The Arizona Cardinals showed up Monday, Oct. 26, 2020 in State Farm Stadium in Arizona and outlasted the Seattle Seahawks by a thrilling 37-34 victory. The Cardinals deployed a rushing game that produced 159 yards and one rushing touchdown, to go along with a total team offensive output of 519 yards. Quarterback Kyler Murray contributed with 360 yards and three touchdowns for the game.
Murray finished the game with three touchdowns, completing 34 of 48 passes. At the end of the day, he finished with 360 yards and one interception, and a passer rating of 104.50.
The Cardinals deployed a rushing game led by Kenyan Drake and Chase Edmonds. For the game, Drake carried the ball 14 times and rushed for 34 yards, leading to zero touchdowns. Edmonds supplemented by carrying the ball five times for a total of 58 yards. In the passing game, the Cardinals’ top receivers were Larry Fitzgerald and DeAndre Hopkins. Fitzgerald caught eight passes for a total of 62 yards, while Hopkins contributed with 103 yards from 10 passes.
Contributing to the victory was a defensive line stats of two sacks , zero forced fumbles, three tackles for loss, and no defensive touchdowns for the Cardinals.
In a losing effort for the Seahawks, Russell Wilson attempted 48 passes and completed 33 of them. This performance resulted in 388 yards, three interceptions, three touchdowns and a passer rating of 84.40 for the game.
The Seahawks’ rushing game was led by Chris Carson and Carlos Hyde. For the game, Carson carried the ball five times, rushed for 34 yards, and zero touchdowns. Hyde supplemented and carried the ball a total of 15 times for a total of 68 yards. Meanwhile Tyler Lockett and David Moore were the top 2 aerial passing targets for the Seahawks. Lockett caught 15 passes from Wilson for a total of 200 yards, while Moore contributed with 54 yards from three passes.
Although their team lost the game, the Seahawks defense ended the game with zero sacks, and two tackles for loss, to go along with one forced fumble.
With the win, the Cardinals leave with a record of 1-0 for the season, while the Seahawks record for the season is now 0-1.