News

Print
RSS

On this date: John Kasay kicks his way into NFL record book

Posted Oct 27, 2013

A look at some memorable moments in Seahawks history that occurred on Oct. 27

1991: John Kasay ties the NFL record by kicking two field goals of 50-plus yards. His 54- and 51-yarders come in a 20-9 win over the Chargers, and the 54-yarder matches the club record. Tony Woods paces the defensive effort with nine tackles and a sack.

1985: Jacob Green returns a fumble 79 yards for a touchdown and also has one of the Seahawks’ seven sacks of Ken O’Brien. But the Jets’ quarterback throws a 15-yard touchdown pass to Wesley Walker to cap a 91-yard drive in the fourth quarter and Freeman McNeil runs for 151 yards as the Seahawks fall 17-14 at Giants Stadium. The Seahawks other TD comes on a 45-yard touchdown pass from Dave Krieg to Daryl Turner.

1996: The Seahawks start a three-game winning streak with a 32-13 victory over the Chargers at the Kingdome. Darryl Williams returns one of his two interceptions 79 yards for a touchdown, while Chris Warren runs for 146 yards and Todd Peterson kicks four field goals.

2002: The Cowboys’ Emmitt Smith runs for 109 yards to surpass Walter Payton as the NFL’s all-time leading rusher, but Rian Lindell kicks a 20-yard field goal with 25 seconds left to give the Seahawks a 17-14 victory at Texas Stadium. The afternoon also is significant because Seahawks quarterback Trent Dilfer is lost for the season with a ruptured Achilles and wide receiver Darrell Jackson has a seizure in the locker room – while Smith is being honored on the field during a postgame ceremony. Shaun Alexander runs for two touchdowns for the Seahawks.

Super Bowl Fan Travel Packages

Primesport’s Official Seattle Seahawks Fan Travel Packages offer 12s customizable travel packages that can include airfare, hotel accommodations, all ground transportation, access to PrimeSport’s VIP Pregame Hospitality party, game tickets (if desired), official souvenirs, and much more. Visit www.Primesport.com/SeattleSeahawks or call 1-877-211-9374 for more information and to reserve today.