Russell Wilson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Seahawks Reveal Unique Plan to Protect Russell Wilson

    Heavy "NFL teams have always been worried about protecting their quarterback on-the-field, but the Seattle Seahawks are taking major precautions to ensure that Russell Wilson stays healthy away from football. During an interview with NBC Sports’ Peter King, Seahawks head coach..." July 29

  • Ciara Gives Birth to 3rd Child, Welcoming Her 2nd With Husband Russell Wilson

    US Magazine "Welcome to the world! Ciara gave birth to her third child on Thursday, July 23, her second with her husband, Russell Wilson. “Happy Birthday WIN!!!” the singer, 34, captioned a Friday, July 24, Instagram video of herself singing to her newborn son..." July 24

  • 5 biggest storylines for NFC West teams entering training camp

    The Score "Can the 49ers avoid a Super Bowl hangover? The San Francisco 49ers will enter the season with redemption on their minds after they allowed the Kansas City Chiefs to storm back in the fourth quarter of the Super Bowl. But history doesn't favor head coach Kyle Shanahan and..." July 23

  • Russell Wilson Fearful He Won't Be W/ Ciara For Child Birth Due To COVID

    TMZ "Russell Wilson says there's a chance he won't be allowed in the hospital room when Ciara gives birth to the couple's child later this summer ... saying COVID-19 might force him to sit out. "That's what we don't know," the NFL superstar told..." July 21

  • Russell Wilson has been practicing with a mouth shield

    The Spun "Entering his ninth season in the NFL, Seattle Seahawks star quarterback Russell Wilson is still preparing for every possible scenario he could face out on the field. This year, that includes potentially having to wear a mouth shield. The NFL has not made it mandatory, but it could ask..." July 21

  • Russell Wilson reveals why he thinks NFL games this season will be like practice

    Clutch Points "The upcoming NFL season will be unlike any other the players have ever had before. Several NFL teams have ruled out the idea of allowing fans in their stadiums for the 2020 season amidst the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. With this, football will be a whole different ball game in..." July 21

  • The biggest contracts in NFL history

    CBS Sports "The Kansas City Chiefs didn't just lock up their franchise quarterback by reportedly extending Patrick Mahomes on a 10-year deal Monday. They also guaranteed that the reigning Super Bowl MVP will reportedly be the NFL's newest highest-paid player-- and..." July 06

  • Russell Wilson has hilarious reaction to prediction of Antonio Brown signing elsewhere

    The Sports Daily "Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson has has been working out with Antonio Brown, and he appears to be all-in on getting the mouthy receiver to sign with the team. It’s been said that the Seahawks are one of the teams that has been negotiating with superagent Drew Rosenhaus, who..." July 04

  • Russell Wilson is Playing With Fire by Working Out With Antonio Brown

    12 Up "Antonio Brown is likely facing a significant suspension from the NFL over several off-the-field incidents, but that hasn't stopped his name from showing up in rumors connected to several teams. Brown's name is back in the rumor mill and this time it's because he..." July 02

  • Antonio Brown posts video of himself catching a deep pass from Russell Wilson

    The News Tribune "If pictures really are worth a thousand words, Antonio Brown’s latest video posting with Russell Wilson is worth almost as many questions. First: What was the exiled, unsigned, four-time All-Pro wide receiver doing running routes on what appeared to be Wilson’s training..." July 02

  • Seahawks’ Russell Wilson, DK Metcalf criticized by DeMaurice Smith

    USA Today "NFL quarterbacks Tom Brady and Russell Wilson recently made waves by practicing ahead of the 2020 season with teammates, even after NFLPA Medical Director Dr. Thom Mayer’s advice that players should refrain from group workouts due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Wilson..." June 30

  • NFL's best quarterbacks in pass-heavy games: Russell Wilson, Patrick Mahomes and more

    Yahoo! Sports "About the only thing differentiating Russell Wilson from Patrick Mahomes right now is how much Mahomes’ team is prepared to give him the football and let him get to work. In terms of PFF grade per play over the past two seasons, Wilson actually beats Mahomes..." June 27

  • Russell Wilson MVP buzz: 2020 outlook and why he's gotten zero votes in his first eight seasons

    CBS Sports "Russell Wilson has been in the NFL for eight seasons, and he's accomplished a lot during his time in the league.  He's made six Pro Bowls. He's never finished a season worse than 9-7, and he's reached double-digit wins in seven of eight campaigns. He's..." June 26

  • Russell Wilson posts video of workout with Seahawks’ DK Metcalf in COVID-19 NFL offseason

    The News Tribune "The coronavirus apparently isn’t stopping early-summer business as usual for Russell Wilson and DK Metcalf. The Seahawks’ quarterback and second-year wide receiver seem to be training together as they typically are this time of the offseason. They are apparently are..." June 23

  • Russell Wilson Is an All-Time Great NFL Passer and He Keeps Getting Better

    Bleacher Report "There will be a battle raging at the top of the NFL's all-time quarterback leaderboards this season, one that could change the way we look at quarterbacks forever. I'm not referring to Tom Brady and Drew Brees, who will jockey for position atop the all-time..." June 16

  • Carson Wentz Labeled the ‘New Russell Wilson’

    Essentially Sports "On a recent episode of Fox Sports’ Hot Take, Colin Cowherd compared two quarterbacks in the NFL- Carson Wentz and Russell Wilson. Cowherd stated that Philadelphia Eagles‘ QB Wentz is walking on the path of Seattle Seahawks’ QB Wilson. Speaking on the show,..." June 10

  • Seahawks QB Russell Wilson opens up on personal experiences with racism

    ESPN "Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson did not want to talk about football during a video conference call with reporters on Wednesday, saying "none of that matters" compared to "life and what the black community is going through right..." June 03

  • Russell Wilson: I fear for my children because of the color of their skin

    Pro Football Talk "Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson has joined the growing list of NFL players to issue statements in response to last week’s killing of George Floyd by a since-fired member of the Minneapolis Police Department. Wilson’s statement recalls his father and..." June 01

  • Brett Favre, Peyton Manning, Russell Wilson: Jets’ QB history may have been very different

    New York Post "What if the Jets drafted Brett Favre in 1991? The Jets had Favre as the No. 1 player on their draft board, but did not have a first-round pick. Favre fell to the second round, where the Jets were picking seventh. They had a deal with the Cardinals to move up two spots, ahead of the..." May 30

  • Seahawks' Brian Schottenheimer explains why Russell Wilson continues to be underrated

    CBS Sports "Russell Wilson is one of the top quarterbacks in the NFL, but isn't exactly held in the proper regard when looking at his elite talent. Despite hoisting a Lombardi Trophy, being named to seven Pro Bowls and leading the NFL in passer rating and passing touchdowns at various points in..." May 25

  • Russell Wilson donated 300K meals after a trio of magnificent shots during ‘The Match’

    USA Today "Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson and his wife, Ciara, had a little fun Sunday afternoon in the name of charity. Sports fans around the country finally had something to watch Memorial Day Weekend when Capital One’s “The Match: Champions for Charity,” kicked..." May 25

  • Russell Wilson 'would love' if Seahawks added Antonio Brown

    Heavy "Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson has not given up on the idea of Antonio Brown wearing a Seahawks uniform. ESPN 710 Seattle’s John Clayton reported that Wilson would “love” for the Seahawks to sign Brown but added it would not be something the front..." May 21

  • NFL coach: ‘No way’ Russell Wilson finishes career with Seattle

    Distinct Athlete "The recent hubbub around the NFL is that the Seattle Seahawks were talking about trading Russell Wilson back in 2018. The scuttlebutt is that they were in discussions with the Cleveland Browns for the No. 1 pick of that draft. Taking this a step further, there’s talk they would have..." May 20

  • Russell Wilson Trade Talk: Patriots, Redskins Among Fits

    Heavy "Russell Wilson isn’t going anywhere…right now. There were rumblings that the Seahawks had explored trading him back in 2018, sending the Super Bowl-winning QB to the Browns in exchange for the No. 1 overall pick. Baker Mayfield ended up being the No. 1..." May 15

  • Earl Thomas Responds to Colin Cowherd's Comments About Russell Wilson: 'Lame'

    Complex "Colin Cowherd has courted controversy once again after he went on a rant defending Russell Wilson, during which he also took a shot at Earl Thomas. Just recently, Thomas was reportedly held at gunpoint by his wife after she discovered him and his brother Seth in bed..." May 15

  • Hue Jackson didn’t know about Russell Wilson trade talk

    Pro Football Talk "If the Browns and Seahawks were talking in 2018 about a potential trade that would have sent quarterback Russell Wilson from Seattle to Cleveland, the man who coached the Browns at the time didn’t know anything about it. Which, given the overall dysfunction in Cleveland at the..." May 15

  • This Russell Wilson-Raiders Trade Seems Insane But Could Actually Happen

    12 Up "The Seattle Seahawks are Russell Wilson's franchise, as they will only go as far as he takes them. Despite rumors that they offered him to the Cleveland Browns for the No. 1 pick in 2018, Wilson is likely not leaving Seattle anytime soon. However, if they do decide to offload..." May 14

  • Could Russell Wilson be traded by the Seahawks?

    Pro Football Talk "Last week, Chris Simms unwittingly lit a slow-burning fuse while he and I tried to identify during an installment of PFTOT the universe of NFL players who currently are untradable. Patrick Mahomes? Check. Lamar Jackson? Check. Aaron Donald? Check. Aaron Rodgers, given the..." May 14

  • Russell Wilson’s deep ball is why Phillip Dorsett signed with Seahawks, fixed a ‘mistake’

    The News Tribune "Deep-ball catcher Phillip Dorsett loved the exquisite, deep balls Russell Wilson throws. That—and two former Colts coaches now working with Wilson in Seattle—are large reasons why the speedy Dorsett is now Wilson’s newest outside receiving weapon with the..." May 14

  • Russell Wilson Has Never Received an MVP Vote

    12 Up "Anyone that even pretends to know anything about football can see that Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is a future Hall of Famer and one of the best players in the league regardless of position. Wilson has not gotten the credit that his numbers would indicate..." May 12

  • Seahawks Almost Traded Russell Wilson To Browns

    Hot New Hip Hop "The idea of trading Russell Wilson seems blasphemous these days. Russell Wilson has made great use of his short time in the NFL as he already has a Super Bowl and two appearances in the big game, under his belt. Wilson is easily a top 5 QB in the league right now and if..." May 11

  • Russell Wilson shares crazy drill that highlights his incredible accuracy

    Distinct Athlete "Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is known for his jaw-dropping elusiveness and pinpoint accuracy. The star quarterback isn’t resting on his laurels, though. He shared a video of a crazy passing drill he works on to hone both of those aspects. " May 06

  • How Russell Wilson factored into Jalen Hurts pick

    CBS Sports "The Philadelphia Eagles made one of the most surprising decisions of the 2020 NFL Draft last week when they decided to select Jalen Hurts with the 53rd overall pick. Going into the draft, the Eagles had a lot of needs to fill, and most people would probably..." May 03

  • Russell Wilson Has Emotional Farewell Instagram Post for Justin Britt After Seahawks Released Him

    12 Up "When you consider how essential Russell Wilson's health is to the Seattle Seahawks' yearly objective, their latest roster transactions can only be viewed as shocking. In an effort to clear up cap space, the team released both center Justin Britt and offensive tackle DJ Fluker..." April 27

  • Tua Tagovailoa being compared to 7-time Pro Bowl QB

    Clutch Points "Tua Tagovailoa may have his share of detractors, but he also has his share of supporters. Pundits and observers are mixed on the University of Alabama quarterback’s future in the NFL. Some believe he’ll be a total bust, while others believe he’s a..." April 19

  • Russell Wilson and Ciara Reveal the Gender of Their New Baby

    Page Six "It’ll be a boy for Ciara and husband Russell Wilson. On Tuesday, the couple announced they are expecting a son, sharing an adorable video of their outdoor gender reveal on social media. “Guys, if it’s pink, what is it going to be,”..." April 14

  • Russell Wilson’s mom building ‘portable hospitals’ to join Seahawks QB’s fight vs COVID-19

    The News Tribune "Russell Wilson has a partner in aiding Seattle during the coronavirus pandemic. Mom. Tammy Wilson, an emergency-room nurse throughout Wilson’s time growing up in Richmond, Va., is in Seattle. The Seahawks quarterback’s mother is helping set up health-care..." April 07

  • Russell Wilson on Jadeveon Clowney: ‘I need you homie’

    Seattle Times "Whether Jadeveon Clowney will remain a member of the Seahawks in 2020 remains unclear. What isn’t is that quarterback Russell Wilson wants Clowney to stay. Wilson, who first pleaded for Clowney to return in January prior to the Pro Bowl, did so again Thursday night..." April 03

  • Phillip Dorsett looking forward to playing with Russell Wilson

    Pro Football Talk "Exactly when Phillip Dorsett will be able to get on a football field with Russell Wilson remains unclear due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but Dorsett is eager for the chance to work with his new quarterback in Seattle. Dorsett signed a one-year deal with the Seahawks last week to join..." April 01

  • Should the Seahawks sign Jameis Winston to back up Russell Wilson?

    USA Today "The backup quarterback position for the Seattle Seahawks has been a revolving door the past few seasons, as iron man Russell Wilson has made it a near certainty that whoever wins the job won’t see the field at all – unless they are asked to do the coin toss in..." March 30

  • Russell Wilson Gives Major Statement on Seahawks’ Throwback Uniforms

    Heavy "The NFL is expected to relax their current helmet rule, which means we could see even more throwback uniforms around the league. Russell Wilson is pushing for the Seahawks’ throwback uniforms but the soonest we could see them is 2021. Buccaneers’ head coach Bruce..." March 26

  • Russell Wilson, Ciara pledge to donate one million meals in response to virus outbreak

    Seattle Times "In a one-minute video posted to Twitter on Tuesday night, Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson announced that he and his wife, entertainer Ciara, will donate 1 million meals to Food Lifeline through the Feeding America nationwide network to help those suffering due to the novel coronavirus..." March 18

  • Cowboys Will Torpedo Their Entire Future if They Offer Russell Wilson Money to Dak Prescott

    12 Up "The Dallas Cowboys have entered a stage that many teams fear, as they need to pay their signal-caller and they're running out of time. Dallas had benefitted from selecting quarterback Dak Prescott in the fourth round of the 2016 NFL Draft and watching him succed, allowing them to build a..." March 11

  • Attendees of NFLPA meetings wonder, “Where are the stars?”

    Pro Football Talk "The annual meetings of the NFL Players Association can be attended by any players. And players who are there are wondering why their higher-profile colleagues aren’t. Per a source with knowledge of the dynamics of the meetings, some players are asking, “Where are the..." March 10

  • Russell Wilson Gets Sweaty With Ciara In Boxing Sesh, 'We Will Whoop Dat'

    TMZ "Couples that train together ... kick ass together??? That's clearly the case for Russell Wilson and his wifey, Ciara ... 'cause the two lovebirds got after it in a boxing workout Wednesday!!! "Training with my lady," Wilson said of the..." March 04

  • Russell Wilson joins other prominent players with a definitive ‘NO’ vote on proposed CBA

    Seattle Times "Conventional wisdom among those who follow the NFL is that its players are likely to approve a new collective bargaining agreement (CBA) proposal that was sent by the union’s leaders to the general membership for a vote late Tuesday night. But the league’s highest-paid..." February 26

  • Jim Irsay: Colts were ready to draft Russell Wilson in 2012’s fourth round

    Yahoo! Sports "During a characteristically rambling response to one of the questions posed to Colts owner Jim Irsay at Sunday’s press conference aimed primarily at publicly lobbying to keep the Scouting Combine in Indianapolis, Irsay dropped an interesting nugget. Irsay said that,..." February 24

  • The Russell Wilson Hair Memes Are Great Internet

    The Big Lead "Russell Wilson unveiled an ambitious new hairdo, alongside Ciara at the Tom Ford fashion show. Consequently, the Internet did what the Internet does: fire off some memes. In my professional opinion, this is as solid a meme performance as there's been since the LeBron/JR Smith saga in the..." February 09

  • Russell Wilson Proposes Big Changes to Seahawks Offense

    12 Up "The Seattle Seahawks had the chance to make a serious run to Super Bowl LIV. Unfortunately, the team stalled out against the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Divisional Round. Quarterback Russell Wilson saw another chance to hoist the Lombardi Trophy vanish and now he wants to..." February 06