The first practice following the players’ first off day at Seahawks training camp presented by Bing attracted a crowd of 2,575 fans – including one who was wearing No. 16 University of Wisconsin jersey; another who watched December’s 42-13 victory over the 49ers from the sideline; and another who had visions of snowflakes dancing in his head.
Fan since: “Since I was little,” said Fleury, who was accompanied by his son – Kayden, 10; and daughter, Mason, 2.
Favorite current player:
Favorite all-time Seahawk: Curt Warner. “Just the way he ran the ball,” Fleury said. “And he was a great college player (at Penn State).”
Favorite moment in franchise history: “Probably when Largent got the record for touchdowns,” he said of the 1989 game against the Bengals in Cincinnati when Steve Largent caught the 100th – and final – TD pass of his career to break the NFL all-time record that had been held by Don Hutson.
Fan since: “Since I was a kid. Back in the Kingdome, my parents had season tickets.”
Favorite current player: She pointed to the No. 3 Russell Wilson jersey she was wearing. “Because of his integrity, and he’s hardworking and a good leader; disciplined and illuminating.
Favorite all-time Seahawk: “Back in the era of Dan Doornink and Steve Largent and Jim Zorn and all those guys. Dan Doornink is from eastern Washington, and they were just good, solid, all-around people.”
Favorite moment in franchise history: “The last game against the 49ers last year. I’m actually a good friend of one of the photographers for the Seahawks (Larry Maurer), so he had me support him. I was carrying all his gear. I was right at the end zone when
Fan since: “Forever,” said Garmas, who was with his father, Travis; and his father’s friend, Steven Stromberg.
Favorite current player: “I don’t know. I don’t have a favorite player.”
Favorite all-time Seahawk: “I don’t know,” said Garmas, who was wearing a Patrick Kerney No. 97 jersey. “I don’t have a favorite. I like them all.”
Favorite moment in franchise history: “It’s when it was snowing,” he said of the Monday night game against the Packers in 2006 at CenturyLink Field. “I was 4, so that’s the only thing I remember – that it was snowing.”