The energy inside Lumen Field is always electric when there's a sold-out crowd of 12s. But throughout the sea of blue you can see many people without masks on even though it's required. "I don't really know what people expect them to do, we've got 70,000 people," said Greg Woodfill, a Seahawks fan.
Let's start by making one thing clear. The Seahawks will be a contender. But is that enough? Make no mistake, it's been a heck of a decade since "Beast Quake" when Marshawn Lynch's run literally caused a minor earthquake on the docks. So many NFL franchises can only dream to do what's been done in Seattle with that Super Bowl win and only a goal-line interception away from back-to-back wins in the big game.
Seattle Seahawks star safety Jamal Adams is in for a tough off-season as he will likely need surgery on his right shoulder on top of operations for a torn labrum in his left shoulder and the fingers on his left hand.