Sports broadcaster and Seattle Seahawks veteran Steve Raible offers fans an inside look at one of the NFL's most beloved franchises. Scott Pollak performs his anecdotes with ease and natural charm, hitting just the right note for each one. He captures the chagrin in coach Chuck Knox's accurate prediction of his firing after the addition of Dan McGwire to the team, as well as the slapstick humor in incidents such as the time Ken Meyer smashed his face into a sliding door.
Listeners will find some of the Seahawks' greatest players making an appearance, but Raible also devotes time to the lesser-known characters whose contributions to the team narrator Pollak movingly expresses.
An inside look at the Seattle Seahawks—newly updated! From the hilarious to the surreal, from inside the huddle to inside the broadcast booth, twenty-eight-year Seattle Seahawks veteran Steve Raible takes fans to places they never knew existed. In this newly revised edition of Tales from the Seattle Seahawks Sideline, fans are offered an inside look at life in the locker room and on the sidelines of one of the NFL’s most beloved franchises.
Readers will have the chance to laugh along as Jack Patera trades Andre Hines to the Dolphins after warning Don Shula that a worse offensive lineman never existed, to marvel as Raiders legend John Matuszak becomes Seattle’s offensive coordinator during the final minutes of the Seahawks blowout win, to come along with Steve Largent as the Hall of Famer obliterates Broncos safety Mike Harden in the ultimate payback, and so much more.
Tales from the Seattle Seahawks Sideline brings all the Seahawks greatest players to life from Jim Zorn, Dave Krieg, Kenny Easley, Curt Warner, Brian Bosworth, Cortez Kennedy, Warren Moon, Mike Holmgren, Ricky Watters, Chad Brown, Shaun Alexander, and more. This insider’s account also explores the lesser known characters whose stories inspire laughter, tears, and lasting lessons. Tales from the Seattle Seahawks Sideline is all about the people, proving through vivid anecdotes why the Seahawks are one of the most storied franchises in today’s NFL.