Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) runs a round opposite a San Francisco 49ers during a second half of an NFL football diversion in Santa Clara, Calif., Monday, Nov. 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)
Russell Wilson high-stepped his approach down a sideline before hugging manager Pete Carroll after Jason Myers’ flog separate a uprights.
After a furious overtime that featured a singular Wilson interception, a missed margin idea by San Francisco and a controversial preference from 49ers manager Kyle Shanahan, a Seahawks had knocked a Niners from a ranks of a dominant and done certain a NFC West would sojourn parsimonious down a stretch.
Myers kicked a 42-yard margin idea after Chase McLaughlin missed a flog progressing in overtime, and a Seahawks handed a San Francisco 49ers their initial detriment with a 27-24 feat on Monday night.
“That was a craziest diversion I’ve ever been a partial of,” Wilson said.
Myers gave Seattle (8-2) a second true overtime win after Wilson got a Seahawks into position with an 18-yard hasten on third-and-3. After being iced by a timeout, Myers delivered one week after blank dual margin goals and an additional point, relocating Seattle on a heels of San Francisco (8-1) in a NFC West.
“We use these situations any day,” left tackle Duane Brown said. “Russell Wilson is a best quarterback in a league. When we have him underneath center, we don’t caring how most time is on a clock. We feel like we have a chance.”
The Seahawks blew an event to win a diversion on a opening possession of overtime when Wilson was intercepted during a 4 by Dre Greenlaw.
It was Wilson’s second interception of a deteriorate and usually a second red-zone interception in overtime in a final 25 years, according to STATS, with Jacoby Brissett carrying a other in 2017 opposite San Francisco.
Greenlaw returned it 47 yards to a Seattle 49 and a Niners changed a round 20 yards before McLaughlin missed badly to a left on a 47-yard attempt. McLaughlin had done his initial 3 margin goals after being sealed progressing in a week when Robbie Gould went down with a quadriceps injury.
“Just rushed it a small bit, strike it a small high and unfortunately missed it,” McLaughlin said.
The teams afterwards traded punts, a Seahawks took over during their 36 with 1:25 remaining after Jimmy Garoppolo threw 3 true incompletions as San Francisco burnt usually 14 seconds off a time with Seattle out of timeouts.
“Definitely wish we had taken some-more time off a clock, though was counting on us throwing one of those balls,” Shanahan said.
After a defenses dominated most of a diversion with any group scoring a defensive touchdown and generating 3 takeaways every in regulation, a quarterbacks traded late drives for margin goals that set a theatre for overtime.
Wilson gathering a Seahawks 47 yards before Chris Carson was pressed on third-and-1, heading to a 46-yard margin idea by Myers with 1:45 to play.
Garoppolo and a Niners took over from there and used brief passes to pierce a round down to a 29 where McLaughlin kicked a 47-yard margin idea with 1 second left to tie it during 24.
MAKING A POINT
The Seahawks close down San Francisco’s using game, permitting usually 3.2 yards per lift and forced Garoppolo into an off night with his receivers contributing with several drops. Garoppolo finished 24 for 48 for 248 yards, one touchdown and one interception.
He was sacked 5 times and missed harmed parsimonious finish George Kittle and Emmanuel Sanders, who left in a initial entertain with a rib injury.
“We wanted to infer we were a best invulnerability on a margin today,” Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner said. “We accepted what people were meditative given of a final dual weeks. we felt like had something to prove.”
Jadeveon Clowney had his biggest impact given fasten Seattle this season. He returned a fail 10 yards for a Seahawks’ initial touchdown, set adult another with a frame pouch and had 5 quarterback hits on a day.
BONE HEAD PLAY
The 49ers got a defensive measure of their possess in a fourth quarter. K’Waun Williams sacked Wilson, knocking a round lax to right tackle Germain Ifedi. Ifedi attempted to run with a round though Fred Warner knocked it lax again and DeForest Buckner ran it in 12 yards for a score.
“What was he thinking? He suspicion he was going to score,” manager Pete Carroll said.
The Seahawks were staid to take a lead into halftime when D.K. Metcalf took a brief pass from Wilson and ran it inside a 5. But as he was fighting for some-more yardage, reserve Jaquiski Tartt ripped it out of his hands during a 2-yard line for an considerable fail recovery.
Diggs started in his initial diversion for Seattle given being acquired final month in a trade from Detroit.
Receiver Josh Gordon also done his Seahawks entrance after being claimed off waivers final week from New England. He held a 13-yard pass to modify a third down on a late field-goal expostulate in a fourth entertain and another to modify a third down in overtime.
Seahawks: WR Tyler Lockett left with a painful leg and competence have to stay in a Bay Area overnight. TE Luke Willson left with a hamstring injury.
49ers: Sanders (ribs) left in a initial quarter. DT D.J. Jones was sidelined after in a initial half with a groin injury. LB Azeez Al-Shaair left with a concussion in a third quarter. RB Matt Breida left in a second half with an ankle injury. DL Ronald Blair left a diversion with a knee injury.
Seahawks: Week off before visiting Philadelphia on Nov. 24.
49ers: Host Arizona on Sunday.