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Seahawks defense back on top after 3-game win streak

RENTON, Wash. (AP) It may not have looked that way earlier in the season, but the Seattle Seahawks are back to being an elite defense.

Seattle is tied for the league lead in scoring defense after Sunday's 24-7 romp over the New York Giants. The Seahawks are allowing just 15.7 points per game, tied with Jacksonville for the league lead. They've given up a combined 244 yards rushing in the past three games, including just 46 yards on the ground in rolling past New York.

It's no surprise the Seahawks have won three straight because their defense is back playing at the level that has become their standard.

NFC West Division
Los Angeles 520.714
Seattle 420.667
Arizona 340.429
San Francisco 070.000
Full Standings
Pass Yds: R. Wilson1556
Pass TDs: R. Wilson11
Rush Yds: C. Carson208
Rush TDs: J. McKissic1
Rec Yds: D. Baldwin376
Rec TDs: P. Richardson3
Int: J. Coleman1
Sacks: M. Bennett4.0
Offense (Rank)
Yards: 2113 (21)
Passing Yards: 1556 (19)
Rushing Yards: 650 (23)
Points per game: 22.3 (14)
Yards per game: 352.2 (13)
Touchdowns: 13 (19)
Field Goals: 10 (21)
Defense (Rank)
Yards: 1827 (5)
Passing Yards: 1214 (4)
Rushing Yards: 682 (13)
Points per game: 15.7 (1)
Yards per game: 304.5 (8)
Touchdowns: 9 (2)
Field Goals: 10 (12)
Date Player Transactions
10/20 C. Avril on IR neck
10/16 J. Forrest pract. squad add
10/7 J. March-Lillard cut
10/7 B. Jackson active/prac. squad
10/2 Q. Jefferson active/prac. squad
10/2 C. Carson on IR broken leg, high ankle sprain
10/1 K. Brent pract. squad del
9/30 T. Powell pract. squad add
9/27 J. March-Lillard acquired from waiver
9/27 K. Brent pract. squad add
Date Player Status
10/22 L. Joeckel knee (Out)
10/22 J. Lane groin (Out)
10/22 M. Bennett heel (Questionable)
10/22 N. Jones knee (Questionable)
10/22 C. Prosise ankle (Questionable)
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