carroll. ... QB Russell Wilson threw for season-high 339 yards last week vs. Panthers. ... Wilson and Drew Brees only two QBs with at least 25 TD passes and five or fewer interceptions this season. ... Wilson has led fourth-quarter comebacks in last two games and has 26 fourth-quarter or overtime comebacks in career. ... Seahawks’ streak of seven straight games of 150 yards rushing snapped last week by Panthers. First time since Week 2 Seahawks held under 100 yards rushing. ... RB Chris Carson needs 365 yards rushing to be first 1,000-yard rusher for Seattle since 2014. ... WR Tyler Lockett has set career high with eight TD catches. ... Lockett had 107 yards receiving vs. Panthers. ... WR David Moore coming off first career 100-yard receiving game. ... DE Frank Clark needs one sack to set career high; he has 10. ... LB Bobby Wagner has eight or more tackles in five straight games. He had 11 tackles vs. Panthers. ... S Bradley McDougald’s interception vs. Panthers was Seahawks first forced takeaway since Week 8 vs. Lions. ... Fantasy tip: Seattle’s run defense has dropped to 22nd giving up 121.4 yards per game. If 49ers are going to stay close, they’ll need big game from Breida.

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