Category: Pete Carroll

Seattle QB Russell Wilson Lives For Late-Game Heroics

Monday, February 4th, 2013

Robert Griffin III and Andrew Luck garnered most of the hype throughout the season and RG3 was named the NFL's Rookie of the Year over the weekend, but it's certainly arguable that the top rookie was a quarterback drafted much later than those two. Russell Wilson put together an unfathomable ...

Pete Carroll Enjoys Seeing the NFL Shift to Young, Mobile Quarterbacks

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013

Many times, it seems like it takes forever to see a shift in the style of play in the NFL. Even recently, the trend toward a more pass-heavy offense seemed rather gradual. Now we're seeing the rapid rise of young quarterbacks with a running element to their game. With high draft ...

Pete Carroll: “We’re Going to Be Good for a While”

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013

The Seattle Seahawks meet the Washington Redskins Sunday in what is arguably the most intriguing matchup of wild-card weekend. The Seahawks have won six straight, but the 'Skins have won seven in a row. Regardless of what happens this weekend, it's probably safe to conclude that, with rookie quarterbacks leading ...

Jim Harbaugh Not in the Mood to Discuss Relationship with Pete Carroll, More than Happy to Talk About Kaepernick and the Pistol

Friday, December 21st, 2012

Jim Harbaugh's San Francisco 49ers are a Super Bowl favorite despite the fact they did something not many Super Bowl teams do, and that's change quarterbacks willingly midway through the season. Colin Kaepernick is leading the offense now after Harbaugh made the switch, Wally Pipping the injured Smith, and the ...

Pete Carroll Defends the Seahawks’ 58-0 Thrashing of the Arizona Cardinals

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

Pete Carroll has Seattle sports fans smiling in The Emerald City after a huge blowout win over the Arizona Cardinals, 58-0. The Seahawks head coach has his team playing inspired football after embarrassing the Cardinals, handing them their ninth loss in a row. Seattle looks like a playoff lock at ...

Despite Weekend of Troubles, Pete Carroll Remains Optimistic About Seattle’s Playoff Hopes

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

The Seattle Seahawks' playoff chances took a hit when they lost another tight game on the road, this time in Miami. Still, based on tiebreakers, they'd be the sixth seed in the NFC if the season ended right now. With road games remaining at Chicago and Buffalo and home tilts ...

Pete Carroll: Mark Sanchez Is In A Very Difficult Situation And The Tim Tebow Experiment Is Confusing

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012

It's all smiles right now for Pete Carroll. The Seahawks' head coach got a vindicating victory in dominating fashion on Sunday as Seattle took down the New York Jets, 28-7. The Jets gave Carroll his first chance at an NFL coaching job in 1994, but he was fired after one ...

Russell Wilson Says Nothing Has Surprised Him During His Rookie Season

Friday, October 26th, 2012

Russell Wilson is one of several rookie quarterbacks who have exceeded expectations early in 2012. But can the undersized Wilson keep it up as the Seahawks look to make a playoff push? He'll have to win some tough games, including this Sunday's road matchup with the Detroit Lions. Russell Wilson joined ...

Richard Sherman Gives Tom Brady An Earful After Sunday’s Game

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

Richard Sherman is no stranger to trash talk on the football field, and the Seattle Seahawks quarterback delivered plenty of it on Sunday against New England. Sherman jawed with Patrtiots quarterback Tom Brady throughout the game, even when the Seahawks trailed by double digits, and he believes he baited Brady ...

Pete Carroll Admits There’s “A Little Something-Something” Attached to Facing the Patriots

Thursday, October 11th, 2012

Pete Carroll takes on the last NFL team he coached before Seattle when the Seahawks host the New England Patriots in an immovable-object-meets-unstoppable-force matchup Sunday in Seattle. And while he reflects somewhat fondly on his time with the Pats, Carroll does confess there's a little something extra to a game ...