May 18, 2021


Beyond law

John Schneider “appreciative” for contract extension with Seahawks

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Seahawks typical supervisor John Schneider signed an extension with the crew this offseason that will preserve him less than deal with the group by means of the 2027 NFL Draft.

Schneider was employed by Seattle in 2010 to serve alongside head coach Pete Carroll as they turned in excess of the organization from Tim Ruskell at G.M. and a a person-12 months experiment with Jim Mora as head mentor after Mike Holmgren’s long operate with the franchise.

Schneider explained Wednesday that he is happy to remain with the workforce and carry on in his position doing work with Carroll on the eyesight for the franchise.

“You know my spouse, Tracy, and I like it listed here and I enjoy working with Pete, (owner) Jody (Allen), (workforce president) Chuck Arnold, the full firm,” Schneider said. “We’ve had a good operate but we just hold speaking about no end line, appropriate, and so the point I attempt to express to every person all the time is like our workforce making does not prevent. It genuinely feels like it has not stopped since the second Pete and I got alongside one another, which is unbelievably 12 many years ago currently. So yeah, we’re pretty appreciative and on the lookout ahead to the long term.”

The Detroit Lions have been reportedly intrigued in luring Schneider absent from Seattle this offseason as they looked for a alternative for Bob Quinn. That interest did not seemingly get absent as Schneider signed a new offer with the group 9 days after that likelihood surfaced.

Carroll is also happy that Schneider is remaining in Seattle for the extended-term as very well.

“I imagine this is a fantastic move by the group seriously for John and I to keep on to just try to lender on all of the things that we have done in the past and for John to be in the position he’s in with so a lot say so, so much enter, so significantly eyesight,” Carroll said. “He continues to show it yr in and year out how we continue on to remain on top rated of this detail. We know how difficult it is to get to gain that final game and we’re battling just about every time out to set us back in that placement once again. But I know that performing with John, it will make me much better. He’s a excellent administrator, a terrific partner and we associate on every thing down to every single solitary depth and we’re really fortunate to have John. Thrilled that he chose to stay with us.”