The last time Geno Smith started at quarterback on the opening of the NFL season as eight years ago. That will change on Monday night when Smith starts for the Seattle Seahawks in their highly anticipated matchup with Russell Wilson and the Denver Broncos.
Am I an accomplished and widely recognized prognosticator? No, but I am on record as having predicted the success and Super Bowl victory of the Seattle Seahawks, one year before their amazing Super Bowl 48 victory. Who am I picking week 1 Seahawks vs Russ and the Broncos?
Looking around the Seattle Seahawks locker room, the veteran wide receiver is now the longest-tenured member of the roster after the trade of Russell Wilson and release of Bobby Wagner during a tumultuous offseason.