Good afternoon, 12s.
Here's a look at what's 'out there' for today - Tuesday, November 6 - about your Seattle Seahawks:
Seahawks Honor Heroics Of Boise Black Knights Youth Football Team
This past May, while driving back from a football tournament, the Boise Black Knights encountered a vehicle that had rolled over onto the side of the road. The team, made up of 12-, 13-, and 14-year-old youth football players, sprang into action to help save the couple inside.
Regan Magill, a player on the team who took video of the rescue that ended up going viral, said, "We stopped because we care about others before ourselves. We just wanted to know if they were OK. It wasn’t really something we thought about. We just instantly pulled over.”
Added Rudy Jackson, the Black Knights’ head coach: “I’m more than proud. I’m at a loss for words. They got out of the car like they were supposed to do that … it’s a great bunch of kids.”
The Seahawks honored the Black Knights’ heroics this past weekend, hosting the youth football team at Virginia Mason Athletic Center for Saturday’s walk-thru practice before continuing the celebration at CenturyLink Field, where the team was recognized during Sunday’s game against the Los Angeles Chargers. The Black Knights also received a $5,000 grant from USA Football, which will go toward supplying the Boise team with new equipment.
Social Post Of The Day
Today's 'Social Post of the Day' comes from Seahawks Legend and Pro Football Hall of Famer Walter Jones, who shares photos from Seahawks Legend Marcus Trufant's celebrity bowling and billiard classic held Monday night in Tukwila. The event featured Cliff Avril, Jordan Babineaux, Kam Chancellor, Sidney Rice, Lofa Tatupu, and more as special guests, and it all benefited Trufant's Family Foundation.
More From Around The Web
Seahawks.com's John Boyle recaps the team's injury situation heading into Week 10 and details five things we learned from head coach Pete Carroll's Monday press conference following Sunday's loss to the Chargers.
Danny O'Neil at 710Sports.com shares what we learned about the Seahawks after their Week 9 performance.
Michael Dugar at The Athletic says the Seahawks have faith in their identity at midseason.
Bob Condotta at the Seattle Times reviews what went wrong for the Seahawks this past weekend.
Larry Stone at the Seattle Times comments on the Seahawks' 2018 outlook with eight games remaining.
Mike Vorel at the Seattle Times offers five things to know about the Los Angeles Rams, the Seahawks' next opponent.
And Bill Barnwell at ESPN.com takes a look around the league, doling out 2018 midseason honors for best offensive player, best defensive player, top plays, and more.
Boise Black Knights Visit The Seahawks
The Seattle Seahawks hosted the Boise Black Knights at Virginia Mason Athletic Center and CenturyLink Field this past weekend, honoring the youth football team for its heroics that made national headlines this past May when the team rescued a couple from an overturned vehicle. In addition to the visit, USA Football presented the team with a $5,000 grant that will go toward supplying the Black Knights with new football equipment.