Found August 16, 2012 on thepigskinreport.com:
While Matt Flynn sits in front of him, the wait for Russell Wilson may not be long` 1.) Russell Wilson Quarterback, Seattle Seahawks “He is too short to be an NFL Quarterback”, “He can’t see over his Offensive Line” these are just some of the things Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson heard from NFL scouts heading into the 2012 NFL Draft. Wilson has all the makings of an NFL staring quarterback; ability to throw on the run, a strong arm, and pin point accuracy. Unfortunately, too much is put into height, and it dropped Wilson from a 1st Round talent to a 3rd Round pick. The Seahawks were baffled Wilson fell to them in the 3rd Round (75th Overall), and even after signing free agent Matt Flynn, Seahawks General Manager John Schneider took Wilson not as a project, but as a serious contender for the starting quarterback job. In Seattle’s first Pre Season game against the Tennessee Titans, Flynn and Wilson both impressed. In the 1st half Flynn was efficient, completing 11 of 13 p...
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