Russell Wilson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Teammate: Russell Wilson not as “chubby” as he used to be

    Tacoma News Tribune "We’ve been joking about the daily throwing and catching between star defensive backs Richard Sherman, Earl Thomas and Kam Chancellor do to warm up before Seahawks training-camp practices. But Sunday Russell Wilson ended that trend. He’s also ended being “chubby.” “Coming in and being..." August 07

  • Seahawks' Russell Wilson has a bold goal: 'I want to play 25 years' in the NFL

    CBS Sports "Brett Favre played for two decades, and Peyton Manning had an 18-year NFL career. Tom Brady, who turns 40 on August 3, is entering his 18th NFL season. And George Blanda left the game in 1975 after a career that spanned 26 seasons, which is still a league record. Russell Wilson has six seasons..." July 29

  • Richard Sherman downplays Seahawks strife, says Russell Wilson is 'phenomenal' teammate

    ESPN "Richard Sherman described his relationship with Russell Wilson as "professional" during a SportsCenter interview that aired Sunday and again downplayed the idea that the Seattle Seahawks have a fractured locker room going into the 2017 season. "We're pros. We hang out from time to time. We get..." July 23

  • Russell Wilson starts his own passing academy

    Pro Football Talk "Russell Wilson has started his own passing academy, the Russell Wilson Quarterback Academy (RWQB). His former Seahawks teammate, Jake Heaps, will serve as president. Heaps was on the team’s practice squad last year. Heaps made the announcement on his Twitter account. Wilson posted a video,..." July 06

  • Russell Wilson has lost more than 10 pounds with new diet

    Larry Brown Sports "Russell Wilson dealt with a number of injuries last season that limited his mobility, but it sounds like we will be seeing a much healthier — and even a little leaner — Wilson this year. Wilson put on some extra weight in 2016 because injuries to his knee and ankle prevented him from sticking..." June 29

  • Inside Russell Wilson's nine-meal, 4,800-calorie diet to cut weight

    ESPN "When asked about Russell Wilson's focus on improved eating habits this offseason, Philip Goglia said he views himself more as a food coach than as a nutritionist. "He was an animal about it," Goglia said of Wilson. "The f---ing guy buried himself in this, and it's epic to see, because that..." June 29

  • Michael Bennett Says Seahawks 'Can't Win a Game Without Russell Wilson'

    Bleacher Report "While the defense has played a big role in the Seattle Seahawks' success in recent years, defensive end Michael Bennett believes quarterback Russell Wilson is the most irreplaceable member of the squad. "On a team with competitive people, there are going to be issues that are going to happen,"..." June 14

  • Doug Baldwin: Russell Wilson gained respect by playing through injuries

    Sportsnaut "Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson had some struggles in 2016 while he played through various nagging injuries. In the end, he gritted through them and started all 16 games of the season, leading his team to the divisional round of the playoffs. For this, wide receiver Doug Baldwin..." June 06

  • Russell Wilson would have “no issue” with Seahawks adding Kaepernick

    Pro Football Talk "With the Seahawks deciding not to add quarterback Colin Kaepernick as insurance against an injury to Russell Wilson that would keep him from playing, Wilson’s thoughts regarding the potential addition of Kaepernick are irrelevant. Wilson nevertheless was asked for them anyone on Friday. “I..." June 03

  • Russell Wilson will address political issues “when the time is right”

    Pro Football Talk "In early February, Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson stepped away from his carefully-manicured image and made a rare political statement, at a time when many were protesting efforts to ban travel to the U.S. from several Muslim-majority countries. On Friday, Wilson explained that he may be..." June 03

  • Russell Wilson downplays reports of tension with Richard Sherman

    Larry Brown Sports "Unsurprisingly, Russell Wilson is denying a report that there is tension in the Seattle Seahawks locker room surrounding him and Richard Sherman. Wilson, who is an alleged target of Sherman’s resentment stemming from the team’s Super Bowl loss, downplayed the story when speaking to the media on..." June 02

  • Pete Carroll excited Russell Wilson is finally healthy

    Sportsnaut "Russell Wilson limped his way through the 2016 season, but Pete Carroll expects big things from his quarterback, who is finally healthy heading into 2017. Last season, Wilson was banged up multiple times, the first injury occurring in the first game of the season. In the end, a a high ankle..." June 01

  • Doug Baldwin: ‘I don’t know’ if Pete Carroll holds Russell Wilson accountable

    Larry Brown Sports "The Seattle Seahawks are going to be fielding questions regarding the recent ESPN bombshell story on Richard Sherman for a while, and wide receiver Doug Baldwin is the latest to weigh in. While Sherman was the main topic of Seth Wickersham’s feature, you could actually argue that Russell..." May 30

  • Sherman blames Wilson, Carroll for SB loss

    CBS Sports "Richard Sherman wasn't traded this offseason. It sounds ridiculous enough when you say those six words out loud but there were discussions inside the organization about shipping the Pro Bowl cornerback out of Seattle, partly because that Pro Bowl cornerback reportedly wanted out of..." May 25

  • Russell Wilson Would Be OK With Kaepernick Signing

    Pro Football Rumors "The Seahawks have some interest in signing Colin Kaepernick and starter Russell Wilson will not stand in the way of a potential deal. Even though the two quarterbacks are former divisional rivals, Wilson would not have any sort of problem with the signing, Ian Rapoport of (Twitter links)..." May 16

  • Russell Wilson Faces Backlash for Mother's Day Instagram on Ciara and 'Our Kids'

    Complex "The "beef" between Russell Wilson and Future has been pretty one-sided. Future has spent a great deal of time trolling the Seahawks quarterback and his relationship with Ciara, while Wilson has mostly just focused on maintaining a happy marriage. To the latter point, Wilson sent a heartfelt..." May 14

  • Russell Wilson, Ciara announce birth of daughter

    Bleacher Report "While most of the NFL world focused on the 2017 draft, Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson and his wife, Ciara, announced the birth of their daughter, Sienna Princess Wilson, on Friday. Ciara made the announcement on her Instagram page. Wilson posted the same picture on..." April 29