Found September 12, 2012 on NFL Draft Zone:

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One of the biggest stories before the beginning of the season was how great Russell Wilson was. While Wilson was starting to get the hype like Tim Tebow did a year ago, things all changed drastically when the Seahawks were beaten by Arizona in week one. The Russell Wilson for President talks quickly quieted.  Wilson did not do that bad in week one against Arizona throwing for 153 yards and a touchdown in the loss, but can they keep relying on a rookie when you are paying the back up Matt Flynn millions of dollars?

I don’t think Pete Carroll will keep Matt Flynn on the bench if Russell Wilson falls this week to the red hot Dallas Cowboys.  If the Cowboys defense can shut down Wilson the way they did versus Eli Manning in week one, Wilson could be out of a job.  The biggest question is, how long will Pete Carroll rely on a rookie if he is losing? This is a playoff team, who has a very solid team, if they keep losing it will be hard to overcome the deficit.  You are already creating an animosity in the locker room by starting a rookie over a veteran. We all know  Pete Carroll could have jumped the gun here, but if Wilson doesn’t light up the Cowboys aggressive defense in week 2, expect the Seahawks to sit him.  I could see Wilson getting benched in the middle of the game if the Cowboys get up by too much against the Seahawks.  This could be the last early chance for Russell Wilson to perform, will he drop the ball? Or will he pick up the ball and put it in the box?  We shall see this week in Seattle……

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