Packers defense shines in first half versus Seahawks

Packers defense shines in first half versus Seahawks
Posted at 4:50 PM, Sep 10, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-10 18:06:55-04

The Packers defense brought the pressure in the first half against the Seahawks Sunday, holding Seattle to just a field goal.

Seattle led the Packers 3-0 at the half.

The Seahawks only picked up four first downs and 99 total yards in the first half. 

The Packers dominated the time of possession, too. The Seahawks only had the ball for 9:46. The Packers offense was in control for 20:16.

Aaron Rodgers was 14-22 in the first half for 153 yards and one interception. Randall Cobb led the way for receivers with 5 catches for 56 yards. 

The Seahawks defense stuffed the Packers run game, holding Green Bay to just 24 rushing yards.

Russell Wilson finished the first half 6-13 for 58 yards and led the Seahawks rushing efforts with one carry for 29 yards.