1977 Seattle Seahawks season

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1977 Seattle Seahawks season
Head coach Jack Patera
Home field Kingdome
Results
Record 5–9
Division place 4th AFC West
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
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< 1976 1978 >

The 1977 Seattle Seahawks season was the team's second season with the National Football League. The 1977 season was the team's first in the AFC West.

1977 NFL Draft[edit]

1977 Seahawks Draft Selections
Round/Pick Player Position College
1/14 Steve August Offensive Tackle Tulsa
2/30 Tom Lynch Offensive Guard Boston College
2/41 Terry Beeson Linebacker Kansas
2/51 Peter Cronan Linebacker Boston College
3/58 Dennis Boyd Defensive End Oregon State
4/87 John Yarno Center Idaho
4/111 Larry Seivers Wide Receiver Tennessee
6/142 Tony Benjamin Running Back Duke
7/169 David Sims Running Back Georgia Tech
9/225 George Adzick Defensive Back Minnesota
10/254 Sam Adkins Quarterback Wichita State
11/281 Bill Westbeld Offensive Tackle Dayton
12/329 I. V. Wilson Defensive Tackle Tulsa
Supp Al Hunter Running Back Notre Dame

Personnel[edit]

Staff[edit]

1977 Seattle Seahawks staff
Front office
  • General Manager – John Thompson
  • Assistant General Manager – Mark Duncan
  • Director of Player Personnel – Dick Mansperger
  • Director of Pro Scouting – Chuck Allen

Head coaches

Offensive coaches

Defensive coaches



Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Game site Record Attendance
1 September 18, 1977 Baltimore Colts L 14–29 Kingdome 0–1 58,991
2 September 25, 1977 at Cincinnati Bengals L 20–42 Riverfront Stadium 0–2 45,579
3 October 2, 1977 Denver Broncos L 13–24 Kingdome 0–3 53,108
4 October 9, 1977 at New England Patriots L 0–31 Schaefer Stadium 0–4 45,927
5 October 16, 1977 Tampa Bay Buccaneers W 30–23 Kingdome 1–4 54,783
6 October 23, 1977 at Miami Dolphins L 13–31 Miami Orange Bowl 1–5 29,855
7 October 30, 1977 Buffalo Bills W 56–17 Kingdome 2–5 61,180
8 November 6, 1977 at Oakland Raiders L 7–44 Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum 2–6 50,929
9 November 13, 1977 at New York Jets W 17–0 Shea Stadium 3–6 42,923
10 November 20, 1977 Houston Oilers L 10–22 Kingdome 3–7 61,519
11 November 27, 1977 San Diego Chargers L 28–30 Kingdome 3–8 58,994
12 December 4, 1977 at Pittsburgh Steelers L 20–30 Three Rivers Stadium 3–9 45,429
13 December 11, 1977 at Kansas City Chiefs W 34–31 Arrowhead Stadium 4–9 22,262
14 December 18, 1977 Cleveland Browns W 20–19 Kingdome 5–9 61,583

Game summaries[edit]

Week 5[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Buccaneers 6 7 3 7 23
• Seahawks 7 10 0 13 30

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Standings[edit]

AFC West
W L T PCT DIV CONF PF PA
Denver Broncos(1) 12 2 0 .857 6–1 11–1 274 148
Oakland Raiders(4) 11 3 0 .786 5–2 10–2 351 230
San Diego Chargers 7 7 0 .500 3–4 6–6 222 205
Seattle Seahawks 5 9 0 .357 1–3 4–9 282 373
Kansas City Chiefs 2 12 0 .143 1–6 1–11 225 349

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