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That Time Seattle Almost Built a Football Stadium on Water

Image: Seattle Municipal Archives

As you are well aware, the Seattle Seahawks will not be playing in the Super Bowl this Sunday. We've provided you with some helpful ideas on what to do with yourself during a Seahawks-less Super Bowl, but we know it's hard to get football off the brain right now. So, let's lean into that with a fun history lesson in what could have been. The Seahawks spent many years playing in the Kingdome and, after a brief stayover in Husky Stadium, have called CenturyLink Field home since 2002. But did you know for a brief time there was a plan to create a floating domed stadium on Elliott Bay?

Things would be very different if that had happened >>