The Seattle Seahawks became the first NFL team to clinch a spot in the playoffs this year with a dominant 34-7 win over the New Orleans Saints, in no small part to a three-touch down effort from second-year quarterback Russell Wilson. Show More Summary
It's been a long time, way too long in fact, since we featured some good old fashioned First Take tomfoolery. Enter one half of Bristol's resident debate club, Stephen A. Smith. When discussing the Seahawks blasting the Saints on Monday...Show More Summary
Last night, the Seahawks proved themselves to be the class of the NFC—at least at home in Seattle, which is exactly where they will play all their playoff games up until the Super Bowl. Russell Wilson threw for 310 yards and three touchdowns, and the home team crushed Drew Brees and the visiting Saints, 34-7. […]
It’s beginning to look like Russell Wilson may never lose a game within the friendly confines of CenturyLink Field. The Seattle Seahawks quarterback entered last night’s game against the New Orleans Saints with a 13-0 record at home over the course of his two-year career. And that record improved to 14-0 after Wilson completed 22 […]
The Seattle Seahawks made their point emphatically Monday night: NFC playoff teams can expect to play in their stadium in January. They’ll need to bring special earplugs. And a formula for disrupting the kind of balanced attack that crushed the New Orleans Saints. Russell Wilson, the Seahawks’ second-year quarterback, completed 22 of 30 passes for […]
SEATTLE (AP) — Russell Wilson was so impressed with the way Seattle prepared for its showdown against New Orleans that he made a point of texting coach Pete Carroll about it.
Seattle — This wasn't so much a game as it was a multilayered coronation, done in the guise of a punch to the face, thrown by a gentleman. Instigated by an angry defense. Egged on by a volatile crowd. These are the Seattle Seahawks, officially your NFC favorite to reach the Super Bowl. Show More Summary
SEATTLE – Russell Wilson has started just 28 NFL regular-season games. You'd never know by watching him. The Seahawks quarterback plays at a level that's uncanny for a second-year player. When the Saints blitzed eight, he hit Doug Baldwin deep on a beautiful throw over Baldwin's shoulder. Show More Summary
SEATTLE (AP) — Russell Wilson threw for 298 yards and three touchdowns, Michael Bennett returned Drew Brees' fumble 22 yards for a touchdown and the Seattle Seahawks led the New Orleans Saints 34-7 after three quarters Monday night.
With one of the weirdest touchdowns of the NFL, the Seahawks have commenced their blowout of the Saints. In the third quarter, a pass from Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson to tight end Kellen Davis bounced off Davis’s facemask and then into the waiting arms of fullback Derrick Coleman, who lunged forward for a touchdown. The…
SEATTLE (AP) — Michael Bennett returned Drew Brees' fumble 22 yards for a touchdown, Russell Wilson threw a 2-yard scoring pass to Zach Miller and the Seattle Seahawks led the New Orleans Saints 17-0 after the first quarter Monday night.
Seahawks QB Russell Wilson talks about his preparation, self-evaluation and admiration for Saints QB Drew Brees.
METAIRIE, La. -- Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson’s numbers aren’t all that flashy. Except for the win total, of course. The second-year pro is 22-7 as a starter, including the playoffs, and a perfect 14-0 at home. Wilson’s idol is New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees, since they’re both proud members of the 6-foot-and-under club. Show More Summary
The Saints haven’t played the Seahawks since Russell Wilson arrived in the NFL. But New Orleans defensive coordinator Rob Ryan has faced Wilson, last year when Ryan worked for the Cowboys. It was Week Two, with the Cowboys coming off an opening-night win over the defending Super Bowl champs at MetLife Stadium. And Seattle thumped…
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RENTON, Wash. – Russell Wilson is a little embarrassed to say so now, but the last time the New Orleans Saints played the Seattle Seahawks, Wilson just might have been wearing a Saints cap. “I probably did,” Wilson said, obviously wanting...Show More Summary
As the Seahawks prepare to face the Saints in a game that will go a long way toward deciding the top seed in the NFC, Seattle’s quarterback has a confession to make. He is a recovering Saints fan. “I used to wear a Saints hat at the University of Wisconsin all the time,” Wilson told…
"Sunday NFL Countdown" airs from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. ET on ESPN. Below are some of the features you can see this week. Also, check out our experts’ picks. Russell Wilson’s wallet: When the Seahawks' QB made his weekly visit to a Seattle children’s hospital, he ran into a young girl who liked to make wallets out of duct tape. Show More Summary
The Saints defense has been formidable all season long, but they face a tough test Monday night when they travel to Seattle. Can the Saints D be instrumental in handing Seattle its second loss of the season? Former NFL safety Matt Bowen...Show More Summary