Seahawks Insider Blog

February 26, 2016 10:13 AM

In just four years Russell Wilson has become something of a legend at NFL combine

References to the Seahawks’ star quarterback are everywhere here in Indianapolis; they are badges of honor, admiration, even “blessing”

People here such as new 49ers coach Chip Kelly keep bringing up Wilson’s giant hand size, excellence while being under 6 feet tall

College QBs such as Oregon’s Vernon Adams are basking in comparisons to Seattle’s franchise player

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Gregg Bell joined The News Tribune in July 2014. Bell had been the director of writing for the University of Washington's athletic department for four years. He was the senior national sports writer in Seattle for The Associated Press from 2005-10, covering the Seahawks in their first Super Bowl season and beyond. He's also been The Sacramento Bee's beat writer on the Oakland Athletics and Raiders. The native of Steubenville, Ohio, is a 1993 graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., and a 2000 graduate of the University of California, Berkeley's Graduate School of Journalism.

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