Bird Nerd Facts: Did You Know?
- “Jim Zorn was the NFL Offensive Rookie Of The Year for the 1976 season, the Seahawks’ first.
- In 2004, Jim Zorn’s daughter and Steve Largent’s son were both members of the Seattle Pacific University crew teams.
- The first jersey number retired by the Seahawks was the number 12 which was retired to honor the Seahawks consistently loud fans that are often referred to as the 12th man.
- There was an earlier use of the mascot Seahawks in professional football, in 1946 the Miami Seahawks played in the All-American Football Conference.
- The team has used the University of Washington’s Husky Stadium as home field during three different seasons; 2000 & 2001 while awaiting their new stadium to be
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