2 results for tag: Mike McCormack

Kevin Mawae in 2019 Pro Football HoF

Congratulations to Seahawks Legend Kevin Mawae, who is one of the eight new members of the 2019 Class of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Mawae was a second-round draft pick by the Seahawks in the 1994 NFL Draft, where he played 4 seasons at center (1994-1997). He would go on to play 8 seasons with the N.Y. Jets (1998-2005) and 4 seasons with the Tennessee Titans (2006-2009). The eight-time Pro Bowler said he was elated when he heard David Baker, the Hall of Fame president and chief executive, knock on his hotel door to inform him of the news. "It caught me off guard," Mawae said. "When they say the knockā€™s going to be a big, boisterous ...

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Remembering Mike McCormack

November 16, 2013 Mike McCormack, who guided the Seattle Seahawks in the mid-1980s as the team's president and general manager - and for seven games as coach - died of natural causes on November 15 in Palm Desert, Calif., at age 83. McCormack was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame as a player in 1984. He was named to six Pro Bowls in 12 seasons as an offensive tackle and helped the Cleveland Browns win NFL championships in 1954 and 1955. After having previously served as coach of the Philadelphia Eagles (1973-75) and Baltimore Colts (1980-81), McCormack was hired in March 1982 as the Seahawks director of football operations...

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