A year ago, Pete Carroll stood at a podium in a New York City hotel, less than 12 hours after his Seattle Seahawks beat the Denver Broncos in the Super Bowl. He spoke about what would happen next.
The 2014 Seattle Seahawks are the most exciting, entertaining, exhilarating team, the most adrenalin-inducing fantastically fun collection of humanity in the history of the National Football League.
A win Sunday will stamp the Seahawks as one of the best teams of the Super Bowl era. And, given Seattle's makeup and philosophy, the future for the franchise might be brighter than for any other club.
As it is, a pretty persuasive case could be made that Richard Sherman, Earl Thomas and the rest of the Seattle Seahawks defense is among the very best groups on that side of the ball in NFL history.
Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll says it will be Richard Sherman's decision whether to play in Sunday's Super Bowl if his pregnant girlfriend goes into labor with the couple's first child sooner than expected.
Doug Baldwin led the Seattle Seahawks in catches and yards receiving. He ranked 42nd in the NFL in both categories. It's no surprise that Hall of Famer and NFL Network's Deion Sanders dissed Baldwin and the rest of Seattle's receiving group.
The Seahawks original cheerleader will get to see her hometown team play in Super Bowl XLIX after all. "Mama Blue" boarded a flight to Phoenix at about 5:15 a.m. Friday. It was a trip she almost didn't get to make.
The Space Needle has decided to put the battle-worn flag on tour to allow Seahawks fans to sign it and give it a proper good-bye.
Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said Thursday the referees will use hand signals to indicate clearly when normally eligible receivers check in the Super Bowl as ineligible, a technique the Patriots have used in the postseason.