Geno Smith will make a second consecutive prime-time begin — and a 3rd prime-time look in a row — when he leads the Seahawks in opposition to the Saints at residence on “Monday Evening Soccer.”
Seattle’s substitute for injured beginning quarterback Russell Wilson can be going up in opposition to a New Orleans protection that has totaled 9 interceptions and allowed simply 5 landing passes by means of 5 video games. Smith threw an interception in a Week 5 Thursday evening sport vs. the Rams. He was sacked 5 instances in Seattle’s 23-20 additional time Sunday evening loss to the Steelers in Week 6.
The Saints (3-2) are favored by 5.5 factors on this matchup, in line with FanDuel. A part of the reason being the potential for Saints QB Jameis Winston to tear up the Seahawks’ protection, which has allowed 292.3 passing yards a sport by means of six video games. Seattle (2-4) is twenty fourth within the league with 7.2 internet yards allowed per cross play.
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10:10 p.m.: Jason Myers misses a 44-yard subject purpose try large proper with 8:48 remaining within the third quarter.
10:06 p.m.: Cam Jones earned his first sack of the season as he introduced down Smith for a lack of 5 yards.
10:05 p.m.: Metcalf baited Lattimore to a different private foul and allowed Seattle to maneuver the chains to the Saints’ 32.
10:00 p.m.: Smith finds Lockett on third down and a taunting penalty in opposition to the Saints provides the Seahawks a primary down with one other 15 yards.
9:58 p.m.: Sidney Jones breaks up a cross from Winston on third down. Saints will punt to open the second half.
Halftime: Saints 10, Seahawks 7
9:30 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN SAINTS. Winston dropped the snap however picks it up and finds Kamara, who runs it into the tip zone for the rating. Saints lead 10-7 with 40 seconds remaining within the half.
9:25 p.m.: Seahawks punt with 2:26 remaining within the half.
9:22 p.m.: Everett has the primary down after finishing a cross from Smith and tossed the ball to a Saints participant that was out of bounds. Everett obtained an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty for 15 yards.
9:20 p.m.: A taunting penalty in opposition to Everett pushes Seattle again to its personal 40.
9:18 p.m.: FIELD GOAL SAINTS. The Saints settle to get factors on the board after they didn’t get previous the tip zone. Saints path 7-3 with underneath 5 minutes remaining.
9:15 p.m.: Saints get rejected on the purpose line on second and one and third and two.
9:12 p.m.: Winston runs in direction of the sideline from the pocket and pump fakes whereas speeding for 18 yards.
9:07 p.m.: Bobby Wagner stops Kamara simply wanting the primary down marker to power fourth down and inches. Winston retains it once more and provides the Saints a primary down on the 33.
9:03 p.m.: Jameis Winston retains the ball on fourth down and rushes to present the Saints a recent set of downs from the 46.
9:00 p.m.: Alton Robinson slams into Kamara and makes the cease on the line of scrimmage on third down. The Saints line up in punt formation and name a trip with 10:30 remaining.
8:55 p.m.: Saints protection pressures Smith on third down and Seahawks are pressured to punt once more.
8:54 p.m.: Seahawks name their first trip of the half at 14:53.
First Quarter: Seahawks 7, Saints 0
8:48 p.m.: With time within the pocket, Geno Smith makes a 12-yard rush to get a primary down on the Saints’ 47.
8:45 p.m.: Winston is sacked on third down for a lack of two yards. Saints are pressured to punt and permit Seattle to start out from the 41.
8:41 p.m.: Seattle kicks a 52-yard punt within the wind and rain, permitting the Saints to take over on the 20.
8:38 p.m.: Metcalf and Lattimore shove one another and Lattimore will get a 15-yard penalty.
8:35 p.m.: Winston throws deep and misses Kenny Stills on second down. Kamara makes a six-yard rush on the next play however goes down wanting the primary down marker. Saints punt and permit the Seahawks to take over from their one.
8:27 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN SEAHAWKS. Smith completes to DK Metcalf and the receiver breaks free from DB Marshon Lattimore for an 84-yard rating. The additional level provides Seattle a 7-0 lead with 10:09 remaining within the first quarter.
8:22 p.m.: Jameis Winston missed a deep cross supposed for Tre’Quan Smith. Saints are pressured to punt on their opening drive after failing to finish on third down.
8:18 p.m.: Saints make a giant defensive play and maintain Seattle for no acquire on third and one. Seattle is pressured to punt on their opening drive.
8:15 p.m.: Saints win the toss and defer. Seahawks begin with the ball from the 26.
Saints vs. Seahawks begin time
Date: Monday, Oct. 25
Kickoff: 8:15 p.m. ET
The Saints vs. Seahawks matchup will kick off at 8:15 p.m. ET at Lumen Area in Seattle. All “Monday Evening Soccer” video games in 2021 are scheduled to start at 8:15 p.m. ET.
Week 7 will finish with the Saints going through the Seahawks on “Monday Evening Soccer,” with Steve Levy set to deal with play-by-play and Brian Griese and Louis Riddick offering evaluation on the ESPN broadcast. Lisa Salters would be the sideline reporter for the sport whereas former NFL referee John Parry would be the guidelines analyst.
The ManningCast returns Monday, with Peyton and Eli Manning once more calling the sport on ESPN2.
ESPN is scheduled to broadcast 17 regular-season “Monday Evening Soccer” video games in 2021. There was no Week 1 doubleheader, however due to the season’s extension to 17 video games over 18 weeks, there can be an additional week of “Monday Evening Soccer.” This system will not air throughout Week 18 as all video games that week are performed on Sunday.