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Monday Round-Up: NFL Reacts To Chuck Knox's Passing

Media, players, and coaches react to the passing of Seahawks Ring of Honor member Chuck Knox.


Good afternoon, 12s.

Here's a look at what's "out there" for today - Monday, May 14 - about your Seattle Seahawks:

Remembering Chuck Knox

Seahawks Ring of Honor member Chuck Knox, who coached the club from 1983-91, passed away this past weekend at the age of 86, and the reaction from the media, as well as some of Knox's former players and colleagues, has been pouring in online.

Former Seahawks reporter Clare Farnsworth, who covered the team for 36 seasons, paid tribute to Knox and his many 'Knoxisms.'

The Rams, a team Knox led to five straight double-digit win seasons, released a statement on Knox's passing.

The New York Jets, a team that gave Knox his start in the NFL, mourned the coach's passing.

Larry Stone at the Seattle Times says Knox is the person who first made the Seahawks relevant.

Bob Condotta at the Seattle Times reviews the top five moments from Knox's Seahawks tenure.

Gregg Bell at the Tacoma News Tribune outlined the influence Knox had on the Seahawks organization.

Sam Farmer at the Los Angeles Times reports on Knox's passing.

Finally, here's a sample of some social media reaction to the news of Knox's passing:

Social Post Of The Day

Today's 'Social Post of the Day' comes from us - @Seahawks, as we fly our 12 Flag half-staff at Virginia Mason Athletic Center to honor coach Knox:

More From Around The Web

Former NFL coach and current league analyst Pat Kirwan joined 710 ESPN Seattle's John Clayton Show Friday to preview the Seahawks' 2018 rookie class.

The Sea Gals 2018 squad was announced this past weekend. Photos from the event can be found here, and video of the squad's first performance can be seen here.

Take a look back at some of the best photos of Seahawks Ring of Honor member Chuck Knox, who coached the club for nine seasons (1983-91). Knox passed away at the age of 86.