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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
2017BAL77211740-73---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
TOTAL573494791011718---216

Recent Games

defense
wkopresulttotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
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
2017BAL7211740-730571933
2016DAL16615380-9100-0
2015DAL167660160-6-----
2014DAL16544591-7-----
2013DAL167160110012314916.349
2012DAL16534850011311204047
2011KC16453960-1540174.314
2010KC165746110-25100-0
2009KC16625660-1910313131
2008KC16737030-6206733.535
TOTAL 1515734947910117182341-49

fumbles

yearteamgfumlostffown fropp frown ydsopp ydstdoobsftytb
2017BAL7-----------
2016DAL16-----------
2015DAL16----1-0----
2014DAL16---1-0-----
2013DAL16----1-00---
2012DAL16-------0---
2011KC16-----------
2010KC16---1100----
2009KC16---1110----
2008KC16----2-0----
TOTAL 15100-36100000

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-
TOTAL 77211740-7357-3300-

defensive splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Chicago Bears12110-0-----
Cincinnati Bengals12200-210202020
Cleveland Browns13300-410444
Jacksonville Jaguars12200-0-----
Minnesota Vikings16510-110333333
Oakland Raiders12110-0-----
Pittsburgh Steelers14310-0-----

defensive splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Outside Own Division412930-110333333
vs AFC Teams5131120-620241220
vs NFC Teams28620-110333333
vs Own Division39810-620241220

defensive splits - split by MONTH

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
October4141040-110333333
September37700-620241220

defensive splits - split by STADIUM

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
M&T Bank Stadium39720-410444
Oakland Coliseum12110-0-----
Paul Brown Stadium12200-210202020
U.S. Bank Stadium16510-110333333
Wembley Stadium12200-0-----

defensive splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Losses4141130-110333333
Wins37610-620241220

defensive splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Sundays7211740-730571933

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Grass24310-0-----
Turf5171430-730571933

Defense splits - HOME/AWAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Home Games39720-410444
Road Games4121020-3205326.533

Defense splits - POINT SITUATIONAL

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Ahead8710-620241220
Ahead by 1-8 Points1100-310202020
Ahead by 9-16 Points5410-210444
Behind7520-0-----
Behind by 1-8 Points3210-0-----
Behind by 9-16 Points4310-0-----
Tied6510-110333333

Defense splits - HALF

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Half8710-5205326.533
2nd Half12930-210444
Last Two Minutes of Half2200-0-----

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE POSITION

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Opp 19-1 - by Yard Line1100-2-----
Opp 49-20 - by Yard Line10730-2-----
Own 1-20 - by Yard Line2200-0-----
Own 21-50 - by Yard Line8710-330571933

Defense splits - QUARTERS

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Quarter6510-3205326.533
2nd Quarter2200-2-----
3rd Quarter5320-1-----
4th Quarter7610-110444
Overtime1100-0-----

Defense splits - MARGIN

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Margin 0-712110-0-----
Margin 15+38710-210202020
Margin 8-14311920-5203718.533