The Seattle Seahawks joined the National Football League in 1976. The Seattle Seahawks play at Qwest Field. The Seattle Seahawks are owned by Paul Allen. The coach of the Seahawks is Mike Holmgren.
The Seattle Seahawks have been to one Superbowl which they lost to the Pittsburgh Steelers 21-10 in the 2005 season. In 2002, the Seattle Seahawks were realigned to the NFC West as part of an NFL realignment plan that gave each conference four balanced divisions of four teams each.
In 2005, the Seattle Seahawks had their most successful year ever as the team made it all the way to the Superbowl only to lose to the Steelers. The Seattle Seahawks running back Shawn Alexander won the league Most Valuable Player award and broke the record for most touchdowns in a season with 27 and made the cover of the video game MADDEN 06.
In 2006, the Seattle Seahawks won their division for the 3rd straight year.
For 2007, TE Marcus Pollard was aquired from Detroit. Pollard spent 10 years with Indianapolis and 2 years with the colts. This will be his 13th year.
In the 2007 NFL Draft, the Seahawks had no 1st round selections due to a previous trade for WR Deion Branch from New England the year earlier. The Seahawks selections in the draft were CB Josh Wilson, DT Brandon Mebane, DE Baraka Atkins, G Mansfield Wrotto, OLB Will Herring, WR Courtney Taylor, WR Jordan Kent and G Steve Vallos.