Russell Wilson reportedly going to the Steelers

Russell Wilson reportedly going to the Steelers

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March 11th, 2024

In a surprising turn of events, veteran quarterback Russell Wilson is set to join the Pittsburgh Steelers, according to league sources reported by Adam Schefter. This news comes after a two-year stint with the Denver Broncos that did not meet expectations.

Wilson, a nine-time Pro-Bowler and Super Bowl champion, is reportedly signing a team-friendly one-year deal. The Denver Broncos will still be responsible for the majority of his salary, at around $38 million, while Wilson suits up in the black and yellow of Pittsburgh.

Adding fuel to the fire, Wilson himself posted a cryptic video on social media with the caption "Year 13. Grateful. @Steelers." This post is widely seen as confirmation of his move to Pittsburgh.

What This Means for Wilson and Steelers 

The Steelers have historically been known for developing their quarterbacks, but the addition of a proven talent like Wilson shakes things up. This move creates a competition at the quarterback position, with Wilson potentially battling rookie Kenny Pickett for the starting role. Fans will watch Coach Mike Tomlin's decision to see how Wilson's expertise fits with the Steelers' powerful defense.

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While the pact may cost Wilson money, it may also revive his career. After struggling in Denver, Pittsburgh offers a fresh start and an opportunity to show himself in a good club.

Russell Wilson to Steelers is a move that will undoubtedly generate significant buzz throughout the NFL offseason. Pittsburgh fans and analysts will be excited about the next season with a veteran qu

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