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Seahawks draft Russell Wilson with 75th pick, name him starter

The Seattle Seahawks were criticized for selecting former Wisconsin quarterback Russell Wilson with the 75th pick. At 5-foot-11, he was considered too small and not worthy of being taken that early. Wilson silenced his critics by impressing in training camp and in three preseason games to beat out free-agent signee Matt Flynn for the starting job.

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