Many soccer followers have been shocked to study in March that the Seattle Seahawks agreed to commerce nine-time Professional Bowl quarterback Russell Wilson to the Denver Broncos.
Seahawks chair Jody Allen said that “Russell made it clear he wished this variation,” however it was just lately reported that Seattle known as the Cleveland Browns earlier than the 2018 NFL Draft about probably sending the signal-caller their means at the moment.
What’s completed is finished, and Wilson will journey together with his new teammates to face none aside from the Seahawks in Seattle on Monday night time. He spoke with reporters on Thursday and had nothing however type issues to say about his former soccer dwelling.
“Folks don’t love you, they’re gonna hate you generally, no matter it could be,” Wilson defined concerning the upcoming expertise, per Josh Alper of Professional Soccer Speak. “For me, I’ll ceaselessly have love in my coronary heart for Seattle. . . My expertise in Seattle was one in every of a sort. Ten years, I couldn’t think about these years not being in my life. How particular they have been and what number of video games we received and what number of wonderful thrillers — the Tremendous Bowl we received and every part else. I’m going to consider all these reminiscences, the enjoyment of that, the gratitude of that.”
For a bit revealed Wednesday, ESPN’s Brady Henderson reported that at the very least one nameless member of the Seahawks entrance workplace considered Wilson as “a descending participant” earlier than the March commerce. Logic suggests the one-time Tremendous Bowl champion may use such chatter as bulletin-board materials for what he hopes shall be a contented homecoming on Monday.