Can the Seahawks stay on top of the conference and get back to the Super Bowl? One of the top franchises today in the National Football League. They have won the NFC Championship the last two seasons and were, of course, the World Champs in 2013. Quarterback Russell Wilson signed a four year contract extension with the Seahawks worth $87.6 million on July 31, 2015. The guy is a natural born winner along with this check making him currently the second highest paid player in the NFL. Runningback The Seahawks have one of the true bell cow running backs in the NFL. Lynch can control the ground game like few others, and there might not be a better short yardage back around.