Apparently they can.
During Marshawn Lynch’s 67-yard beast of a touchdown run, the crowd noise was so intense that it actually produced a small tremor that was picked up by the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network (PNSN), a facility which locates earthquakes in Washington and Oregon.
You need more proof? The PNSN recorded the activity in downtown Seattle at precisely 4:43 p.m., which just happens to be about the same time Lynch was crossing the goal line to finish off the Saints. Read more ›