@TSFSports NFL Conference Championship Picks: Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks will not be denied

Posted in Blogroll on January 18th, 2015 by Ron Glover

(Joe Nicholson/USA Today)

When the Seattle Seahawks traded wide receiver Percy Harvin on October 18th, there were whispers about the imminent implosion of the Super Bowl champions — who fell to 3-3 after a loss to the St. Louis Rams in Week 7.

Culpability was aimed at quarterback Russell Wilson. Critics pointed at everything from Wilson’s volatile relationship with Harvin to the Super Bowl quarterback being “Black enough” for the Seahawks locker room. Wilson answered everyone with a resounding run of his own, leading the Seahawks to a 10-1 record since the Rams loss, including last week’s destruction of the Carolina Panthers in the NFC Divisional round.

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