Originally posted on The Insider  |  Last updated 12/7/11

FOXBOROUGH, MA - AUGUST 26: Defensive end Andre Carter #99 of the Washington Redskins warms up before a preseason game against the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium on August 26, 2006 in Foxborough, Massachusetts. The Pats defeated the Redskins 41-0. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)
For Andre Carter, the 2011 NFL season has represented a renaissance. Released by the Redskins in March, Carter signed this offseason with the New England Patriots and now ranks ninth in the league with nine sacks. Carter had his best year as a Redskin in 2009, recording 11 sacks to lead the team, along with Brian Orakpo. But when Coach Mike Shanahan took over the following offseason and directed the change to a 3-4 defense, Carter had to switch from defensive end to outside linebacker. Read full article >>
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