Russell Wilson: 10 Interesting Facts

The Seahawks kick off Super Bowl XLIX against the New England Patriots at 3:30 p.m. PT this Sunday, Feb. 1 from Glendale’s University of Phoenix Stadium. Before you settle in to watch the NFL’s biggest game, take a look at these 12 fun facts about Seattle signal caller Russell Wilson, who guided the club to its first Lombardi Trophy a season ago.

1. He’s 10-0 vs Super Bowl-Winning Quarterbacks. Wilson’s hasn’t suffered a loss yet when matching up against quarterbacks with a Super Bowl title under their belt. In his three seasons with the Seahawks, Wilson is 3-0 against the Green Bay Packers’ Aaron Rodgers, 2-0 against the New Orleans Saints’ Drew Brees, 2-0 against the New York Giants’ Eli Manning, 2-0 against the Denver Broncos’ Peyton Manning – including last year’s 43-8 win in Super Bowl XLVIII, and 1-0 against the Patriots’ Tom Brady.

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