Fans and experts alike previewed, this as the game of the week. As the NFC west divisional rivals look to get the edge on the other early in the season as they took to the field.
The stellar young guns faced off against each other the San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick took on Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson.
Each team came in looking to go 2-0 and have a great start to the season. Sadly because of a weather delay that never seemed to end the game had a one-hour delay. The Seahawks scored first as they are able to get two points from a safety.
The ugly night for the 49ers and their fans continued as the team fumbled the football which lead to the first Seahawks offensive scoring drive. The Seahawks score on field goal punched in from kicker Steven Hauschka as the lead going into halftime was 5-0. For both Wilson and Kaepernick it was a bad half throwing the ball as both had a total of 52 passing yards and two interceptions.
But it didn't take long before the Seahawks starter to drive at the endzone. Marshawn Lynch scored on 14-yard touchdown that brought the score 12-0. The Niners did finally answer back with a drive that lead to a field goal by kicker Phil Dawson.
The Seahawks were to much for San Francisco Sunday night as punched in another score with a Wilson pass to Lynch for a seven yard touchdown, increasing the score to a comfortable lead of 22-3.
To close the door on the game safety Kam Chancellor intercepted Kaepernick’s pass that . led to the Seahawks final scoring drive of the evening on a rushing touchdown by Marshawn Lynch. He finished the night with 98 rushing yards. As Seattle blewout the NFC Champions with a final score of 29-3 over the 49ers.
The Seahawks show they’re not a team to ignore or toy with. As they totally stopped the 49ers offense, by only allowing three points.
In what looked to be the second best quarterback battle of the week feel very short as the defense of both teams slowed them down. Tonight fans learned that Richard Sherman is one of the top cornerback in the NFL all night he was able to lock down Antonie Boldin only allowing one catch. Seahawks show everyone they are not a team to mess with for sure.