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Done deal: Russell Wilson agrees new contract « Seahawks Draft Blog

Russell Wilson, Seahawks agree to 4-year, $140M deal -
Russell Wilson is set to become the NFL's highest-paid player. The Seahawks quarterback has agreed to a four-year, $140 million contract extension, according to NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport.

Source: Seahawks make Wilson top paid in NFL
The Seahawks and Russell Wilson have reached agreement on a four-year, $140 million extension that includes a $65 million signing bonus, making him the highest-paid player in the NFL, a source says.

Podcast Player - Brock Huard's 2019 NFL Draft preview: Arizona State WR N'Keal Harry

Podcast Player - Brock Huard's 2019 NFL Draft preview: Mississippi State DT Jeffery Simmons

Two Reasons Why Russell Wilson isn’t being Shortchanged by Pete Carroll « Seahawks Draft Blog

Seahawks Kick Off 2019 Offseason Workout Program: “This Is Where It Starts”
The Seahawks returned to work Monday to kick off their offseason workout program.

Seahawks Re-Sign 11 Restricted Free Agents & Exclusive Rights Free Agents
The Seahawks re-signed restricted free agents George Fant and Quinton Jefferson Monday, as well as nine exclusive rights free agents.

2019 NFL Draft Preview: With Talented Trio Already In Place, Are Seahawks Set At Linebacker?
Taking a look at where the Seahawks stand at linebacker heading into the 2019 draft, and at who the top prospects are in this year’s class.

Monday Round-Up: Seahawks Players’ Reactions To Tiger Woods Winning Masters
A few Seahawks players reacted on Twitter to Tiger Woods winning the 2019 Masters Tournament.

Seahawks Arrive For 2019 Offseason Workout Program
Seahawks players returned to Virginia Mason Athletic Center on Monday, April 15 for the start of the team's voluntary offseason workout program.

Packers claim kicker Sam Ficken off waivers from Seahawks |
GREEN BAY — The Green Bay Packers have claimed kicker Sam Ficken off waivers from the Seattle Seahawks, bringing in potential competition for 13-year veteran Mason Crosby. Ficken was added to the roster Monday, three days after he was dropped by the Seahawks.

Seattle Seahawks mock draft 2019: Seven rounds, team needs, picks, big board, multiple options for every selection -
Get ready for the NFL Draft with everything you need to know about the Seattle Seahawks

ATN Podcast: Wilson deadline; Comeback Kidz in 2019 -
A room filled some heroes -- Dan Hanzus, Chris Wesseling and Marc Sessler -- bring you all the latest news around the league including the Russell Wilson deadline.

Wentz's back not fully healed: 'It's still getting there' -
Carson Wentz was shelved last December because of a stress fracture in his back. The Eagles QB said Monday that he's still not fully healthy but is hopeful he'll be available for OTAs in May.

Eli Manning: I figure Giants will get a young QB -
Eli Manning is entering the final year of his contract and the and the New York Giants could actively seek an heir-apparent in the 2019 NFL Draft. The veteran QB isn't fazed by the situation though.

Patriots QB Tom Brady might bulk up this offseason -
Tom Brady is not expected to partake in the beginning of voluntary workouts. But that doesn't mean he'll be taking a break. The Patriots QB could be adding to his 225-pound frame, Ian Rapoport reports.

Dolphins working out QB Jones; Lock visiting Packers -
The Dolphins signed Ryan Fitzpatrick in the offseason but are still in the QB market. Miami will work out Duke's Daniel Jones this week. Missouri's Drew Lock is visiting with the Packers.

NFL to release 2019 schedule on Wednesday night – ProFootballTalk
The 2019 NFL schedule is almost here. The league will announce the schedule on Wednesday at 8 p.m. ET. We already know every team's home and road opponents, but we don't know the dates, times and nationally televised game schedule.

Matt Skura among Ravens ERFAs to sign tenders – ProFootballTalk
Ravens center Matt Skura started every game that the Ravens played in 2018 and that put him in line for a nice bonus. Skura earned a league-high $533,558 in performance-based pay, which nearly doubled his $550,000 base salary from last year but didn't move him out of qualifying for exclusive righ...

Texans think a healthy Deshaun Watson makes “a big difference” – ProFootballTalk
Deshaun Watson's not rehabbing anything this offseason. Which means he can focus on getting better. The Texans' third-year quarterback lost much of last year's program to recovery from his torn ACL, and coach Bill O'Brien said he thinks having Watson on the field this offseason will make "a big d...

Jared Goff: Start of offseason work helps put Super Bowl loss in past – ProFootballTalk
It's been over two months since the Rams lost Super Bowl LIII to the Patriots and quarterback Jared Goff's poor performance in that game has been a frequent discussion topic during that period.

Thomas Davis making good first impression on Chargers – ProFootballTalk
For the first time in 15 NFL seasons, Thomas Davis was working out for someone other than the Panthers. But even though he's with the Chargers now, he's working out with the same intensity for which he's become known.