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Brandon Carr

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Height: 
6-0

Weight:

210

Age

31
Grand Valley State
9 Years Pro

2017 Season

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PRO: The Dallas Cowboys improved their secondary immediately in free agency by signing talented cornerback Brandon Carr to a five year contract. Carr, a four-year starter for Kansas City, looks to be the shut-down cover corner the Cowboys were seeking. In his four years in Kansas City, Carr amassed 265 tackles, eight interceptions, 60 pass breakups, one forced fumble and four fumble recoveries.

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PRO: The Dallas Cowboys improved their secondary immediately in free agency by signing talented cornerback Brandon Carr to a five year contract. Carr, a four-year starter for Kansas City, looks to be the shut-down cover corner the Cowboys were seeking. In his four years in Kansas City, Carr amassed 265 tackles, eight interceptions, 60 pass breakups, one forced fumble and four fumble recoveries.

TRANSACTION SUMMARY:

3/14/12: Signed as a free agent with Dallas.

8/4/11: Re-signed by Kansas City.

4/27/08: Drafted in the fifth round (140th overall) by Kansas City.

2011 (Kansas City):

• Started all 16 games at right cornerback, recording 58 tackles, 13 pass breakups and a single-season career-best four interceptions.

• Posted five tackles and one pass breakup at Detroit (9/18) before logging another four tackles at San Diego (9/25).

• Recorded his first interception on the year with a pick of Donovan McNabb against Minnesota (10/2) and added two tackles.

• Added his second interception at Oakland with a pick off of Kyle Boller, while adding two tackles and two passes defensed.

• Produced a season-best seven tackles against San Diego (10/31).

• Had two tackles, a pass breakup and his third interception at Chicago (12/4).

• Finished with three tackles, two pass breakups and his fourth interception on the year in the season finale at Denver (1/1/12).

2010 (Kansas City):

• Ranked fifth on the team in tackles with 70 while adding a team-high 22 pass breakups, with one interception and a fumble recovery in 16 starts at right corner.

• Posted two tackles and a fumble recovery against San Diego (9/13).

• Recorded eight tackles and one pass breakup at Indianapolis (10/10).

• Had a career-high five pass breakups against Denver (12/5).

• Tied his career-best with nine tackles at San Diego (12/12).

• Registered three tackles, three pass breakups and an interception against Tennessee (12/26).

• In his playoff debut in the AFC Wild Card Game against Baltimore (1/9/11), posted four tackles.

2009 (Kansas City):

• Started all 16 games at right cornerback and totaled 60 tackles, two tackles for loss, an interception, 19 pass breakups, one forced fumble and a fumble recovery.

• Notched four tackles and three passes defensed against the N.Y. Giants (10/4).

• Had four tackles, a tackle for loss and one pass breakup at Oakland (11/15).

• Against Pittsburgh (11/22), recorded a season-high eight tackles.

• Added five tackles, a tackle for loss, a pass breakup and forced and recovered a fumble against Buffalo (12/13).

• Recorded three tackles, an interception and three pass breakups against Cleveland (12/20).

2008 (Kansas City):

• Started all 16 games as a rookie, 14 at left cornerback and two as a nickel corner.

• Named to the USA Today All-Joe Team.

• Finished fifth on the team in tackles with 77 while adding one tackle for a loss, two interceptions, six pass breakups and two fumble recoveries.

• Made his NFL debut as one-of-six Chiefs rookies to start on opening day at New England (9/7) and recovered a fumble.

• Had a team-high eight tackles starting in place of injured Patrick Surtain at Atlanta (9/21).

• Registered his first career interception against Denver (9/28) and had a fumble recovery.

• Tallied a career-best nine tackles at Carolina (10/5).

• Against Tampa Bay (11/2) had six tackles, one pass breakup and an interception.

COLLEGE:

• Saw action in 49 career games with 42 starts at Grand Valley State, where he recorded 206 tackles (147 solo), 11 interceptions with one touchdown, and two fumble recoveries with one touchdown.

• Was part of a Grand Valley State squad that compiled a 50-4 record and won two NCAA Division II titles during his tenure.

• Started all 13 games at right cornerback as a senior, earning first-team All-America honors from The NFL Draft Report and adding second-team honors from the Associated Press.

• Also earned All-Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletics Conference first-team accolades and was named the conference's defensive back of the year.

• Posted 45 tackles, had two interceptions with one returned 41 yards for a touchdown and deflected a team-high 13 passes.

• Started all 15 games at right corner as a junior posting 71 tackles, a team-high six interceptions and 15 pass breakups, while earning first-team All-America and All-GLIAC honors.

• Recorded 78 tackles, three interceptions with one touchdown and nine pass breakups in 13 starts as a sophomore where he earned all-conference honors.

• Appeared in eight games on special teams and saw duty on defense in five games as a true freshman in 2004. Finished the season with 12 tackles and two pass breakups.

PERSONAL:

• Attended Carman-Ainsworth High School in Flint, Michigan, where he earned all-conference honors as a senior cornerback posting 53 tackles and two interceptions.

• Added 24 receptions for 431 yards with four touchdowns as a receiver.

• Also lettered in basketball.

• Has a daughter, Sidney.

• Majored in Communications at Grand Valley State.

COMMUNITY:

• Participated in various charity events while with the Kansas City Chiefs.

• 2012 Exercise Like A Pro - NFL/United Way Play 60 fundraiser.

• 2012 NFL United Way Representative.

• 2012 “Dallas” TV Show Premiere attendee.

• 2012 Dallas Cowboys Draft Day/Fan Appreciation Party.

• 2012 Dallas Cowboys U High School Camp.

Stats

Career Stats

gamesdefense
seasonteamggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
2017BAL1616565060-124---00-
2016DAL1616615380-91---00-
2015DAL16167660160-6-----01
2014DAL1616544591-7-----0-
2013DAL161671601100123---101
2012DAL16165348500113---10-
2011KC1616453960-154---00-
2010KC16165746110-251---001
2009KC1616625660-191---011
2008KC1616737030-62---002
TOTAL608527811012219---216

Recent Games

defense
wkopresulttotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
17CINL 27-313300-2-----0-
16INDW 23-163300-1-----0-
15@CLEW 27-104400-11---00-
14@PITL 38-396600-1-----0-
13DETW 44-202200-0-----0-
12HOUW 23-163300-0-----0-
11@GBW 23-03210-0-----0-
9@TENL 20-234310-0-----0-
8MIAW 40-07700-0-----0-
7@MINL 16-246510-11---00-
6CHIL 24-272110-0-----0-
5@OAKW 30-172110-0-----0-
4PITL 9-264310-0-----0-
3@JAXL 7-442200-0-----0-
2CLEW 24-103300-41---00-
1@CINW 20-02200-21---00-

defensive

yearteamgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
2017BAL16565060-12405714.333
2016DAL16615380-9100-0
2015DAL167660160-6-----
2014DAL16544591-7-----
2013DAL167160110012314916.349
2012DAL16534850011311204047
2011KC16453960-1540174.314
2010KC165746110-25100-0
2009KC16625660-1910313131
2008KC16737030-6206733.535
TOTAL 1606085278110122192341-49

fumbles

yearteamgfumlostffown fropp frown ydsopp ydstdoobsftytb
2017BAL16-----------
2016DAL16-----------
2015DAL16----1-0----
2014DAL16---1-0-----
2013DAL16----1-00---
2012DAL16-------0---
2011KC16-----------
2010KC16---1100----
2009KC16---1110----
2008KC16----2-0----
TOTAL 16000-36100000

preseason

gamestacklesinterceptionsfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
108/10/2017@BAL-110------------
208/17/2017@MIA-112200-0-----0-
308/26/2017@BAL-111100-1-----0-
408/31/2017@NO-000------------
TOTAL 333300-1-----0-

regular season

gamestacklesinterceptionsfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
109/10/2017@CIN-112200-2120-2000-
209/17/2017@BAL-113300-414-400-
309/24/2017@JAX-112200-0-----0-
410/01/2017@BAL-114310-0-----0-
510/08/2017@OAK-112110-0-----0-
610/15/2017@BAL-112110-0-----0-
710/22/2017@MIN-116510-1133-3300-
810/26/2017@BAL-117700-0-----0-
911/05/2017@TEN-114310-0-----0-
1111/19/2017@GB-113210-0-----0-
1211/27/2017@BAL-113300-0-----0-
1312/03/2017@BAL-112200-0-----0-
1412/10/2017@PIT-116600-1-----0-
1512/17/2017@CLE-114400-110-000-
1612/23/2017@BAL-113300-1-----0-
1712/31/2017@BAL-113300-2-----0-
TOTAL 1616565060-12457-3300-

defensive splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Chicago Bears12110-0-----
Cincinnati Bengals25500-410202020
Cleveland Browns27700-520424
Detroit Lions12200-0-----
Green Bay Packers13210-0-----
Houston Texans13300-0-----
Indianapolis Colts13300-1-----
Jacksonville Jaguars12200-0-----
Miami Dolphins17700-0-----
Minnesota Vikings16510-110333333
Oakland Raiders12110-0-----
Pittsburgh Steelers210910-1-----
Tennessee Titans14310-0-----

defensive splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Outside Own Division10342950-210333333
vs AFC Teams12434030-113024820
vs NFC Teams4131030-110333333
vs Own Division6222110-103024820

defensive splits - split by MONTH

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
December5181800-5100-0
November310820-0-----
October5211740-110333333
September37700-620241220

defensive splits - split by STADIUM

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
FirstEnergy Stadium14400-1100-0
Heinz Field16600-1-----
Lambeau Field13210-0-----
M&T Bank Stadium8272520-710444
Nissan Stadium14310-0-----
Oakland Coliseum12110-0-----
Paul Brown Stadium12200-210202020
U.S. Bank Stadium16510-110333333
Wembley Stadium12200-0-----

defensive splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Losses7272340-410333333
Wins9292720-83024820

defensive splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Mondays13300-0-----
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)2101000-1-----
Sundays13433760-11405714.333

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Grass6211830-2100-0
Turf10353230-1030571933

Defense splits - HOME/AWAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Home Games8272520-710444
Road Games8292540-5305317.733

Defense splits - POINT SITUATIONAL

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Ahead292720-83024820
Ahead by 1-8 Points8710-410202020
Ahead by 9-16 Points141310-210444
Behind12930-2-----
Behind by 1-8 Points6510-1-----
Behind by 9-16 Points6420-1-----
Tied151410-210333333

Defense splits - HALF

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Half282620-7205326.533
2nd Half272340-520424
Last Two Minutes of Half4400-1-----

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE POSITION

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Opp 19-1 - by Yard Line7610-2-----
Opp 49-20 - by Yard Line272340-5-----
Own 1-20 - by Yard Line2200-2100-0
Own 21-50 - by Yard Line201910-330571933

Defense splits - QUARTERS

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Quarter161510-4205326.533
2nd Quarter121110-3-----
3rd Quarter11920-3-----
4th Quarter161420-220424
4th Quarter within 72200-0-----
Overtime1100-0-----

Defense splits - MARGIN

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Margin 0-76211920-4-----
Margin 15+7242220-320201020
Margin 8-14311920-5203718.533