The rarity of the Super Bowl repeat
Only eight teams have repeated as Super Bowl champs. Only one has done so in the past 15 years. Defending Super Bowl champions have often had trouble even making the playoffs, but the Seattle Seahawks were up to that challenge. Now, as the NFC's No. 1 seed, they will try to do the almost-impossible. Below, see how every Super Bowl champion has fared the following season.
Seattle Times staff