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On this date: '83 Seahawks complete sweep of Raiders
Seattle Seahawks players will have the chance to share the causes that are important to them during all Week 13 games, as part of the NFL's My Cause, My Cleats campaign. Defensive end Cliff Avril, wide receiver Doug Baldwin, tight end Jimmy Graham, cornerback Richard Sherman, and quarterback Russell Wilson all chose to participate, personalizing their footwear to help tell their stories. View
A look at some memorable moments in Seahawks history that occurred on Oct. 30:
1983: The Seahawks complete a regular-season sweep of the Raiders with a 34-21 victory in Los Angeles. Dave Krieg starts the game, replacing a struggling Jim Zorn, and remains the starter for the next eight seasons. Krieg is 13 of 22 for 156 yards and a touchdown in the game, while Curt Warner runs for 101 yards and a score. Kenny Easley has an interception and a sack, as the Seahawks intercept Marc Wilson four times and sack the Raiders’ QB five times.
1977: Jim Zorn returns after missing four games with an injury and leads a 56-17 win over the Bills at the Kingdome. The Seahawks set 15 club records in the game and tie six others – including Zorn’s four touchdown passes.
1988: Kelly Stouffer throws touchdown passes to Brian Blades and John L. Williams as the Seahawks snap a two-game losing streak by beating the San Diego Chargers 17-14 at the Kingdome. Paul Moyer leads the defensive effort with eight tackles and an interception.
2011: The Seahawks roll up 411 offensive yards, but lose 34-12 to the Cincinnati Bengals in Seattle as Reggie Nelson returns an interception 75 yards for a touchdown and Brandon Tate returns a punt 56 yards for a score. Read