Sport Seahawks sign Danny Etling to practice squad
Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson injures finger on throwing hand vs. Los Angeles Rams
Seahawks QB Russell Wilson injured the middle finger of his throwing hand during the third quarter of Thursday night's game against the Rams.Wilson hit the arm of the Rams' All-Pro defensive tackle Aaron Donald on the follow-through on an incomplete deep throw to receiver Tyler Lockett on a second-and-14 play. He was back on the field for the next play, on which the Seahawks ran the ball with Travis Homer.
Withrecovering from finger surgery, the only healthy quarterbacks the Seahawks had were and . They added another Wednesday.
The team announced it signed Danny Etling to the practice squad.
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Etling has a familiarity with the Seahawks. He spent last season on the team’s practice squad and went to training camp with Seattle this summer.
The Seahawks cut him Aug. 1, and the Vikings claimed him off waivers.
Etling was a seventh-round choice of the Patriots in 2018, and he spent time with the Falcons in 2019 before joining the Seahawks last season. The Vikings waived Etling on Aug. 23.
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