“Yeah, our receivers right now are as fast as it gets,” Wilson said Monday, per The News Tribune. “You’ve got Percy Harvin, Doug Baldwin, Jermaine Kearse is extremely fast, too. Then you add Paul Richardson who you saw today went for that deep, deep ball that I threw to him. He’s looking exceptional as well. So I think our receiver group is probably one of the faster in the league right now, based on who we have.”
Despite having wide receiver Golden Tate poached during free agency, the Seahawks seem to have not skipped a beat.
“The receivers, to be honest with you, that’s been the best looking position so far -- with our offense, at least,” Wilson said. “They’ve done a tremendous job.
Offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell dialed up just 420 pass plays last season, which ranked 31st in the NFL. With a newfound confidence in their third-year quarterback and the emergence of a loaded unit of pass catchers, expect Seattle to conduct business through the air more often next season.