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Morning links: A look back at Russell Wilson in high school

Ross Jones of Fox Sports takes a look at Russell Wilson’s humble beginnings at Collegiate High School in Richmond, Va., which include the video highlights below of his high school playing days.

Chris Wesseling of says Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson was properly rated at No. 51 on the NFL Network’s Top 100 players of 2013.

Jarrett Bell of USA Today writes that Ben Roethlisberger had this to say about young quarterbacks like Wilson’s success in his rookie season – do it again.

I talked with NFL-AM about the Seahawks in this video link.

Brock Huard of 710 ESPN Seattle talks with Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman about the upcoming season in this audio link.

Mike Freeman of CBS Sports notes what pretty much everyone nationally thinks about the Seahawks in his 10 offseason moves that need to happen this offseason. Freeman: “Pete Carroll has his work cut out for him with getting his Seahawks in line. Self-explanatory. Massive Adderall use, drunk drivers. The only thing missing is a rock and roll band.”

Clare Farnsworth of writes about linebacker K.J. Wright’s switch from strong-side, outside linebacker to weak-side, outside linebacker.

Cam Inman of the San Jose Mercury News writes that former Seattle receiver Ricardo Lockette has a chance to emerge and help fill the void with Michael Crabtree out.

Joe Fortenbaugh of the National Football Post also takes a closer look at how the 49ers will replace Crabtree’s production.

Tumwater High and Eastern Washington product Matt Johnson, a fourth round selection by Dallas last year, believes he has figured out why he’s had so many issues with his hamstring in his rookie season.