If K.J. Wright had simply fallen on the loose ball as it bounced, there would be no controversy hanging over the Seattle Seahawks.
Kam Chancellor punched the ball free from Detroit wide receiver Calvin Johnson at the 1-yard line when it appeared the Lions were going to take the lead, and the Seattle Seahawks held on for a 13-10 win on Monday night.
As part of the program he has built in Seattle, Pete Carroll insists that all games are equal and those with a higher profile carry no extra significance for the team.
The Seahawks face the Lions on Monday Night Football, and under Pete Carroll, Seattle is 13-2 in primetime games.
Many Seahawks fans probably took a little glee in seeing the Packers beat the rival 49ers Sunday afternoon, but there was one particular scene that likely brought an even larger smile.
Somewhere along the way, Richard Sherman has become a bit more subdued.
The Seattle Seahawks have downgraded running back Marshawn Lynch and defensive tackle Brandon Mebane to out for Monday night's game against the Detroit Lions.
Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch and nose tackle Brandon Mebane will be game-time decisions Monday night against the Detroit Lions.
Cliff Avril has experienced both ends of the spectrum during his NFL career.
With starting running back Marshawn Lynch bothered by a hamstring injury that will likely make him a game-time decision, the responsibility of being the primary ball carrier for the Seahawks falls to Rawls.
Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch will likely be a gametime decision for Seattle's Week 4 contest versus the Detroit Lions.
Seattle Seahawks rookie wide receiver Tyler Lockett was named the NFC's special teams player of the month for September on Thursday.
Seahawks rookie running back Thomas Rawls showed he's ready, willing, and able to carry the load for Seattle if he's needed.
Marshawn Lynch has suffered a hamstring injury and will not return for the Seattle Seahawks.
One burst of speed from rookie Tyler Lockett ignited Russell Wilson, Jimmy Graham and the rest of the Seattle Seahawks after a sleepy start against Chicago.