Originally posted on Midwest Sports Fans  |  Last updated 8/27/12
MY Seattle Seahawks did a couple of things this past weekend that I loved. First, they cut Terrell Owens. No crying or doing situps in the driveway this year, Seattle fans. You should all be celebrating the fact that the Seahawks have decided to not expose their team to the poison that is T.O. Choosing to keep Braylon Edwards and drop T.O. is a step in the right direction. Second, after a stellar preseason performance, the Seahawks have decided to start rookie Russell Wilson at QB. Wisconsin’s Russell Wilson has gone from overlooked draft prospect to beating out high-priced signee Matt Flynn as the starting QB in Seattle. I loved the Wilson pick in the draft. Lots of people questioned the selection, but I was very excited. I figured he would be the obvious backup choice and maybe challenge for the job, but I had no idea in his first year that Wilson would step up to the plate like this. I think Matt Flynn was necessary to signing, but if he isn’t the best man for the job, having a good
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