Originally posted on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 1/2/13
Sunday afternoon NFL fans get the rookie match up they’ve been looking for: Russell Wilson leads the Seattle Seahawks into Washington to face Robert Griffin III and the Redskins. 2012 NFL Draft pick No. 75 versus pick No. 2. The first playoff clash for perhaps the greatest rookie quarterback class ever. But no team gets to the playoffs without help. Family, friends and support staff are all essential, but I believe the Seahawks got assistance from some non-standard sources. For making the 2012 Seahawks what they are right now, I’d like to thank: The Miami Dolphins for slapping the Seahawks awake after they arrived in Miami jet-lagged and drowsy off a bye week.… Read more
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