The Seahawks were back in action on Thursday night.
SEATTLE — 208 days have passed, but Seattle Seahawks football team will finally be on the field again in a live match against the opponent on Thursday.
Yes, it’s pre-season and many of the Seahawks’ top players will be little seen, given game time, but the NFL’s return to Seattle is always welcome.
Here’s everything you need to know about watching the Seahawks’ first three pre-season competitions, all of which will be broadcast live locally on KING 5.
What time does the Seahawks game start?
The game will begin on Thursday at 7pm Pacific Time. The game can be watched live locally on KING and tickets are still available for fans who want to watch the match live.
Seahawks, Vikings rookies to watch
The Seahawks and Vikings will have well-trained rookies on the field for the first time in NFL uniforms. Seattle picked a pair of players in the first round of the 2023 NFL Draft that will see some on-field action Thursday night.
Devon Witherspoon was the last rookie to sign, but the final 5th pick has been practicing for a few days and is now competing for the bottom spot of the nickel table. He ended training on Monday with a leg injury, so he could get little play in his first pre-season game.
The hype train continues to build on the Seahawks’ other first rookie, Jaxon Smith-Njigba. Wide receiver has been done spectacular catches day in and day out and seems ready for an epic first NFL season. Expect to see him have plenty of goals, though the Seahawks may try to limit his game time to preserve him for the regular season.
On the Minnesota side, one of the team’s early draft picks may be familiar to Seahawks fans who graduated from Washington State University or Washington. Former USC wide receiver Jordan Addison will be on the field, though he could also find game time limited after a long stretch. legal issues during the training camp.
Odds for Seahawks vs Vikings
Caesars Sportsbook has Seahawks as favorite -210 vs Vikings (+175). The spread as of Tuesday morning is Seahawks -4.5.