As a senior in 2006, he threw for 3,009 yards, 34 touchdowns, and seven interceptions.
Wilson has won more games (46) than any other NFL quarterback in his first four seasons, and is currently the second highest rated NFL passer of all time behind Aaron Rodgers.
In April 2016, Henry Louis Gates, Jr., host of the PBS show Finding Your Roots, revealed that Russell Wilson is 62% African (27% of which is Cameroonian/Congolese), 36% European, 1% West Asian, and 1% Central Asian. Wilson Jr., is a former president of Norfolk State University who played football and basketball at Kentucky State University, and his paternal grandmother, Anna W.
Wilson, was on the faculty at Jackson State University.
Wilson's father played football and baseball at Dartmouth and was a wide receiver for the San Diego Chargers preseason squad in 1980.
Wilson's brother Harry played football and baseball at the University of Richmond, and his sister Anna has signed a letter of intent to play basketball at Stanford.
As a junior in 2005, he threw for 3,287 yards and 40 touchdowns. He was named an all-district, all-region, and all-state player.
Wilson was twice named the Richmond Times-Dispatch Player of the Year.
is an American football quarterback for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League (NFL).
Wilson played college football for the University of Wisconsin during the 2011 season, in which he set the single season FBS record for passing efficiency (191.8) and led the team to a Big Ten title and the 2012 Rose Bowl.