The Arizona Cardinals allowed Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson and wide receiver Tyler Lockett to roll up some eye-caching offensive numbers. They were on the wrong end of an all-time-great NFL chase-down by Seattle’s DK Metcalf. They trailed by 13 points in the first half and by 10 late in the fourth quarter. They forced overtime but missed an extra-session field goal when Coach Kliff Kingsbury opted to kick on second down.

No matter. It took the Cardinals nearly the entire 10-minute overtime. But they persevered and knocked the Seahawks from the unbeaten ranks with a 37-34 triumph in a “Sunday Night Football” thriller in Arizona.

Kicker Zane Gonzalez’s 48-yard field goal with 15 seconds remaining in overtime finally won it for the Cardinals. Gonzalez tied the game with a 44-yard field goal as time expired in regulation but missed from 41 yards on the second-down kick earlier in overtime.

The Seahawks, who lost for the first time in six games this season, had a 48-yard catch and run for a would-be game-winning touchdown by Metcalf in overtime nullified by a holding penalty. That was followed by Wilson throwing his third interception, this one to Arizona rookie linebacker Isaiah Simmons, to lead to Gonzalez’s game-winning kick.

“I didn’t feel like that we were ever going to lose that game,” Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray told NBC afterward.

Really? How was that possible?

“Just the flow of the game, the feel of the game,” Murray said. “You had to be down here playing.”

The two teams combined for 1,091 yards of total offense, 572 by the Seahawks and 519 by the Cardinals. Wilson had three touchdown passes -- all to Lockett -- to go with his three interceptions in a 33-for-50, 388-yard passing performance. He tied Peyton Manning’s NFL record for the most touchdown passes, with 22, through his team’s first six games of a season. Wilson also ran for 84 yards. Lockett had 15 catches for 200 yards.

And somehow, all of that offense wasn’t enough for the Seahawks. Wilson cited the mistakes and said in a postgame video news conference: “Other than that, we played a great game.”

The Seahawks were ranked last in the NFL in total defense entering this weekend’s play and did nothing Sunday night to help their cause.

“At this point, I don’t have no words for you,” linebacker Bobby Wagner said in a postgame video conference. “It’s either we do it or we don’t.”

Murray threw an interception but had three touchdown passes for the Cardinals, who improved to 5-2. Murray threw for 360 yards on 34-for-48 passing. He also ran for 67 yards and a touchdown.

Two of Murray’s touchdown passes went to wide receiver Christian Kirk. The other went to wideout DeAndre Hopkins, who had 10 catches for 103 yards. Arizona wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald joined Jerry Rice as the only players in NFL history with 1,400 career catches.

Even with all of those offensive exploits, the play of the night may have been Metcalf pursuing, catching and tackling Cardinals safety Budda Baker.

Metcalf’s tackle of Baker at the 8-yard line, after a 90-yard return by Baker of a first-half interception of a Wilson pass, saved the Seahawks a touchdown. The Seattle defense followed with a goal-line stand, forcing a fourth-and-goal incompletion into the end zone by Murray.

It brought to mind Darrell Green chasing down Tony Dorsett in 1983 and Ben Watson catching Champ Bailey in 2006, among some others. Metcalf reached 22.64 mph and covered 114.8 yards on his pursuit, according to Next Gen Stats. Seahawks Coach Pete Carroll told NBC at halftime it was the “play of the century.”

But ultimately it wasn’t enough for Seattle as the Cardinals, not the Seahawks, made the biggest plays at the most crucial moments.

4:21 a.m.
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Cardinals beat Seahawks with field goal late in overtime

By Mark Maske

The Arizona Cardinals, finally, have won it.

The Cardinals got a 48-yard field goal by Zane Gonzalez with 15 seconds remaining in the 10-minute overtime to beat the Seattle Seahawks, 37-34.

Gonzalez tied the game with a 44-yard field goal as time expired in regulation. He missed from 41 yards earlier in overtime when Coach Kliff Kingsbury opted to kick on second down.

The Seahawks had a would-be game-winning touchdown catch and run by DK Metcalf in overtime negated by a holding penalty, and quarterback Russell Wilson followed by throwing an interception. (Final score: Cardinals 37, Seahawks 34)

4:12 a.m.
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Russell Wilson intercepted after DK Metcalf touchdown negated

By Mark Maske

Russell Wilson threw an interception to linebacker Isaiah Simmons. It came on the play after a would-be game-winning touchdown catch and run by DK Metcalf was nullified by a holding penalty on the Seahawks. (Seahawks 34, Cardinals 34, 0:57 left in overtime)

4:04 a.m.
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Cardinals miss overtime field goal

By Mark Maske

Overtime continues. Cardinals kicker Zane Gonzalez missed a 41-yard field goal attempt, pushing the ball wide left. (Seahawks 34, Cardinals 24, 2:44 left in overtime)

3:48 a.m.
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Cardinals force overtime with field goal as time expires in regulation

By Mark Maske

The game is headed to overtime. Arizona got a tying 44-yard field goal by kicker Zane Gonzalez as time expired in regulation. The Cardinals forced a punt by the Seahawks and moved 54 yards in less than a minute to set up the kick. (Seahawks 34, Cardinals 34 at the end of the 4th quarter)

3:37 a.m.
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Cardinals get touchdown after Seahawks penalty on field goal

By Mark Maske

Kyler Murray threw an eight-yard touchdown pass to wide receiver Christian Kirk as the Cardinals, while taking their time, refuse to surrender. The drive was extended by a personal foul by Seattle’s Benson Mayowa on a successful field goal by the Cardinals. (Seahawks 34, Cardinals 31 with 2:28 left in the 4th quarter)

3:22 a.m.
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Third Wilson-to-Lockett touchdown comes on replay reversal

By Mark Maske

The Seahawks cashed in on a turnover with a fourth-down touchdown pass from Russell Wilson to wide receiver Tyler Lockett, thanks to an instant replay reversal. Lockett made a wondrous catch in the back of the end zone on fourth and two from the 3-yard line, getting one foot clearly in bounds and dragging his other foot along the turf just inside the line. The officials originally ruled the play a touchdown, then changed their minds and called it an incompletion. Seahawks Coach Pete Carroll challenged and got the reversal. It was the third Wilson-to-Lockett touchdown of the game. Seattle had to move 45 yards after safety Quandre Diggs’s interception of a Kyler Murray pass, on the play after Wilson had thrown an interception. (Seahawks 34, Cardinals 24 with 6:44 left in the 4th quarter)

2:59 a.m.
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Russell Wilson throws pick to Patrick Peterson

By Mark Maske

Russell Wilson threw his second interception of the night. His pass sailed over the head of wide receiver DK Metcalf and was grabbed in the end zone by Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson. (Seahawks 27, Cardinals 24 with 12:18 left in the 4th quarter)

2:49 a.m.
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Kyler Murray’s touchdown, after debatable call, gets Cards closer

By Mark Maske

Kyler Murray wove his way around Seahawks defenders and just got the football to the goal line with a dive for a five-yard touchdown run as the Cardinals, aided by a debatable late-hit call on Seattle, drew closer with the first points of the second half.

The 93-yard drive by Arizona was extended by an unnecessary roughness penalty on Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner for a hit on Cardinals tight end Dan Arnold on a third-down incompletion. Former NFL referee Terry McAulay, a rules analyst for NBC, said on the broadcast he disagreed with the call: “I just don’t think it was a foul.” (Seahawks 27, Cardinals 24, 2:59 left in the third quarter)

2:30 a.m.
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DK Metcalf’s ‘play of the century’ highlights frenetic Seahawks-Cards first half

By Mark Maske

How great was that first half? Quarterback Russell Wilson threw for 250 yards and two touchdowns. Both of them went to wide receiver Tyler Lockett, who had eight catches for 133 yards. The Seahawks amassed 377 yards of total offense and lead the Cardinals, 27-17, on “Sunday Night Football” in Arizona.

And yet the best play of all was made by Seahawks wide receiver DK Metcalf, who caught and tackled Cardinals safety Budda Baker in one of the NFL’s all-time great chase-downs. It brought to mind Darrell Green chasing down Tony Dorsett in 1983 or Ben Watson catching Champ Bailey in 2006, among some others. Metcalf’s touchdown-saving tackle on Baker’s 90-yard interception return looked even more important after a goal-line stand by the Seattle defense, with the Cardinals failing on a fourth-and-goal incompletion.

Metcalf reached 22.64 mph and covered 114.8 yards on his pursuit, according to Next Gen Stats. Seahawks Coach Pete Carroll told NBC at halftime it was the “play of the century.”

Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray threw a pair of first-half touchdown passes, and Arizona wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald had his 1,400th career catch. He and Jerry Rice are the only two NFL players ever to have achieved that milestone. The Cardinals drew a bit closer with a 49-yard field goal by Zane Gonzalez as time expired in the half. (Seahawks 27, Cardinals 17 at halftime)

2:07 a.m.
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Isaiah Irving of Cardinals injured on kickoff return

By Mark Maske

Arizona’s Isaiah Irving was injured on the Cardinals’ kickoff return and was taken from the field on a stretcher. He was seen moving his extremities.

1:57 a.m.
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Seahawks respond with long Russell Wilson-to-Tyler Lockett touchdown

By Mark Maske

It was Russell Wilson’s turn to do something great in this frenetic, back-and-forth first half. He obliged with an on-target moon ball of a deep throw for a 47-yard touchdown pass to wide receiver Tyler Lockett. (Seahawks 27, Cardinals 14, 0:43 left in the second quarter)

1:50 a.m.
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Kyler Murray’s touchdown pass gets Cardinals closer

By Mark Maske

The Cardinals aren’t going to let this be easy for the Seahawks. Kyler Murray threw a seven-yard touchdown pass to wide receiver Christian Kirk. (Seahawks 20, Cardinals 14, 1:14 left in the second quarter)

1:39 a.m.
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Carlos Hyde’s touchdown run caps 97-yard drive for Seahawks

By Mark Maske

The Seahawks increased their lead with a 24-yard touchdown run by tailback Carlos Hyde, who took a pitchout to the left and managed to stay in bounds along the sideline on his way to the end zone. Seattle moved 97 yards after the fourth-down stop of the Cardinals that followed the touchdown-saving tackle by wide receiver DK Metcalf on Budda Baker’s interception return. (Seahawks 20, Cardinals 7, 4:04 left in the second quarter)

1:33 a.m.
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Cardinals get nothing as Kyler Murray throws incomplete on fourth down

By Mark Maske

The Cardinals failed on a fourth-and-goal try from the Seattle 3-yard line, as Kyler Murray retreated and threw incomplete into the end zone. The goal-line stand by the Seattle defense accentuated the importance of the touchdown-saving tackle by Seahawks wide receiver DK Metcalf on the 90-yard interception return by Arizona safety Budda Baker. The Cardinals started at the Seattle 8-yard line and ended up with nothing to show for it. (Seahawks 13, Cardinals 7, 6:43 left in the second quarter)