The Seattle Seahawks are coming off an 10-5-1 2016 NFL season. The Seahawks finished 1st in the NFC West, however, lost to the Atlanta Falcons 20-36 in their NFC divisional playoff game. The Seahawks are looking to improve on that playoff record for the 2017-18 NFL season.
Founded in 1976, the Seattle Seahawks are a professional football franchise based in Seattle, WA. The Seahawks compete in the National Football League (NFL) in the NFC West division against rivals Los Angeles Rams, Arizona Cardinals, and San Francisco 49ers. The Seahawks are owned by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen and play their home games at the CenturyLink Field in front of 69,000 football fans. Seahawks fans have been referred to collectively as the “12th Man”, “12th Fan”, or “12s”. Over the years several notable players have been Seahawks, including Shaun Alexander, Brian Blades, Brian Bosworth, Dave Brown, Kenny Easley, Joey Galloway, Jacob Green, Matt Hasselbeck, Steve Hutchinson, Walter Jones, Cortez Kennedy, Dave Krieg, Steve Largent, Joe Nash, Marcus Trufant, Curt Warner, Jim Zorn, and Marshawn Lynch, as well as, for a brief time, Hall of Famers Carl Eller, Franco Harris, Warren Moon, John Randle, and Jerry Rice.
Known as “America’s Team”, the Dallas Cowboys have had a rough stretch of years in the past decade, however, they had a playoff year in 2016. Dak Prescott had a breakout season that resulted in Tony Romo being forced into retirement. Romo had started the season but it was cut short by injury in the first couple of weeks. The Cowboys finished the 2016 NFL season with a 13-3 and a 1st place finish in the NFC East. The Cowboys lost to the Green Bay Packers in the divisional playoffs, 34-31. The Cowboys will be a favorite for the 2018 Super Bowl and are looking forward to a great NFL season.
Founded in 1960, the Dallas Cowboys are a professional football team based in the Dallas–Fort Worth area. The Cowboys compete in the National Football League (NFL) in the NFC East division against rivals New York Giants, Philadelphia Eagles, and Washington Redskins. The team plays its home games at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX. The Cowboys have won 5 Super Bowl in 1971 (VI), 1977 (XII), 1992 (XXVII), 1993 (XXVIII), 1995 (XXX). Tom Landry, Emmitt Smith, Roger Staubach, Mike Ditka, Tony Dorsett, Randy White, and Troy Aikman are just a few of the Pro Hall of Famers to play and coach for the franchise over the years.