RENTON, Wash. - The Seattle Seahawks invite fans to demonstrate their spirit this week and on "Blue Friday" January 6 in preparation for the team's NFC Wild Card Playoff game on Saturday, January 7 at 5:15 p.m.
The team announced today fan activities featuring Seahawks Legend Lawyer Milloy who will join members of the Sea Gals, Blue Thunder and Blitz on the Blue Friday Bus Tour. The group will travel via a Seahawks wrapped motor coach and participate in Blue Friday rallies with brief stops along the way to greet fans and distribute rally cards.
A Tacoma native, Milloy played both football and baseball at University of Washington, achieving All-American honors, and 15 seasons in the NFL. The three-time All-Pro and four-time Pro Bowl selection signed with the Seahawks in 2009.
Seahawks Blue Friday events for January 6 are listed below.
9 a.m. Seahawks Legend Dave Krieg will raise 12 Flag on top of Space Needle
10:30 a.m. Blue Friday Rally at Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor (Brick Courtyard)
The event is open to all Seahawks fans with base access.
1:15 p.m. Seahawks Blue Friday Rally at Bremerton Boardwalk
Join Mayor Patty Lent for a "pep" rally and ceremonial flag raising.
*3 p.m. * Seahawks Blue Friday Rally aboard Chelan Ferry from Bremerton to Seattle
4 p.m. Seahawks Blue Friday Rally at Colman Dock in downtown Seattle
Fans are invited to pick-up an "I'm In" rally card to display at their home, work, school or car in order to join Seahawks coaches, players and staff who reach up and tap the slogan with a hand as they access the field - signifying a commitment to compete, set all distractions aside and focus solely on the opportunity at hand. Complimentary rally cards are available for pick-up, while supplies last, at all four team Pro Shops located at CenturyLink Field, downtown Seattle, Renton Landing and Alderwood Mall.
Fans are encouraged to share their comments and photos by utilizing Seahawks playoff hashtags including: #Seahawks and #TGIBF.