Who Is Jim Carroll? Pete Carroll Brother Wikipedia And Age

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Pete Carroll has an elder brother named Jim Carroll, who played college football.

The Carroll brothers attended Greenbrae School during their childhood. As a child, they used to call their friends at their home to watch and play sports.

Besides Jim, Pete has another brother named John.

Pete Carroll, A Professional Football Head Coach For the Seattle Seahawks
Pete Carroll, A Professional Football Head Coach For the Seattle Seahawks (Source: Instagram)

Peter Clay Carroll, born September 15, 1951, is an American football head coach and executive vice president for the Seattle Seahawks of the NFL.

The 2009 Redwood High School Hall of Fame attended the College of Marin and the University of Pacific, where he was a multi-sport star.

Following his college, he started his managerial career as a graduate assistant at Pacific and later worked at several other universities.

It was only in 1984 that he started his job in the NFL with the Buffalo Bills as a defensive backs coach and later served for the Minnesota Vikings and New York Jets.

The Jets promoted Carroll to the head coach position in 1994. Similarly, he moved to work with the San Francisco 49ers as a defensive coordinator before becoming the head coach of the New England Patriots.

Furthermore, he returned to become a college football head coach at USC and in 2010 joined the Seahawks as the head coach in 2010.

Brother Jim Carroll Wikipedia And Age

Pete and his elder brother, Jim, grew up playing football and inviting their friend to their house to watch football.

The Carroll brothers are around 5 years apart, as Jim was born around the year 1946.

After high school, Jim attended the University of Pacific and played football as an offensive tackle.

Reportedly, Jim and professional football coach Bruce Coslet were roommates at Pacific

Jim is known by his friends as a person who enjoys everything. “You’d have to say we had a dream childhood,” Jim Carroll said.

“We played sports all the time, everywhere. We lived in Marin County before there was traffic.”

The two brothers were very close to one another, and Pete used to follow his elder brother. What Jim did, Pete followed. Jim played football, baseball, and basketball, and so did Pete.

However, Jim rested his football journey and took over the business and is now retired, while Pete continued his passion for football as a coach.

Pete Carroll Concerns Regarding Team’s Consistency

The Seattle Seahawks have been scoring points effectively in their last two games, rebounding from a disappointing Week 1 loss to the Rams.

While they rank fourth in offense in the NFL, their struggle to convert third downs remains a concern for Coach Pete Carroll.

Pete Carroll During A Football Game
Pete Carroll During A Football Game (Source: The Seattle Times)

Nevertheless, they dominated the Giants in a 24-3 victory on ‘Monday Night Football,’ recording 11 sacks and forcing three turnovers from Daniel Jones.

With this win, the Seahawks are now 3-1 for the season, boasting a perfect 2-0 record on the road and making a strong statement about their consistency.

Bikram Jirel
Bikram Jirel
A young (but I am not that young) guy trying things and figuring things out. A sports enthusiast who is currently invested in writing about the lives of different sports players. I love what I do since it supports my expenses. I also enjoy exploring new hobbies and activities, constantly pushing myself out of my comfort zone to learn and grow.

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