Seahawks' Russell Wilson Among Top-Rated Quarterbacks in 'Madden NFL 17'

Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is the fifth-highest rated quarterback in 'Madden NFL 17,' with an overall rating of 91.

C.J. Prosise and Alex Collins have known their

On Thursday, the popular video game franchise released its list of the Top-10 rated rookies, and while neither Prosise or Collins' initial rating made the cut, Seattle's Russell Wilson was among the game's Top-5 rated quarterbacks, a list Madden also released on Thursday.

Wilson's 91 overall rating is fifth-best in the NFL behind the Green Bay Packers' Aaron Rodgers (96 overall), Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton (94), New England Patriots' Tom Brady (94), and Pittsburgh Steelers' Ben Roethlisberger (93).

Here's what Madden 17 had to say about Wilson:

Wilson is a smaller version of our #2 quarterback on this list, Cam Newton. With 85 speed he will force defenses to gameplan around his unique skill set, taking advantage of them with his passing abilities. 93 throw power, 93 throw accuracy-short, 91 throw accuracy-mid and 88 throw accuracy-deep, allows him to make every throw on the field.

For more on Madden's Top-5 rated QBs, click here, and for more on its Top-10 rookie ratings, click here.

(In-game screenshot via EA Sports)

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