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How the 'Seahawks' got their name

Have you ever wondered how the Seahawks got their name?

According to a Seahawks blog by Clare Farnsworth, the name was selected for Seattle's NFL franchise in 1975 from a possible 1,741 different names that were suggested by 20,365 entries.

Above are some of the most outrageous and most original suggestions for the team.

Is there a name you wish would have been picked instead?

To see even more of the suggested names, click here:

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