On Sunday, linebacker Bruce Irvin will make world NFL historical past when the Seattle Seahawks and Tampa Bay Buccaneers kick off in Munich, Germany.
As CBS Sports activities’ John Breech issues out, Germany assessments off the 5th nation Irvin’s performed an ordinary season sport in, surroundings a brand new NFL document.
Sunday’s travel to Germany will probably be Irvin’s 3rd world prevent with the Seahawks. In 2012, Irvin and the Seahawks thrashed the Buffalo Expenses, 50-17, north of the border in Canada. And, in 2018, Irvin and the Seahawks made the travel around the pond blowing out the then-Oakland Raiders, 27-3, in England.
The 35-year-old made two journeys to Mexico with the Raiders in 2016 and 2017 ahead of returning to England two seasons later as a member of the Carolina Panthers.
Signed in October, Irvin is in his 3rd stint with the Seahawks. Irvin, who spent the primary 4 seasons (2012-15) of his NFL profession and two video games in 2020 with the Seahawks, instructed Fox 13 that Seattle was once “house,” including, “What different solution to pass out? One final journey with the Seahawks.”
In final week’s 31-21 win over the Arizona Cardinals, Irvin posted his first sack as a Seahawk since 2015. Irvin has seven tackles (3 for loss), taking part in 54% of the group’s defensive snaps.