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Seahawks QB Wilson to explore options this offseason

Seattle Seahawks veteran quarterback RUSSELL WILSON reportedly wants to explore his options heading into what could be an interesting offseason. Wilson has not demanded a trade, but he is supposedly interestedMore in investigating other destinations to see if those would put him in a better position to win another championship and create the legacy he sees for himself. It’s also worth noting that in one of his final press conferences of the year, Wilson said his hope is to stay in Seattle. Stay tuned, fantasy owners. Less



Seahawks QB Smith arrested on suspicion of DUI

Seattle Seahawks backup quarterback GENO SMITH was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence when he was reportedly pulled over for going 96mph in a 60-mph zone. Smith supposedly alsoMore drove erratically across several lanes of traffic. Smith just completed his third season with the Seahawks and had the most extensive playing time of his tenure in Seattle, appearing in four games while starting quarterback RUSSELL WILSON was out due to injury. Less



Wilson says Seahawks need to get the ball to WR Metcalf

Seattle Seahawks quarterback RUSSELL WILSON said this week that the team needs to find a way to get the football to star wide receiver DK METCALF. Metcalf caught just one passMore on Monday Night Football, although Wilson said he was part of the game plan. Wilson said the Washington defense either double teamed Metcalf or forced him to throw before Metcalf had time to get open deep. Fantasy owners are hoping the Seahawks devise a better plan for Sunday’s game against the San Francisco 49ers. Less

Source: NBC Sports


Seahawks QB Wilson a “full go” in practice

Seattle head coach Pete Carroll said this week that quarterback RUSSELL WILSON was a “full go” in practice with the Seahawks preparing to face the Green Bay Packers this weekend. WilsonMore remains on injured reserve, so he did not show up on the team’s practice report on Wednesday. The expectation is that the Seahawks activate Wilson from IR and he should be ready to roll against the Packers on Sunday. Less

Source: NBC Sports


Seahawks QB Wilson on track to start vs. Packers

Seattle Seahawks quarterback RUSSELL WILSON threw passes at Monday’s practice just one month after he underwent surgery to repair significant damage to his middle finger. Wilson missed the past three gamesMore due to the injury but he is aiming to return for Sunday’s game against the Green Bay Packers. Head coach Pete Carrol has yet to name Wilson the starter against the Packers, but that is certainly the plan assuming all goes well this week. Less

Source: Team Website


Seahawks QB Wilson has pin removed from injured finger

Seattle Seahawks quarterback RUSSELL WILSON announced on Monday that he had a pin removed from his surgically-repaired right middle finger, a key step in his recovery. Head coach Pete Carroll saidMore there is still no firm timeline for Wilson’s return, although he is eligible to return from injured reserve when the Seahawks get back from their bye week. Less

Source: Team Website

Andy Richardson: Thursday Night Recap

There always seems to be some drama when these division rivals meet. Last night was a wild one in which starting running backs were hurt before or during the game, starting quarterbacks were hurt in the first half and the second, and previously slumbering players had big games. Let's get to it.   more »


Factoid: Sacks o'plenty

Russell Wilson and the Seahawks are hosting the Rams on Thursday night. If form holds, that probably will mean lots of sacks – but not many turnovers.   more »


Factoid: Matthew Stafford

There will be an unusual matchup in Indianapolis this week. Matthew Stafford torched the Bears, and he’ll be facing a defense in Week 2 that was similarly ripped up by Russell Wilson.  more »


New Seahawks TE Everett forming bond with QB Wilson

New Seattle tight end GERALD EVERETT is expected to fill a key role this season as the Seahawks top TE in new coordinator Shane Waldron’s offense. Everett is already becoming aMore favorite target of quarterback RUSSELL WILSON, with his signal-caller saying that he has “great confidence” in his new tight end. Everett added that this is the first time in his career playing with a quarterback of Wilson’s caliber, after having spent the first four years of his career with the Los Angeles Rams. Less

Source: Seattle Times

Factoid: Passer rating

Russell Wilson and Derek Carr are good quarterbacks, but they need to get back on track after sputtering late last year.   more »



Seahawks and QB Wilson “in a fantastic place”

Seattle GM John Schneider and head coach Pete Carroll said this week that the Seahawks and star quarterback RUSSELL WILSON are in a great place heading into the 2021 season. WilsonMore expressed frustration early during the offseason, and that frustration quickly escalated into various trade rumors. Despite any frustration, Carroll said that the team was never trading Wilson and Schneider added that the Seahawks never actively negotiated with any team. Less

Source: Team Website


Seahawks sign edge rusher Smith to one-year deal

After speculation and rumors surfaced on Wednesday, the Seattle Seahawks announced on Thursday that they had signed former All-Pro defensive end ALDON SMITH to a one-year contract. Smith spent the 2020More season with the Dallas Cowboys after being reinstated from a four-year suspension for various substance abuse related issues. Smith had five sacks in 16 games last year, with three of those sacks coming against the Seahawks in the third week of the season. RUSSELL WILSON will be happy to have Smith on his sideline in 2021. Less

Source: Seattle Times


Bears sign veteran QB Dalton to one-year deal

With rumors swirling about the possible addition of DESHAUN WATSON or RUSSELL WILSON in Chicago, reality settled in this week with the Bears signing veteran quarterback ANDY DALTON to a one-yearMore contract. Dalton is now expected to be the starting quarterback in Chicago, with NICK FOLES as the backup. Dalton, 33, has not started a full 16 games in a season since 2017 – meaning that fantasy owners could see Foles at some point if the trend continues. The addition of Dalton also seems to signal the end of the ill-fated MITCH TRUBISKY era in Chicago. Less

Source: Chicago Sun Times

Around the NFL: Wilson and Watson

So who had Russell Wilson being dealt before Deshaun Watson? Neither blockbuster has happened yet, and various representatives and media sources are throwing cold water on the deals happening -- maybe neither one will. But these things take on a life of their own, to the point where it's fair to wonder if it's more a question of when than if, on at least one of the two.   more »


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