25 facts for Russell Wilson's 25th birthday

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He started out in baseball
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  • He has an unusual middle name
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  • He started out in baseball
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He started out in baseball
After high school, Wilson was picked to go pro by the Baltimore Orioles, but opted instead to go to college, where he played both baseball and football, because "a college education is something you'll always have." (Joshua Lewis / KOMO News)