7 results for tag: Brian Bosworth


Seahawks Legends on Your Bookshelf

Books by former pro athletes certainly make for interesting reading, featuring behind the scenes stories from the lockerroom, motivational forces while growing up, life in the spotlight, and so on. The category of Seahawks Legends in print features quite a few offerings from over the years, including players, coaches, and even a couple of team owners. Some of these books are out of print, so your best bet to track down a copy would be online sources like Amazon and ebay. And a visit to a used bookstore or two could also yield some of these titles. Former team owner John Nordstrom's book, Mr. John: Football, Flying, and a Proud Family Legacy, was ...

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Brian Bosworth to be Inducted into the Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame

Former Seahawks linebacker Brian Bosworth joins a class of six individuals who will be inducted into the Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame. The induction ceremony and banquet will be held on August 1, 2016 at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City. While playing at the University of Oklahoma, Bosworth was the winner of the first two Butkus Awards in 1985 and 1986 as the nation's top college linebacker, and he remains the only player ever to have won the award more than once. He was also a Consensus All-American those same two years with the Sooners, and an Academic All-American in 1986. Because Bosworth was a good ...

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Brian Bosworth Set for NFF Hall of Fame On-Campus Salute

Oklahoma and The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that they will jointly honor Brian Bosworth with an NFF Hall of Fame On-Campus Salute, Saturday, Oct. 3, in Norman, Okla., during the game between the Sooners and West Virginia. Coverage of the game will start at 9:00 am PT on FOX Sports 1. “It’s a dream come true for me because I was an Oklahoma boy, and I got to live a dream and play at a university that had such a great tradition of great players,” Bosworth said at the January press conference announcing the 2015 class. “To me, it was a responsibility to go to that university under my ...

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A Spiritual Transformation for Brian Bosworth

Former Seahawks linebacker (1987-89) and 2015 College Football Hall of Fame electee Brian Bosworth (Oklahoma) will speak at Davidson Academy's Stories of Faith event on Saturday, March 28, in Nashville, Tenn. Bosworth will talk about his spiritual transformation at the event, which is open to the public. Bosworth’s new movie, “Do You Believe?” opened March 20. The movie's synopsis: When a pastor is shaken by the visible faith of a street-corner preacher, he is reminded that true belief always requires action. His response ignites a journey that impacts everyone it touches in ways that only God could orchestrate. Bosworth, who turned 50 ...

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Brian Bosworth to be Inducted into 2015 College Football Hall of Fame

Congratulations to former Seahawks linebacker Brian Bosworth, who will join 14 First Team All-America players and two legendary coaches in the 2015 College Football Hall of Fame Class. The induction ceremony will be at the 58th National Football Foundation Annual Awards Dinner on Dec. 8, 2015, at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City. The only two-time recipient of the Butkus Award (1985 and 1986) as the nation’s top linebacker, Brian Bosworth left an indelible mark on college football during his All-America career at Oklahoma. He becomes the 21st Sooner to enter the College Football Hall of Fame. A consensus First Team All-American in ...

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A Visit with Dave Wyman

A linebacker for the Seahawks from 1987-1992, Dave has fond memories of his playing days, and he weighs in on his former teammate & roommate, Brian Bosworth.

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Brian Bosworth & Don Dufek on Ballot for 2011 College Football Hall of Fame

Seahawks alumni Brian Bosworth (1987-89) and Don Dufek (1976-84) join 77 players and nine coaches who comprise the 2011 Football Bowl Subdivision Ballot for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame. Bosworth was a linebacker at Oklahoma and a two-time consensus First Team All-America pick in 1985 and 1986. He set the school record for tackles in a game (22) and was named a Butkus Award winner in 1985 and ’86. He also led the Sooners to three consecutive Orange Bowls and the 1985 National Championship. In addition to his athletic accomplishments, Bosworth was a very good student who graduated a year ahead of his freshman class, thus ...

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