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Russell Wilson agrees to contract extension with Seahawks

Russell Wilson agrees to contract extension with Seahawks

Russell Wilson is finally getting paid and the Seattle Seahawks are keeping their Super Bowl-winning quarterback long term. Wilson and the Seahawks have agreed to a four-year, $87.6-million extension with a $31-million signing bonus and $60 million in guaranteed money, according to multiple media reports. Sports Illustrated was the first to report the deal. "Blessed to be w/ this organization for 4 more years! Can't wait to get on field w/ the fellas!" Wilson tweeted Friday morning. The deal comes just in time for the Seahawks, who hold their first practice of training camp later Friday. Wilson had said he would cut off negotiations at the beginning of camp, meaning he...

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