Russell Wilson is Houdini of QBs

Elusive Seahawk dazzles teammates, baffles opponents with ability to escape

Originally Published: January 28, 2014
By Greg Garber | ESPN.com

RENTON, Wash. – Nearly a decade ago, in the damp July heat at Southeastern Louisiana University, a sophomore from Collegiate School in Virginia learned the essence of quarterbacking from the master.

Russell Wilson was one of the dozen or so best-and-brightest athletes chosen to work closely with the Indianapolis Colts' Peyton Manning.

"I liked him so much back then and still do, just the way he plays the game," Wilson said last week at the Seattle Seahawks' facility.

Ultimately, ...

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