Our John McGrath says the questions about Pete Carroll's rah-rah approach when he came from the college ranks have been answered. From McGrath:
The Associated Press’ Patric Schneider not only was in position to photograph a pivotal moment during the Seahawks’ 23-20 overtime victory Sunday at Houston, but his shot of Shoeless Sherm and Positive Pete also depicted the essence of Carroll’s coaching philosophy.
Renowned as a motivator, not so famous as a superior tactician, Carroll is, at heart, a cheerleader.
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