Russell Carrington Wilson is an American football quarterback for the Seatle Seahawk of the National Football League (NFL) who led his team to its first ever Super Bowl victory in 2012. He was named the ACC Rookie of the Year in football in 2008 and became the first freshman quarterback to receive first team All-ACC honors. Wilson was also named the Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Year in 2012.
Wilson was born to Harrison Benjamin Wilson III, a lawyer, and Tammy T. Wilson, a legal nurse consultant. He played both footbal and baseball for North Carolina State University and played college football for the University of Wisconsin during the 2011 season.
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