10 results for tag: Edwin Bailey
Legends on the Playoffs
As the 2018 Seattle Seahawks return to the playoffs, a number of Seahawks Legends weigh in on their own playoff experiences, and the advice they would give to a number of the current players making their first playoff appearances. Comments from Edwin Bailey, Paul Johns, Norm Johnson, Sean Locklear, Sidney Rice, Lofa Tatupu, Marcus Trufant and Jim Zorn.
Legends on the Playoffs
As the 2018 Seattle Seahawks return to the playoffs, a number of Seahawks Legends weigh in on their own playoffs experiences, and the advice they would give to a number of the current players making their first playoff appearances.
Meet Edwin Bailey’s Best Man
As a special education teacher at Mount Rainier High School, Seahawks Legends guard Edwin Bailey struck up a friendship with student Tyler Earnest. Tyler would go on to be the best man at Edwin's wedding, an event he remembers quite vividly: "I remember him wheeling me up and saying, 'Let's do this, okay? We've got to be quiet now!'" They both were among the celebrities at the 2018 Jacob Green Celebrity Golf Classic.
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 ...
Legends’ Favorite Scary Movies
What's your all-time favorite scary movie? The question was posed to several Seahawks Legends, who came up with a variety of movies that they may, or may not, be watching on Halloween. Find out from the likes of: Edwin Bailey, Orlando Huff, David Hughes, Paul Johns, Paul Moyer, Dave Wyman, and Chris Warren.
Edwin Bailey’s New Book: Soul Bearer
I'm excited about my collaboration with Cheryl Polote-Williamson on our new book, Soul Bearer! A book of personal essays from nine men, including myself, openly expressing their emotions, sharing fears and failures, and celebrating God's love. Pre-order yours now for $25, shipping included, right here. Thank you, Edwin Bailey Seahawks guard: 1981-1991 About the book: Soul Bearer, being not only a book of personal essays but one of encouragement and faith, invites men everywhere to hide their pain or concerns no longer, and to allow others to grow from their journeys. Furthermore, it asks all reader to lend your ...
Legends’ All-Time Favorite Plays
Seahawks fans have their own all-time favorite Seahawks plays, but what are the favorite plays of Seahawks alumni? Find out from the likes of Jim Zorn, Dave Krieg, Warren Moon, Blair Bush, Mack Strong, Jordan Babineaux, Steve Largent, and more.
A Visit with Edwin Bailey
Playing at left guard for the Seahawks from 1981-1991, Bailey was on board when the team made it's first ever playoff appearance in 1983, and went on to enjoy some winning seasons under head coach Chuck Knox.
Edwin on Bended Knee
May 23, 2014 By Bill Boehlke Edwin Bailey was back in the athletic spotlight, and he was about to share the stage for another special occasion. Bailey proposed marriage to his girlfriend, Toni, on May 12, while on the stage at the South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame Ceremony in Columbia. The S.C. native was one of eight new members inducted into the Hall. As an All-American offensive lineman at South Carolina St., Bailey helped the Bulldogs win three Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference titles. In 1981 he was drafted in the fifth round by the Seahawks. Bailey played 11 seasons in Seattle, starting in 121 of 139 games at left guard, and he ...
Edwin Bailey to be Inducted into the South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame
March 12, 2014 By Bill Boehlke Former South Carolina State All-American and Seahawks offensive lineman Edwin Bailey will be one of eight inductees into the South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame. The enshrinement ceremony and banquet is set for May 12 at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center in Columbia, SC. A Savannah, Georgia, native, Bailey was a South Carolina State offensive guard who earned I-AA All-America honors in 1980. A fifth-round NFL draft pick by the Seahawks in 1981, he enjoyed a stellar 11-year career (1981-91) before retiring with a knee injury. He started in 121 of his 139 career games at left guard and ranked No. 1 ...