Mitchell in 2015
|No. 19 Atlanta Falcons|
|Date of birth:||April 6, 1988|
|Place of birth:||Gainesville, Florida|
|Height:||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Weight:||215 lb (98 kg)|
|High school:||Tampa (FL) Gaither|
|NFL draft:||2010 / Round: 6 / Pick: 177|
|* Offseason and/or practice squad member only|
|Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2011|
|Stats at NFL.com|
Carlton Mitchell (born April 6, 1988) is an American football wide receiver for the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the sixth round of the 2010 NFL Draft. He played college football at South Florida.
Mitchell played college football at South Florida, where he was the school's career leader in receiving yards until his record was broken by Andre Davis in 2014. He announced on January 9, 2010 that he would forgo his senior season and enter the 2010 NFL Draft.
In the 2010 NFL Season he played in five games as a rookie. In 2011 he played in eleven games catching three passes.
On August 26, 2012, Mitchell was released by the Browns after being hampered by a leg injury in training camp.
He was released on November 24, 2012.
Mitchell signed with the Dallas Cowboys on January 7, 2013. He was released on May 29, 2013.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
On October 14, 2013 Mitchell signed with the Edmonton Eskimos.
In the 2013 CFL Expansion Draft, Mitchell was selected with the 6th pick in the first round.
- Source: Mitchell to enter draft
- "Jaguars place QB Gabbert on IR, ending his season". Yahoo! Sports. 2012-11-21. Retrieved 2012-11-21.
- "Bucs Add TE Shanahan, Begin Roster Reduction". Buccaneers.com. August 26, 2013. Retrieved September 1, 2013.