Tag Archives: Seattle Seahawks

Canadian Connections to Super Bowl

Canada is linked to Super Bowl XLIX in ways that go beyond Luke Willson and Jon Ryan: The two teams competing in Super Bowl XLIX are also the two … Continue reading

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Clutch Canadians

Ontario’s Luke Willson and Saskatchewan’s Jon Ryan played starring roles in Seattle’s NFC Championship victory. Ryan, a Regina native, has provided the Seahawks with reliable special teams play (as … Continue reading

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Canadians in the Playoffs

Ravens rookie John Urschel is one of several Canadians playing an important role in the NFL playoffs. Urschel was born in Winnipeg and grew up in Niagara-on-the-Lake. Due to … Continue reading

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Finish Line

Several Canadians made the cut as NFL teams trimmed rosters to 53 players. Two Quebecers who played last season in the CIS, Universite de Montreal’s David Foucault (OL, Panthers) … Continue reading

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Seahawks share Lombardi with Canadians

Russell Wilson and the Super Bowl champions recently gave their fans a day to remember. The two-day visit to Vancouver and Victoria was part of the Seahawks 12 Tour, … Continue reading

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Seahawks to celebrate in Vancouver

Russell Wilson is bringing the Vince Lombardi trophy to Vancouver this summer as part of the team’s annual 12 Tour for fans. The Seahawks 12 Tour is a community … Continue reading

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Made in Canada

Seattle Seahawk Luke Willson interacts with fans via his personal Twitter account @LWillson on a regular basis. On May 7, Willson, who played amateur football with the Ontario Varsity … Continue reading

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Teaming up for Windsor

For several decades the Windsor, Ontario area has produced more than its fair share of professional football players. Two of the area’s most prominent players recently teamed up to … Continue reading

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Seahawks sign Canadian Long Snapper

The Seattle Seahawks have added a third Canadian to the roster, signing former University of Regina Rams long snapper Jorgen Hus to a three-year contract. The 24-year old joins … Continue reading

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Flocking to the Seahawks

The NFL’s Western Canadian fan base has Seahawks fever. Like their border club cousins the Buffalo Bills and Minnesota Vikings, the Seattle Seahawks have enjoyed strong support from Canadians … Continue reading

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