The shorthanded Seattle Seahawks will look to overcome the loss of quarterback Russell Wilson, who needed surgery for an injured finger on his throwing hand, when they take on the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday Night Football. Both teams are off to a 2-3 start. Pittsburgh snapped a three-game skid with a 27-19 win over the Denver Broncos last Sunday, while Seattle dropped a 26-17 decision to the Los Angeles Rams last Thursday night.
Kickoff from Heinz Field in Pittsburgh is at 8:20 p.m. ET. Pittsburgh is a five-point favorite in the latest Seahawks vs. Steelers odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while the Over-Under is 42.5.
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The model knows veteran quarterback Ben Roethlisberger looked more like himself last week when Pittsburgh downed Denver. Roethlisberger passed for 253 yards and two touchdowns with zero interceptions for a season-high rating of 120.9 in that game. In two of three career home starts against Seattle, he has a 100-plus rating.
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