Found October 18, 2011 on Pro Sports Daily:
Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said quarterback Tarvaris Jackson is ahead of schedule for a possible return but he is preparing backup Charlie Whitehurst to play Sunday vs. Cleveland. Carroll told the Seattle Post-Intelligencer that Jackson is "way ahead" of his recovery schedule from a pectoral muscle strain. The Seahawks had a bye Sunday. Jackson was hurt in a Week 5 win over the New York Giants and was replaced by Whitehurst, who was 11-of-19 for 149 yards and a TD. Jackson resumed throwing last week and has not been ruled out vs. the Browns. Whitehurst played six games last season, throwing for 507 yards, two TDs and three interceptions. Jackson, acquired in the offseason from Minnesota, has thrown for 1,012 yards, six scores and five picks.

Jackson limited, Gallery full go

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Tarvaris Jackson participated in practice today but was limited, doing some light throwing in individual drills, along with some handoffs during inside running drills. But Charlie Whitehurst handled the majority of reps with the first unit, and Josh Portis got a handful of reps with the starters. Offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell echoed what head...

Tarvaris Jackson not ruled for this week

The Seahawks held a bonus workout Monday, and while quarterback Tarvaris Jackson didn't participate in the practice, coach Pete Carroll didn't rule out the possibility he could be ready.

Carroll says QB decision could take until Sunday

Share: (AP) — Tarvaris Jackson was limited in practice Wednesday and coach Pete Carroll says making a decision on his starting quarterback against the Cleveland Browns could take until game time.

Seahawks preparing Charlie Whitehurst to start at quarterback

RENTON -- Tarvaris Jackson was on the practice field Wednesday, but it was backup quarterback Charlie Whitehurst the Seahawks were preparing to start Sunday in Cleveland."We've got to get Charlie ready to play," coach Pete Carroll said.That was the strongest indication of Seattle's plans at quarterback. Jackson is recovering from a high-grade strain of his right...

Seahawks Could Wait Until Sunday To Name Starting QB Vs. Browns

Tarvaris Jackson was limited in practice Wednesday, and Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said making a decision on his starting quarterback's playing status for Sunday's meeting with the Cleveland Browns could take until game time. Jackson suffered a high-grade strain of his right pectoral during the third quarter of the Seahawks' 36-25 victory over the New York Giants...

Tarvaris Jackson still has a chance to play this week

Share: Tarvaris Jackson RENTON — The Seahawks are preparing to start Charlie Whitehurst at quarterback this week against the Cleveland Browns. That doesn’t mean Tarvaris Jackson has been ruled out, though. Coach Pete Carroll said Monday that Jackson is “way ahead” of schedule after straining his pectoral against the Giants in Week 5, and that it’s still possible...

Seahawks quarterback could be game-time decision

Charlie Whitehurst is taking all the snaps with the first-team offense on Wednesday, but Seahawks coach Pete Carroll isn’t ready to name him the starter for Sunday’s game against the Browns. Carroll said Wednesday, via John Boyle of the Everett Herald, that “we may go all the way to game time” before naming a starting…

Jim Harbaugh celebration sparks confrontation with Jim Schwartz (VIDEO)

(Photo: Today’s marquee matchup (that nobody saw coming) saw the 49ers edge out Detroit 29-24 and hand the Lions their first loss of the season, moving both teams to 5-1. Following the game, 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh was understandably excited, but his enthusiasm rubbed Jim Schwartz the wrong way, leading to a confrontation between the two coaches and both...


Robinson’s pro status is in basketball but you get the feeling he would love the chance to be a pro football player. In Episode 3 of State Of Nate, NATE ROBINSON gets a chance to watch his beloved hometown Seattle Seahawks train as he is invited to Seahawks camp by head coach Pete Carroll and the coaching staff… Nate’s bread is buttered in the NBA, but it is quite clear that...

Browns Favorites on Sunday Despite Dropping Last Two Contests

Who knew that all it took for the Cleveland Browns to be favorites this Sunday – despite not winning a game in what will be almost a month’s time – was a team traveling across the country with their reserve quarterback at the helm if their “starter” continues to suffer from a strained pectoral? Such is the case when Pete Carrol’s Seattle Seahawks pay visit to Cleveland...

Overpaying Raiders take Palmer off Hawks’ possible QB list

So much for any idea of Pete Carroll reuniting with Carson Palmer. The Raiders blew up that possibility when they overpaid the Bengals for the 31-year-old holdout quarterback. This all but assures the Seahawks will be looking to the draft next year for a potential future franchise quarterback, if they even feel like pursuing one. The trade price for veteran QBs in their prime is...

Marcus Trufant out for the year with back injury

RENTON -- Cornerback Marcus Trufant has been placed on injured reserve because of a back injury that kept him out of the Oct. 9 game at New York.A starting cornerback, Trufant suffered what coach Pete Carroll said was a bruised sacrum in Seattle's home game against Atlanta on Oct. 2. The injury didn't manifest itself until after practice the Wednesday following the game....

Cleveland Browns to face a revamped Seattle Seahawks roster: Tony Grossi's Scouting Report

These are not Mike Holmgren's Seattle Seahawks visiting Cleveland on Sunday. Pete Carroll has put his imprint on the team Holmgren last coached.
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