Russell Wilson quietly having Super season for Seahawks

It’s unusual for Russell Wilson to be playing so well for the Seahawks and getting so little attention around the NFL. Blame it on the quarterback’s age (28) and experience making his prime feel ho-hum.

Tom Brady and Drew Brees keep receiving praise for defying their ages. Alex Smith is getting noticed for his transformation as this year’s Matt Ryan. Carson Wentz and Dak Prescott are getting more hype as young, athletic passers.

Rookie Marquel Lee, who started the first five games at middle linebacker for the Raiders, has missed the past two because of a right ankle injury and has been limited in practice this week. CBs David Amerson (foot) and Gareon Conley (shin) were held out for the second time this week. Safety Karl Joseph (groin) was also downgraded and did not practice.

That’s why McKinney-Banks already has requested a specific vendor that guarantees delivery of USDA beef. And it’s why she has shipped two boxes of commercial-size Bisquick mix, 10 bottles of hot sauce, a box of Lipton tea and a case of cherry juice concentrate for smoothies. The care package also included waffle and pancake flour.

“We don’t want them going over there and not eating right because they aren’t used to the food,” McKinney-Banks said. “There can be some stark differences in flavor, especially if you’re talking about beef. They’ve got a game. We don’t want them feeling hungry because they can’t or won’t eat what they’re given.”

For the most part, McKinney-Banks relied on research she compiled in 2013, prior Super Cheap Jerseys to the Vikings’ trip to Wembley Stadium for a game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. She journeyed twice to London that spring, taste testing food and exploring the area, in case players Toronto Blue Jays Cheap Jerseys did the same. At one point, she dropped into a nearby KFC.