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Russell Wilson

28-Year-Old Quarterback – Seattle Seahawks

2016 Pass/Rush Stats

Yds

3142

TD

12

INT

5

Yds

188

TD

1

2016 Pass/Rush Projections

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2016 Fantasy Football Outlook

Through the first half it looked like Wilson was headed for another quietly efficient season as the caretaking quarterback for a Seahawks offense that was content to keep the ball on the ground, with ...

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2016 ADP:  36.51

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (QB): Hidden

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Bye Week:  5

HT: 5' 11"   WT: 215   DOB: 11/29/1988  College: Wisconsin  DRAFTED: 3rd Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Russell Wilson Contract Information:

Signed a four-year, $87.6 million extension in July 2015 with $60 million guaranteed. The deal also included a $31 million signing bonus.

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Wilson completed 26 of 36 passes for 277 yards and one touchdown with an interception during Sunday's game against the Panthers. He added 29 yards on three carries in the 40-7 win.

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Russell Wilson NFL Stats
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  Passing Pass Distance Big Pass Games Rushing Fumbles
Year Age Team G Comp Att Pct Yards TD INT YPA 20+ 40+ 300+ 350+ 400+ Att Yards Avg TD Tot Lost
2009 20 CFB 12 224 378 59.3% 3027 31 11 8.0 - - - - - 103 260 2.5 4 - -
2010 21 CFB 13 308 527 58.4% 3563 28 14 6.8 - - - - - 143 435 3.0 9 - -
2011 22 CFB 14 225 309 72.8% 3175 33 4 10.3 - - - - - 79 338 4.3 6 - -
2012 23 SEA 16 252 393 64.1% 3118 26 10 7.9 43 11 0 0 0 94 489 5.2 4 6 3
2013 24 SEA 16 257 407 63.1% 3357 26 9 8.2 48 9 2 0 0 96 539 5.6 1 10 5
2014 25 SEA 16 285 452 63.1% 3475 20 7 7.7 54 8 2 0 0 118 849 7.2 6 11 0
2015 26 SEA 16 329 483 68.1% 4024 34 8 8.3 60 9 1 0 0 103 553 5.4 1 7 3
2016 27 SEA 12 264 404 65.3% 3142 12 5 7.8 33 6 2 0 0 50 188 3.8 1 6 1
2016 Proj 27 SEA Subscribe now to see our 2016 projections for Russell Wilson

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Russell Wilson Fantasy/Red Zone Stats
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  Fantasy Points Per Game Passing Stats Red Zone Passes Red Zone Runs
Year Age Team G Standard PPR 0.5 PPR Rating Yds/G TD% INT% Sacks In20 In10 In5 In20 In10 In5
2009 20 CFB 12 24.6 24.6 24.6 100.0 252 8.2 2.9 - - - - - - -
2010 21 CFB 13 27.1 27.2 27.1 85.6 274 5.3 2.7 - - - - - - -
2011 22 CFB 14 24.3 24.5 24.4 135.8 227 10.7 1.3 - - - - - - -
2012 23 SEA 16 18.9 18.9 18.9 100.0 195 6.6 2.5 33 63 21 10 13 1 1
2013 24 SEA 16 18.6 18.6 18.6 101.2 210 6.4 2.2 44 57 22 12 13 4 2
2014 25 SEA 16 21.4 21.4 21.4 95.0 217 4.4 1.5 42 64 24 8 16 7 1
2015 26 SEA 16 22.4 22.4 22.4 110.1 252 7.0 1.7 45 66 25 6 11 2 1
2016 27 SEA 12 17.2 17.3 17.2 93.7 262 3.0 1.2 29 44 18 7 1 1 1
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Russell Wilson – Playing Time Overview

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  1. Russell Wilson
  2. Trevone Boykin
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Snap Count Stats

747

Offensive Snaps in 2016

Russell Wilson was on the field for 747 of his team's snaps on offense in 2016.

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Special Teams Snaps in 2016

Russell Wilson was on the field for 0 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2016.

Year Off ST
2014 1005 0
2015 1050 0
2016 747 0
Russell Wilson 2016 Game Log
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  Snap Count Passing Pass Distance Rushing Fumbles Red Zone Passes Red Zone Runs
Week Opp Off ST Comp Att Pct Yards TD INT YPA 20+ 40+ Att Yards Avg TD Tot Lost In20 In10 In5 In20 In10 In5
1 Mia 82 0 27 43 62.8% 258 1 1 6.0 2 0 4 16 4.0 0 1 1 5 1 1 0 0 0
2 @LA 67 0 22 35 62.9% 254 0 0 7.3 2 1 5 14 2.8 0 1 1 4 2 2 0 0 0
3 SF 47 0 15 23 65.2% 243 1 0 10.6 3 2 1 3 3.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
4 @NYJ 60 0 23 32 71.9% 309 3 0 9.7 6 1 5 -5 -1.0 0 0 0 5 2 0 0 0 0
5 BYE Bye Week
6 Atl 66 0 25 37 67.6% 270 0 0 7.3 2 0 6 7 1.2 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0
7 @Ari 63 0 24 37 64.9% 225 0 0 6.1 2 0 1 -2 -2.0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
8 @NO 54 0 22 34 64.7% 253 0 1 7.4 3 0 3 11 3.7 0 0 0 8 5 1 0 0 0
9 Buf 47 0 20 26 76.9% 282 2 0 10.8 2 1 3 10 3.3 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 1 1
10 @NE 70 0 25 37 67.6% 348 3 0 9.4 5 0 3 6 2.0 0 0 0 10 4 1 0 0 0
11 Phi 67 0 18 31 58.1% 272 1 0 8.8 5 1 8 19 2.4 0 0 0 5 2 2 0 0 0
12 @TB 63 0 17 33 51.5% 151 0 2 4.6 1 0 8 80 10.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Car 61 0 26 36 72.2% 277 1 1 7.7 0 0 3 29 9.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 @GB
15 LA
16 Ari
17 @SF

A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Measurables Overview for Russell Wilson  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Quarterbacks
Height:   5' 11"
BELOW AVERAGE
Weight:   215 lbs
BELOW AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.53 sec
ELITE
Shuttle Time:   4.09 sec
ELITE
Cone Drill:   6.97 sec
GOOD
Arm Length:   31.00 in
BELOW AVERAGE
Hand Length:   10.25 in
ABOVE AVERAGE
Vertical Jump:   34 in
GREAT
Broad Jump:   118 in
GREAT
Bench Press
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Russell Wilson: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Wilson completed 17 of 33 passes for 151 yards with two interceptions, and he also rushed for 80 yards in Sunday's 14-5 loss to Tampa Bay.

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Wilson completed 18 of 31 passes for 272 yards and a touchdown, and also caught a score in Sunday's 26-15 win over the Eagles.

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According to Seahawks coach Pete Carroll, Wilson is just about fully healthy again, NFL.com reports.

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Wilson completed 25 of 37 passes for 348 yards, three touchdowns, and no interceptions in Seattle's 31-24 at New England on Sunday.

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Wilson completed 20 of 26 passes for 282 yards and two touchdowns, while rushing three times for 10 yards and another score in Monday night's win over the Bills.

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Wilson was "really at his best" this week in practice, according to coach Pete Carroll, as he continues to recover from ankle, knee and pectoral injuries, the Seattle Times reports.

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Wilson (knee/pectoral) completed a full practice Wednesday, John Boyle of the Seahawks' official site reports.

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Wilson completed 22 of 34 pass attempts for 253 yards and an interception Sunday against the Saints. He added 11 yards on three carries in the 25-20 loss.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

Wilson re-wrote his fantasy resume last season to better match his superlative real-life one, which includes more wins than any quarterback in NFL history in his first three years and coming within one yard of back-to-back Super Bowl titles. He finished as one of the top fantasy QBs despite the Seahawks' league-low pass attempts, as he supplemented his middling passing numbers — 15th in yards, 16th in touchdowns — with the fifth-most rushing yards by a quarterback all-time. He gained 10-plus yards on 28 percent of his carries, far outpacing the next closest quarterback (Colin Kaepernick, 18.3 percent). And his eight runs of 20-plus yards were more than all but six running backs as the read-option became Seattle's big-play replacement following the Percy Harvin debacle. Wilson might not run the read-option as much this season, but he still likely will have to scramble behind a suspect offensive line that lost its best blocker when center Max Unger was traded for Jimmy Graham. The playmaking tight end should make up for whatever Wilson loses in rushing, though. At 6-7, 265, Graham is the big-bodied receiver Wilson has desperately needed, especially in the red zone (see: Super Bowl) where the Seahawks ranked 20th in touchdown efficiency last year. Graham, expected to split wide often, should also help over the middle, where the 5-10 Wilson seemingly struggles to find targets (32 attempts, 29th). The Seahawks are still a run-first team (league-high 53.8 percent rushes since 2012), but Wilson, who has thrown fewer interceptions every year even with increased attempts, could get to do more through the air this season.

2014

Wilson plays in the league's most run-heavy offense and doesn't have any elite receivers, yet he continues to produce with extreme efficiency to the point that he's safely on the QB1 radar in all formats. His numbers from 2012 to 2013 were almost identical, throwing 26 touchdowns in each season while running for around 500 yards. There's a chance that Wilson's already sterling 2013 numbers will improve with a full season of Percy Harvin at receiver, as Harvin would be the best after-the-catch runner Wilson has ever thrown to, by far. Considering Wilson has played in the most run-heavy offense in the best defensive division, it'd be reasonable to posit that his numbers over the last two years have been his floor. His pass attempt volume is unlikely to decrease, and the NFC West defenses are unlikely to improve. In other words, Wilson might have nowhere to go but up. Still, he's unlikely to throw more than 450 or so passes, so Wilson will likely struggle a bit to take his fantasy value to the elite level.

2013

Heading into the 2012 season, all eyes were on rookie quarterbacks Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III. Wilson – a player many deemed as "too short" to play quarterback – was an afterthought. Fast forward to 2013, and Wilson is one of the hottest names in the NFL. That will happen when you record a 100.0 passer rating – one of the highest for a rookie in league history – including 26 passing touchdowns and only 10 interceptions. The best part about Wilson is he has so much room for improvement. He threw only 393 passes in 2012. Even in the Seahawks’ run-heavy scheme, Wilson is a safe bet to eclipse that mark this year, and perhaps by a wide margin. That's particularly true with Wilson's new weapon on the outside in Percy Harvin. Harvin's presence in Seattle suggests the Seahawks could let Wilson air it out more than in his rookie campaign, with a lot of the team's short-yardage runs turning into short passes to Harvin. With the dynamic receiver's run-after-catch ability, Wilson can get the ball into Harvin's hands and let the receiver do the work for him. And let's not forget Wilson's rushing ability. The quarterback averaged 5.3 YPC in 2012 – a mark he can easily improve upon – and totaled four rushing touchdowns.

2012

Wilson is in a three-way battle with Matt Flynn and Tarvaris Jackson for the starting quarterback job. Flynn signed for a bunch of money and Jackson is the incumbent, so Wilson has his work cut out for him. At 5-10, Wilson is undersized for a traditional quarterback. However, the Seahawks are high on him, and it won't take much to push out the lackluster Jackson. Expect him to at least be the backup.