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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 ...
Greggory Johnson: Magna Cum Laude
Congratulations to Greggory Johnson, who graduated Magna Cum Laude ("With Great Honor") on May 14, 2016, from Texas Southern University. Greggory played four seasons as a cornerback with the Seahawks (1981-83, 1986), and spent the 1987 season with the St. Louis Rams before retiring from the NFL. Johnson got on the NFL scoreboard on December 20, 1981, in the final game of the regular season at the Kingdome. Leading 21-0 against the Cleveland Browns early in the second quarter, he recovered a fumble and returned it 31 yards for the score, with the extra point putting the Seahawks up 28-0. The Seahawks would go on to win 42-21.