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Fun Facts regarding the Seahawks and the Broncos

Updated on April 24, 2014

When did the Denver Broncos and the Seattle Seahawks begin in the NFL?

The Denver Broncos got their start in 1960 and the got into the NFL in 1970 as part of the merger of the AFL-NFL

The Seattle Seahawks were established in 1976 as an expansion team.

How many times have the teams played in the Super Bowl?

Both Denver and the Seahawks have played in the Super Bowl before.

The Seahawks have won 8 division titles and went to the Super Bowl in 2006 in Detroit, Michigan playing in Fords Field against the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Steelers won with a score of 21 to 10.

The Denver Broncos have won 7 AFC championships and two Super Bowls. The first Super Bowl they played in was in1987 they appeared in Super Bowl XXI playing against the New York Giants in the Rose Bowl Pasadena, CA. The Giants won 39-20.

Denver played Super Bowl XXII which took place in 1987 in San Diego, CA against the Washington Redskins. Washington won 42-10.

In 1990 Denver made to the Super Bowl once again this time they played in New Orleans, La against the 49ners. Denver lost this game 55-10.

In 1999 Miami, Fla Denver played against the Atlanta Falcons and this time they won 34-19

If you are interested in seeing a great chart of all the Super Bowls that have been played check out it is a great look at all the games played.

Who will win the Super Bowl?

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Who are some of the most famous quarterbacks in the NFL who have played for the Seattle Seahawks?

Dave Krieg played for the Seattle Seahawks from 1980-1991. He helped the Seahawks to their first AFC West Division Championship.

Matt Hasselback began to play for the Seahawks in 2001. In 2005 he led the team against Pittsburgh.

Jim Zorn joined the team in 1976 in 1983 he was benched for Dave Kreig.

For more information about other great players who have played for the Seahawks and the Broncos go to

Who are some of the most famous quarterbacks in the NFL who have played for Denver Broncos?

John Elway immediately comes to mind he played from the years 1983-1998

Jake The Snake Plummer played from 2003-2006

Jay Cutler played for Denver in the years 2006-2008.

Tim Tebow he played from 2010-2011

Peyton Manning 2012-2014 leading the team to the Super Bowl

Where to find great stories and illustrations about the uniforms of the Seahawks and Broncos? has a great web page that shows the history of the Seahawks uniforms shows the history of the Broncos uniforms through the years very neat.

Who is the bitter rival for The Seahawks?

The San Francisco 49ner’s became rivals of the Seahawks in 2002 when they both started playing in the same division.

Who is the bitter rival for The Seahawks?

The Oakland Raider and the Denver Broncos are considered rivals in the West Division.

How much are tickets to the Super Bowl game between the Seahawks and Denver?

Hold on to your wallet here are what the average prices for tickets are to this year’s Super Bowl

The average premium ticket is going for $2,600. The lowest ticket price is $500. Weather is going to play a factor and if you want to stay high and dry you will have to pay for the privilege.

What superstitious ritual does Peyton Manning have?

Before every game Peyton reads the program from front to back.

Is Russell Wilson superstitious?

That question was answered in a blog written by Bob Condotta

Russell answered by saying:

“I’m not really a superstitious guy. I believe in habits. I believe in certain techniques that you do to prepare yourself, and I think that’s important. I do listen to my music; I listen to my gospel music and my R&B music before the game just to relax me, so maybe that’s one. I really wouldn’t call that a superstition, it’s just something that I do to keep me calm and get ready for the game.”

What celebrities are Denver Bronco fans?

Trey Parker and Matt Stone creators of South Park are big fans. Tim Allen is also a fan.

What celebrities are Seahawk fans?

Drew Carey and Sir-Mix-A-Lot

Who are the mascots for the Denver Broncos?

There are two mascots for Denver and both are horses. Miles is the fictitious horse that started in 1999. Then there is a real horse named Thunder who is real. He is an Arabian horse and is being flown into the Super Bowl.

Who are the mascots for the Seattle Seahawks?

Blitz is the mascot for the Seattle Seahawks he originated in 1998.

Super Bowl XLVIII should be an exciting game. Denver has the best offense in NFL history and the Seahawks have the best defense. It is also a game of firsts according the Wikipedia in which they stated it is:

1. The first Super Bowl game to be played outside in a cold environment

2. The first game to be played February 2nd

3. The first played outdoors on artificial turf since Super Bowl X at the Miami Orange Bowl

4. The first in which two states share hosting duties (New York and New Jersey )

5. The first time since XLIV, and the second time in 20 seasons that the #1 seeds from each conference

6. The game will feature the #1 Offense against the #1 Defense that hasn’t happened since Super Bowl XXXVII.

Super Bowl XLVIII should be a fun game to watch there is history in the making here and you should definitely be a part of it.


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      cfjots 4 years ago from Conway, SC

      Thank you Mikeg422 like your clever comments. That was funny.

      Hi Hawkfan thank you for setting me straight on some of the facts I had written down. I will correct my error immediately. Thank you for letting me know.

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      Hawkfan 4 years ago

      Curt Warner wasn't a QB for the Seahawks. He was a running back. You are getting him confused with Kurt Warner who won a super bowl with the Rams. Dave Krieg was the QB back then.

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      Michael Gill 4 years ago from Philadelphia, PA

      Some very good facts! The only one you forgot is how both teams just happen to be from states that legalized marijuana, and they are going to the Super "Bowl". Somebody is bound to get smoked in this contest lol.

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      cfjots 4 years ago from Conway, SC

      Thank you FlourishAnyway for your great comments. The Super Bowl is always exciting, and I like to find out about the teams that will be playing. Thank you for pinning it.

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      FlourishAnyway 4 years ago from USA

      A very smart hub! I don't know anything about football, but I'm sure this will do very well for you. Pinning.