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An American Flag is held in memory of 9/11 as the National Anthem is sung during opening cerimonies before the game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Seattle Seahawks at the Husky Stadium in Seattle, Washington. The Eagles defeated the Seahawks 27-3.Mandatory Credit: Otto Greule /Allsport

Sports after 9/11

January 1, 1970

In the days following the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, sports teams and fans joined together to pay tribute to the victims and display a unifying sense of patriotism.