5 results for month: 05/2016
Greggory Johnson: Magna Cum Laude
Congratulations to Greggory Johnson, who graduated Magna Cum Laude ("With Great Honor") on May 14, 2016, from Texas Southern University. Greggory played four seasons as a cornerback with the Seahawks (1981-83, 1986), and spent the 1987 season with the St. Louis Rams before retiring from the NFL. Johnson got on the NFL scoreboard on December 20, 1981, in the final game of the regular season at the Kingdome. Leading 21-0 against the Cleveland Browns early in the second quarter, he recovered a fumble and returned it 31 yards for the score, with the extra point putting the Seahawks up 28-0. The Seahawks would go on to win 42-21.
A Visit with Brock Huard
From Puyallup High School to the University of Washington to the Seattle Seahawks, Brock Huard is the very definition of "local product." Huard was a quarterback for the Seahawks for 4 seasons (1999-2001, 2004), and today is a sports radio talk show host for KIRO/ESPN, and he does color commentary for ESPN college football.
The Curt Warner Agency
Seahawks Legend Curt Warner is busy taking care of the folks in the Beaverton, Oregon area with his Farmers Insurance agency. "I have the knowledge and experience to help you better understand your coverage options - whether that's auto, home, renters, business insurance and more," says the former running back and Ring of Honor member. Seahawks fans in Oregon are invited to give Curt a call at (503) 546-1595, and see how he can help you! Get more insurance details from Curt: Facebook | Twitter | Curt's Website
3 Legends in Football Hall of Fame
Although they never played together at the same time for the Seahawks, Legends Brock Huard, Ron Howard & Paul Skansi got together for the first time on May 13, 2016, to be inducted into the Pacific Northwest Football Hall of Fame. The ceremony luncheon was held at the Nile Golf and Country Club in Mountlake Terrace, WA. Steve Raible, the "Voice of the Seahawks," served as the emcee. Originating in 1990 by former members of the Seattle Ramblers football team, the Pacific Northwest Football Hall of Fame has selected the best of the best of Northwest football for over 20 years. Other Seahawks Legends inducted into the Hall include: ...
Thom Fermstad to be Inducted into the Sports Film & Video Hall of Fame
The Collegiate Sports Video Association (CSVA) will induct Thom Fermstad, former Video Director for the Seahawks, into the Sports Film and Video Hall of Fame in recognition for his dedication and accomplishments in the sports video profession. Through his innovation, desire, and commitment, Fermstad has helped pave the way for the future of the sports video profession. Fermstad is only the sixth NFL inductee into the Sports Film and Video Hall of Fame. The induction ceremony will take place at CSVA’s awards banquet on Thursday, May 12th, 2016 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Three owners. Three practice facilities. Three home fields. Eight ...