Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 2/6/14
Finally Just like the 13,ooo plus students in the Seattle School District, I too, played hooky from school today to watch the first major sports championship parade in Seattle since the ’78-’79 NBA season. I tried to do the noble thing and set my DVR to record the festivities the night before, but the NFL Network’s programming schedule didn’t have it listed. So, of course instead of waking up a few minutes earlier to set it before I left for school, I did what most of Washington did, I ditched. The Seattle Seahawks are Super Bowl XLVIII Champions!!! It still hadn’t really set in until the parade today. Well not even during the parade. The moment it seemed real was when Russell Wilson came out onto the field carrying the, strike that, our Vince Lombardi trophy. With Marshawn Lynch meeting him, and spraying him, with his bottle of champagne, it was cemented into my mind for ever. My Seahawks love affair I can’t really select the defining moment of when I fell in love with this footb...
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