Rookie Quarterback Russel Wilson played just one quarter in his final tuneup before the regular season, so high-priced backup Matt Flynn led Seattle on three scoring drives. The Seahawks (4-0) closed out the second perfect preseason in franchise history with a 21-3 win over the Oakland Raiders (1-3) on Thursday night.
Pete Carroll and John Schneider were overjoyed during the April NFL draft when the Seattle Seahawks were able to grab Russell Wilson in the third round.
DENVER (AP) — Peyton Manning drew his biggest ovation on an incompletion. Blasted by defensive end Bruce Irvin, the four-time MVP who missed all of last season with a neck injury that required four operations […]
Coach Pete Carroll continues to be very guarded about his grand plan concerning the three-way battle for the Seahawks’ starting quarterback position.
Matt Flynn will get his second straight preseason start for the Seattle Seahawks with rookie Russell Wilson expected to play the second half on Saturday in Denver. Plus, come see Flynn, Wilson and the rest of the Seahawks in training camp on Wednesday, August 15 in Renton!
Matt Hasselbeck barely had time to hear his name announced as the Tennessee Titans starting quarterback before he was watching his former team headed the other way for a touchdown.
On the Titans sideline is the question of whether second-year QB Jake Locker — a UW graduate also making his return home — is ready to take the reins from Hasselbeck. For the Seahawks, it’s the debut of offseason free agent acquisition Matt Flynn and rookie Russell Wilson, both part of a three-way QB competition with incumbent Tarvaris Jackson. Saturday is the Titans/Seahawks opener.
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — For this week and the preseason opener, Matt Flynn is the Seattle Seahawks’ starting quarterback. Beyond Saturday night against Tennessee, coach Pete Carroll is keeping it a mystery. “You’ll have to wait and […]
Seattle will enter training camp with Matt Flynn, Tarvaris Jackson and Russell Wilson splitting reps, Jackson getting the first snaps with the No. 1 offense, as was the case during offseason workouts and minicamp. But all three will get equal time — at least early in camp — with the No. 1 unit. All Carroll has said about the timeline for the competition is it’ll likely go into the start of exhibition games, which begin Aug. 11 at home against Tennessee.