8 results for month: 08/2015
A Visit with Jacob Green
The 10th overall pick in the 1980 NFL Draft, Green played defensive end for the team for 12 seasons. He was twice selected to the Pro Bowl (1986 & 1987), and was number three all-time in the NFL in recorded sacks at the time of his retirement. Green entered the Seahawks Ring of Honor in 1995. He now works in fund raising for Texas A&M, and also heads up his annual Jacob Green Celebrity Golf Tournament in the Seattle area, benefitting the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.
A Visit with Shawn Springs
Taken by the Seahawks as the third overall pick in the 1997 NFL Draft, Springs would play for seven seasons in Seattle. As a cornerback, he racked up seven interceptions and two defensive touchdowns in his second season, and was rewarded with a selection to the Pro Bowl. He would go on to play for the Washington Redskins (2004-2008) before retiring with the New England Patriots in 2009.
A Visit with Warren Moon
After leading the University of Washington Huskies to a win over Michigan in the 1978 Rose Bowl, Moon would go undrafted in the NFL. He went on to play six seasons with the Edmonton Eskimos of the Canadian Football League (1978-1983), and then finally joined the Houston Oilers and the NFL in 1984. Following ten seasons with the Oilers and three with the Minnesota Vikings, Moon signed with the Seahawks in 1997, where he would play two seasons. His CFL honors include twice being named the Grey Cup MVP (1980, 1982), and being inducted into the CFL Hall of Fame in 2001. His NFL achievements include being a 9-time Pro Bowl selection (and MVP in ...
A Visit with Steve Raible
Steve played his entire NFL career with the Seahawks (1976-1981) as a wide receiver. After retirement he moved into the radio broadcast booth, joining then announcer Pete Gross as a color commentator. He became the "Voice of the Seahawks" in 2004, and is now joined in the booth by former Seahawks QB and Pro Football Hall of Fame member Warren Moon as color commentator. Raible is also a news anchor for KIRO TV in Seattle, a CBS affiliate.
A Visit with Terry Taylor
As the 22nd overall pick in the 1st round of the 1984 NFL Draft, Taylor spend six of his 12 NFL seasons as a cornerback for the Seahawks (1984-88, 1994).
2015 Seahawks Legends Weekend
Dear Fellow Seahawks Alumni: On behalf of the Seattle Seahawks, I want to invite you to take part in this year’s annual Legends Weekend that will be held on Sept. 26-27. This year we will be celebrating our 40th Anniversary!! Here are events that we have scheduled for the weekend for all former players and coaches: Saturday, Sept. 26 10:30 a.m. - Watch Seahawks practice at VMAC 11:30 a.m. - Lunch at Seahawks Facility 3:00-5:00 p.m. - Bowling at Lucky Strike – Bellevue, WA - Lincoln Square 2nd Floor, 700 Bellevue Way Sunday, Sept. 27 11:00 a.m. - Pregame brunch at CenturyLink Field 1:05 p.m. - Seahawks vs. Chicago The ...
A Visit with Kippy Brown
Starting as a RB/WR coach at Memphis State in 1978 and wrapping as a WR coach with the Seahawks from 2010-2015, Kippy played a key role in the success of Seahawks' wide receivers Doug Baldwin and Jermaine Kearse.
A Visit with Edwin Bailey
Playing at left guard for the Seahawks from 1981-1991, Bailey was on board when the team made it's first ever playoff appearance in 1983, and went on to enjoy some winning seasons under head coach Chuck Knox.