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Despite departing the world of college ball over two years ago, Pete Carroll is still a popular name among NCAA circles, especially in regard to job openings.
Sources tell 5 News Arkansas that Razorbacks officials contacted Carroll about the university’s head coaching vacancy, but were promptly turned down by the Seahawks coach.
NFL Network analyst Steve Mariucci reportedly inquired about the position, though it’s unclear what his current level of interest is.
If this report is true, it’s no surprise Carroll wants to stay put in Seattle; he’s making good money and is slowly but surely turning the ‘Hawks into a contender.
Unlike his first go ’round, Carroll appears entrenched in the NFL, and is unlikely to re-enter the collegiate ranks anytime soon.
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According to John Engleman of KFSM Channel 5 in Arkansas, Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll was contacted by the University of Arkansas regarding their head coaching job.
Of course Carroll declined any type of offer Arkansas was willing to offer him, since it really wouldn’t make sense for him to leave the Seahawks and head back to college football, when he’s in a nice...
Written by: Matthew BlunkThe Seattle Seahawks will have a new look next season, and I don't just mean the alarmingly awful new Nike uniforms. Matt Flynn will presumably become the third different starting quarterback for Seattle in three seasons. Flynn has a strong résumé for a guy who's never been a starter in the NFL. He's been a national champion in college at LSU...
Arkansas is looking for a new head football coach to replace Bobby Petrino, and a report says they attempted to hire Pete Carroll. 5News Sports in Arkansas says the school reached out to Carroll but was turned down by the current Seahawks coach.
Carroll seemed to confirm the overture via Twitter, and he also promoted a colleague for the gig:
I still love the Arkansas fight song…...
Two prime time games!
On Tuesday afternoon, the 2012 NFL schedules were released. The Seahawks will have two prime time games, a Monday Night Football, and a Thursday Night Football appearance, plus they will be taking on the Buffalo Bills in Toronto for the first time in franchise history.
A few old foes make there way up to Seattle, and of course the division rivals, plus the...
When the NFL revealed the new Nike Jerseys at the beginning of the month, the Seattle Seahawks had arguably the coolest jersey out there, and had the most change to what they had previous. Many ‘Hawks fans were ready to buy them that day, but had to wait until April 16th to pre-order them.
According to the A-B-C's I learned as a kid, the Seahawks jerseys should be listed here...
If you believe the reports of a TV station out of Fayetteville, AR, The University of Arkansas is interested in former USC and current Seattle Seahawks head football coach Pete Carroll to replaced the disgraced ex-Razorbacks HC Bobby Petrino, The only problem is that Carroll has no interest in return for the job. He has also placed his support via Twitter behind another coach...
According to 5News Sports, the University of Arkansas contacted Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll about their head coaching vacancy, but the former USC head coach turned them down. Carroll, 60, compiled an 83-19 record and won a pair of National Championships for the Trojans, where he coached from 2001-09 before accepting the Executive VP of Football Operations & Head...
With David Hawthorne now with the Saints, the Seahawks are in a desperate need at the linebacker position.
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Luckily they were able to resign Leroy Hill and Matt McCoy the other week, both on one-year deals.
Also still on the team is K.J. Wright, who played exceptionally well as a rookie last season. In his first year in the NFL, Wright played...
Even though the Seattle Seahawks signed Matt Flynn to a contract that will pay him around $8 million a season, head coach Pete Carroll made it clear during an appearance with WQAM in Miami with Joe Rose, that he won’t be handed the starting job and there will be an open competition.
“First of all we are always looking to make the quarterback position as competitive as possible...
Northwest Sports – More QB Issues For The Seahawks, Plus An MLS Round-Up
While the NBA is gearing up for the postseason, the NFL’s Seattle Seahawks are in the thick of their offseason and they could be in the market to add another quarterback to their roster via the draft. In other news, two of the three Northwest teams will be in action this weekend in Major League Soccer action...
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The Seattle Seahawks 2012 NFL Schedule came out today.
Here’s what we know.
1. 2 Primetime games vs. Packers (MNF) and vs. 49ers (TNF)
2. Open on road vs. Cardinals
3. Home Opener vs. Cowboys
4. Aaron Rogers, Tony Romo, Tim Tebow, Tom Brady will all be in Century Link Field in 2012
5. Seahawks player their first ever regular season game in another country. Toronto...