Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson files for divorce from wife of two years

Seahawks quarter Russell Wilson has filed for divorce from his wife of more than two years , the team announced Wednesday. Ashton Wilson and his wife were married in January 2012, just three months before choosing Wilson in the third round of the NFL draft .
In something like a strange move , the Seahawks released a statement on behalf of Wilson (equipment not usually a press statement about the personal life of a player ) . “I made ​​the difficult decision to file for divorce ,” said Wilson. “Clearly , such decisions do not come easy . Ashton and I respectfully ask for prayer , understanding and privacy during this difficult time. In the future, I will have other comments about it. ”
The couple met in high school and had a long distance relationship , while Wilson was in the state of North Carolina and Ashton was at the University of Georgia. They were hired in August 2010, five months before Wilson transferred to Wisconsin

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