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#3 Russell Wilson, QB    Fantasy Football Injury Status   Questionable - Knee
Seattle Seahawks
Height 5' 11"
Weight 215 lbs
Age 27
Birthdate November 29th 1988
College Wisconsin
Year 2012
Round 3   Pick 12
Season Statistics
2016 Fantasy Points by Week
Recent Games
Strength of Schedule
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Fantasy Analysis
Week 7 Projections
Russell Wilson has had a hard time reaching anywhere near his 2015 numbers. Playing at Arizona in Week 7 makes that not likely to change. With only 5 TD passes, minimal rushing numbers and pretty much so-so passing yardage, he is not the prime QB you drafted. He is likely still your best option this week, and if he gets his legs going, it only takes one rushing touchdown to save his fantasy day.
Passsing: 244 Yards, 2 TD, 1 INT.
Rushing: 27 Yards, 0 TD.

Season Projections
Isn't this guy too short to play quarterback in the NFL? Averaging just 235.3 passing yards, 1.1 touchdown passes and 39.4 rushing yards per game with no rushing touchdowns scored through the first 10 weeks of 2015, Wilson looked like a fantasy bust. However, when Marshawn Lynch went down with a season-ending injury in Week 11, the Seahawks had no choice but to unleash Wilson - and he absolutely dominated. With a big assist from go-to target Doug Baldwin, Wilson averaged 272.3 passing yards and 3.4 touchdowns per game in seven season-ending contests on his way to racking up career high passing numbers across the board and finishing as the third-rated fantasy quarterback. Will the Seahawks revert back to their run-first ways with Lynch's (retired) replacement Thomas Rawls? No. The Seattle offense now belongs to Wilson, who will turn 28 during the season. With the Seahawks emphasizing a potent Wilson-led passing attack, an uptick in his passing production is virtually guaranteed. Baldwin leads a blue-collar wideout corps that includes rising-star Tyler Lockett, who is coming off a great rookie season, and Jermaine Kearse. If Jimmy Graham (patellar tendon) returns fully healthy, he's too good not to rebound from a very disappointing 2015 Seattle debut. Unfortunately, it looks like more passing from the ridiculously durable Wilson (he hasn't missed a start in four seasons) will put a lower ceiling on his rushing production.

Passing: 2722 Yards, 18 TD, 6 INT.
Rushing: 284 Yards, 1 TD.

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Injury Report
Week 2 - Questionable - Ankle
Week 4 - Questionable - Knee

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