For Seahawks fans, COVID-19 concerns give way to cautious optimism as season draws nearer

The berm is painted and dotted with a few photographers instead of being filled with fans as the Seattle Seahawks hold training camp at the Virginia Mason Athletic Center in Renton Thursday August 13, 2020. 214767 (Bettina Hansen / The Seattle Times)
UW football head coach and former UW defensive coordinator Jimmy Lake watches over warmups as the University of Washington Huskies take on the California Golden Bears at Husky Stadium in Seattle Saturday September 7, 2019. (Dean Rutz / The Seattle Times)

During a normal Seahawks camp unaffected by a pandemic, some 2,500 fans would be standing on the berm. Without them, the enthusiasm remains around Seahawks camp, and for 12s watching practice streams at home.

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