Latest Pete Carroll News

Seahawks know focus and fixes need to come on defensive side

Jan. 17, 2023 19:33 PM EST

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — At his core Pete Carroll is still a defensive coach, a tug that at times perhaps pulls harder than being the one that oversees the entire Seattle Seahawks operation. The ongoing struggles and inconsistency by Seattle on that side of the ball for several...

Browns interview Seahawks' Desai for defensive coordinator

Jan. 16, 2023 19:18 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Browns began the second week of their search for a new defensive coordinator by interviewing their fourth candidate, Seattle associate head coach Sean Desai. The 39-year-old Desai visited the Browns' training facility on Monday, two days after the...

Seahawks excited about future after surprising playoff berth

Jan. 16, 2023 17:02 PM EST

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — In the moments after seeing the season end in the first round of the playoffs, Pete Carroll was already looking ahead to what the future could bring. The oldest coach in the league isn’t planning on slowing down and for good reason. The Seattle Seahawks have...

Seahawks collapse in 2nd half of playoff loss to 49ers

Jan. 14, 2023 22:23 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — When Charles Omenihu knocked the ball out of Geno Smith's hands, Seattle's chances began to go away as well. The turnover spoiled a scoring chance for the Seahawks and soon the game as San Francisco turned a tight game into a blowout. The...

Record 5 1st-year coaches lead teams into NFL postseason

Jan. 11, 2023 09:46 AM EST

Coaching changes paid off in a big way for several NFL teams this season. From impressive turnarounds for Jacksonville and the New York Giants to big boosts for Minnesota and Miami, a record-setting five of the 10 teams that hired new coaches for the 2022 season made the playoffs. ...

Seahawks unexpected playoff spot validates offseason choices

Jan. 09, 2023 20:25 PM EST

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Ten months to the day the Seattle Seahawks entered the next chapter of their history, they qualified for the playoffs in a season where pundits believed they would be in the league’s basement. On March 8, 2022, Seattle started that new chapter with the...

Seahawks top Rams 19-16 in OT, in playoffs after Lions win

Jan. 09, 2023 00:01 AM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Within minutes of the Seattle Seahawks winning to maintain their playoff hopes, the video boards inside Lumen Field flashed a message: “Go Lions.” For the Seahawks, that became “thank you Lions” several hours later after Detroit helped send...

Seahawks unexpectedly reach Week 18 with chance at playoffs

Jan. 02, 2023 19:50 PM EST

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The idea that the Seattle Seahawks would go into Week 18 with a chance at the playoffs seemed ludicrous back during training camp. At that point, the Seahawks were expected to be among the worst teams in the league this season. So credit is due...

Seattle's Lockett back catching passes, could play vs. Jets

Dec. 28, 2022 18:08 PM EST

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Tyler Lockett was back catching passes and participating in the Seattle Seahawks walkthrough on Wednesday barely a week after having surgery to stabilize a broken bone in his left hand. Seattle coach Pete Carroll said Lockett was able to participate without...

Seahawks clinging to postseason hopes entering final 2 weeks

Dec. 26, 2022 19:32 PM EST

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Three full games have passed since the most recent time the Seattle Seahawks found themselves in the lead. That’s 180 minutes of game time spent playing opposite the formula that worked so well for Seattle just a couple of months ago when it looked like a...