AP Source: Seattle Trades Russell Wilson To Denver

Englewood, Colorado (AP) — Denver Broncos has finally found a quarterback that looks like the successor to Peyton Manning.

Six years and a day after Manning’s retirement, Broncos general manager George Peyton reached an agreement to send a large number of players and college selections to the Seattle Seahawks in exchange for Russell Wilson. People who know the negotiations.


Sources demanded that they remain anonymous, as transactions subject to health checks cannot be officially made until March 16, when the league’s New Year begins.

Until then, the team will not be able to comment on the transaction. However, Broncos tweeted an excerpt from the movie “Cast Away” (Ernau Frago). Tom Hanks can be seen drawing a face on a volleyball ball, similar to a friend he named Wilson.

About an hour later, the Seahawks tweeted another excerpt from the movie. Hanks drifts on a raft, loses the ball, and desperately begins to scream to find the ball. “Wilson, where are you? Wilson, Wilson!”

Denver sounded like Aaron Rodgers’ best destination, but the active NFL MVP agreed to stay in Green Bay and become the highest paid player in league history.

Still, Paton gave Broncos a quarterback to win the Super Bowl, five years younger than 38-year-old Rogers. Wilson was selected for the Pro Bowl nine times.

In the NFL network, the Seahawks first sent Wilson and a fourth round pick to Denver, two first round picks, two second round picks, one fifth round pick, and a quarterback. Drew Lock, defensive end Shelby Harris and tight end Noah Fant.

Manning retired a month after winning the Super Bowl 50. Since then, Broncos has 10 different starting quarterbacks. The opening games for the last five seasons started with Trevor Siemian, Case Keenum, Joe Flacco, Lock and Teddy Bridgewater.

Denver hasn’t returned to the playoffs since Manning’s retirement, but seems to have a roster there that can make it. Former Rogers attack coordinator Nathaniel Hackett will be centered around receivers Jerry Jeudy, Courtland Sutton, Tim Patrick, KJ Hamler, tight end Oberto Okwebnum, and running back Jabonte Adams. I am launching an attack.

Currently, he has a quarterback to play against Patrick Mahomes, Justin Herbert and Derek Carr in the tough AFC West.

Wilson broke his right middle finger and started 149 regular seasons and 16 playoffs before he missed the last four games of the season. Seattle closed at 7-10, the only defeat season since Wilson arrived.

The quarterback helped Seattle win the only championship by defeating Manning and Broncos 43-8 in the Super Bowl XLVIII.


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