Latest Russell Wilson News

Gordon not ready to relinquish star running role in Denver

Jun. 15, 2022 18:57 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Two things that Melvin Gordon III never concedes are his starting running back job and his vacation time. Despite skipping the Broncos' OTAs after returning to Denver on a one-year, $2.5 million contract this spring, Gordon said at mandatory minicamp this...

Broncos vagabond QB keeps football atop his busy to-do list

Jun. 13, 2022 17:18 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Denver Broncos coach Nathaniel Hackett admits he worried at first when he saw Russell Wilson jetting off seemingly every weekend to one locale after another. There's the team's new quarterback on the red carpet in Times Square for the launch party of the SI...

Smith, Lock remain in the spotlight of Seahawks minicamp

Jun. 08, 2022 20:31 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Geno Smith considered the idea of leaving Seattle in the offseason during his brief stint as a free agent. And then he was presented with the opportunity of being a starting quarterback once again without having to start over with a new team. ...

Denver Broncos sale could come as early as this month

Jun. 06, 2022 19:18 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos could have a new owner as soon as this month in what's expected to be the most expensive deal in sports history at around $4.5 billion. A second round of bids for the franchise was due Monday from prospective buyers. The...

Seahawks QB competition remains offseason focus

Jun. 02, 2022 20:03 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Shane Waldron spent his first offseason as the offensive coordinator in Seattle trying to install a new system mostly through virtual meetings and with very little on-field work. Being back in the classroom and on the field with his players is a far better...

Offseason departures leave Lockett the 'old guy' in Seattle

May. 31, 2022 20:27 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Much to his surprise, Tyler Lockett has become the old guy. Looking around the Seattle Seahawks locker room, the veteran wide receiver is now the longest-tenured member of the roster after the trade of Russell Wilson and release of Bobby Wagner during a...

Judge dismisses case against Broncos WR Jerry Jeudy

May. 31, 2022 17:12 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — At the request of prosecutors, a suburban Denver judge on Tuesday dismissed charges against Broncos wide receiver Jerry Jeudy stemming from a dispute with his girlfriend that landed him in jail. Arapahoe County District Court Judge Chantel Contiguglia closed...

QB Wilson, Nathaniel Hackett are Broncos new dual dynamo

May. 30, 2022 14:44 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — From the moment Russell Wilson takes the field to the instant rookie head coach Nathaniel Hackett joins his players in end-of-workout wind sprints, the Denver Broncos have been a ball of energy at their offseason practices. The workouts seem like they're on...

Seahawks OTAs have different feel with no Wilson, Wagner

May. 23, 2022 21:08 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — For the past decade in Seattle, nearly every team drill and every team activity had No. 3 and No. 54 at the front of the line leading the way. That hasn’t been the case this offseason and that point was emphasized yet again Monday when the Seahawks moved into...

Wilson says emotions won't get to him in return to Seattle

May. 23, 2022 18:57 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Russell Wilson says he won't get caught up in the emotions of his return to Seattle when he leads the Denver Broncos onto Lumen Field to face the Seahawks in the season opener in four months. “It's got to be non-emotional. You've got to go into it with the...