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Wednesday Round-Up: Seahawks Players Spend Off Day Visiting Local Hospitals For Captains' Blitz

Seahawks players spent their off day Tuesday in the community celebrating the holiday season.

The Seahawks celebrated the holiday season with the patients and staff of local hospitals for the annual Captains' Blitz. The players got to meet 12s of all ages and give out lots of Seahawks goodies. The Captains' Blitz has been happening annually since 1976.

Good morning, 12s.

Here's a look at what's out there for today — Wednesday, December 13 — about your Seattle Seahawks: 

Captains' Blitz

Seahawks players spent their off day Tuesday in the community celebrating the holiday season.

Nineteen total players — Jordan Roos, Tedric Thompson, Cyril Grayson Jr., Tyrone Swoopes, Nazair Jones, Luke Joeckel, Germain Ifedi, Mike Davis, Dewey McDonald, Amara Darboh, David Moore, Dion Jordan, Austin Davis, Rees Odhiambo, Branden Jackson, Marcus Smith, Blair Walsh, Tyler Ott and Mark Glowinski — visited two local hospitals in the Seattle area as part of the team's yearly tradition, Captains' Blitz, and interacted with fans of all ages to help them get their minds off of their circumstances. The players were also joined by members of the Sea Gals and posed for photos and signed autographs for patients and their families along with hospital staff. 

Here are highlights from Tuesday's action: 

Tweet Of The Day 

Today's "Tweet of the Day" comes from the Seahawks Pro Shop, who has an in-store holiday offer for game jerseys:

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