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Tyler Lockett does parody of Russell Wilson’s in-bed video announcing Seahawks deal

Former Kansas State wide receiver Tyler Lockett won’t win an Academy Award anytime soon, but he tried his hand at acting.

You may have come across that Twitter video of Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson announcing his new contract with the Seahawks while in bed with his wife, Ciara. It was widely shared on Tuesday, and Lockett saw it, too.

So Lockett, who is a receiver for the Seahawks, and teammate D.J. Fluker re-enacted the scene, and well, it was goofy.

But that’s the point when you’re playing around with a friend, right?

Wilson loved it and shared it on Twitter:

Here is the original:

From covering the World Series to the World Cup, Pete has done a little bit of everything since joining The Star in 1997. He writes about baseball and has a quirky blog that augments The Star’s coverage of area teams.