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Departure of Seahawks QB Russell Wilson worthy of return of KNKX sports commentator Art Thiel

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Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll, left, congratulates Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson during the second half of an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Dec. 5, 2021, in Seattle.

The Seattle Seahawks' blockbuster trade of quarterback Russell Wilson this week was enough to bring back former KNKX sports commentator Art Thiel. He talked with Morning Edition host Kirsten Kendrick.

Kirsten Kendrick has been hosting Morning Edition on KNKX/KPLU since 2006. She has worked in news radio for more than 30 years. Kirsten is also a sports lover. She handles most sports coverage at the station, including helping produce a two-part series on the 50th anniversary of Title IX and the ongoing series "Going Deep."