Seattle Seahawks Facts
American football franchise in NFL for Seattle, Washington
- Seattle Seahawks are NFL franchise for Seattle, Washington.
- The team was established in 1976.
- The Blitz and Taima the Hawk are their mascot.
- The team is owned by Paul Allen, co-founder of Microsoft.
- The team was earlier owned by Nordstrom family (1976–1988) and later by Ken Behring & Ken Hofmann (1988–1996).
- Pete Carroll is its coach.
- CenturyLink Field is their home ground.
- The Kingdome (1976–2000) and Husky Stadium (2001) are their previous home grounds.
- They are the only NFL franchise from Pacific Northwest region of North America.
- They won eight division titles and made one Super Bowl appearance in 2005.
- They are the only team to have played in both the AFC and NFC Championship Games.
- The team fans are called the 12th Man.
- Their flagship station is KIRO (AM) 710 kHz – KIRO-FM 97.3 MHz.