Big Game Connection: VT's Phish and Russell Wilson

Published 01/24 2014 05:34PM

Updated 01/24 2014 10:06PM

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Burlington, VT -- Seattle Seahawks K Steven Hauschka, a Middlebury College grad, is just one Vermont connection to Super Bowl XLVIII and the Sehawks. This season Vermont-based band Phish became the anthem for Seattle QB Russell Wilson. At a concert last April, Phish frontman Trey Anastacio suggested using the opening riff to Gamehendge as a Russell Wilson chant at CenturyLink Field. Here's a fan video posted to YouTube: 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8EcQIuXNtoM

Earlier this month, NFL Films aired a short, excellent documentary on the Phish/Russell Wilson Connection. Watch it by clicking here.

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