If you haven’t already (and you like hip-hop), do yourself a favor and listen to Ras G. With Ken Norton Jr. Out, Pete Carroll Needs to Bring Fresh Perspective to Seahawks' Defense - Sports Illustrated Seattle Seahawks News, Analysis and More In his previous 12 seasons at the helm, Carroll has primarily had familiar names working under him as defensive coordinator. But with Norton officially on the way out, he must put personal connections aside seeking the best replacement option possible.
The list of candidates for the Seahawks' defensive coordinator opening continues to grow. Per Tom Pelissero of NFL Network, the team has put in a formal request to interview current Cowboys defensive backs coach and passing game coordinator Joe Whitt Jr. Whitt's coaching days began on the offensive side of the ball, but he quickly found his niche working with defensive backs.
The Seahawks requested to interview Bears' Sean Desai for their defensive coordinator job.