Russell Wilson Signs with Nike: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

January 29, 2016   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Months after inking a lucrative long-term extension with the Seattle Seahawks, quarterback Russell Wilson put pen to paper on another deal that will keep his bank account flush with cash. 
The Seahawks signal-caller announced Friday he has signed a long-term contract with Nike: 
According to ESPN.com's Darren Rovell, Wilson left Nike following the 2014 season and sported Under Armour gear throughout the 2015 campaign.
Rovell shared some more insight shortly after the deal became official:
While terms of the agreement have yet to be reported, the Swoosh has to be pleased it was able to retain Wilson and prevent him from joining forces with the likes of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton at Under Armour. 
One of the NFL's most popular figures, Wilson has been an absolute force for the Seahawks since his arrival in 2012. Just four years into his professional journey, the 27-year-old has helped Sea...

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