Fran Tarkenton, The Original Russell Wilson

Throwback Thursday

This is absolutely adorable.

With all the six-figure NFL analysts out there, it took a young Seahawks fan to put together a video comparison of Russell Wilson to Fran Tarkenton. It’s a comparison many have made but no one, apparently, has demonstrated.

Before Russell Wilson, before Michael Vick, even before Randall Cunningham, there was Vikings Hall of Fame quarterback, Fran Tarkenton, the OG of scrambling quarterbacks.

Without further ado, then, here is Ireland’s comparison complete with a random still of Senator Amy Klobuchar!

If you’d rather not watch Russell Wilson, this one’s all Fran: