The NFC Championship game between the Seahawks and Packers was the first time I ever had the chance to attend a Seahawk playoff game. I went into the game feeling so proud of the team and very confident they would play their style of football at home. What I got instead was something so so so much more. Simply put, I’ll never forget it as long as I live.
Sports have been such an instrumental thing in so much of my life. It has been an outlet for entertainment, it has kept my mind occupied in the darkest of hours, it has provided me instant conversation with friends, strangers and passersby that say “Go (insert team here)!”. My passion led me to meet my future wife and create incredible friendships along the way. Much like a season, in life there will be ups and downs, regardless of win-loss outcomes, you will have grown. I grew on Sunday. My belief grew on Sunday.
I’ll never be able to tell you how many games I have watched, hours I have spent watching Sportscenter, or times I worked an event… but I can tell you this, I’ll never see that again. It defied my sports logic. It wasn’t that I sat at Centurylink Field cursing their names or booing them off the field; it was heartbreak. This team has made fans like me all over the Continue reading