KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Seahawks did their best on Saturday to show they were impervious to the bitter cold. Wide receivers coach Sanjay Lal posed with his beaming position group, shirtless, during pregame warmups as the temperature barely crossed the zero threshold – below, if you factor in wind chill. An inordinate number of players chose to go sleeveless.
The Seahawks haven’t had a lead at any point of their last three games since beating the Rams on Dec. 4. They trailed Saturday by at least two touchdowns for all of the final 38 minutes and 56 seconds here in a 24-10 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs.
RENTON, Wash. – Gratitude at making it was the common theme among the four Seahawks named to the Pro Bowl this week – quarterback Geno Smith, safety Quandre Diggs, cornerback Tariq Woolen and kicker Jason Myers – from there, the reactions varied.
Among the many accomplishments of legendary NFL running back Franco Harris, who died Wednesday at age 72, is this: He was the first player who put on a Seahawks uniform to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.