6:32 PM EDT, Sat May 30, 2015

Why we’re optimistic/pessimistic about Russell Wilson’s contract negotiations with Seahawks

Less than 48 hours after the Seattle Seahawks came up agonizingly short of winning back-to-back Super Bowl titles in February, the story of the team’s offseason switched from the heartbreaking loss to the contract status of its franchise quarterback. That story is ongoing. Russell Wilson, who led the Seahawks to the Super Bowl in two of […]

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Video: Week 1 of Seattle Seahawks OTAs

The Seattle Seahawks completed Week 1 of organized team activities (OTAs) with their Friday practice, their first with quarterback Russell Wilson since he arrived back in Seattle. Wilson had been in Florida to support teammates Jimmy Graham and Cliff Avril after both suffered personal losses over Memorial Day weekend, but returned to practice with his […]

Seahawks’ Jesse Williams ready to begin recovery after cancer surgery

Seahawks defensive tackle Jesse Williams said he was ready to work toward his recovery after undergoing surgery for kidney cancer on Thursday. Posting on his Instagram account Friday, the 24-year-old also said he appreciated the support he received via social media since he was diagnosed with papillary Type 2 renal cancer earlier this month. “Feeling […]

Kam Chancellor, finally surgery-free: “This is the strongest offseason I’ve had”

The Seahawks are back on the field today for the third of their three days this week of organized team activities at the Virginia Mason Athletic Center in Renton. Quarterback Russell Wilson was expected to participate for the first time this week after being with Jimmy Graham in Miami Monday to attend the funeral of Graham’s mentor and manager, and after Wilson attended the funeral of the father of fellow teammate Cliff Avril Thursday in Jacksonville. Kam Chancellor was back on the field, too, as he’s been all week. That is one of … Read more »

Video: New clip of Seahawks’ Russell Wilson in ‘Entourage’

In one of the latest sneak peeks for the upcoming “Entourage” movie set to be in theaters June 3, fans can see Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson on set talking about his cameo in the star-studded movie. Wilson said in the clip he is a big fan of the TV series “Entourage” and has watched […]

Former Seahawks defender Byron Maxwell: Philadelphia Eagles will make Super Bowl 50

Former Seattle Seahawks cornerback Byron Maxwell said his current team will replace his former one as the NFC’s representative in Super Bowl 50. Maxwell, speaking with MMQB’s Jenny Vrentas in an interview published Friday, guaranteed that the Philadelphia Eagles will make an appearance in Super Bowl 50 in part because of their similarities to the Seahawks. “We’re gonna […]
Tacoma News-Tribune May 28, 2015

Russell Wilson’s agent ‘optimistic’ extension will get done with Seahawks

Agent Mark Rodgers talks publicly for the first time – on the team’s flagship radio station – about talks on a new deal for Seattle’s two-time Super Bowl quarterback. His…

Transcript of the entire 26 minutes Russell Wilson’s agent Mark Rodgers spoke today on Seattle’s 710 ESPN radio

Only because I care (and had two hours to burn transcribing, I guess). The comments in bold are what I see as highlights:   Mark Rodgers, agent for Russell Wilson, on Seattle’s 710 ESPN Radio May 28, 2015 How’s Russell doing? We know he hasn’t been at the first couple days of OTAs. “You know what, he’s doing fine. It’s been an emotionally rough week for Russell. Obviously, he was in Miami along with (Seahawks VP of player relations) Mo Kelly for the funeral of Jimmy Graham’s best friend, close adviser, really the mother figure of his life. And Russell got to … Read...

Seahawks notebook: Mutant ninja linebacker? Bobby Wagner wants part in ‘TMNT’ sequel

Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner is a huge fan of the cartoon series “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” going so far in the past as to publicly carry around a green shell backpack. In fact, he’s such a big fan of the fictional reptiles named after four Renaissance artists, Wagner wants to play a part in […]
Tacoma News-Tribune May 28, 2015

Russell Wilson's agent 'optimistic' he can get contract extension done – but there's no deadline

Agent Mark Rodgers broke his public silence on his negotiations with the Seahawks on a contract extension beyond 2015 for quarterback Russell Wilson this morning by talking to 710 ESPN…
Agent Mark Rodgers “optimistic” he’ll reach deal to make Russell Wilson a Seahawk “for a very, very long time”–and there’s no deadline

Agent Mark Rodgers “optimistic” he’ll reach deal to make Russell Wilson a Seahawk “for a very, very long time”–and there’s no deadline

  Agent Mark Rodgers broke his public silence on his negotiations with the Seahawks on a contract extension beyond 2015 for quarterback Russell Wilson this morning by talking to 710 ESPN Seattle. The agent’s message for you via the “Brock and Salk Show” Thursday morning: “As a Seahawks’ fan, it’s a no-brainer to think that Russell Wilson will be a Seahawk for life. And I tend to be very, very optimistic. … So as long as I am talking to the Seahawks, it’s with a ton of optimism, it’s with the idea of optimism… “The goal here is at the … Read more »

Russell Wilson’s agent Mark Rodgers: No deadline for extension with Seattle Seahawks

Mark Rodgers, the agent for Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson, said there was no deadline for a contract extension with the team in his first public comments since negotiations began this offseason. Rodgers, appearing on 710 ESPN’s “Brock and Salk” program Thursday morning, said that with the three-year veteran under contract for another season under his […]

Is Russell Wilson really that important to the Seahawks?

As football pundits around the nation continue to discuss Russell Wilson’s contract negotiations with the Seattle Seahawks, all kinds of opinions are materializing. “Do the Hawks really need Wilson?” “Is he really an elite quarterback?” “Does he really deserve the same kind of money as Tom Brady or Aaron Rodgers?” We’ve heard it all — […]

NFL analyst: Seattle Seahawks boast top roster in league

Even if franchise quarterback Russell Wilson wasn’t at the helm of the Seattle Seahawks, the team would still be the most talented in the NFL, according to NFL Media analyst Bucky Brooks. Brooks, a former NFL player and scout, published a list of the most talented NFL rosters on Monday excluding the quarterback position. His argument for […]
Tacoma News-Tribune May 26, 2015

Rare Seahawks OTA absence latest proof of Russell Wilson’s bond with Jimmy Graham

Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson flew across country to join Jimmy Graham at a funeral in Florida for the mentor of the new Seahawks’ tight end. Those were only two of…

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