Russell Wilson finds Doug Baldwin for touchdown and Seahawks lead (GIF)

With 56 seconds left in the first quarter the Seattle Seahawks took a 7-0 lead at home against the visiting Carolina Panthers.

Russell Wilson found Doug Baldwin for a 16 yard score on a third down play.

The Seahawks struck first in a game in which many had them heavily favored.

Wilson is 7-of-11 for 83 yards and the touchdown early in this one. The reception was the third of the game for Baldwin who has totaled 38 yards.