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Russell Wilson

Russell Wilson

QB - Pittsburgh Steelers

Height: 5' 11"Weight: 215 lbsAge: 35College: WisconsinDrafted: 2012 #75 (3rd Rd. by SEA)

2024 Outlook

Draft Rank (ECR) #179
Best / Worst #128 / #254
ADP #143

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Russell Wilson signing with Pittsburgh Steelers

Veteran QB Russell Wilson plans to sign with the Pittsburgh Steelers on a "team-friendly, one-year deal."

Fantasy Impact

Wilson has not yet been officially released by the Broncos, but when he is released, he will join the Steelers. Wilson can take a light contract given the hefty price the Broncos will continue to pay him while he is on another team. He threw for 3,070 yards and 26 touchdowns last season.

Russell Wilson has ‘exploratory meeting” with Giants

Veteran QB Russell Wilson had an “exploratory meeting” with the New York Giants on his way to meet with the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Fantasy Impact

Wilson’s meeting with the Steelers had publicly known, but the get together with the Giants’ brass has come as a surprise. New York has been connected to potentially trying to start over at QB after a rough 2023 from Daniel Jones, whether it be through the draft or free agency. Wilson threw for 26 touchdowns and 3,070 yards last season.

Russell Wilson drawing interest from Steelers

The Steelers are reportedly interested in signing Russell Wilson and plan to meet with him before the start of free agency.

Fantasy Impact

Wilson would be an immediate upgrade for Pittsburgh that saw Kenny Pickett, Mason Rudolph and Mitch Trubisky under center last season. Wilson reportedly has interest in Pittsburgh as well.

Ari Koslow5 weeks ago
Russell Wilson granted permission to speak with other teams

The Denver Broncos have granted Russell Wilson permission to immediately begin speaking and meeting with other teams in their home cities.

Fantasy Impact

Wilson will be released when the new year begins next week. It remains to be seen what teams will draw interest in him in free agency, but he'll likely receive a short-term deal after spending the past two years in Denver.

Ari Koslow6 weeks ago
Russell Wilson being released by Broncos

The Broncos have informed QB Russell Wilson that they will release him at the start of the league year.

Fantasy Impact

Wilson being released on March 13 would allow the team to distribute his dead cap hit over the next two seasons. The veteran should have multiple suitors that are in need of a veteran starting quarterback. The Broncos and Sean Payton will have an opportunity to look towards the future as they select a new quarterback heading into the 2024 season.

Jesse Garcia6 weeks ago