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DeAndre Carter signs to Oakland Raiders practice squad

Former Sacramento State receiver DeAndre Carter is a member of the San Francisco 49ers practice squad. Carter has spent time with the Baltimore Ravens, Oakland Raiders, New England Patriots and 49ers in his three-year NFL career.

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

Wide reciever DeAndre Carter celebrates with his teammates after scoring a touchdown in a game against Menlo on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. The Hornets went on to win the game 59-14.

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

Sacramento State Hornets' senior wide receiver DeAndre Carter sprints down field during the 40-yard dash at Sac State's pro day on Friday, March 5, 2015 at Hornet Stadium.

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

Carter draws attention at football’s pro day

Senior DeAndre Carter sprints down field in a 40-yard dash drill during pro day on Friday, March 6, 2015 at Sacramento State.

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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