8 results for month: 07/2018
2018 Jacob Green Golf Classic
The 31st Annual Jacob Green Celebrity Golf Classic was held on July 23, 2018, at the Glendale Country Club in Bellevue, WA. Proceeds benefit research at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, the Pete Gross House, and the Family Assistance Fund. A dinner and auction held the previous evening raised almost $300,000 for these organizations.
Legends & American Flag Football
Several Seahawks Legends will be on the football field this week with eyes on a $1 million dollar prize. The Ultimate Final of the American Flag Football League features QB Seneca Wallace's Godspeed team against the Fighting Cancer team on Thursday, July 19, at BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston, Texas. The game begins at 5:00 pm PT on the NFL Network. Two more Seahawks Legends join Wallace on the Godspeed team: RB Justin Forsett and DB Josh Wilson. Wallace and Wilson were Seahawks teammates in the 2007-2009 seasons, and Forsett was teammates with Wallace and Wilson in the 2008-2009 Seahawks seasons. Godspeed advanced to the Ultimate Final with ...
Legends & NFL Alumni Pro Days
Seahawks Legends Deion Branch and Mike Tice are among a number of NFL Legends participating in the upcoming NFL Alumni Pro Day Experience. The event, held in six cities around the U.S., puts players ages 13 to 18 years old through the same drills individual college athletes go through in the NFL Combine, and coach them to reach peak performance in those events. Each Pro Day Experience will feature 15-20 Alumni coaches. Tour Schedule Minneapolis, MN Eden Prairie High School August 13 & 14 Chicago, IL Venue TBA August 25 & 26 Charlotte, NC South Pointe High School September 8 & 9 Dallas, TX September 15 & ...
A Visit with Gregg Smith
A Visit with Joe Tafoya
A defensive end for the Seahawks in the 2005-2006 seasons, Tafoya was at the right place at the right time for the team's first Super Bowl appearance. Since his retirement from the NFL, Tafoya has been busy with a number of ventures, including his own media company, a golf experience studio located at Safeco Field, and his wife Brandelyn's clothing line - Lady 12. He was also behind the campaign that set a Guinness World Record for "Loudest Crowd Roar at an Outdoor Sports Stadium," which was set in 2012 at CenturyLink Field, and later set again after the first record was broken (the Kansas City Chiefs currently hold the record).
2018 Jacob Green Celebrity Golf
Legends & the 2018 Special Olympics
Four thousand athletes and coaches from all 50 states, 14 sports, and 10,000 volunteers. Inspiring numbers for the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games recently held in Seattle. Among those volunteers were a number of Seahawks Legends, who were front and center welcoming the athletes to town, walking with them onto the field during the opening ceremonies, and coaching them during the flag football competitions. The opening ceremonies were held on July 1 at Husky Stadium, and the adjacent flag football fields featured Legends Walter Jones, Dave Krieg, Steve Largent, Ray Roberts and Jim Zorn, all providing coaching tips for the players. Jordan Babine...