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Seahawks depth chart: Learn more about your Seattle Seahawks

Everyone knows about Russell Wilson, Marshawn Lynch, Golden Tate and Richard Sherman, but for some of the newer fans that have jumped on the bandwagon, here is a look at some of the less familiar players and parts that make up your Seattle Seahawks.

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Fullback Derrick Coleman

The 12th Man is now officially the loudest crowd in sports history, but there is one Seahawk who wasn't bowled over by the record breaking, thundering cheers: Derrick Coleman, a Seattle Seahawks fullback, who is also the first legally deaf offensive player in the NFL.

Derrick, 23, says they never figured out exactly why he lost his hearing, but they think it might have to do with genetics. But he's never let it affect his life or his game.

Meet Seahawks fullback Derrick Coleman

Photo by (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
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