Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 11/25/12
Rookie Showdown The Seattle Seahawks travel to Miami to take on Ryan Tannehill and the Dolphins this Sunday. It is the first match up with a fellow rookie quarterback in Russell Wilson‘s young career. However, both have varied results in their initial campaigns. Wilson has led the Seahawks to a 6-4 record and put them in contention with the 49ers for a playoff spot. Meanwhile, Tannehill and the Dolphins are sitting at 4-6 and currently amidst a 3-game losing streak. Coming off of a bye-week after a convincing victory over the New York Jets, the Seahawks seem to be the easy favorite in this match up. Unfortunately, we all know how the Seahawks tend to fair on the road. Here is what I’m watching for this Sunday. Which Rookie Will Step Up? In the 2012 NFL draft, Ryan Tannehill was taken with the Dolphins 8th overall pick. He was a highly touted quarterback with assumptions of starting immediately at the professional level. Russell Wilson was a scrutinized, “under-sized” QB with a beyond-impressive
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