Russell Wilson is sticking round with the Seattle Seahawks.
Wilson posted a video to social media early Tuesday pronouncing, “Seattle, we were given a deal,” in a while after a reported middle of the night cut-off date for the Seahawks and their megastar quarterback to agree on a freelance extension. Wilson’s present deal — an $87.6 million, four-year contract — was once signed at the beginning of coaching camp ahead of the 2015 season and was once set to run out on the finish of subsequent season.
Wilson sought after the Seahawks to return thru with a brand new contract ahead of the beginning of the workforce’s offseason exercise program, which started on Monday. Phrases of his new deal weren’t in an instant to be had.
Wilson is coming off arguably his absolute best season as Seattle went a shocking 10-6 and earned an NFC wild card ahead of dropping to Dallas within the opening spherical of the playoffs. It was once meant to be a rebuilding 12 months, however the Seahawks ended up forward of time table because of their go back to a run-first offense and Wilson’s outstanding efficiency when tasked to throw.
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