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Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll, left, talks with backup quarterback Tarvaris Jackson (7) during stretching drills before NFL football practice, Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, in Renton, Wash. Seattle plays at home in a playoff game on Jan. 11. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll, left, talks with backup quarterback Tarvaris Jackson (7) during stretching drills before NFL football practice, Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, in Renton, Wash. Seattle plays at home in a playoff game on Jan. 11. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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