Russell Wilson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Russell Wilson takes over for Jon Gruden as ESPN's mentor to upcoming NFL draft picks

    Los Angeles Times "Russell Wilson is so organized and so faithful to his meticulous schedule that he wears two watches. "Actually," he said, motioning to the thin band on his right wrist, "this one tracks my sleep." And there it is. Proof that Wilson does sleep. His to-do list suggests otherwise, considering..." April 10

  • Get ready for a wild ride as Russell Wilson and the Seahawks gear up for contract negotiations

    Seattle Times "This is a time of delicate balance for the Seahawks. They are trying to straddle the line between reshaping the roster and stripping it of so much talent and personality that they can’t avoid a tailspin. They have revamped and, they hope, reinvigorated the coaching staff with eight changes,..." April 08

  • Report: Seahawks went to scout Josh Allen, and Russell Wilson wants to know why

    Seattle Times "Seahawks general manager John Schneider’s attendance at Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen’s pro day two weeks ago did not go unnoticed by Seattle’s current quarterback. The NFL Network’s Jim Trotter said in a segment aired Wednesday that Russell Wilson’s “camp’’ — presumably a reference to agent..." April 06

  • Could the Seahawks trade Russell Wilson? Rumors pop up about a possible post-2018 split

    CBS Sports "The Seattle Seahawks are clearly embarking on some kind of structural change within their organization. Retooling, rebooting, reassessing, whatever you want to call it, just avoid rebuilding. The Legion of Boom is no more, its parts mostly distributed amid the kind of veteran fire sale no NFL..." April 05

  • Amid all the Seahawks' changes, some contract talks with Russell Wilson loom

    CBS Sports "Things have a way of sneaking up on you in the NFL. Everything is cyclical – a league of nonstop ups and downs the result of a salary cap and draft and scheduling process that prizes parity over all – and it doesn't take long before coaches and general managers are forced to juggle their rosters..." March 21

  • Russell Wilson wants Seahawks to keep 'my guy' Jimmy Graham

    Sportsnaut "There have been multiple recent reports suggesting the Seattle Seahawks will move on from tight end Jimmy Graham. Teams including the New Orleans Saints, Graham’s former team, are already showing interest. But wait. The Seahawks apparently have not consulted with quarterback Russell Wilson —..." March 06

  • Russell Wilson disagrees with Seahawks being fined $100K

    Sportress of Blogitude "Russell Wilson weighed in on the Seattle Seahawks being fined $100,000 by the NFL for violating concussion protocol related to an incident directly involving him, saying, “I guess that’s what they decided to do.” The NFL on Thursday announced the fine, stating in part that a joint review by the..." December 22

  • Even Pete Carroll wondered why Russell Wilson was still playing that late in the game

    Seattle Times "If you were wondering why Russell Wilson was still in the game with just over four minutes left of a 42-7 blowout at the hands of the Rams Sunday, you were not alone. Wilson, in fact, played until the final series of the game when Austin Davis took over with 1:50 left, sent back out on the..." December 19

  • Seahawks QB Russell Wilson wants to play into his mid-40’s

    Clutch Points "The Seattle Seahawks stunned the powerhouse Philadelphia Eagles in Week 13 with their dominant 24-10 victory. The win once again featured a heavy dosage of star quarterback Russell Wilson, who finished with 258 total yards and three touchdowns. Although Wilson’s playing style makes him one of..." December 06

  • Russell Wilson truly is a one-man band

    Pro Football Talk "When the Lions gave quarterback Matthew Stafford a new deal worth $27 million per year, many reacted by pointing out that Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers merits a major increase over his $22 million per year salary. But there’s another quarterback who is woefully underpaid, in light of recent..." December 02

  • NFL, NFLPA to share results of Wilson concussion probes

    CBS Sports "The NFL and NFLPA are scheduled to confer on Monday to discuss their investigations into the application of the concussion protocol in regards to Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson. Wilson took a blow to the head-and-neck region against the Cardinals in Week 10 but then quickly returned to the..." November 26

  • It’s all on Russell Wilson as injuries decimate Legion of Boom

    Sportsnaut "The Seattle Seahawks are falling on hard times. Injuries are wreaking some serious havoc on the Legion of Boom. As such, the 12s won’t have much to cheer about unless Russell Wilson can elevate his magical repertoire to Merlin-esque levels of awe-inspiring greatness. Richard Sherman had..." November 18

  • Russell Wilson has to get his jaw realigned after taking brutal Week 10 hit

    CBS Sports "Russell Wilson might not have been diagnosed with a concussion after taking a brutal hit against Arizona last week, but he definitely did do some damage to his jaw during the Seahawks' 22-16 win over the Cardinals. As a matter of fact, Wilson did so much damage to his jaw that he had to visit..." November 15

  • NFL: ‘Thorough review underway’ of Russell Wilson concussion evaluation

    Sportress of Blogitude "The NFL on Friday released a statement indicating a “thorough review” is underway examining whether concussion protocol was followed by Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks during Thursday night’s game. “A thorough review is underway,” the NFL statement read, via Pro Football Talk...." November 10

  • Russell Wilson makes case that he wasn't concussed after huge hit vs. Cardinals

    CBS Sports "Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson was not happy when referee Walt Anderson sent him to the sidelines after taking a hit to the head in the third quarter of Thursday's game against the Cardinals. Anderson was doing his job; if he suspected Wilson might have suffered a concussion, it's his right..." November 10

  • Seahawks Restructured Russell Wilson’s Contract To Create Cap Space For Duane Brown

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to Andrew Brandt, the Seahawks restructured QB Russell Wilson‘s contract and converted part of his salary into a signing bonus. Brandt specifically mentions that Seattle converted $6.26 million of Wilson’s salary into a bonus and prorated it over remaining three years of the..." October 31

  • Russell Wilson ready to anoint Deshaun Watson ROY

    Fanrag Sports "The Houston Texans and Seattle Seahawks had themselves an old-fashioned shootout on Sunday afternoon, with Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson delivering the game-winning drive in a 41-38 final. That’s not to say Wilson was the only signal caller who had a day, as he and Houston Texans rookie..." October 30