Posts Tagged ‘Pete Carroll’

Seahawks Coach Pete Carroll Says Team Didn’t Knowingly Do Any Wrong in Concussion Saga

In his first comments on the topic since the NFL ruled Thursday that the Seahawks violated the league’s concussion protocol in handling an injury to Russell Wilson on Nov. 9 at Arizona, Seattle coach Pete Carroll said the team did not knowingly do anything wrong, Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times reports. But Carroll also […]

Pete Carroll Won’t Be Leaving the Seahawks for the Open Head Coaching Job with the Rams

Seahawks’ coach Pete Carroll, a California native who famously resurrected the Southern California program, said on Tuesday’s conference call that he had “no comment” to reports that the Rams would love to hire him to replace Jeff Fisher, who was fired Monday, Alden Gonzalez of reports. Asked if he would like to rule the […]

Seahawks Coach Pete Carroll Feels This Team Could Be His Best Since Taking Over

Two weeks ago, Seahawks coach Pete Carroll opened his day-after-game news conference lamenting a lost afternoon in Los Angeles that left the Seahawks not only beaten on the scoreboard but beaten up physically, ultimately concluding, “We have some work to do.’’ On Monday, in the wake of two double-digit wins since then, Carroll was upbeat […]

Seahawks Coach Pete Carroll Says QB Wilson Has to Save Himself From Opponent Pressure

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll knew that of all the statistics from Thursday night’s preseason 18-11 loss to the Minnesota Vikings one would stand out — the four sacks that quarterback Russell Wilson endured in the first half. So Carroll decided to head off that topic quickly during his post-game meeting with the media, addressing it […]

Pete Carroll Not as Optimistic About Lynch’s Return as Seahawks Are

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll doesn’t seem as optimistic about running back Marshawn Lynch returning from abdominal surgery as quickly as the team initially anticipated, Brady Henderson of 710 ESPN Seatle reports. Lynch had surgery on Nov. 25 in Philadelphia. Carroll indicated at the time that Lynch could be back within 3 or 4 weeks, but […]

Contract Talks with Russell Wilson Slow but Ongoing Says Carroll

Though the NFL draft is over, the Seahawks are not done with the business of their offseason, Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times reports. And the timeline for one of their more significant goals — signing quarterback Russell Wilson to a contract extension — remains uncertain. In an interview with ESPN on Saturday, coach Pete […]

Pete Carroll And Hawks Fined Over $300K For Camp Contact

The Seahawks and coach Pete Carroll have been collectively fined more than $300,000 and will lose two minicamp practices in 2015 as ruled by NFL commissioner Roger Goodell for violating no-contact rules that govern NFL teams offseason practices, Chris Mortensen of ESPN reports. This according to sources. Carroll’s fine was “at least” $100,000 and the […]

Pete Carroll Gets New Three-Year Deal From Seahawks

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll has a new three-year deal which runs through 2016. This is a new deal, not an extension of the old one, Todd Dybas of the Tacoma Tribune reports. “I feel very humbled and fortunate,” Carroll said. “It’s a day of gratitude for me.” Carroll, 62, said he feels like the Seahawks […]

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