Russell Wilson: Seahawks offense ‘flatlined’ in second half vs. Rams

Just months removed from justifying calls from the peanut gallery to “Let Russ Cook,” Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks looked absolutely cooked on Saturday night. In Seattle’s 30-20 wild-card loss to the divisional rival Los Angeles Rams, the Seahawks mustered 11 first downs and 278 total yards against L.A. and converted just 2 of…Continue Reading

No, NFL player Russell Okung is not being paid in Bitcoin

“Panthers’ Russell Okung Becomes First NFL Player to Be Paid in Bitcoin,” the headline proclaimed — and soon, ones just like it started sprouting up across the web, with sports publications, tech publications, and mainstream media outlets alike jumping to tell how the Carolina Panthers offensive lineman finally fulfilled his spoken desire to get paid…Continue Reading

Russell Gage, Hayden Hurst’s Fantasy Outlook vs. Chiefs with Julio Jones out

Brandon Wade/Associated PressThe Atlanta Falcons’ passing attack could receive another shake-up after No. 1 wide receiver Julio Jones was ruled out of Sunday’s game against the Kansas City Chiefs with a hamstring injury. It’s the third straight missed game for Jones, who has been dealing with the injury since early in the season.Let’s analyze how the…Continue Reading

Russell Wilson Donating Meals to Feeding America After Capital One’s ‘The Match’

Elaine Thompson/Associated PressPhil Mickelson and Stephen Curry were adversaries in Capital One’s “The Match: Champions for Change” on Friday at Stone Canyon in Oro Valley, Arizona, but their success on one hole got Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson to make a massive donation to Feeding America.    Wilson announced during the broadcast that he will be donating…Continue Reading

Russell Wilson, Chris Bosh Praise 1st All-Black Officiating Crew in NFL History

Jason Behnken/Associated PressMonday’s game between the Los Angeles Rams and Tampa Bay Buccaneers featured the first all-Black officiating crew in NFL history.Among those to offer praises were the Seattle Seahawks’ Russell Wilson and former NBA star Chris Bosh:Bleacher Report @BleacherReportTonight’s Rams vs. Bucs game features an all-Black officiating crew for the first time in league…Continue Reading

How the Seahawks Can Get Russell Wilson Back to MVP Form

Kyusung Gong/Associated PressRussell Wilson’s name has faded from the forefront of the NFL Most Valuable Player discussion in the last two weeks. After throwing for three or more scores in six of his first seven games, the Seattle Seahawks quarterback produced two touchdown passes in the losses to the Buffalo Bills and Los Angeles Rams. With the…Continue Reading

Russell Westbrook Trade Rumors: Knicks ‘Being Careful’ Pursuing Rockets Star

Kathy Willens/Associated PressThe New York Knicks are doing their due diligence when it comes to the trade demands by Houston Rockets guard Russell Westbrook. They just aren’t convinced a deal is in the team’s best interest yet. The New York Times’ Marc Stein reported Westbrook has New York on a “short-list” of trade destinations he would accept,…Continue Reading

DK Metcalf: Russell Wilson’s MVP Campaign Back on Track After Seahawks Top 49ers

Elaine Thompson/Associated PressRussell Wilson’s biggest fan was back to lead the MVP campaign again Sunday.”The ‘Russ for MVP’ train is back on the tracks,” Seattle Seahawks wide receiver DK Metcalf told reporters following Sunday’s 37-27 win over the San Francisco 49ers. “Let’s go.”Wilson threw for 261 yards, four touchdowns and zero interceptions, while Metcalf tallied…Continue Reading