ESPN: Carroll To Seahawks “Expected To Happen”

The Seattle Seahawks today fired head coach Jim Mora, Jr., and Chris Mortensen of ESPN is reporting that it is highly likely that USC coach Pete Carroll will take the vacated position:

Mike Garrett and Pete Carroll

(Thanks Mike!)

“Pete Carroll is the guy Seahawks are targeting. It is expected to happen, according to sources. Just reported to ESPN 10 minutes ago.”

A source close the USC coaching staff confirmed Mortensen’s report. That same source though gave me news last week that seemed so improbably that I didn’t post it. Perhaps I should’ve.

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