Russell Wilson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Will Russell Wilson become the NFL's first $35-million-per-year player?

    CBS Sports "Seahawks coach Pete Carroll revealed on Monday in his season-ending press conference that a new contract for quarterback Russell Wilson is a part of the offseason agenda. 2019 is the final year of the four-year, $87.6 million contract extension Wilson signed at the start of training camp in..." January 12

  • Russell Wilson will replace Aaron Rodgers in Pro Bowl

    Seattle Times "Russell Wilson’s playing season isn’t done, after all. The Seahawks announced Wednesday that Wilson will play in the Pro Bowl Jan. 27 in Orlando, Fla., named as a replacement for Green Bay’s Aaron Rodgers, who will be unable to attend due to an injury. It..." January 09

  • Seahawks, Russell Wilson to begin contract negotiations

    Pro Football Rumors "Russell Wilson‘s last contract negotiations proved quite the test for both sides, and the Seahawks quarterback made significant strides as a player in the years since. And the NFL’s quarterback salary landscape looks remarkably different now than it did in 2015. With their..." January 08

  • Russell Wilson on contract extension: I think good things will happen

    Seattle Times "The disappointment of a 24-22 wild-card playoff loss to Dallas won’t go away easily for the Seattle Seahawks. But while they will spend the offseason ruing the plays that got away in a game they know was there for the taking, they also said Sunday as they cleared out their..." January 07

  • Russell Wilson was sacked a career high 51 times in 2018

    Field Gulls "Former offensive line coach Tom Cable’s firing from the Seattle Seahawks last offseason was met with roaring approval. Over seven seasons, Cable proved himself to be one of the worst position coaches in the NFL, if not the worst. Cable’s replacement in Seattle,..." December 31

  • Russell Wilson made NFL history with ‘MNF’ victory

    Sportsnaut "Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson had an awful game passing the ball on “Monday Night Football” against the Minnesota Vikings. However, the team’s run game and defense were unstoppable, proving once and for all that wins aren’t a direct reflection of..." December 11

  • Kyle Shanahan says his unsportsmanlike penalty was due to ... Russell Wilson throwing a shoe?!

    SB Nation "Kyle Shanahan was pretty angry during the San Francisco 49ers’ Week 13 loss to the Seattle Seahawks, and for a variety of reasons. His team only has two wins, everybody is hurt, and they were getting beaten down by a divisional rival. But one incident in particular..." December 05

  • A Russell Wilson streak will be on the line Thursday against the Packers

    NBC Sports Northwest "In his the seven -year NFL career Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson has never lost three consecutive games. Wilson is 6-0 in games following a two-game losing streak, including once earlier this season (see chart below). His career avoidance of losing three in a..." November 14

  • Russell Wilson: Seahawks 'really remind me of 2012'

    NFL.com "During the summer, the Seattle Seahawks kept talking about how this year felt like 2012. Pete Carroll first made the comparison to the rise of his dominant program. Russell Wilson then took the baton and continued the talk during training..." October 29

  • Seahawks Have Not Approached Russell Wilson About A New Deal

    CBS Sports "At a time when a bevvy of NFL superstars have received record contract extensions, and after an offseason in which quarterbacks Kirk Cousins, Matt Ryan and then Aaron Rodgers became the highest-paid player in NFL history, the Seattle Seahawks have..." September 16

  • What Aaron Rodgers' extension means for Russell Wilson

    King 5 "Rodgers is set to receive over $100 million in guaranteed money, the highest guaranteed total in history. His deal beats out both the $94.5 million Matt Ryan was guaranteed at signing and the $84 million guaranteed to Kirk Cousins. Guaranteed contracts for quarterbacks are becoming..." August 30

  • Russell Wilson finally seeing stability in offensive line

    NFL.com "The Seattle Seahawks' 2018 reformation project includes big changes on defense. On offense, it's having a consistent group of blockers in front of Russell Wilson that is new. "For the first time in a while, in my opinion, really since probably the year we..." August 17

  • Doug Baldwin: Russell Wilson better than ever before

    Pro Football Talk "Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin is dealing with a knee injury that is expected to keep him off the field for much, if not all, of the summer and that’s given him plenty of time to observe the rest of the offense in training camp. One of the observations..." August 08

  • Ciara Pushes Back Against Slim Thug Saying Her Romance With Russell Wilson Isn't 'Real'

    Complex "Slim Thug probably should have kept his recent conspiracy theory about Ciara and Russell Wilson’s relationship to himself. Ciara decided to clap back at the Houston rapper after he told local radio station 97.9 the Box that her romance is a sham. “Do a woman who used to..." August 05