Former Seahawks, others in sports world react to Pete Carroll news

Jan 10, 2024, 3:32 PM | Updated: 9:56 pm

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Seahawks QB Russell Wilson and coach Pete Carroll react during a 2021 game against the 49ers. (Photo by Steph Chambers/Getty Images)

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Wednesday’s shocking news that Pete Carroll will no longer be head coach of the Seattle Seahawks has reverberated throughout the sports world.

Carroll explains why he’s no longer Seahawks coach, what’s next

It was clear how much Carroll has meant to his players over his 14 years in Seattle, as many of the current names were present for his farewell press conference Wednesday afternoon at Seahawks headquarters in Renton. But plenty of Carroll’s former players have taken to social media throughout the day to share their reactions as well, in addition to other teams in Seattle and even one of his coaching rivals.

Here are some of the more notable reactions shared, including from former Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson.

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Tune in to Brock and Salk on Thursday as they will talk to the legendary former Seahawks coach at 9:30 a.m. for a final edition of The Pete Carroll Show.


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