Good afternoon, 12s.
Here's a look at what's 'out there' for today – Wednesday, June 3 – about your Seattle Seahawks:
"We all have a role to play!" That was the encouragement of Seahawks wide receiver Tyler Lockett as we stand together against racial inequality. In support of Blackout Tuesday yesterday, players stood in solidarity with the Black community and the movement for change.
Our players and staff continued to share their voice on social. Below is a recap of some of their latest messages of support and resources to take action.
Wide receiver Tyler Lockett shared several posts to keep the conversation going and take action. Among his tips: bringing awareness, using social media as a voice, and keeping each other accountable.
Looking for a great watch to learn more? Safety Quandre Diggs shared Rolling Stone's post announcing that Just Mercy will be available to rent free across digital platforms in the U.S. The film is based on the life work of civil rights attorney Bryan Stevenson and brings awareness to the history of racism in our society.
And in case you missed it, see our thread below for more ways to advocate for justice during this time.
Coaching Greats Tackle The Need for Change
The latest episode of "Flying Coach" with Pete Carroll and Steve Kerr is out now on Apple Podcasts and Spotify! Tune in as the duo welcomes San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich to talk America in 2020, the leadership void, and what needs to change. We will be taking a closer look at the conversation on Seahawks.com today.
Russell Wilson Weighs In
Quarterback Russell Wilson spoke with the media today to address the state of our community. Visit Seahawks.com to watch and hear his thoughts today.
Social Post Of The Day
Today's 'Social Post of the Day' comes from Seahawks linebacker Bruce Irvin who made a virtual appearance in University of West Virginia's team meeting today, his alma mater.
More From Around The Web
You can find our full list of resources to support the Black community here.
Gregg Bell of the Tacoma News Tribune covers how Pete Carroll has shown solidarity with his players and with Black Lives Matter.
Danny O'Neil of 710 ESPN Seattle goes over how Bobby Wagner is using his voice to encourage change.