Tale of the Tape: Raiders QB Derek Carr

Before the Draft, I work to familiarize myself with most of the players who are considered high-round guys, so that I can have a good idea of each player’s strengths and weaknesses if the Raiders draft him. Derek Carr was a guy that I had watched prior the draft and who looked to have the necessary skills to be an upper echelon QB. Sure, he had some questions – the biggest of...
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July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Fresno State's Derek Carr Knows How to Get You Pumped Up to Play

Derek Carr has proven to be every bit as talented as his brother. Watch him play and you can't help but wonder if he would have been a more serious Heisman contender if he played at a  higher profile school (no offense intended Bulldogs).Fresno State is certainly glad to have him, but as a senior the Las Vegas Bowl will be his last as a Bulldog.@Dusuuu/TwitterSo the question becomes...
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December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Fresno State’s Derek Carr Hyped Up His Teammates In The Locker Room Before Playing USC

Fresno State’s star quarterback, Derek Carr, has been the heart and soul of the team all season, and does a fantastic job of hyping up his teammates with intense pregame speeches. Today, the trend continued in the locker room before the Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl in which the Bulldogs are taking on the in-state powerhouse, USC. Carr told his teammates that the Trojans are five...
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December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Check Out Some Of Derek Carr’s Insane Pump Up Speeches In Fresno State’s Season Look-Back Video

One of the most spectacular players in college football this season was Fresno State quarterback Derek Carr, although nobody is talking about him enough. Carr racked up an incredible 4866 yards and 48 touchdowns through the air in 2013 while leading the Bulldogs to an 11-1 record and the Mountain West title. Not only was Carr the best player on the team, but he was its emotional...
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December 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Trojans tasked with slowing down Fresno State QB Carr

LOS ANGELES -- His head coach, Tim DeRuyter, says he's the kind of guy that does it in every area. USC interim head coach Clay Helton went as far as to say he's the best quarterback in the nation. As far as numbers go, Helton's right. Nearly 12 years after his older brother, David, helped Fresno State earn a reputation for being giant killers and eventually becoming the No. 1...
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December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

No. 24 Fresno St beats Utah St 24-17 for MW title

Derek Carr threw for 403 yards and three touchdowns, and No. 24 Fresno State's defense bounced back from a rough performance to help the Bulldogs beat Utah State 24-17 in the inaugural Mountain West conference title game Saturday night. Carr was far from his best against the stingy defense from Utah State (8-5), matching his career worst with two interceptions. But it was the much...
Via Associated Press
December 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Carr throws school-record seven TDs as No. 15 Fresno St. beats New Mexico

From a pregame ceremony honoring Derek Carr and the rest of the senior class to a record-setting offensive performance that led to a division championship, it was a celebratory day for No. 15 Fresno State. Carr threw for 527 yards and a school-record seven touchdowns in his final regular-season home game to help the Bulldogs clinch a spot in the Mountain West title game with a 69...
Via Associated Press
November 24, 2013  |  Discuss

No. 15 Fresno St. beats New Mexico 69-28

Derek Carr threw for 527 yards and a school-record seven touchdowns in his final regular-season home game to help No. 15 Fresno State clinch a spot in the Mountain West title game with a 69-28 victory over New Mexico on Saturday. Davante Adams had nine catches for 246 yards and four scores and Josh Harper added 10 for 161 and three TDs as the Bulldogs (10-0, 7-0) gained a school...
Via Associated Press
November 23, 2013  |  Discuss

No. 15 Fresno St. seeks title vs. New Mexico

Fresno State already has a pregame celebration planned to honor quarterback Derek Carr and the other seniors for the final home game of the regular season. A win over New Mexico will give the 15th-ranked Bulldogs something more significant to celebrate after the game on Saturday as Fresno State would clinch the West Division championship in the Mountain West. ''I think it's great...
Via Associated Press
November 22, 2013  |  Discuss

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