Posted: 9/21/2020 5:59 am UTC
Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson completed 21 of 28 passes for 288 yards, five touchdowns and an interception against the New England Patriots on Sunday, Sept. 20. Wilson added 39 yards on five rushing attempts.
Huddle Up: Outside of an early pick six, Wilson was in command on Sunday night, weaving around New England's hapless pass rush and picking apart the secondary for five TD strikes. He's playing at an MVP level early on and is a top-tier QB1.
Posted: 9/14/2020 3:29 am UTC
Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson completed 31-of-35 passes for 322 yards, four touchdowns and no interceptions in Week 1 against the Atlanta Falcons and he also added three runs for a team-best 29 yards.
Huddle Up: Wilson was outstanding in the road win, showing why he remains a bona fide QB1 in all fantasy leagues. He and the Seahawks play their home opener against Cam Newton and the New England Patriots on Sunday Night Football in Week 2.
Posted: 8/13/2020 9:47 pm UTC
Seattle Seahawks Russell Wilson said Thursday, Aug. 13, he'd like to see the offense be more aggressive in 2020. 'Let's treat every quarter like the fourth quarter,' Wilson said.
Huddle Up: Wilson's 152 pass attempts in the four quarter of games last season were more than in any other quarter. His 1,191 passing yards in the final 15 minutes were also the most of any quarter. He finished the season with a three-year high of 4,110 passing yards with 31 touchdowns against five interceptions. He's a top-five QB in any style the Seahawks play.
Posted: 7/16/2020 1:45 am UTC
Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson's 6.2 touchdown-to-interception ratio in 2019 was the best among quarterbacks who finished in the top 10 in passing yardage, and he was the only quarterback to rank in the top five in QBR on throws inside and outside the pocket.
Posted: 6/20/2020 4:42 pm UTC
Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson led the league in 2019 with 40 big-time throws (Pro Football Focus' highest-graded throws on precise downfield passes).
Huddle Up: And Wilson did it on 516 passing attempts, which tied for 12th in the league while playing for the run-heavy Seahawks. Wilson, though, still finished third among fantasy QBs -- his seventh top-10 finish in eight seasons -- so pass-heavy or not, count on Wilson to deliver top-end fantasy QB1 numbers.
Posted: 6/15/2020 8:37 pm UTC
Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson threw for 1,545 yards, 11 touchdowns and zero interceptions on play-action passes during the 2019 regular season and postseason.
Huddle Up: Wilson has been one of the top quarterbacks in the NFL for several seasons and will have a good group of pass catchers again this season. He should be a No. 1 quarterback in all fantasy leagues.
Posted: 6/14/2020 9:15 pm UTC
Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson completed 71.3 percent of his passes for 1,545 yards, 11 touchdowns and no interceptions when passing out of play-action in 2019 (including playoffs), according to Pro Football Focus.
Posted: 6/13/2020 6:06 pm UTC
Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson led all quarterbacks with a 94.6 Pro Football Focus grade on passing plays lasting longer than 3 seconds in 2019.
Huddle Up: Wilson's keeping-the-play alive skills have contributed mightily to his fantasy success -- he's been a top-11 fantasy QB in each of his eight seasons -- and he's arguably the most logical QB pick once Lamar Jackson and Patrick Mahomes are off the board in drafts this summer.
Posted: 5/24/2020 8:19 pm UTC
Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson was accurate on 17 of his 26 passes (65.4 percent) that traveled 31 or more yards downfield and five of his six passes that traveled at least 41 yards (83.3 percent) in 2019, making him the most accurate passer in the league on such throws. Wilson also finished second in passes that traveled at least 35 yards in the air (60 percent).
Posted: 5/21/2020 8:57 pm UTC
Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson threw 13 touchdown passes against the blitz this past season.
Huddle Up: Wilson finished third in the NFL with 31 touchdowns and also ranked sixth with 4,110 yards. He has been a consistent fantasy producer for players over the last several season and should be a No. 1 fantasy quarterback again in 2020.