Russell Wilson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Anthony Barr: Russell Wilson 'should have won MVP'

    Yardbarker "Russell Wilson did not receive any votes on the final ballot for the NFL’s MVP Award for last season, and one of his opponents believes that was an oversight. Tom Brady became the oldest MVP in league history when he received 40 votes after throwing for 4,577 yards, 32..." June 25

  • Russell Wilson, Ciara invest in latest effort to bring MLB to Portland

    Oregonian "Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson and singer Ciara have joined the effort to bring Major League Baseball to Portland. Portland Diamond Project, the company leading the push, announced Friday morning that the husband-and-wife celebrities have each invested..." June 01

  • Wilson: 'Definitely more on the plate' for offense under Schottenheimer "Late in Thursday’s session of organized team activities, Russell Wilson dropped back and fired a strike to Doug Baldwin to convert on third down, common occurrences in a Seahawks practice or game since Wilson became Seattle’s starting quarterback in 2012. But while..." May 28

  • Russell Wilson Expects To Be Franchised In 2020

    Pro Football Rumors "Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson‘s current contract runs through the 2019 campaign, but he expects to be in Seattle beyond next season. Wilson and his camp expect the Seahawks to deploy the franchise tag in 2020, according to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk. As expected, the quarterback..." May 06

  • Seahawks, Wilson could be on a Kirk Cousins-style collision

    Pro Football Talk "With all the talk about Aaron Rodgers‘ looming mega-deal, there’s another quarterback who, like Rodgers, has two years left on his current contract. Unlike Rodgers, there’s no momentum toward adjusting the other quarterback’s deal. The other quarterback is Russell Wilson, and his contract..." May 04

  • 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