Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 8/21/12
Rookie 3rd round pick from Wisconsin Russell Wilson is going to get his start vs. the KC Chiefs on Friday night. He's going to get his shot to show the Seattle fan base what he can do against a #1 defense. The news was first reported by Danny O'Neil from the Seattle Times. Then again today by Adam Schefter. When Seattle plays at Kansas City on Friday night, its starting quarterback will be rookie Russell Wilson.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 21, 2012 Most will say Russell Wilson is the better QB, when compared to Matt Flynn, those fine folks aren't watching the game 3-4 times like I am. Matt Flynn has been the better QB in practice, and he's played against the #1 defenses of the Broncos and Titans. Russell Wilson has been playing CFL caliber defenses. There is a massive difference between 1's and 2's in the NFL. I'm not ripping him for it. He's done great. I love the kid. Trust me. I'm just of the opinion that Pete Carroll has not got his finger on the correct pulse. These
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