But online another '12th Man' decided to remind the world that Seattle's fan base is not the original 12th Man.
No, that fan base resides deep in the heart of Texas.
Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, Texas A&M is The Home of the #12thMan pic.twitter.com/8nMJJyMOMZ
— Texas A&M Football (@AggieFootball) January 11, 2014
For those not familiar with the story, Texas A&M and the Seahawks had a nice little legal battle back in 2006 (if you want to read more about it go here). In the end, when push came to shove the Seahawks agreed to pay the Aggies a licensing fee so that they could continue to use the name.
[H/T Bleacher Report]