List of Seattle Seahawks seasons

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This is a list of seasons completed by the Seattle Seahawks American football franchise of the National Football League (NFL). The list documents the season-by-season records of the Seahawks' franchise from 1976 to present, including postseason records, and league awards for individual players or head coaches.

For complete team history, see History of the Seattle Seahawks
  • The Finish, Wins, Losses, and Ties columns list regular season results and exclude any postseason play. Regular and postseason records are combined only at the bottom of the list.
Super Bowl Champions Conference Champions Division Champions Wild Card Berth
Season Team League Conference Division Regular season Postseason results Awards
Finish Wins Losses Ties
1976 1976 NFL NFC West 5th 2 12 0
1977 1977 NFL AFC West 4th 5 9 0
1978[1] 1978 NFL AFC West 2nd 9 7 0 Jack Patera (COY)
1979 1979 NFL AFC West 3rd 9 7 0
1980 1980 NFL AFC West 5th 4 12 0
1981 1981 NFL AFC West 5th 6 10 0
1982[2] 1982 NFL AFC 8th[3] 4 5 0
1983 1983 NFL AFC West 2nd[4] 9 7 0 Won Wild Card Playoffs (Broncos) 31–7
Won Divisional Playoffs (Dolphins) 27–20
Lost Conference Championship (Raiders) 14–30
1984 1984 NFL AFC West 2nd 12 4 0 Won Wild Card Playoffs (Raiders) 13–7
Lost Divisional Playoffs (Dolphins) 10–31
Chuck Knox (COY)
Kenny Easley (DPOY)
1985 1985 NFL AFC West 3rd 8 8 0
1986 1986 NFL AFC West 2nd[5] 10 6 0
1987[6] 1987 NFL AFC West 2nd 9 6 0 Lost Wild Card Playoffs (Oilers) 20–23 (OT)
1988 1988 NFL AFC West 1st 9 7 0 Lost Divisional Playoffs (Bengals) 13–21 Steve Largent (WP MOY)
1989 1989 NFL AFC West 4th 7 9 0
1990 1990 NFL AFC West 3rd[7] 9 7 0
1991 1991 NFL AFC West 4th 7 9 0
1992 1992 NFL AFC West 5th 2 14 0 Cortez Kennedy (DPOY)
1993 1993 NFL AFC West 5th 6 10 0
1994 1994 NFL AFC West 5th 6 10 0
1995 1995 NFL AFC West 3rd 8 8 0
1996 1996 NFL AFC West 4th 7 9 0
1997 1997 NFL AFC West 3rd 8 8 0
1998 1998 NFL AFC West 2nd 8 8 0
1999 1999 NFL AFC West 1st[8] 9 7 0 Lost Wild Card Playoffs (Dolphins) 17–20
2000 2000 NFL AFC West 4th 6 10 0
2001 2001 NFL AFC West 2nd 9 7 0
2002 2002 NFL NFC West 3rd 7 9 0
2003 2003 NFL NFC West 2nd 10 6 0 Lost Wild Card Playoffs (Packers) 27–33 (OT)
2004 2004 NFL NFC West 1st 9 7 0 Lost Wild Card Playoffs (Rams) 20–27
2005 2005 NFL NFC West 1st 13 3 0 Won Divisional Playoffs (Redskins) 20–10
Won Conference Championship (Panthers) 34–14
Lost Super Bowl XL (Steelers) 10–21
Shaun Alexander (MVP, OPOY)
2006 2006 NFL NFC West 1st 9 7 0 Won Wild Card Playoffs (Cowboys) 21–20
Lost Divisional Playoffs (Bears) 24–27 (OT)
2007 2007 NFL NFC West 1st 10 6 0 Won Wild Card Playoffs (Redskins) 35–14
Lost Divisional Playoffs (Packers) 20–42
2008 2008 NFL NFC West 3rd 4 12 0
2009 2009 NFL NFC West 3rd 5 11 0
2010 2010 NFL NFC West 1st 7 9 0 Won Wild Card Playoffs (Saints) 41–36
Lost Divisional Playoffs (Bears) 24–35
2011 2011 NFL NFC West 3rd 7 9 0
2012 2012 NFL NFC West 2nd 11 5 0 Won Wild Card Playoffs (Redskins) 24–14
Lost Divisional Playoffs (Falcons) 28–30
2013 2013 NFL NFC West 1st 13 3 0 Won Divisional Playoffs (Saints) 23–15
Won Conference Championship (49ers) 23–17
Won Super Bowl XLVIII (Broncos) 43–8
Malcolm Smith (SB MVP)
2014 2014 NFL NFC West
Totals
8 Division Titles
2 NFC Titles
1 NFL Title
Regular Season 293 303 0 .492 Winning percentage
Postseason 12 12 0 .500 Winning percentage
Overall 305 315 0 .492 Winning percentage

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ The NFL expanded from a 14-game regular season schedule to 16 beginning in 1978.
  2. ^ The 1982 season was shortened to nine games by a players' strike. The top eight teams in each conference advanced to the playoffs.
  3. ^ The Seattle Seahawks, Cleveland Browns and Buffalo Bills finished with 4–5 records. Cleveland's better conference record (4–3 vs. Buffalo's 3–3 and Seattle's 3–5 advanced the Browns to the playoffs. The Bills and Seahawks did not go to the playoffs.
  4. ^ The Seattle Seahawks, Cleveland Browns and Denver Broncos finished with 9–7 records. Seattle's and Denver's better head-to-head record (2–1 vs. Cleveland's 0–2) eliminated the Browns from the playoffs. Seattle's better conference record (5–3 vs. 3–5) gave the Seahawks the 1st Wild Card and Denver the 2nd Wild Card.
  5. ^ The Seattle Seahawks, New York Jets, Kansas City Chiefs and Cincinnati Bengals finished with 10–6 records. New York and Kansas City advanced to the playoffs as Wild Cards based on better conference records (8–4 and 9–5 vs. Seattle's and Cincinnati's 7–5). The Seahawks and Bengals did not go to the playoffs.
  6. ^ The 1987 season was shortened to 15 games by a players' strike.
  7. ^ The Seattle Seahawks, Houston Oilers and Pittsburgh Steelers finished with 9–7 records. Houston's better conference record (8–4 vs. Seattle's 7–5 and Pittsburgh's 6–6) gave the Oilers the Wild Card and eliminated the Seahawks and Steelers from the playoffs.
  8. ^ The Seattle Seahawks and Kansas City Chiefs finished with 9–7 records. Seattle's head-to-head sweep of the Chiefs gave the Seahawks the division championship. The Chiefs did not go to the playoffs.

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