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
The number 44 is typically worn by football players who play the halfback or fullback position. Players who have worn the number 44 include Heath Evans, Leory Kelly and John Riggins. Both Kelly and Riggins are in the National Football League Hall of Fame.Full Answer >
Odin Lloyd was a semi-professional football player for the Boston Bandits. He was found murdered on June 18, 2013. As of November 2014, Aaron Hernandez, former tight end for the New England Patriots, stands accused of his murder.Full Answer >
The New England Patriots changed to the "Flying Elvis" logo on March 31, 1993. The so-called "Flying Elvis" logo features a streamlined head of a minuteman with a red, white and blue hat.Full Answer >
As of 2014, the National Football League's Dallas Cowboys have not retired the uniform number of any of their former players. Unlike many teams in professional sports, the Cowboys do not retire star players uniform numbers. Instead, the team inducts its star players, including Professional Football Hall of Fame members, into its Ring of Honor.Full Answer >