3 results for tag: John Nordstrom
A Visit with John Nordstrom
John Nils Nordstrom is a member of one of the most influential families in Seattle business, who were instrumental in bringing an NFL franchise to Seattle. Nordstrom helped fund the Seahawks expansion franchise in the 1970’s, and owned the team until 1988. He is the author of the book: "Mr. John - Football, Flying, and a Proud Family Legacy."
New Legends in PNW FB Hall of Fame
Add Matt Hasselbeck, Mike Holmgren and John Nordstrom to the ever growing list of Seahawks Legends who are members of the Pacific Northwest Football Hall of Fame. CenturyLink Field was the site of the 29th annual induction luncheon, held May 31, 2018. Legends wide receiver and "voice of the Seahawks" Steve Raible served as the mc. Hasselbeck stands as the all-time passing yards leader in Seahawks history. In his 10 seasons in Seattle, he threw for just shy of 30,000 yards and 174 touchdowns, as well as leading the team to six playoffs appearances and an NFC title in 2005. Holmgren's coaching career spanned four decades and all three ...
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 ...