With the Seattle Seahawks’ playoff hopes in jeopardy, Pete Carroll will return one of his best offensive weapons this Sunday. Per NFL Mediawide receiver Tyler Lockett plays with a broken left hand in a suit against the New York Jets.
Rocket reportedly plays with ten screws and plates in his left hand. The 30-year-old missed his one game with an injury sustained against the San Francisco 49ers on December 15. Coming into this season, the Rockets have missed just two games in seven years.
In 14 games this season, the Rockets have caught 78 passes for 964 yards and eight touchdowns. His receiving yards per game is his 68.9 yards and his score of 8 receptions also leads the team. The Jets statistically have his defense his fifth pass in the NFL, allowing an average of 195.5 passing yards per game, so he and his DK his Metcalf will have their I’m running out of work.
With a 7-8 record, Seattle is now on the outside looking at the playoff picture for the 8th seed. The Seahawks lost to the Jets, the Washington Commanders beat the Cleveland Browns or the Jets, the Detroit Lions beat the Chicago Bears, and the Green Bay Packers beat the Minnesota Vikings.