3 results for tag: Bennie Blades
Shaun Alexander in Orange Bowl HoF
The 2018 Orange Bowl capped a weekend of celebration for Seahawks Legend Shaun Alexander. Not only did his alma matar, Alabama, get a 45-34 win over Oklahoma, but he was officially presented as a member of the 2018 Orange Bowl Hall of Fame. Joining Alexander in the class of 2018 are: Derrick Alexander (DL, FSU - 1994 Orange Bowl), Frank Beamer (Head Coach, Virginia Tech - 1996, 2008, 2009, 2011 Orange Bowl), Scott Frost (QB, Nebraska - 1996, 1998 Orange Bowl), and Bob Stoops (Head Coach, Oklahoma - 2001, 2005, 2015 Orange Bowl). The National Championship game between Alabama and Clemson on January 7 will also feature the premiere of the Shaun ...
The Blades Brothers at Super Bowl XLIV
February 22, 2010 Making the rounds at Radio Row in the Super Bowl Media Center are Brian (white shirt) and Bennie (dark shirt) Blades. Bennie was talking about his foundation, Bennie Blades 36 Foundation, and the event they were holding the Friday before Super Bowl XLIV in Broward County, Florida.
Bennie Blades Inducted into U. of Miami Ring of Honor
October 20, 2009 By Bill Boehlke Congratulations to former Seahawk Bennie Blades, who is being inducted into the University of Miami Ring of Honor. The ceremony will take place during halftime of Miami's home game against Clemson on Saturday, Oct. 24 at Land Shark Stadium. Bennie played strong safety for the Seahawks in 1997 to wrap up a 10-year NFL career; his previous nine years were with the Detroit Lions. He played defensive back for the Hurricanes from 1985 through 1987. As a junior, he was selected first-team All-American in 1986 by the Associated Press and United Press International after leading the nation in interceptions with 10. ...