Russell Wilson joins Jay Z, Beyonce at Nets game, visits Letterman (video)


Jay Z, Beyonce and Russell Wilson checked out the Brooklyn Nets game. (Kathy Willens / AP)

A pretty spectacular Monday followed an extremely Super Sunday for Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson.

After a night spent partying and getting “about 25 minutes of sleep,” Wilson hit the morning talk shows, he taped “Late Show with David Letterman,” and then he took in an NBA game…with Jay Z and Beyonce. It’s good to be the Super Bowl champion, mighty good.

Next on the agenda? The big parade in Seattle on Sunday. And, soon, he’ll head to spring training with the Texas Rangers, the baseball team that drafted him in December. He isn’t likely to do much more than sign autographs, give a motivational speech to the team and take a little batting and fielding practice, though. This football thing looks like it’s going pretty well.

After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.
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