Carroll, of course, famously disagreed with Sanchez’s decision to make himself available for the
Sanchez was selected fifth overall by the
In a story by Les Bowen of the Philadelphia News, Sanchez told reporters that Carroll was "great."
"He texted me during preseason -- 'you're doing awesome, so happy to see you back, having fun,' Sanchez said. "That means the world to me, because that's somebody I really respect. I had so much fun playing for him. It'll be good to see him again.... He's a really good coach and a good friend."
Sanchez played against Carroll and the Seahawks once before. In 2012, the Seahawks defeated the Jets, 28-7, at
Sanchez completed nine of 22 passes for 124 yards, with an interception.