Seahawks: Soaring for Greatness

Of the 32 teams in the NFL, the Seattle Seahawks is one of the team that is watched. The Seattle Seahawks tickets are being sought by sports fans to watch a good game. In 1976, the Seattle Seahawks, together with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, joined the National Football League as expansion teams. In 1974, a group of Seattle business and community leaders decided to purchase a franchise team in NFL. The Seattle Seahawks became an NFL franchise in 1976. As a representative of the Nordstorm family, the majority partner of the group, Lloyd W.Nordstorm was awarded the franchise. In a bitter twist of fate, Nordstrom died of a heart attack a few months before the first game of the Seahawks.

People with Seahawks ticket might be wondering where the name of the team was obtained. like most teams, the team was named through a public naming contest. a local high school, the Peninsula High School, submitted the name Seahawks.

Between 1994 and 1999, the Seahawks considered the Kingdome Stadium as their home. because of noise created by the loyal fans who tirelessly purchase Seahawk tickets, the Kingdome Stadium was considered the loudest stadium in NFL. The team retired the number 12 and decided that the fans should wear that number. at present, the Seahawks play in their new stadium, the Qwest Field, formerly the Seahawks stadium. Though they moved to a different stadium, Seahawks tickets were continuously patronized by their loyal fans. In 2005, the Seahawks played against the New York Giants where the Giants committed 11 false starts because of the clamor of the Seahawks fans.

In their history, the Seattle Seahawks has won six division titles. They won in 1988 and 1999 at the AFC West. Also, they won the NFC West title in 2004, 2005, 2006 and 2007. In 2005, they also managed to win the NFC Championship Game. The Seahawks also participated in the Super Bowl XL, for their first and only appearance up to date.

The co-founder of Microsoft, Paul Allen, is the owner of the Seahawks since 1997 to present. In 1999, he hired Mike Holmgren to be the head coach of the team. with Holmgren leading the team, the Seahawks played better.

Seahawks: Soaring for Greatness


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