The Seahawks and Texans got here into the 2017 season with expectations they’d be defense-first groups that may generally battle to attain factors.
That’s been the case for the Seahawks for stretches of the season, however Deshaun Watson‘s arrival and defensive accidents have modified the way in which the Texans have performed this 12 months. The Seahawks have been in a position to preserve tempo within the first half on Sunday and the rating is tied at 21 after 30 minutes of play.
Watson and Russell Wilson every have two landing pbades and so they’ve each gone again to the identical receiver for every rating. Will Fuller now has seven touchdowns within the final 4 Texans video games as he’s been the largest particular person beneficiary of Watson’s ascension to the beginning lineup. Paul Richardson has caught each touchdowns for Seattle and he’s now scored thrice within the final two video games.
Lamar Miller additionally scored for Houston and Earl Thomas jumped a cross to DeAndre Hopkins that changed into a 78-yard interception return for Seattle’s first landing of the day. The Seahawks have additionally sacked Watson twice, however the rookie hasn’t wilted in his first go to to CenturyLink Area and that units up for an thrilling second half.