The Detroit Lions (1-2) are heading back home this week after a tough loss on the road to the Minnesota Vikings (28-24).
The Seattle Seahawks (1-2) are coming off their own tough loss with a back-and-forth contest against the Atlanta Falcons (27-23). The Seahawks had a chance to win late, but their comeback attempt was thwarted after quarterback Geno Smith's pass intended for wide receiver Tyler Lockett was intercepted by Falcons safety Richie Grant.
Both teams will be without their star safeties due to season-ending injuries. Seahawks safety Jamal Adams suffered a torn quadricep in Week 1 against the Denver Broncos. And just last week, Lions safety Tracy Walker suffered a torn Achilles.
The Lions and Seahawks matched up last year during Week 17, with the Seahawks coming away with the win. This time will be a little different, considering the Seahawks are without Russell Wilson and the Lions have made some offseason changes of their own.
The Seahawks look to bring the noise on the road, while the Lions hope to bounce back at home.
Here are 5 Seahawks storylines to follow heading into Sunday's matchup:
1. Seahawks safety Quandre Diggs: Detroit is "Always a special place to me"
Seahawks safety Quandre Diggs will play in Detroit on Sunday for the first time since the Lions traded him to Seattle in 2019 … READ MORE
2. Hawk Talk Podcast: Moving on to the Motor City
The Seahawks head to Detroit looking to even up their record after starting the season 1-2. Michael Bumpus and Nasser Kyobe preview Sunday's matchup with the Lions … WATCH
3. Michigan Connections: Seahawks players and staff with ties to Detroit
It's a homecoming or reunion for several Seahawks players and staff as the team heads to Detroit for Week 4 … READ MORE
4. Seahawks QB Geno Smith ranks amongst league's best by the numbers
Seahawks quarterback Geno Smith continues to rise statistically as Week 4 approaches … READ MORE
5. With rookies playing big roles, Seahawks' future looks bright, but "We've just got to get going"
Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll is optimistic about his team's future thanks to a standout rookie class, but knows the improvements need to happen quickly … READ MORE