Here's a transcript of all that Seattle QB Russell Wilson had to say today about his ongoing contract negotiations.

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Here’s a transcript of all that Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson had to say today about his ongoing negotiations for a contract extension with the Seahawks. It was the first time Wilson had met the Seattle media at-large since two days after the Super Bowl:

On the status his contract negotiations: “I’m focused on football. I’m going to be the boring, cliché answer, but it’s the truth. Ultimately I believe it will work out, hope that it does. I just take one day at a time. It’s a private matter. I don’t really talk about that kind of stuff. I’m here to play football and he’s there (his agent) to work out deals and figure out things. My focus is on football and trying to win football games for us.”

On if he stays involved with the negotiations: “I’m definitely the type to know what’s going on, so I’m definitely there. But like I said I don’t talk much about it, and I believe it’s going to work out if it’s supposed to.”

On if he would feel comfortable entering the season without a new deal: “Yeah, I’m prepared for that 100 percent, if that’s the case. You know, I want to be here for a long time, but if that’s the case I’ve just got to get ready to play. I love the game, and I love being out here with these guys and just playing, and so ultimately I just take it one day at a time and just see where it takes me.”

On if his any of tweets have been directed at the Seahawks: “That’s reading too much into it.”

On if he is paying attention to how much people are talking about it: “Well, you know hopefully that’s a good thing. At least they want to talk about me, ’cause hopefully that means they want me. I don’t know. Who knows? It’s better than no talk, I guess. I don’t really pay attention to it honestly. I really don’t. I try to stay away from it. I can just try to continue to prepare and let my play speak for itself and just try to let things happen the way it’s supposed to. That’s kind of the only thing I can do.”

On if he would be disappointed entering the season without a new deal: “I hope that it works, but like I said guys, I don’t talk about it. It’s just one of those things. And I’ll always be this way, so for the next 10, 15 years I’ll probably be this boring when it comes to this kind of stuff, you know? So I’m sorry about that, but ultimately it’s about coming out here and winning games and trying to be prepared for that, and that’s all my focus really has been. I was down in San Diego training for three months and just trying to get ready with my trainer Ryan Flaherty. That’s kind of been my sole focus for the most part. And trying to be a better person, too, and trying to be a better teammate, and just try to be there as much as I can and just continue to grow, you know? It’s a maturation process every day, and if I take a day of rest that’s not good enough for me in terms of just trying to continue to grow as a football player, and as a person an all those things. So that’s where I’m looking.”

On if anything with the process has discouraged him: “No. I just think that ultimately … You know, I’m one of those guys that just believes in just trying to do your best, you know? And if it’s meant to be, it’s meant to be. So hopefully it’s meant to be, and we’ll just keep moving forward. I’m just grateful. I’m truly grateful just to be around the guys I’m around and the people I get to be around, and I love the city, you know. So it’s been a special time for me, you know, so I’m just taking it one day at a time.”

On if the $20-million-a-year average for quarterbacks is what he’s aiming for: “It’s a private matter. I’m not going to talk money, that’s one of those things, I’m not going to talk about anything like that. It’s between me and my lawyer, Mark Rodgers, and the Seahawks. Whenever it works out, I think everybody will know, find out, if that’s the case. It’s just one of those things. I’m honestly just trying to keep that close to my chest and just continue to work on playing football.”

On if he is concerned at all with what his deal could mean for the team and its ability to stay competitive: “I’m not going to talk about this kind of stuff. I think that ultimately I’m just going to try to continue to do my work do my part and let the rest take care of itself.’’

On if it’s important for him to play a long time in one city: “That’s the ultimate thing that I’ve always wanted. Think it has to be the right situation, obviously. But I’ve always wanted to play in a city, especially like this It’s a place that I love and a place that’s meant a lot to me. I’ve moved around enough I feel like. Playing NC State and went to Wisconsin and that was a thing and then played baseball first and actually came out to Pasco, Washington so it was like déjà vu. And then I went back to NC State and had to transfer to Wisconsin a place I never imagined going, and it was just kind of a crazy whirlwind and it worked out tremendously.   I always have confidence. No matter where I go I always believe that it’s going to work out no matter what the situation is. And I hope that it’s here and I hope that its here for a long time and hopefully I get to wear the Seahawks blue in Number three for a long time. But we’ll see what happens.’’