Facts of Pete Carroll
|Full Name:||Pete Carroll|
|Age:||72 years 2 months|
|Birth Date:||September 15,1951|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Taurus, Capricorn|
|Birth Place:||San Francisco, California,|
|Father's Name:||James Edward “Jim” Carroll|
|Mother's Name:||Rita Carroll|
|Husband / Wife Name:||Wendy|
|Profession:||Football coach, Actor|
|Height / How tall? :||5 feet 11 inches (1.80m)|
|Net Worth:||$30 million|
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Pete Carroll is an American football coach and actor. Pete Carroll is also the founder of Complete to Create. He is also the executive vice president of the NFL Seattle’s Seahawks.
What is Pete Carroll Famous For?
- Is an American football coach and actor
Pete Carroll: Age, Bio, Parents, Family, Siblings, Childhood, Ethnicity
Pete Carroll was born in San Francisco, California, on September 15, 1951. His father is James Edward “Jim” Carroll. And his mother’s name is Rita Carroll, who is a renowned person in San Francisco.
Carroll’s parents parented him along with his siblings. However, there is not much information about his brothers and sisters.
His mother was a teacher at Stuartholme school. In contrast, his father’s employment is unknown. As for Pete’s nationality, he is of mixed race – he has a fusion of Irish and Croatian blood.
Having completed his school education, he entered a college where he continued his sports career. Interestingly, Scott Boras was his classmate. After university, the sportsman joined the Honolulu Hawaiians squad to visit a training camp. However, he didn’t remain with the team because of an injury and other health issues. To earn a living, he became a seller but failed to make much money and left the position.
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All About Pete Carroll’s Career
Pete’s professional career started during his college days. His head coach Chester Caddas called him to become a graduate assistant. In 1973, the University of Pacific officially signed him as an assistant coach.
Consequently, he was hired by the University of Arkansas in 1977 as a graduate assistant. However, he was given more duties and responsibilities as an assistant than he did for the Pacific.
In the same way, Pete’s popularity grew stronger during football games. Finally, in 1984, he got hired as defensive backs coach for the Buffalo Bills. Though, during his coaching period, the club did not obtain any titles.
Carroll – Hired, Fired, and again Hired
Carroll’s career turned when he got appointed as the head coach for the New York Jets. His responsibility for the team was to bring the trophy, which the Jets had never won. But after several losses, the management fired Pete from the coach’s position.
In 1997, Pete got appointed as the head coach of the New England Patriots. The then coach of the Patriots resigned for some personal reasons. Carroll found himself in a difficult position because he was a freshly fired coach from the Jets.
He spent two seasons with the Patriots. Pete’s coaching career did not turn successful for the Patriots. After several disappointing losses, Pete got fired from the club in 1998.
After the incident, the USC Trojans called Pete to become the head coach in 2000. Carroll hadn’t coached any team for a single year. Though he had a lack of experience, the Trojans believed him. As a result, the Trojans finished in the first position five times during his tenure.
Contract with Seattle Seahawks
Pete retired from the Trojans and signed for Seattle Seahawks in 2010. He and the Seahawks drafted a contract for five years. Similarly, the board also appointed him as executive vice president of the club.
Pete Carroll’s career accomplishments include the following titles:
- Coach of the Year (2003)
- College Coach of the Year (2003)
- Co-Coach of the Year (2005)
Pete Carroll: Net Worth (2020)
Pete Carroll’s net worth is evaluated at $30 million. As for his salary, it is increasing every year. In 2018 the coach has earned $7 million.
Is Pete Carroll married? Wife, Children, Marriage
Pete and Wendy dated together for three years. After some time, Pete tied his knots with Wendy Pearl on June 2, 1973. There is not much information about her, though. It’s believed she was a collegemate of Pete Carroll.
However, the relationship did not last because they were young and in their early twenties. Pete and Wendy divorced after two years of marriage. The couple did not have kids together. And the reason for divorce is still unknown. But they meet and have gossip together, sometimes.
After two years of separation, Carroll married a former indoor volleyball player, Glena Goranson. She used to be his classmate. Although the marriage ceremony was kept personal, the reception was made grand. For the last 44 years, the couple is happily living together. They have three children; sons Brenan and Nathan, daughter Jamie.
Carroll also has a grandson. His name is Dillion Brenan Carroll. Dillion is currently working as an assistant in the Seahawks.
Pete Carroll: Height, Weight, Eye Color
He stands at a height of 5 ft. 11 inches and weighs 60 kg. Also, he has grey hair and grey eyes.
Is Pete Carroll active on social media?
He has around 491k followers on Instagram, about 622k followers on Facebook, but he does not seem to be active on Twitter.