Posts Tagged ‘Russell Wilson’
Posted: Thursday, December 20th, 2012 | Alex Gelhar Tags: 2012, Adrian Peterson, Andrew Luck, Calvin Johnson, Dallas Cowboys, end of days, Eric Dickerson, Jerry Rice, Mayan apocalypse, Michael Strahan, New York Giants, Peyton Manning, replacement refs, Rex Ryan, Robert Griffin III, Russell Wilson, Tim Tebow, Tony Romo
If the Mayans are correct, the world will end tomorrow, and if you’ve been paying attention there have been several signs in the 2012 NFL season that the Mayans may have been right after all
Posted: Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 | Amar Shah Tags: Andrew Luck, Brandon Marshall, Charlie Brown, Clark Griswald, football cards, Immaculate Reception, megatron, New York Jets, Pouncey, RG3, Russell Wilson, Ryan Tannehill, santa, The Hobbit, Tim Tebow, topps, Will Ferrell
One more week to get those holiday gifts. Week 15 featured a merry band of big games, an Adrian Peterson rushing explosion and another Jets collapse. Need we mention an awesome Russell Wilson/Hobbit trailer. It’s all covered for you in this week’s Rewind. Sunday: Russell Wilson: An Unexpected Journey – Check out our cool mashup of Russell Wilson and The Hobbit. A very funny surprise awaits at the end! Monday: Madden Curse Watch – Megatron inches closer to Jerry Rice’s all-time record. Week 15: Curse, Coincidence or Superstition – Brandon Marshall channels his inner Charlie Brown. Expected, Unexpected – You shouldn’t spike a man with glasses and Statement Sunday. Rookie Bucket List – No RG3, but a little Luck and […]
Posted: Wednesday, December 12th, 2012 | Alex Gelhar Tags: Aaron Rodgers, Andrew Luck, Denver Broncos, Eli Manning, Green Bay Packers, Houston Texans, Indianapolis Colts, Kirk Cousins, New England Patriots, New York Giants, NFL playoffs, Peyton Manning, RG3, Russell Wilson, Seattle Seahawks, Tom Brady, Washingto Redskins
As the playoffs draw nearer, it becomes more acceptable to start fantasizing about the potential matchups that could be on the horizon. Here are five playoff showdowns we can only hope to witness come January.
Posted: Sunday, December 9th, 2012 | Adam Rank Tags: Robert Griffin III, A.J. Green, Adrian Peterson, Andrew Luck, Anquan Boldin, Brandon Gibson, Bryce Brown, Cam Newton, Clay Harbor, Dallas Clark, David Wilson, Drew Brees, Eric Young, Jamaal Charles, Kyle Rudolph, Matt Ryan, Montell Owens, Nick Foles, RG3, Russell Wilson, Steven Hauschka, Tennessee Titans, Tony Romo
For the majority of the season, I have admonished fantasy enthusiasts for having too many good quarterbacks. Trade one! I often decried. They can’t score fantasy points for you from the bench.
The expression I search for right now is “hoist on my own petard.”
Posted: Wednesday, December 5th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Adrian Peterson, Andrew Luck, Calvin Johnson, connor barth, Jets, Joe Montana, Joe Namath, Kate Middleton, Madden Curse, Mark Sanchez, New England Patriots, Prince William, RG3, Russell Wilson, University of Alabama, University of Notre Dame
We hope your week 13 was better than the one Mark Sanchez had. We’ve got some fun reads for you and want to make sure you check them out. So here’s our clipboard of content: Sunday: Exclusive: Jets Quarterback Mark Sanchez’s clipboard – Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez was lifted during Sunday’s game against the Arizona Cardinals. Sanchez was caught furiously scribbling on his clipboard. What could he have possibly been writing? We got a sneak peek with our spy camera. Monday: Madden Curse Watch – Calvin Johnson erupts against the Colts, but Andrew Luck leads a fourth quarter charge. Madden Curse watch has all the drama captured on camera and on video. NFL Royalty – Photo gallery – In honor […]
Posted: Monday, December 3rd, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Andrew Luck, Bryce Brown, Dez Bryant, Nick Foles, Robert Griffin III, Russell Wilson
Is Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson a better fantasy football option than Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III?
Posted: Sunday, December 2nd, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: 49ers, Adrian Peterson, Andrew Luck, Barry Sanders, Charlie Batch, Charlie Sheen, Greg McElroy, Legatron, Mark Sanchez, Mickey Rourke, NFL, Rams, Robert Downey Jr., Russell Wilson, Tie
It’s week 13 and the playoff picture is becoming clearer, as the Falcons, Patriots, Texans, and Broncos all clinched a playoff appearance. What isn’t becoming clearer is the quarterback situation in New York. Or how in the world Adrian Peterson healed from his ACL surgery so quickly and continues to ravage opposing defenses. I’m getting ahead of myself. Let’s get to the Unexpected (and expected) from week 13.
Posted: Sunday, December 2nd, 2012 | Adam Rank Tags: Adrian Peterson, Andrew Luck, C.J. Spiller, Cam Newton, Chad Henne, Demaryius Thomas, Eric Decker, Jamaal Charles, Josh Gordon, Julio Jones, Matt Ryan, Philip Rivers, Roddy White, Russell Wilson
It’s time to take a look at all of the happenings in fantasy football this week, and that includes Adrian Peterson‘s amazing performance.
Posted: Sunday, October 28th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Calvin Johnson, John Madden, Madden Curse, megatron, Russell Wilson, Seattle Seahawks
Historically, players who are featured on the cover of the “Madden NFL” franchise experience significant drops in their offensive production. NFL.com is tracking the performance of Calvin Johnson and the Detroit Lions over the course of the 2012 season because we believe Johnson will debunk the Madden curse. In case you missed it, Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman appointed himself “Optimus Prime” in advance of the team’s road trip to Detroit. Megatron is unfazed. Wonder whose side this guy is on? Enough talk. Let’s get to the game. ————————————————————————————————————————————– FIRST QUARTER ————————————————————————————————————————————– The Lions win the toss and their first drive results in a punt. The Seahawks respond with a field goal. Nothing exciting there. On Detroit’s 2nd possession, Matthew Stafford leads the squad […]
Posted: Thursday, October 18th, 2012 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: Aldon Smith, Justin Smith, New York Giants, NFL Thursday Night Football, Russell Wilson, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks, Vic Fangio, Aldon Smith, Golden Tate, Justin Smith, Russell Wilson, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks, Sidney Rice, Thursday Night Football
The San Francisco 49ers play host to the Seattle Seahawks tonight in a matchup that has huge implications for the NFC West picture.
Posted: Monday, September 10th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Andrew Luck, Brandon Weeden, Robert Griffin III, Russell Wilson, Ryan Tannehill
Five rookie quarterbacks started on Sunday with mixed results. You can find out how they performed here, here and here. But on the Sidelines Blog we’ll let the pictures speak for themselves. Here are snapshots from before and after their debuts. ————————————————————————————————————————————– Andrew Luck ————————————————————————————————————————————– ————————————————————————————————————————————– Robert Griffin III ————————————————————————————————————————————– ————————————————————————————————————————————– Brandon Weeden ————————————————————————————————————————————– ————————————————————————————————————————————– Ryan Tannehill ————————————————————————————————————————————– ————————————————————————————————————————————– Russell Wilson ————————————————————————————————————————————–
Posted: Sunday, September 9th, 2012 | Adam Rank Tags: Tim Tebow, Brandon Weeden, Kevin Kolb, Mark Sanchez, Rex Ryan, Rob Gronkowski, Russell Wilson, Ryan Tannehill, Tom Brady, Vernon Davis
Tim TebowTim Tebow makes the start for the New York Jets … just not where you would expect.
Posted: Thursday, August 30th, 2012 | Adam Rank Tags: Andrew Luck, Brandon Weeden, Calvin Johnson, Dez Bryant, Doug Martin, Jim Brown, Joe Thomas, Justin Blackmon, Kevin Smith, Kurt Warner, Matt Kalil, Melvin Ingram, Michael Vick, Morris Claiborne, Peyton Manning, Ray Rice, Robert Griffin III, Russell Wilson, Shawne Merriman, Stephen Hill, Tim Tebow, Trent Richardson
The 2012 season is just days away from kicking off and this looks like an exciting season with a lot of big-name rookies expected to make a huge impact. But you can’t talk about those rookies without the inevitable comparisons. Here’s a look at some of the top rookies and how they compare to their contemporaries.
Posted: Wednesday, August 29th, 2012 | Kevin Patra Tags: NFL AM, Brian Billick, Matt Flynn, Russell Wilson, Seattle Seahawks
NFL analyst Brian Billick gives his perspective on Seattle choosing Wilson over Flynn.
Posted: Monday, August 27th, 2012 | Kevin Patra Tags: NFL AM, Matt Flynn, Pete Carroll, Russell Wilson, Seattle Sehawks, Steve Wyche, Tarvaris Jackson
There wasn’t outrageous debate in the upper Northwest over who should be the Seattle Seahawks’ starting quarterback in 2012.
“Russell Wilson will start against the Raiders (in the preseason finale) and will start the first week of the regular season,” Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said during a conference call on Sunday. “He is so prepared, he does not seem like a first-year quarterback.”
Wilson was so prolific in every facet of his first three preseason games he did not give the third-year head coach much of a choice.