Morning Links 12-22-12

The NFL’s Most Valuable Player is… Russell Wilson?


Apologies in advance for jumping the gun on naming a 2012 NFL MVP.  I realize that there are still two weeks left in the regular season, but I had time to write this post today, so to hell with the NFL’s 17 week schedule!




Seahawks hoping to improve their run defense.

Final Word: NFC West

by mike sando-espn

Any Given Sunday: Cardinals Over Lions

Rivers Mcown

Pass rush takes blow with Jones on IR

CBs Thurmond, Trufant back at practice; Sherman expected to be available

Danny O'neil

Richard Sherman Is All Systems Go Heading into Week 16

Tyson Langland

Jim Harbaugh upgrades Justin Smith from doubtful to questionable

Posted by Michael David Smith on December 21, 2012, 5:23 PM EST

Seattle Seahawks' offense features more than just Russell Wilson

Bucky Brooks

Seattle Seahawks, San Francisco 49ers nearly identical

Greg Rosenthal

49ers-Seahawks, Bengals-Steelers, Vikings-Texans top Week 16

Ian Rapoport-nfl.com

Week 16 storylines: Colin Kaepernick, Russell Wilson square off

Peter Schrager

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