Seahawks http://kuow.org en Seattle Celebrates Seahawks’ Super Bowl Victory http://kuow.org/post/seattle-celebrates-seahawks-super-bowl-victory <p>A sea of fans flooded downtown Seattle on Wednesday as the <a href="http://kuow.org/post/seattle-dominates-denver-win-its-first-super-bowl">Seahawks Super Bowl</a> victory parade crawled its way from Seattle Center to CenturyLink Field. Wed, 05 Feb 2014 21:58:28 +0000 Akiko Oda & Bond Huberman 28269 at http://kuow.org Seattle Celebrates Seahawks’ Super Bowl Victory Are State Lawmakers Talking About Anything Today Other Than The Seahawks? http://kuow.org/post/are-state-lawmakers-talking-about-anything-today-other-seahawks <p>Steve Scher checks in with KUOW's Austin Jenkins about the latest news from Olympia, including how lawmakers are handling Seahawks fever. Tue, 04 Feb 2014 00:34:49 +0000 steve scher 28126 at http://kuow.org Are State Lawmakers Talking About Anything Today Other Than The Seahawks? What Does The Seahawks’ Super Bowl Win Mean To You? http://kuow.org/post/what-does-seahawks-super-bowl-win-mean-you <p>Steve Scher and Marcie Sillman chat with <a href="http://crosscut.com/2014/02/03/mossback/118597/seahawks-super-bowl-killed-seattle-nice-berger/">Crosscut's&nbsp;Knute Berger&nbsp;</a>and listeners about what the <a href="http://kuow.org/post/seattle-dominates-denver-win-its-first-super-bowl">Seattle Seahawks' Super Bowl title</a> means to them and to the city. Tue, 04 Feb 2014 00:10:09 +0000 Marcie Sillman & Steve Scher 28151 at http://kuow.org What Does The Seahawks’ Super Bowl Win Mean To You? Managing A Team 'The Pete Carroll' Way http://kuow.org/post/managing-team-pete-carroll-way <p>Marcie Sillman talks with Rob Asghar, Forbes' contributing writer and management and communications consultant, about the leadership style of Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll. Tue, 04 Feb 2014 00:07:40 +0000 Marcie Sillman & Amina Al-Sadi 28147 at http://kuow.org Managing A Team 'The Pete Carroll' Way Super Bowl Revelers Celebrate Around Seattle http://kuow.org/post/super-bowl-revelers-celebrate-around-seattle <p>Thousands of Seahawks fans in Seattle took to the streets to celebrate the team's first Super Bowl win Sunday night.</p><p>While the celebrations were largely peaceful, fans in the University District near Greek row used furniture to start bonfires. The Seattle Times reported one arrest in the area. Mon, 03 Feb 2014 16:55:23 +0000 Editor 28106 at http://kuow.org Super Bowl Revelers Celebrate Around Seattle Seattle Dominates Denver To Win Its First Super Bowl http://kuow.org/post/seattle-dominates-denver-win-its-first-super-bowl The Seattle Seahawks defeated the Denver Broncos 43-8 to win Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. on Sunday night, the first Super Bowl victory in the team's history.<p>The game got off to an odd start on the first play from scrimmage when Broncos center Manny Ramirez snapped the ball past quarterback Peyton Manning, who was walking up to the line and didn't have his hands ready. Mon, 03 Feb 2014 15:13:44 +0000 Steve Mullis 28105 at http://kuow.org Seattle Dominates Denver To Win Its First Super Bowl Stocking For Success: Merchandisers Prepare For Super Bowl Win http://kuow.org/post/stocking-success-merchandisers-prepare-super-bowl-win <p>While football fans are eagerly watching the Super Bowl, stores and manufacturers will be likewise poised for the final outcome to set in motion a landslide of merchandise to cater to the winners. Fri, 31 Jan 2014 15:00:11 +0000 Deborah Wang 27875 at http://kuow.org Stocking For Success: Merchandisers Prepare For Super Bowl Win Public Radio Super Bowl Bet: Denver Vs. Seattle http://kuow.org/post/public-radio-super-bowl-bet-denver-vs-seattle The deluge of hype, buildup, beer and pizza ads will be over on Sunday, because either the Seattle Seahawks or the Denver Broncos will rise victorious out of the swamps of Jersey &#8212; raising high the trophy that goes to the winner of Super Bowl XLVIII. Back in the hometowns, the fans are gearing up.<p><em><a href="http://hereandnow.wbur.org/">Here & Now&#8217;</a></em>s Jeremy Hobson checks in with <strong>Andy Hurst</strong> in Seattle and <strong>Jay Keller</strong> in Denver. Thu, 30 Jan 2014 20:39:00 +0000 editor 27956 at http://kuow.org Public Radio Super Bowl Bet: Denver Vs. Seattle Mike Pesca Likes The Seahawks For Super Bowl Champs http://kuow.org/post/mike-pesca-likes-seahawks-super-bowl-champs <p>Steve Scher checks in with Mike Pesca, NPR sports correspondent and voice&nbsp;on Slate's <em>'<a href="http://www.slate.com/articles/podcasts/hang_up_and_listen.html">Hang Up and Listen'</a></em><a href="http://www.slate.com/articles/podcasts/hang_up_and_listen.html"> podcast</a>, about why he thinks the Seattle Seahawks will come out victorious against the Denver Broncos this Super Bowl Sunday. Thu, 30 Jan 2014 19:07:50 +0000 Andy Hurst & Steve Scher 27965 at http://kuow.org Mike Pesca Likes The Seahawks For Super Bowl Champs In LA, Sports Bars Face Off Over Seahawks And Broncos http://kuow.org/post/la-sports-bars-face-over-seahawks-and-broncos <p>The Seattle Seahawks and the Denver Broncos will be facing off in New Jersey in Super Bowl XLVIII this weekend. In Los Angeles there will also be a contest, of two rival sports bars. Wed, 29 Jan 2014 15:59:05 +0000 Ben Bergman 27840 at http://kuow.org In LA, Sports Bars Face Off Over Seahawks And Broncos What It's Like To Cover The Super Bowl http://kuow.org/post/what-its-cover-super-bowl <p>David Hyde catches up with Jerry Brewer, Seattle Times columnist and radio host, about what it's like to cover the Super Bowl. Wed, 29 Jan 2014 00:09:30 +0000 David Hyde & Andy Hurst 27784 at http://kuow.org What It's Like To Cover The Super Bowl Richard Sherman Post-NFC Interview, Bertha's Troubles, And Changes At Eastside Catholic School http://kuow.org/post/richard-sherman-post-nfc-interview-berthas-troubles-and-changes-eastside-catholic-school <p>A <a href="http://kuow.org/post/pushback-richard-sherman-debate-he-antithesis-dumb-jock-stereotype">post-NFC championship game interview with Richard Sherman</a> causes controversy. Is Seattle the "bad guy" in the Super Bowl narrative? Plus, <a href="http://kuow.org/post/whats-name-apparently-forgiveness-bertha">Bertha stays stuck</a>, and the <a href="http://kuow.org/post/eastside-catholic-school-alumnus-fighting-teachers-rights">Eastside Catholic School president steps down.</a></p><p>We review these stories and more with news analyst Joni Balter, Crosscut's <a href="http://crosscut.com/mossback">Knute Berger</a> and The Stranger's <a href="http://elisanders.net/">Eli Sanders</a>. Plus, we hear from <a href="http://www.livewireradio.org">Live Wire</a> host Luke Burbank. Fri, 24 Jan 2014 21:11:35 +0000 Steve Scher & Jason Pagano 27575 at http://kuow.org Richard Sherman Post-NFC Interview, Bertha's Troubles, And Changes At Eastside Catholic School Obsessed With The Seahawks? Science Can Explain Why http://kuow.org/post/obsessed-seahawks-science-can-explain-why <p>In recent weeks, the 12<sup>th</sup> Man has been more ubiquitous in Seattle than rainfall (actually, we’ve been having pretty mild weather).</p><p>The flying flags, Blue Fridays and produce displays actually have a psychological and evolutionary basis, according to Eric Simons, author of “The Secret Lives of Sports Fans.” Thu, 23 Jan 2014 23:07:09 +0000 David Hyde & Andy Hurst 27510 at http://kuow.org Obsessed With The Seahawks? Science Can Explain Why Pushback On Richard Sherman Debate: 'He Is The Antithesis Of The Dumb Jock Stereotype' http://kuow.org/post/pushback-richard-sherman-debate-he-antithesis-dumb-jock-stereotype <p>The Seattle Seahawks booked their ticket to the Super Bowl by winning the NFC Championship on Sunday, but not without some controversy.</p><p>When Erin Andrews of Fox Sports grabbed Seattle cornerback Richard Sherman for a post-game interview, he looked right into the camera and said, “I’m the best corner in the game and when you try me against a sorry receiver like Crabtree that’s the results you going to get.” Tue, 21 Jan 2014 22:05:49 +0000 David Hyde & Christine Streich 27401 at http://kuow.org Pushback On Richard Sherman Debate: 'He Is The Antithesis Of The Dumb Jock Stereotype' Calling The Game: Gene Steratore's Role In NFC Championship Game http://kuow.org/post/calling-game-gene-steratores-role-nfc-championship-game <p>Ross Reynolds&nbsp;talks with Ben Austro, editor of <a href="http://www.footballzebras.com/" target="_blank">FootballZebras.com</a>, about <a href="http://mmqb.si.com/2013/12/04/peter-king-spends-week-with-nfl-refs/" target="_blank">Gene Steratore's</a> officiating style in anticipation of this Sunday's league championship game between the Seattle Seahawks and the San Francisco 49ers. Sat, 18 Jan 2014 00:42:31 +0000 Ross Reynolds & Christine Streich 27261 at http://kuow.org Calling The Game: Gene Steratore's Role In NFC Championship Game