Carroll's Jets season was a wild ride

Hoops, bowling and a fake spike marked brief run in N.Y. for Seattle's Super coach

Updated: January 23, 2014, 6:42 PM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPN.com

Time has weathered his boyish looks, and his salt-and-pepper hair has lost the pepper. He's no longer a boy wonder, but Pete Carroll is enjoying his wonder year at 62. He's one victory from the pinnacle of his profession and, perhaps fittingly, it could happen where he experienced his absolute low.

Carroll was the New York Jets' coach in 1994, and he never made it to 1995 because of a perfect storm that some people still can't explain. He was undermined by a Hall of Fame quarterback's ...

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