Delone Carter

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Delone Carter
No. --     Free Agent
Running back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1987-06-22) June 22, 1987 (age 27)
Place of birth: Akron, Ohio
Height: 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) Weight: 232 lb (105 kg)
Career information
High school: Copley (OH)
College: Syracuse
NFL Draft: 2011 / Round: 4 / Pick: 119
Debuted in 2011 for the Indianapolis Colts
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2013
Rushing yards 499
Rushing average 3.8
Touchdowns 5
Stats at NFL.com

Delone M. Carter (born June 22, 1987) is an American football running back who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the Indianapolis Colts in the fourth round of the 2011 NFL Draft. He played college football at Syracuse. Prior to college Carter played for The Copley Indians at Copley High school.

College career[edit]

Carter rushed for 1,233 yards on 231 carries and nine touchdowns as a senior. He was named the MVP of the 2010 Pinstripe Bowl after rushing for 198 yards on 27 carries and two touchdowns.[1] Carter currently ranks third on the Syracuse all-time rushing yards list with 3,104.

College Stats[edit]

Year Team Att Yards Average TDs Receptions Yards TDs
2006 Syracuse 156 713 4.6 4 9 46 0
2007 Syracuse
Medical redshirt
2008 Syracuse 23 137 6.0 0 0 0 0
2009 Syracuse 236 1,021 4.3 11 11 117 1
2010 Syracuse 231 1,233 5.3 9 8 45 0
College Totals 646 3,104 4.8 24 28 208 1

Professional career[edit]

Indianapolis Colts[edit]

Carter was selected by the Indianapolis Colts with 119th overall pick in the 2011 NFL Draft. Prior to the draft, he was considered one of the better running back prospects for the 2011 NFL Draft.[2] During his rookie season he rushed 101 times for 377 yards, and 2 touchdowns.[3]

Baltimore Ravens[edit]

On August 21, 2013, the Indianapolis Colts traded Carter to the Baltimore Ravens for wide receiver David Reed.[4] He was cut by the Ravens on August 30, 2013.

Jacksonville Jaguars[edit]

Carter was signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars on December 9, 2013. He was released on May 12, 2014.

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