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Players

Derek Carrier
TE #89
Height:
6-4
Weight:
244
Age:
27
College:
Beloit
Hometown:
Edgerton, Wis.
Experience:
5

Quick Stats (2016):

REC
2
YDS
10
AVG
5
TDS
0

TRANSACTIONS 
Originally entered the NFL with the Oakland Raiders as a college free agent on May 11, 2012... Waived by the Raiders on August 31, 2012... Signed to the Philadelphia Eagles’ practice squad on September 11, 2012... Re-signed with the Eagles on December 31, 2012... Waived by the Eagles on August 25, 2013... Signed to the San Francisco 49ers’ practice squad on September 3, 2013... Signed to the 49ers’ active roster on November 16, 2013... Traded to the Washington Redskins on August 21, 2015.

TRANSACTIONS

Originally entered the NFL with the Oakland Raiders as a college free agent on May 11, 2012... Waived by the Raiders on August 31, 2012... Signed to the Philadelphia Eagles’ practice squad on September 11, 2012... Re-signed with the Eagles on December 31, 2012... Waived by the Eagles on August 25, 2013... Signed to the San Francisco 49ers’ practice squad on September 3, 2013... Signed to the 49ers’ active roster on November 16, 2013... Traded to the Washington Redskins on August 21, 2015.

PRO

Joined the Redskins via trade during the 2015 preseason... Enters 2017 having previously caught 28 passes for 256 yards with one touchdown in 36 career games with 13 starts.

YEAR-BY-YEAR
2016 (REDSKINS)
Appeared in eight games, catching two passes for 10 yards on the year... Spent the first nine weeks of the season on Reserve/PUP... Activated in Week 10... Made season debut in a win vs. MIN (11/13)... Played on offense and special teams in a win vs. GB (11/20)... Caught a four-yard pass at DAL (11/24)... Made a six-yard catch at ARI (12/4)... Contributed on offense and special teams in a win at PHI (12/11)... Contributed on offense and special teams vs. CAR (12/19)... Played on offense and special teams in a win at CHI (12/24) and vs. NYG (1/1).

2015 (49ERS/REDSKINS) 
Joined the Redskins via trade during the preseason and started all 12 games in which he appeared. Finished the season with 17 receptions for 141 yards with one receiving touchdown... Made Redskins debut in Week 1 vs. MIA (9/13), catching two passes for eight yards... Earned second straight start in a two-tight-end set vs. STL (9/20), contributing to the team’s 182 rushing yards... Started in a three-tight-end set and contributed on offense and special teams at NYG (9/24)... Caught two passes for 18 yards vs. PHI (10/4)... Started in place of an injured Jordan Reed at ATL (10/11), catching two passes for 27 yards including a seven-yard touchdown in the second quarter and a 20-yard gain on the game-tying drive at the end of regulation... Started in place of Reed at NYJ (10/18) and posted career highs in receptions (four) and receiving yards (39)... Caught two passes for 15 yards in the largest comeback win (24 points) in team history vs. TB (10/25)... Played on offense and special teams at NE (11/8)... Started and caught a 14-yard pass in a win vs. NO (11/15)... Recorded two receptions for seven yards at CAR (11/22)... Caught one pass for six yards in a win vs. NYG (11/29) prior to exiting the game with an Achilles injury... Inactive vs. DAL (12/7)... Caught one pass for seven yards in a win at CHI (12/13) before leaving the game with a knee injury... Placed on Reserve/Injured list on Dec. 15.

2015 (49ERS/REDSKINS) 
Joined the Redskins via trade during the preseason and started all 12 games in which he appeared. Finished the season with 17 receptions for 141 yards with one receiving touchdown... Made Redskins debut in Week 1 vs. MIA (9/13), catching two passes for eight yards... Earned second straight start in a two-tight-end set vs. STL (9/20), contributing to the team’s 182 rushing yards... Started in a three-tight-end set and contributed on offense and special teams at NYG (9/24)... Caught two passes for 18 yards vs. PHI (10/4)... Started in place of an injured Jordan Reed at ATL (10/11), catching two passes for 27 yards including a seven-yard touchdown in the second quarter and a 20-yard gain on the game-tying drive at the end of regulation... Started in place of Reed at NYJ (10/18) and posted career highs in receptions (four) and receiving yards (39)... Caught two passes for 15 yards in the largest comeback win (24 points) in team history vs. TB (10/25)... Played on offense and special teams at NE (11/8)... Started and caught a 14-yard pass in a win vs. NO (11/15)... Recorded two receptions for seven yards at CAR (11/22)... Caught one pass for six yards in a win vs. NYG (11/29) prior to exiting the game with an Achilles injury... Inactive vs. DAL (12/7)... Caught one pass for seven yards in a win at CHI (12/13) before leaving the game with a knee injury... Placed on Reserve/Injured list on Dec. 15.


2014 (49ERS)
Played in 11 games with one start, recording nine receptions for 105 yards and adding a two-yard rushing attempt... Notched his first career reception on a 22-yard pass from Colin Kaepernick vs. CHI (9/14). Finished the game with three receptions for 41 yards... Made first career start at ARI (9/21)... Placed on Reserve/Injured list on Nov. 27.

2013 (49ERS)
Played in five games, making his NFL debut at NO (11/17).

2012 (RAIDERS/EAGLES):
Spent the offseason with the Raiders as a college free agent before being waived prior to the season... Spent the entire season on the Eagles’ practice squad after signing with the team on Sept. 11.

COLLEGE
Attended Beloit College in Wisconsin, where he played in 39 games for the Buccaneers, earning All-Midwest Conference honors twice... Named Wisconsin Football Coaches Association Private College Player as a senior... Set school records in receptions (189), receiving yards (3,111) and receiving touchdowns (29). Also added seven carries for 42 yards and two rushing touchdowns... As a senior, played in 10 games and notched 75 receptions for 1,250 yards and 12 touchdowns in addition to six carries for 39 yards and two rushing touchdowns... As a junior, appeared in 10 games and tallied 64 receptions for 1,044 yards and 12 touchdowns, breaking the school record for receiving touchdowns in a single season.... In 2009, played in 10 games and registered 34 receptions for 600 yards and four touchdowns... Played in nine games and recorded 16 receptions for 217 yards and one touchdown as a freshman... Played two years of basketball, starting in 21 games and averaging 8.3 points per game.

PERSONAL
Attended Edgerton (Wisc.) H.S... Spent a summer in college interning with the Chicago Bulls’ strength and conditioning department, with aspirations of one day working in physical therapy... Named to the Beloit College dean’s list six straight semesters... Majored in health and society... Visited Haiti in conjunction with Convoy of Hope, working together to teach healthy eating habits and sustainable agriculture techniques to local families... Born July 25, 1990.

COMMUNITY
Visited Haiti in conjunction with Convoy of Hope, working together to teach healthy eating habits and sustainable agriculture techniques to local families... In 2016, spoke to students at J. Michael Lunsford Middle School in Chantilly, Va., to discuss the importance of communication and face-to-face interaction at the EverFi Character Playbook Launch, played alongside fans to benefit children in the second annual Redskins Charity Golf Classic, and donated winter coats and Redskins hats to 300 elementary school students from seven local area schools at the eighth annual Share the Warmth event.

Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesReceivingRushingFumbles
GGSRecYdsAvgLongTDAttYdsAvgLngTDFUMLost
TOTAL 28 256 9.1 23 1 1 2 2 2 0 1 0
2016 WAS 8 0 2 10 5 6 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2015 WAS 12 12 17 141 8.3 20 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2014 SF 11 1 9 105 11.7 23 0 1 2 2 2 0 1 0
2013 SF 5 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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