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Delone Carter
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Running back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1987-06-22) June 22, 1987 (age 32)
Place of birth: Akron, Ohio
Career information
College: Syracuse
NFL Draft: 2011 / Round: 4 / Pick: 119
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Indianapolis Colts ( 2011 2012)
Career highlights and awards
*Mr. Football Award (Ohio) (2005)
Rushing attempts     133
Rushing yards     499
Receptions     6
Receiving yards     31
Total touchdowns     5

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

College careerEdit

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] He was also the offensive MVP of the 2011 East–West Shrine Game.[2] Carter currently ranks third on the Syracuse all-time rushing yards list with 3,104.

College statisticsEdit

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 careerEdit

Indianapolis ColtsEdit

Carter was selected by the Indianapolis Colts with 119th overall pick in the 2011 NFL Draft.[3] Prior to the draft, he was considered one of the better running back prospects for the 2011 NFL Draft.[4] During his rookie season, he rushed 101 times for 377 yards, and 2 touchdowns.[5]

Baltimore RavensEdit

On August 21, 2013, the Indianapolis Colts traded Carter to the Baltimore Ravens for wide receiver David Reed.[6] He was cut by the Ravens on August 30, 2013.

Jacksonville JaguarsEdit

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

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