To get another start
Collins is slated to be the Seahawks' lead back Sunday in Pittsburgh after the team placed Chris Carson (neck) on injured reserve Friday, Bob Condotta of The Seattle Times reports.
Collins' workload has increased in each successive game since he made his season debut back in Week 2, both in terms of snap and touch counts. In Week 4, he merely got work at the expense of a healthy at the time Carson, while Collins was the starter in place of Carson last Thursday. During that two-game stretch, Collins earned 56 percent of the offensive snaps, but he's only averaged a modest 3.6 YPC on 25 rushes. On a positive note, his four catches have gone at a 14.8-yard clip, and he's scored one rushing TD. Behind Collins, DeeJay Dallas and Travis Homer will handle complementary roles while the Seahawks prepare for the potential activation of Rashaad Penny (calf) from IR for Week 7.
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Dallas rushed three times for four yards and caught all five of his targets for 27 yards in Monday night's 17-15 loss to Washington.
Everett caught five of nine targets for 37 yards and a touchdown in Monday night's 17-15 loss to Washington.
Collins rushed seven times for 14 yards and caught his only target for 13 yards but lost a fumble in Monday night's 17-15 loss to Washington.
Wilson completed 20 of 31 passes for 247 yards and two touchdowns in Monday night's 17-15 loss to Washington. He also rushed twice for 16 yards.
Lockett caught three of five targets for 96 yards in Monday night's 17-15 loss to Washington.
Metcalf caught one of four targets for 13 yards in Monday night's 17-15 loss to Washington.
Penny (hamstring) may be placed on injured reserve soon, Adam Jude of The Seattle Times reports.
Dallas is ready for a role in Monday's game at Washington, joining Alex Collins in the Seattle backfield with Rashaad Penny (hamstring) and Travis Homer (calf) ruled out, Gregg Bell of The Tacoma News Tribune reports.
Penny (hamstring) is ruled out for Monday's game at Washington, John Boyle of the Seahawks' official site reports.
Collins (abdomen) has no injury designation for Monday's game at Washington, John Boyle of the Seahawks' official site reports.