3 results for tag: Cliff Avril
A Visit with Cliff Avril
Avril was a linebacker for the Detroit Lions for the first 5 years (2008-2012) of his NFL career before joining the Seahawks in 2013. With a Super Bowl title soon under his belt that year, he would go on to have a Pro Bowl season in 2016. A neck injury in the 4th game of the 2017 season would sideline him for the remainder of the season, and he was released by the Seahawks in May, 2018.
The Taste of the Seahawks
As part of the NFL's "Kick Hunger Challenge," the 2017 edition of the "Taste of the Seahawks" at CenturyLink Field was another great success. Seattle’s finest restaurants and award-winning chefs were on hand serving up some tasty treats, and several Seahawks Legends were on hand to help support the cause. All proceeds go to Food Lifeline and Ben's Fund.
Cliff Avril’s Walter Payton Man of the Year Charity Challenge
Cliff Avril is the Seahawks' 2016 Walter Payton Man of the Year. All 32 team winners will receive a $50,000 donation to their charity of choice and an additional $50,000 donation in their name to implement Character Playbook. To further celebrate and encourage fan support of the 32 team Man of the Year nominees, Nationwide, the presenting sponsor of the award, is executing the second Walter Payton Man of the Year Charity Challenge. Fans are encouraged to post on social media using their favorite nominee’s unique challenge hashtag - #AvrilWPMOYChallenge - between December 12 and January 8. The nominee who receives the most hashtag ...