Found October 18, 2013 on Fox Sports Arizona:
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson's first start career start in Arizona 13 months ago ended miserably. A rookie in a hostile environment, Wilson threw incompletions on his final five pass attempts in a 20-16 loss to the Cardinals on Sept. 9, 2012, the last three from the Cardinals' 4-yard line.He saw to it that there would be no reprise Thursday.Although harried into a pair of fumbles when sacked, Wilson showed the escapability so valuable against attacking defenses -- and by contrast so lacking in Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer -- during the Seahawks' cosmetically close 34-22 victory Thursday at University of Phoenix Stadium.It was not the shellacking that the 58-0 Seahawks laid on the Cardinals when the teams met Dec. 9, but it was enough.Seattle (6-1) has marched to the head of the NFC, a half-game ahead of New Orleans, with an offense built on the bull-rushing Marshawn Lynch and the accurate, elusive Wilson. Combine that with a defense that s...
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