A Visit with Mike Tice
Tice was a tight end with the Seahawks for 10 seasons (1981-1988, 1990-1991). After retiring from the NFL as a player following his 3 seasons with the Minnesota Vikings (1992-1995), he would go on to join the Vikings as an assistant coach, and was ultimately elevated to head coach in 2002.
He remained head coach through the 2005 season before moving on to become an assistant with the Chicago Bears (2010-2012), Atlanta Falcons (2014) and Oakland Raiders (2015-2017).
A Visit with John Nordstrom
John Nils Nordstrom is a member of one of the most influential families in Seattle business, who were instrumental in bringing an NFL franchise to Seattle. Nordstrom helped fund the Seahawks expansion franchise in the 1970’s, and owned the team until 1988.
He is the author of the book: "Mr. John - Football, Flying, and a Proud Family Legacy."
Legends on College FB HoF Ballot
Five Seahawks Legends and two Seahawks coaches are on the 2019 ballot for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame. The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced the names, including 76 players and six coaches from the Football Bowl Subdivision and 100 players and 32 coaches from the divisional ranks.
The announcement of the 2019 Class will be made on January 7, 2019, in Santa Clara, Calif. The 2019 class will officially be inducted during the 62nd NFF Annual Awards Dinner on December 10, 2019.
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New Legends in PNW FB Hall of Fame
Add Matt Hasselbeck, Mike Holmgren and John Nordstrom to the ever growing list of Seahawks Legends who are members of the Pacific Northwest Football Hall of Fame.
CenturyLink Field was the site of the 29th annual induction luncheon, held May 31, 2018. Legends wide receiver and "voice of the Seahawks" Steve Raible served as the mc.
Hasselbeck stands as the all-time passing yards leader in Seahawks history. In his 10 seasons in Seattle, he threw for just shy of 30,000 yards and 174 touchdowns, as well as leading the team to six playoffs appearances and an NFC ...
Big Sky Honors for Sam McCullum
Congratulations to Seahawks Legend Sam McCullum, who was recently inducted into the Montana Football Hall of Fame. The induction banquet was held in Billings on March 24, 2018, with nine new members honored.
McCullum was raised in Kalispell, Montana, where he attended Flathead High School, but had no real aspirations for playing team sports.
"My first year of organized sports was my sophomore year in high school," said McCullum. "I was playing intramurals in the gym, and the basketball coach saw me and said, 'You should come out and play basketball.' So that's ...
The Hall of Fame for Bobby Joe Edmonds
Congratulations to Seahawks Legend Bobby Joe Edmonds, who will be inducted into the St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame on May 31, 2018.
Edmonds is a 1982 graduate of Lutheran High School North in St. Louis, Missouri. The Crusaders football program has produced eight athletes, besides Edmonds, who have gone on to play in the NFL, including famed Denver Broncos safety Steve Atwater (Crusaders class of 1984).
After playing football as a running back at the University of Arkansas, Edmonds was taken by the Seahawks in the 1986 NFL Draft, where he would play in the 1986-1988 ...
Chester Pitts opens Carson Parke
Former Seahawks guard Chester Pitts played nine seasons in the NFL - eight with the Houston Texans (2002-2009), and his final season with the Seahawks in 2010. Ever since, he's been giving his time and effort to various charitable organizations in the Houston, Texas area.
Pitts' latest endeavor is Carson Parke, a state-of-the-art residential treatment center for children and youth with emotional and behavioral problems, and who have been victims of human trafficking. He celebrated a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the facility on May 3, 2018, with over 100 people on hand, ...
Chuck Knox’s Obituary
(This is the obituary for Chuck Knox, as provided by his family.)
Coach Chuck Knox passed away on May 12, 2018, at the age of 86 years old.
Coach Knox was born in Sewickley, Pennsylvania, April 27, 1932. He was the son of the late Charlie and Helen Knox, who had two children, Chuck and his late brother Bill.
After graduating Quaker Valley High School, Chuck earned a scholarship to play football at Juniata College in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, where he lettered in Football and Track. He graduated with Distinction in 1954 with a degree in History and a minor in ...
Dennis Erickson Returns to Coaching
Retirement doesn't seem to be an option for former Seahawks head coach Dennis Erickson. The Alliance of American Football league this week named Erickson, 71, as the new head coach of the Salt Lake City franchise.
“I’ve been around the game of football my entire life. My father was a coach, I played the quarterback position through college, and, of course, I’ve been coaching for nearly 50 years,” Erickson said. “My passion for football and teaching the game has never wavered, and the Alliance is the perfect opportunity to get back on the sidelines and continue ...
Former Head Coach Chuck Knox Dies
The Seahawks and Seahawks fans mourn the death of former head coach Chuck Knox, who passed away May 12 at his home in Anaheim, California. He was 86.
Knox was coach of the Seahawks for nine seasons (1983-1991), leading them to the playoffs and the AFC Championship game in his first season. He was named NFL Coach of the Year three times: in his first year as a head coach with the Los Angeles Rams (1973), with the Buffalo Bills (1980), and in his second year with the Seahawks (1984).
Referencing games as “knock-down drag-out” affairs, Knox’ emphasis on the ...