Wednesday Round-Up: Russell Wilson Among 'Best Of The Best' In's QB Index

A daily link round-up of what's "out there" about the Seattle Seahawks.

Good afternoon, 12s.

Here's a look at what's "out there" for today — Wednesday, September 7 — about your Seattle Seahawks:

At, Gregg Rosenthal ranked quarterbacks based on which ones he would take heading into the season. Each week, his rankings will actually change based on how quarterbacks perform, but considering none have been played yet, Rosenthal went with an overall outlook to start.

In his "best of the best" category, Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson made the top-5 list along with Aaron Rodgers, Cam Newton, Tom Brady and Ben Roethlisberger. Here's what he had to say about Wilson in particular:

"Wilson played at an MVP level in the second half of last season. With a promising young receiver group in place that goes four deep, and a greater appreciation for winning before the snap, it wouldn't be a shock to see Wilson atop this list by season's end."

Tweet Of The Day

Today's "Tweet of the Day" comes from tackle Bradley Sowell (@Bradley60Sowell), who shot a photo of what Michael Bennett said about him during Bennett’s press conference Monday.

More From Around The Web

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A recap of the latest news surrounding the Seahawks’ rivals in the NFC West.


On the latest Players Lounge podcast, wide receivers Doug Baldwin, Jermaine Kearse and Tyler Lockett stopped by to talk about relationships and much more.

ICYMI: Seattle added two more players to the practice squad yesterday.

Gregg Bell of The News Tribune previewed this Sunday’s game and added thoughts about each team's gameplan.

ESPN's John Clayton predicts that Wilson will lead the league in completion percentage this season.

Lastly, Clayton also broke down the roster changes Seattle made.

Take a player-by-player look at the Seattle Seahawks 53-man roster following Saturday's NFL-mandated roster reduction.

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