Wednesday Round-Up: Tyler Lockett, Derek Carr Share Twitter Exchange After Season-Ending Injuries

Good afternoon, 12s.

Here’s a look at what’s “out there” for today — Wednesday, December 28 — about your Seattle Seahawks:

Lockett, Carr Share Twitter Exchange

Seahawks wide receiver Tyler Lockett wasn’t the only player to suffer a season-ending injury in Week 16 of the NFL season.

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (broken fibula) and Tennessee Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota (fractured fibula) both sustained significant injuries for their respective teams. Unfortunately, Carr will be unable to lead the Raiders in their first playoff appearance since the 2002 season.

Today Lockett tweeted for the first time since the injury after undergoing surgery to thank those who messaged support to him while also acknowledging the two quarterbacks:

Shortly after Lockett’s tweet, the Raiders signal-caller responded:

The second-year wide receiver also took to Snapchat earlier this week to express his appreciation:

Tweet Of The Day

Today’s “Tweet of the Day” comes from NFL Canada, who posted this video of Seahawks punter Jon Ryan for their #WednesdayWisdom hit:

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