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Sport Bill Belichick praises 'underrated' Russell Wilson: 'I don't really see anybody better than this player'

02:35  21 september  2020
02:35  21 september  2020 Source:   yardbarker.com

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The New England Patriots are set to face off against the Seattle Seahawks, who absolutely annihilated the Atlanta Falcons thanks to a nearly perfect passing game from Russell Wilson. When asked about Wilson, Patriots coach Bill Belichick made it clear he's not overlooking the quarterback, saying he is among the most talented passers in the entire league.

a close up of Bill Belichick in a blue shirt: Patriots head coach Bill Belichick has high praise for Seahawks QB Russell Wilson. © David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports Patriots head coach Bill Belichick has high praise for Seahawks QB Russell Wilson.

"Honestly, I think he’s in a way underrated by the media or the fans, I don’t know," Belichick said. "But I don’t really see anybody better than this player."

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New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick always showers his upcoming opponent with praise . But Belichick had a unique compliment for Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson , who the Patriots are preparing for in Week 2 But I don ’ t really see anybody better than this player .”

Bill Belichick loves every single thing about Russell Wilson 's game, and “ This guy’s a tremendous player . Honestly I think he’s in a way maybe underrated by the media or the fans, I don ’ t know. But I don ’ t really see anybody better than this player . He can do everything. He’s obviously got great

On the one hand, Belichick is absolutely right that Wilson does not get the credit he deserves from most fans and media. Too often, Mr. Unlimited is left out of conversations about the best quarterback in the NFL, getting overlooked in favor of Patrick Mahomes, Lamar Jackson and even Belichick's old quarterback Tom Brady. He hasn't received a single MVP in his eight seasons, despite leading Seattle to the postseason seven times, including back-to-back Super Bowl appearances.

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Bill Belichick says Russell Wilson is underrated : ' I don ’ t really see anybody better than this player '. New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick always showers his upcoming opponent with praise . But Belichick had a unique compliment for Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson

Bill Belichick says Russell Wilson is underrated : ' I don ’ t really see anybody better than this player '. But Belichick had a unique compliment for Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson , who the Patriots are preparing for in Week 2. Wilson is good a "everything," according to Belichick .

But on the other hand, saying Russell Wilson is underrated is almost a cliché among die-hard NFL fans and experts, as countless articles, tweets and podcasts have been made complaining about Wilson not getting enough hype. 

Still, just because it's cliché, doesn't mean it's not true, as Wilson has proven himself to be as consistent and outstanding as any other quarterback in the NFL. At least Wilson can take solace in knowing that Belichick is not among those who underrate him, even if he remains underappreciated by casual fans.

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