Seahawks Defense Suffers Third-Degree Burns

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Seahawks Defense Suffers Third-Degree Burns
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DETROIT -- The Seahawks' defense is good, but hardly great. Not after Sunday's game in Detroit underscored what had been an underlying problem with that unit: third down. The Lions faced third down on 16 plays. They converted 12 of them, the highest percentage of any Seahawks opponent since the Jets managed to convert 11 of 14 third downs back in December 2004.

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