Seahawks, Pete Carroll agree to contract extension

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll watches his team in the fourth quarter of their 31-24 NFC divisional playoff loss to the Carolina Panthers. (Bettina Hansen)
Seahawks coach Pete Carroll watches his team in the fourth quarter of their 31-24 NFC divisional playoff loss Jan. 17 to the Carolina Panthers. (Bettina Hansen)

The Seahawks have agreed on a new contract with coach Pete Carroll through the 2019 season, which will keep him coaching the team until he is 68 years old.