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Seattle Seahawks’ Pete Carroll Says Last Game Vs. New England Patriots Felt Like a Championship Game
January 20th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll reported that when his team defeated the New England Patriots 24-23 on Week 6 in 2012, it felt like a championship game. Both teams entered the game with 3–2 records and like this past weekend, it was raining cats and dogs. “[Quarterback] Tom Brady and...

Seattle Seahawks’ Pete Carroll Says Trust is Paramount to Seahawks Success
January 8th, 2015 at 10:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks' head coach Pete Carroll said today that trust has been absolutely paramount to his team’s success this year. Adding that if a group wants to perform at the highest level it must have chemistry—feeding off one another with tremendous trust, not just in one’s self, but in their...

Buffalo Bills to Interview Seattle Seahawks OC Darrell Bevell on Saturday for Head Coaching Vacancy
January 3rd, 2015 at 12:09 PM
While defensive coordinator Dan Quinn has been racking up the interviews for potential head coaching jobs, the other coordinator for the Seattle Seahawks is also getting interest as well. ***PHOTO1*** Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network has reported that the Buffalo Bills will interview with Seahawks offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell on Saturday. ***PHOTO2*** With...

Chicago Bears, Atlanta Falcons to Interview Seahawks DC Dan Quinn for Head Coaching Vacancy
December 31st, 2014 at 1:07 PM
While the Seattle Seahawks are on their bye week for the postseason, defensive coordinator Dan Quinn's interview schedule for head coaching jobs are starting to fill up. ***PHOTO1*** Quinn interviewed for the San Francisco 49ers head coaching job, as did their own defensive coordinator Vic Fangio and Quinn will still have the...

San Francisco 49ers to Interview Seahawks DC Dan Quinn on Tuesday Night for Head Coaching Job
December 30th, 2014 at 3:39 PM
Seattle Seahawks defensive coordinator Dan Quinn is becoming one of the more popular assistant coaches around the league that teams want to talk to. ***PHOTO1*** While the New York Jets have an interview scheduled with Quinn, along with assistant head coach Tom Cable on Friday, the San Francisco 49ers are using their...

Seattle Seahawks’ Pete Carroll Says Best Part of Number One Seed is Playing at Home
December 29th, 2014 at 8:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks’ head coach Pete Carroll said today that winning the NFC West and earning the bye week is a huge advantage. The team is playing fast and full of energy, and the time off will give them time to heal and strengthen the roster. But, the best part he...

New York Jets to Interview Seahawks DC Dan Quinn on Friday for Vacant Head Coaching Job
December 29th, 2014 at 6:41 PM
With the Seattle Seahawks possessing the number one seed in the NFC Playoffs and securing a first round bye, it's giving teams a chance to interview one of their top assistant coaches. ***PHOTO1*** The New York Jets, whom have already requested permission to speak with Seattle already, have scheduled an interview on...

New York Jets Ask to Speak with Seattle Seahawks’ Defensive Coordinator Dan Quinn
December 29th, 2014 at 6:21 PM
***PHOTO1*** Doug Rush of Jets 101 reported today that the New York Jets have asked permission to speak with Seattle Seahawks' defensive coordinator Dan Quinn about its vacant head coaching position. Quinn does have history with the Jets, as he was their defensive line coach from 2007 until 2008 under then head...

Seattle Seahawks’ Pete Carroll Says Winning the NFC West is His Team’s Mantra
December 27th, 2014 at 3:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll said yesterday that beating the St. Louis Rams at CenturyLink Field tomorrow and winning the NFC West is the only prize available to his team right now. Finishing the season and winning the division is the most important goal and has been the entire...

Seattle Seahawks Injury Update for Week 17
December 25th, 2014 at 3:42 PM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll reported that his team would practice Christmas Eve but take today off to enjoy the holiday with their families. Looking ahead to the St. Louis Rams this Sunday, he said his team is mending and many players are working hard to get back on...

Seattle Seahawks’ Pete Carroll Says St. Louis Rams’ Jeff Fisher Has a Great Bag of Tricks
December 24th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks' head coach Pete Carroll reported that St. Louis Rams head coach Jeff Fisher is a great coach, with a great bag of tricks, who has pulled off many great plays and finishes. “Unfortunately we’ve been the victim a couple times and much to his credit. We’ll be very much...

Seattle Seahawks’ Defensive End Cliff Avril Signs Four–year Contract Extension
December 19th, 2014 at 7:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Seattle Seahawks announced today they have reached agreement on a four-year contract extension with their defensive end Cliff Avril reported to be worth 28.5 million with 18 million guaranteed. Avril signed with Seattle as an unrestricted free agent on March 13, 2013, after originally being drafted by the Detroit Lions...

Seattle Seahawks’ Pete Carroll Says Pass Protection a Key Concern Against Arizona Cardinals
December 16th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks' head coach Pete Carroll was reminded during his Monday press conference that the pass protection issues his offense dealt with Sunday against the San Francisco 49ers are exactly the same issues it faced against the Arizona Cardinals on Week 12. Even though Seattle beat Arizona 19-3, quarterback Russell...

Seattle Seahawks’ Dan Quinn Says San Francisco 49ers Game This Sunday Will Be Another Battle
December 11th, 2014 at 10:43 PM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks defensive coordinator Dan Quinn reported that his defense has not been preparing for the (7-6) San Francisco 49ers any differently than it did before facing them on Thanksgiving a couple weeks ago. He said Seattle respects each opponent’s unique strengths and tendencies but mainly focuses on Seattle's own...

Brian Billick Says Seattle Seahawks’ Victory Over Philadelphia Eagles was Most Impressive Win in Two Years
December 10th, 2014 at 10:19 PM
***PHOTO1*** Former Baltimore Ravens head coach Brian Billick appeared on 950 KJR radio’s “Mitch in the Morning” program yesterday and said the Seattle Seahawks 24-14 win over the Philadelphia Eagles Sunday was the most impressive regular season win the Seahawks have had in the past two years. Leading the Ravens to victory...

Seattle Seahawks Coach Pete Carroll Monday Press Conference
December 9th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll reported that he is pleased with his teams health when compared to other NFL teams at this time of the season. He said the fact that linebacker Bobby Wagner is back and safety Cam Chancellor is at full health has been resounding to the...

The Seattle Seahawks Must Improve Red Zone Production This Sunday
December 4th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll reported yesterday that his team needs to improve its red-zone performance against the Philadelphia Eagles this Sunday. "Penalties, down-and-distances, and a couple of miscues against the 49ers. We’re just not quite as sharp as we need to be down there. We need to improve that...

Pete Carroll to Be Inducted into USC Hall of Fame
July 8th, 2014 at 9:13 AM
Seattle Seahawks' head coach Pete Carroll is offically a Hall of Famer, at least at the University of Southern California. USC announced on Monday that Carroll will be inducted into the school's Athletic Hall of Fame in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** Carroll had a nine-year run (2001-09) as head coach at USC and saw...

Seattle Seahawks Get Their Super Bowl Rings, Fans Can ‘virtually’ Wear One
June 20th, 2014 at 11:25 AM
The Seattle Seahawks got their bling Thursday night. The entire 2013-14 team and staff received their Super Bowl XLVIII championship rings at a private ceremony in downtown Seattle.  ***PHOTO1***  The ring was made by Tiffany & Co., after several meetings between the team's owner, Paul Allen, head coach Pete Carroll, general manager John...

Seattle Seahawks Complete Three-Day Mini-camp; Pete Carroll Singles Out a Few Rookies
May 21st, 2014 at 4:45 PM
The Seattle Seahawks franchise has become a very, very popular destination for players not selected in the NFL Draft. But that’s just what happens when a team wins the Super Bowl and have numerous starters who were either late-round picks or who went undrafted. ***VIDEO1*** Head coach Pete Carroll and general manager...