Russell Wilson, who came out of nowhere to take the Seattle Seahawks quarterback job from high-priced free agent Matt Flynn this summer, has his team in the thick of the NFC playoff chase. Hear Wilson talk about his encouraging start and the Seahawks' upcoming game with the New York Jets on today's "NFL AM" beginning at 6 a.m. ET. And don't miss Wilson's coach, the always pumped-up Pete Carroll, on NFL Network's "Around the League Live" at 5 p.m. ET.
Here's what else is on tap for Friday:
» Bucky Brooks looks ahead at this weekend's best college football games.