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Here we go again: Seahawks parade to rival Sonics in ‘79

SEATTLE — Seattle, are you ready to show your love? In 1979, when the city threw a parade for the NBA World Champions Seattle SuperSonics, about 300,000 ecstatic, screaming fans leaned in from rooftops, fire escapes, tree branches and light poles. City leaders say they expect as many as half a million spectators to crowd downtown Seattle streets today for the parade and rally to celebrate the 43-8 Super Bowl beatdown of the Denver Broncos on Sunday.

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