"I've been doing pretty much everything the whole week," Merriman said Saturday after practice. "I feel good, I'm moving around good and I'm expecting to play."
Pete Carroll: Russell Wilson 'doesn't need' rest to let finger recover
Russell Wilson returned from a finger injury well ahead of schedule in a bid to save the Seahawks' season, but at 3-8, it appears about as close to lost as possible. That doesn't mean Pete Carroll is ready to send his star QB to the sideline for rest and recuperation.