Jerry Jones still thinks Bruce Carter will be “outstanding”

Cowboys linebacker Bruce Carter had a disappointing season in 2013. But the man who drafted Carter, Cowboys owner and General Manager Jerry Jones, hasn’t lost any confidence in him. Jones says Carter, whom the Cowboys selected with the 40th overall pick in the 2011 NFL draft, has all the talent they thought he had when they drafted him. Which just means that if Carter can play...
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February 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones still confident in Bruce Carter

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Cowboys owner Jerry Jones told the Dallas Morning News that he still believes linebacker Bruce Carter can be “outstanding” even though he struggled this past season. “He’s working at it, though. We saw things, there’s an old adage, if you’ve seen him do it a few times, you know...
Via Pro Football Zone
February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Training Camp Profile: Bruce Carter

  While Dez Bryant may be stealing all the media attention going into training camp, the player that I am most excited about for the 2013 season is linebacker Bruce Carter. At age 25, Carter is just now becoming the dominant player who the Cowboys thought he would be when they drafted him in the 2nd round in 2011. Originally projected as a 1st round pick, Carter dropped into the...
Via Football and Futbol
July 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys' Bruce Carter seeing move to 4-3 as no big deal

IRVING, Texas -- When Dallas drafted Bruce Carter in the second round of the 2011 NFL Draft, many wondered why the Cowboys rolled the dice on a linebacker who was coming off an ACL injury during his final season at North Carolina and a player many felt was a reach in the second round of the draft. After not playing much as a rookie, Carter proved his worth to the Dallas defense...
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June 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys Potential Breakout Player of 2013: Bruce Carter

The great thing about the NFL is that there are so many positions that every year, there is almost always at least one player who has a breakout year on every team, no matter how good or bad the team is. This is one part in a 32 part segment detailing one potential breakout player (rookies don’t count) for the 2013 NFL season on each NFL team. For the Dallas Cowboys, that player...
Via The Football Fan Spot
June 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Second year linebacker Bruce Carter becoming a leader in Dallas

When the Dallas Cowboys drafted Bruce Carter from the University of North Carolina they were expecting to get a football player who would come in right away and take over at the mike position.  Well that is exactly what they got from the very vocal rookie. Carter was selected 40th overall by Cowboys in the 2011 NFL Draft.  Due to a knee injury Carter slipped to the second round...
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October 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Cowboys Carter back to playing at full strength

IRVING, Texas-- For many rookies, their first season in the NFL is all about getting adjusted to the rigors of day-to-day life in the league, whether it's work days that often start before 7 AM and end about 10 hours later, the fact that football is now a job or other aspects of life as a rookie, year one is all one big acclimation process for rookies. However, for second-year...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
September 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Carter gets chance with Cowboys in Year Two

OXNARD, Calif. (AP) -- Bruce Carter's rookie year with the Dallas Cowboys was more like a redshirt season. That is what the Cowboys expected when they used their 2011 second-round draft pick on the linebacker coming off a knee injury. He was on the non-injury list through training camp and came back for the final 10 games as primarily a contributor on special teams. "He...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
August 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Cowboys LB Carter praised for improvement

IRVING, Texas -- There's a lot on Bruce Carter's plate entering his second NFL season. Because he was recovering from a torn knee ligament, the North Carolina product missed the first half of his rookie season. When he did see game action, the inside linebacker was mostly used on special teams. But being the 40th overall pick, the expectations are much higher in Year Two...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
June 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Week 16 Darkhorse: Bruce Carter

Courtesy Sports Illustrated In the previous game of Cowboys vs Eagles, the Cowboys were roasted for 34 points and an extremely good game from Vick. This week, it won’t be the same and Bruce Carter is one of the main reasons why. Week 8 was Bruce’s first active week in a Cowboys uniform, fresh off an ACL tear last December. He has suited up every game since and has been a constant...
Via The Landry Hat
December 23, 2011  |  Discuss

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