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Carlos Fields
No. --     
Inside linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1990-10-03) October 3, 1990 (age 29)
Place of birth: Henderson, North Carolina
Career information
College: Winston-Salem State
Undrafted in 2014
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
*Oakland Raiders ( 2014)
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2016
Tackles     4
Quarterback sacks     0.0
Interceptions     0

Carlos Fields Jr. (born October 3, 1990) is an American football inside linebacker who is currently a free agent. He played college football for the Winston-Salem State. He signed with the Oakland Raiders as an undrafted free agent in 2014.

Professional careerEdit

Oakland RaidersEdit

After going undrafted in the 2014 NFL Draft, Fields signed with the Oakland Raiders on May 16, 2014.[1] He was waived on August 30.

Tampa Bay BuccaneersEdit

On September 1, 2014, Fields signed to the practice squad of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.[2] He was released on September 30.

New York GiantsEdit

Fields signed to the New York Giants' practice squad on October 15, 2014. He was released on October 28.

Indianapolis ColtsEdit

The Indianapolis Colts signed Fields to their practice squad on October 29, 2014. Fields signed a futures contract on January 19, 2015.[3] He was waived on September 5.[4]

Washington RedskinsEdit

The Washington Redskins signed Fields to their practice squad on November 9, 2015.[5] On December 5, 2015, the Washington Redskins activated Fields to their 53-man roster.[6]

The team waived Fields on September 3, 2016.[7]

Buffalo BillsEdit

On September 6, 2016, Fields was signed to the Buffalo Bills' practice squad.[8] He was released on September 27, 2016.[9]

Second stint with RedskinsEdit

On October 19, 2016, Fields signed to the Washington Redskins practice squad.[10] He was released on November 15, 2016.[11]

San Diego/Los Angeles ChargersEdit

On November 21, 2016, Fields was signed to the Chargers' practice squad.[12] He was promoted to the active roster on December 31, 2016.[13] On May 16, 2017, he was released by the Chargers.[14]

Philadelphia EaglesEdit

On August 30, 2017, Fields signed with the Philadelphia Eagles, only to be waived two days later.[15][16]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "WSSU's Carlos Fields Officially Signs With Oakland Raiders". WSSURams.com. May 16, 2014. http://www.wssurams.com/sports/m-footbl/2013-14/releases/201405162bjfba. Retrieved November 9, 2015.
  2. "Former WSSU Ram, Carlos Fields, Signed To Tampa Bay Buccaneers Practice Squad". WSSURams.com. September 1, 2014. http://www.wssurams.com/sports/m-footbl/2014-15/releases/20140901bj8b6z. Retrieved November 9, 2015.
  3. Crabtree, Curtis (January 19, 2015). "Colts sign ten to future contracts". NBCSports.com. http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/2015/01/19/colts-sign-ten-to-future-contracts/. Retrieved November 9, 2015.
  4. Fields, former WSSU star, waived by Indy
  5. Kring-Schreifels, Jake (November 9, 2015). "More On The Redskins' Three New Roster Additions". Redskins.com. http://www.redskins.com/news-and-events/blog/article-1/More-On-The-Redskins-Three-New-Roster-Additions/573f4ca0-c1f6-45b8-8c60-f1a8de50d0a1. Retrieved November 9, 2015.
  6. "12/5: Redskins Make Roster Moves". http://www.redskins.com/news-and-events/article-1/125-Redskins-Make-Roster-Moves/69381a8f-93dd-4b5e-b8a6-e56cfe78cb08. Retrieved December 7, 2015.
  7. "09/03: Redskins Make Roster Moves". September 3, 2016. http://www.redskins.com/news/article-1/0903-Redskins-Make-Roster-Moves/4ab685bf-26c8-4560-8359-7ef83d4951ca.
  8. "Bills sign LB Carlos Fields & S Damian Parms to practice squad". http://www.buffalobills.com/news/article-1/Bills-sign-LB-Carlos-Fields--S-Damian-Parms-to-practice-squad/7e41b15d-fc15-46f8-b64f-19859bfcd1d8.
  9. "Bills release K Jordan Gay; Sign two to PS". http://www.buffalobills.com/news/article-1/Bills-release-K-Jordan-Gay-Sign-two-to-PS/3e25492e-34b3-4700-99ad-afc7494d368c. Retrieved September 27, 2016.
  10. "10/19: Redskins Make Roster Moves". October 19, 2016. http://www.redskins.com/news/article-1/1019-Redskins-Make-Roster-Moves/90ad116f-4dd2-453f-8982-3ddc8a713131.
  11. "11/15: Redskins Make Roster Moves". November 15, 2016. http://www.redskins.com/news/article-1/1115-Redskins-Make-Roster-Moves/22b45e2d-60ee-4606-b014-d51f48d4fdeb.
  12. "Chargers Sign LB Carlos Fields & DL Kaleb Eulls To Practice Squad". November 21, 2016. http://nfltraderumors.co/chargers-sign-lb-carlos-fields-dl-kaleb-eulls-practice-squad/.
  13. "Chargers' Carlos Fields: Promoted to active roster". December 31, 2016. http://www.cbssports.com/fantasy/football/news/chargers-carlos-fields-promoted-to-active-roster/.
  14. "Carlos Fields: Released by Chargers on Tuesday". May 15, 2017. http://www.cbssports.com/fantasy/football/news/carlos-fields-released-by-chargers-on-tuesday/.
  15. Alper, Josh (August 30, 2017). "Eagles release Ron Brooks". http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/2017/08/30/eagles-release-ron-brooks/.
  16. "Eagles Announce 16 Moves; Trim Roster To 70 Players". September 1, 2017. http://www.philadelphiaeagles.com/news/article-1/Eagles-Announce-16-Moves-Trim-Roster-To-70-Players/06a0ac51-011d-447f-bc72-ef2b857b6908.

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