SEAHAWKS POSTGAME NOTES
DE Patrick Kerney leads the NFL with a career high 13.5 sacks. His total is the most for the Seahawks since Michael Sinclair posted an NFL high 16.5 in 1998. His total is tied for the fourth highest total in club history. He has had 3.0 or more sacks in three games this season, San Diego's Shawne Merriman also accomplished that feat last season.
NFL Sack Leaders PLAYER
13.5 Kerney Seattle
12.0 Umenyiora NY Giants
11.5 Allen Kansas City
10.0 Ware Dallas
Seattle ranks second in the NFL with 41 sacks.
NFL Sack Leaders TEAM
47 N.Y. Giants
34 San Diego, Dallas, New England
CB Marcus Trufant set a career high with three interceptions and had his first-career TD returning the second of his three picks 84 yards. The long return tied for the third-longest in team history and his three interceptions tied a club record for most in a game.
Together with Tatupu's three interceptions last week at Philadelphia, it marked the first time in club history teammates have had back-to-back three-interception games. It is the first time since 1962 teammates in the NFL have had three or more interceptions in consecutive games - Bills' Marv Matuszak (10/7/62) and Carl Charon (10/13/62).
NFL INT Leaders PLAYER
9 Cromartie San Diego
7 Trufant Seattle
6 Samuel New England
5 7 Players
Seattle's five interceptions tied for the third-most in team history (three other times). Seattle last recorded five or more INTs at Pittsburgh on September 26, 1999.
Seattle ranks second in the NFL with 20 INTs
NFL INT Leaders TEAM
22 San Diego
17 New England
Seattle recorded a safety for the first time since September 23, 2003, at St. Louis.
QB Matt Hasselbeck tossed four or more TDs in a gamer for the fourth time in his career. He last tossed four or more TDs in a game last season versus N.Y. Giants on September 24 (5 TDs). His 131.6 passer rating was the fourth-highest of his career.
With 55 receiving yards, WR Bobby Engram moved into 5th place on Seattle's all-time receiving yards list passing John L. Williams. He now has 4,152 and needs 306 yards to clip Joey Galloway and move into fourth place.
FB Leonard Weaver's 46-yard reception was a career long.
AT THE GATES
The U.S. Marines collected 3,097 toys in the Toys for Tots campaign and $9,823 in cash.
An additional $11,638 was raised by the Salvation Army for southwest Washington flood victims.