Marshawn Lynch tore up the turf for 140 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Seahawks to a 23-15 win over the Saints at CenturyLink Field.
Bettors who backed the Seahawks were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 9. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 43.5.
Russell Wilson completed 9 of 18 pass attempts for 103 yards and 0 TDs for the Seahawks in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Khiry Robinson rushed for 57 yards for New Orleans, while Mark Ingram added 49 yards. Drew Brees threw for 309 yards for the Saints, while receivers Marques Colston and Robert Meachem had 144 and 69 yards respectively.
Seattle was outgained by New Orleans 409-277 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 25-13 by the Saints.
Seattle lost the time of possession battle 30:30/29:30, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.