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Giants' Pierre-Paul, Seahawks' Browner, Wright out

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Giants' Pierre-Paul, Seahawks' Browner, Wright out
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Seattle Seahawks outside linebacker K.J. Wright watches from the sideline late in the second half of an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in San Francisco. The the 49ers defeated the Seahawks 19-17. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul and Seattle linebacker K.J. Wright and cornerback Brandon Browner are out with injuries.

Pierre-Paul is missing his third straight game with a shoulder injury. Wright is not starting for the first time this season because of a foot injury. Browner is missing his fourth straight game with a groin injury.

Seattle is starting James Carpenter at left guard for Paul McQuistan for the second straight week. Malcolm Smith is replacing Wright at outside linebacker and Byron Maxwell is starting for Browner for the third straight week.

Veteran Mathias Kiwanuka is replacing Pierre-Paul.

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