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Seattle Seahawks overcome penalties and Washington Redskins, 27-17
Seattle Seahawks overcome penalties and Washington Redskins, 27-17

For nearly a half, Seattle's penalty yards outnumbered Washington's total yards. Those self-inflicted wounds, more than anything, kept the Monday night game as close as it was. Russell Wilson rushed for a career-high 122 yards on 11 carries, and the Seahawks survived their "neutral zone infractions," holds, false starts and other miscues in a 27-17 win over the Redskins, extending Seattle's tradition of dominance in prime time while handing Washington another deflating moment under the lights. Wilson also completed 18 of 24 passes for 201 yards with two touchdowns for the Seahawks (3-1), who displayed an uncharacteristic lack of crispness coming off their bye....

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