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In light of defensive end Andre Carter's quad injury, which will likely require surgery, the Patriots will rely upon Mark Anderson to fill the pass-rushing void, and he got off to a strong start Sunday against the Broncos. Anderson, a defensive end by trade, has shifted more to an outside linebacker role in recent weeks, and that's where the majority of his reps came in Denver. Anderson played 33 of the Patriots' 40 defensive snaps, including plays negated by penalties, after Carter's injury, and he lined up as an outside linebacker 25 times. Anderson made some serious contributions during his...
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The Patriots have lost 32-year old starting DE Andre Carter for the rest of the 2011 season due to a quad injury. Carter played in 14 games for the Patriots this year and he had 52 tackles, 10 sacks, 2 forced fumbles, 1 pass defensed and 5 tackles for a loss. He has now played in 163 games in his first 11 years in the NFL and he has 494 tackles, 76 sacks, 17 forced fumbles, 4...
The New England Patriots placed defensive end Andre Carter on season-ending injured reserve with a leg injury.
Carter was hurt in Sunday's 41-23 win at Denver. His agent has said he will need surgery for a quad-related injury.
In his first season with the Patriots, Carter registered 59 tackles with a team-high 10 sacks - his fourth season with double-digit sacks.
To take his...
New England Patriots defensive end Andre Carter was carted to the locker room with a left knee injury during Sunday's game against the Denver Broncos.
Carter remained on the turf for several moments before getting the ride to the locker room. The team has not made an immediate declaration on his availability to return to the contest.
Carter was enjoying a productive first season...
Patriots defensive end Andre Carter will require surgery and miss the remainder of the season. (Doug Benz/Reuters)<img ... [visit site to read more]
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New England Patriots defensive end Andre Carter will not play again this season after suffering a quadriceps injury in the first quarter of Sunday's 41-23 win against the Denver Broncos, The Boston Globe reported, citing sources.
Carter became the Patriots' most consistent pass-rusher, racking up 10 sacks, after signing as a veteran free agent at the beginning of training...
The New England Patriots have placed defensive end Andre Carter on injured reserve. Tuesday's move ends the season of the team's leader in sacks with 10 and sidelines a key player on a struggling defense. The Patriots have allowed the most yards in the NFL for nearly the entire season. Carter started all 14 games.
The New England Patriots placed defensive end Andre Carter on injured reserve with a quadriceps injury, ending his season.
And the Patriots signed defensive lineman Cedric McKinley to the practice squad after recently trying him out.
Carter, 32, signed with the Patriots on Aug. 8.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The New England Patriots have placed defensive end and sacks leader Andre Carter on injured reserve.
New England Patriots defensive end Andre Carter suffered a left knee injury late in the first quarter of Sunday's game against Denver.
As what was expected by many, New England Patriots defensive end Andre Carter is done for the 2011 season.
Patriots defensive end Andre Carter will be placed on injured reserve, ending his season, a league source confirmed last night.
In the second quarter, the Patriots were thinking comeback. From down 16-7 against the Broncos, they had made it 17-16. Yet after DE Mark Anderson forced a fumble of QB Tim Tebow, they were facing fourth-and-1 on the Denver 31.
The Patriots lined up in their big, short-yardage formation, and so did the Broncos — who had no CBs on the field. It was obvious the Patriots were going...
The Patriots officially put defensive end Andre Carter on injured reserve.