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DeAndre Carter signs to Oakland Raiders practice squad

DeAndre Carter signs to Oakland Raiders practice squad

Jeremiah Martinez

September 16, 2015

After being cut by the Baltimore Ravens last month, former Sacramento State receiver DeAndre Carter signed with the Oakland Raiders practice squad, announced by the team on Monday.Carter originally signed with the Ravens as an undrafted free agent after the 2015 NFL Draft last May.The speedy receiver...

DeAndre Carter cut from Ravens’ roster

DeAndre Carter cut from Ravens’ roster

Jeremiah Martinez

August 31, 2015

Former Sacramento State receiver DeAndre Carter has been cut by the Baltimore Ravens, it was announced Monday morning.Carter was among the cuts the Ravens announced today. Carter signed with the team as an undrafted free agent after the NFL draft last May."We are all disappointed for DeAndre, but by ...

Carter signs as undrafted free agent; Safron receives mini-camp invite

Graphic by Eddie Roth

May 4, 2015

After hundreds of college football prospects were selected in the 2015 NFL Draft on April 30 through May 2, former Sacramento State receiver DeAndre Carter was disappointed he wasn’t one of the players to get his name called, but still received an opportunity of a lifetime.Carter signed with the B...

DeAndre Carter prepares for upcoming NFL Draft

DeAndre Carter prepares for upcoming NFL Draft

Jeremiah Martinez

April 29, 2015

Starting Thursday, hundreds of college football prospects will anticipate getting their name called during the 2015 NFL Draft, including former Sacramento State receiver DeAndre Carter.Currently, Carter is projected as a seventh round selection, according to Lance Zierlein and Chad Reuter of NFL.com....

Carter draws attention at football’s pro day

Carter draws attention at football’s pro day

State Hornet Staff

March 6, 2015

Draft eligible Hornets showcased their skills in front of NFL scouts, when Sacramento State football hosted its pro day Friday at Hornet Stadium.Wide receiver DeAndre Carter, quarterback Garrett Safron and defensive end Jaycee Totty were some of the notable participants in the event. All three hired a...

Former Hornets ready to impress on pro day

State Hornet Staff

February 28, 2015

Draft eligible Hornets will get their chance to impress NFL scouts when Sacramento State football hosts its pro day Friday, March 6.The event will take place at 10 a.m. in Hornet Stadium and will be open to the public.Notable Hornets participating in the pro day are wide receiver DeAndre Carter, qua...

Jody Sears creates a riding for the brand mentality for football

Jamil M. Taylor

February 25, 2015

Sacramento State football coach Jody Sears places his hand on the Causeway Classic trophy as he describes his hopes for the 2015 season at the Alumni Center on Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015. 

DeAndre Carter overcomes adversity, tragedy in pursuit of NFL career

Jeremiah Martinez

February 21, 2015

With many of this year’s draft prospects hoping to make an impact next season in the NFL, Sacramento State’s DeAndre Carter has similar dreams of his own.During his junior season in 2013, his little brother Kaylan Carter, 17, passed away due to cardiac arrest. It was that moment that motivated him to p...

Former Sac State linebacker overcomes rocky start to NFL career

Rachel Rosenbaum

January 27, 2015

As a prospective professional athlete hoping to compete in the NFL, coming out of a Division I football program that isn't a household name or known for its rowdy 12th man crowd can make it difficult to stand out among the other major-college competition. Current Denver Broncos linebacker Todd D...

Safron leaves behind legacy at Sac State

James Frazier

December 10, 2014

The Sacramento State football season has come to a close after a season-ending win over UC Davis on Nov. 22, in what was the first career Causeway Classic victory for this year’s graduating class of seniors.Among those seniors is Garrett Safron, who leaves Sac State as the most decorated and accomplished qua...

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