The Seattle Seahawks is one team in the National Football League's NFC West Division. In 2014, the team won the Super Bowl LVIII championship.
Making its debut in 1976, the Seahawks franchise chose its team name from a fan contest that drew more than 20,000 entries. As of March 2014, the Seahawks have made two appearances in the Super Bowl, one in 2005 and the other in 2014. They have played in three AFC/NFC championship games, eight division championships and 13 playoffs. So far, the team has a .500 record with 12-12 in playoff competition. The team has also produced seven Hall of Famers and one Pro Bowl MVP, Warren Moon.Learn More
During his illustrious 20-year career in the National Football League, Pro Football Hall of Fame wide receiver Jerry Rice played for three teams: the San Francisco 49ers, Oakland Raiders and Seattle Seahawks. Rice played 16 seasons with the 49ers, three-plus seasons with the Raiders and half of a season with the Seahawks. He attempted to play another season with the Denver Broncos, but decided to retired before the beginning of the 2005 season.Full Answer >
The highest score by one team in NFL history was 72 points, logged by the Washington Redskins on Nov. 27, 1966. In the game, A.D. Whitfield made three touchdowns and Brig Owens and Charley Taylor pulled down two each.Full Answer >
As of December 18, 2013, CenturyLink Field, home of the Seattle Seahawks, is top among the 10 loudest NFL stadiums. Running a close second is the Kansas City Chief's Arrowhead Stadium.Full Answer >
As of 2014, the Seattle Seahawks are the NFL team with the highest merchandise and apparel sales numbers. This statistic is bolstered by having three players in the top 10 highest-selling jerseys list: Russell Wilson, Marshawn Lynch and Richard Sherman.Full Answer >