On this date: Jim Zorn, Seahawks come up just short in franchise’s first game

Posted Aug 1, 2014

A look at a memorable moment in Seahawks history that occurred on Aug. 1

1976: The Seahawks play their first game, and lose to the San Francisco 49ers 27-20 in the preseason opener at the Kingdome when QB Jim Zorn is tackled at the 2-yard line as time expires.