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Russell Wilson announces new deal with Seahawks while snuggling in bed with wife, Ciara

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Russell Wilson of the Seattle Seahawks posted a video to social media early Tuesday, April 16, 2019, saying, ‘Seattle, we got a deal,’ shortly after a reported midnight deadline for the Seahawks and their star quarterback to agree on a contract extension. Wilson’s current $87.6 million, four-year deal was signed at the beginning of training camp in 2015 and was set to expire after next season.
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Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) runs out of the pocket against the Dallas Cowboys during the first half of the NFC wild-card NFL football game in Arlington, Texas, Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson and his wife, singer Ciara, announced Wilson’s signing of a new contract with the team in the most intimate of places — in bed.

Wilson’s extension with the Seahawks, a four-year, $140 million deal with $65 million guaranteed, makes him the highest paid player in the NFL.

The couple’s moment was caught on Monday in a late-night Instagram post.

Donned in three gold chains, a shirtless Wilson, while speaking in a nighttime Barry White-esque voice made the announcement, “Hey Seattle, we got a deal.”

A bubbly and beaming Ciara replies, “Go Hawks.”

“I’ll see y’all in the morning,” Wilson assures his followers.

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SEATTLE. Let’s get it. @Seahawks #GoHawks

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The relieved Ciara says, “Finally we can go to sleep,” while giggling.

“See y’all tomorrow,” Wilson repeats.

Wilson and Ciara were married in 2016.

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