Past meetings of Russell Wilson and Aaron Rodgers, recent Seahawks-Packers games, have been immortalized inside Seattle’s team headquarters. Will what essentially is a playoff-elimination game Thursday be another classic?
Offensive coordinator Brian Schottenheimer on Russell Wilson’s day in L.A., Seahawks’ running-back situation after Rashaad Penny’s breakout game, Chris Carson starting Thursday against Green Bay after missing the Rams game.
The Seahawks had good injury in a short preparation week for Thursday night’s pivotal game against Green Bay. Chris Carson and D.J. Fluker are “full speed,” coach Pete Carroll says, and ready to return after missing last weekend’s loss at the Rams. But Pro Bowl linebacker K.J. Wright is doubtful.
After consulting with the NFLPA and inspecting the field at Azteca Stadium, sub-standard conditions have forced the NFL to move Monday night’s Chiefs-Rams game from Estadio Azteca in Mexico City to Los Angeles.
For the fifth straight regular season _ and the seventh time overall since 2012 _ Green Bay and Seattle will meet again on Thursday night, but this time it's positioning in a jumbled NFC playoff picture at stake.