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Seattle 17, Philadelphia 9
When: 1:00 PM ET, Sunday, November 24, 2019
Where: Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Temperature: 40°
Head Official: Walt Anderson
Attendance: 69796

Rashaad Penny rushed for a career-high 129 yards and a touchdown as the Seattle Seahawks defeated the host Philadelphia Eagles, 17-9, on a windy Sunday afternoon.

Seattle's defense, without All-Pro defensive end Jadeveon Clowney because of a hip injury, forced five turnovers -- four by Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz (two interceptions, two fumbles).

The Eagles' offense struggled without four starters sidelined by injury -- running back Jordan Howard (shoulder), wide receivers Alshon Jeffery (ankle) and Nelson Agholor (knee) and All-Pro right tackle Lane Johnson (concussion).

Philadelphia's only touchdown came on a 2-yard pass from Wentz to tight end Zach Ertz with 20 seconds remaining.

Wentz completed 33 of 45 passes for 256 yards for the Eagles (5-6), who suffered their second straight defeat. Miles Sanders rushed for 63 yards on 12 carries and Ertz caught 12 passes for 91 yards.

Russell Wilson was 13 of 25 for 200 yards and a touchdown for the Seahawks (9-2), who remained unbeaten in six road games this season.

Penny, a first-round draft choice in 2018, had just one other 100-yard game, with 108 last season against the Los Angeles Rams. He had 14 carries over the previous three games before carrying 14 times Sunday and more than doubled his best output of the season, 62 yards at Pittsburgh in Week 2.

Penny's 58-yard touchdown run with 11:56 remaining effectively sealed the victory, giving Seattle a 14-point lead.

The Seahawks' other touchdown came on a 33-yard pass from Wilson to Malik Turner on a flea flicker in the first quarter. Wilson pitched the ball to Chris Carson, who started running around right end before spinning and throwing the ball back to Wilson. Turner split the Eagles' secondary and hauled in Wilson's pinpoint throw at the goal line.

That gave the Seahawks a 7-3 lead after Philadelphia's Jake Elliott opened the scoring with a 28-yard field goal.

Jason Myers kicked a 24-yard field goal in the second quarter to give the Seahawks a 10-3 halftime lead.

The windy conditions affected both quarterbacks. Wentz overthrew Sanders by several yards on a third-down screen pass preceding the field goal that might have resulted in a touchdown. And Wilson later overshot a wide open tight end Jacob Hollister in the back of the end zone.

--Field Level Media

Top Game Performances
Rushing
Seattle   Philadelphia
Rashaad Penny Player Miles Sanders
14 Attempts 12
129 Yards 63
9.2 Avg Yards 5.2
1 Touchdowns 0
58 Long 14
Receiving
Seattle   Philadelphia
Tyler Lockett Player Zach Ertz
1 Receptions 12
38 Yards 91
38.0 Avg Yards 7.6
0 Touchdowns 1
38 Long 12
Team Stats Summary
 
  Yards Scoring Defense
Team Tot Rus Pas TD FG INT Sck FF
Seattle 348 174 174 2 1 2 3.0 3
Philadelphia 344 106 238 1 1 1 6.0 1
Upcoming Games
  • Philadelphia will play their next game on the road against Miami. The Eagles have a W/L % of .400 after a win and .500 after a loss.
  • Seattle will play their next game at home against Minnesota. The Seahawks have a W/L % of .778 after a win and 1.000 after a loss.