The Russell Wilson-Seahawks drama has cooled for now, however Warren Moon doesn’t envision it ending that method.
The Seahawks are anticipated to enter the season with Wilson as their beginning quarterback in the event that they don’t commerce him earlier than the NFL Draft. With the variety of quarterback openings dwindling, Wilson’s suitors have unexpectedly been trimmed down. Maybe solely the Miami Dolphins stay at this level, they usually simply traded away their most attractive asset within the No. 3 general decide within the 2021 NFL Draft.
So, will the Seahawks be capable to resolve issues with Wilson? That’s simpler mentioned than finished, particularly with Wilson nonetheless relatively upset in regards to the lack of safety on the offensive line, even after the crew traded for an prolonged Gabe Jackson.
Warren Moon, NFL legend, expects Wilson to pressure an premature exit.
Warren Moon can be shocked Russell Wilson stays with the Seahawks long-term
“I feel it’s type of headed, sadly, in the identical route [as Lynch and Sherman],” Moon mentioned, per NFL.com. “I feel proper now it’s virtually like a wedding that’s began to simply have squabbles they usually’re squabbling about sure little points, whether or not it’s cross safety, whether or not it’s expertise. There’s all these little squabbles occurring proper now. And I feel due to Russell’s contract state of affairs, there’s not an entire lot the Seahawks can do so far as shifting him elsewhere, even when they needed to.”
Wilson’s contract runs by means of the 2023 season, however he turns into considerably cheaper to maneuver after 2022. Ought to the Seahawks decide to commerce him this summer time, it’ll seemingly come after late June, when his lifeless cap quantity decreases.
Nonetheless, the perfect possibility right here for Seattle is that Wilson and the entrance workplace can reconcile. That’s simpler mentioned than finished given the present friction, however each side want one another sufficient to maybe perceive their present state of affairs isn’t tenable.