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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 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...

Hornet wide receiver DeAndre Carter dedicates season to brother

Wide receiver DeAndre Carter was awarded Co-Offensive Football Championship Subdivision Player of the Week by the Sports Network on Sept. 14. 

State Hornet Staff

September 25, 2013

On all six touchdown passes Sacramento State wide receiver DeAndre Carter has caught this season, he has finished the same way. He looked up to the sky.Carter is playing not only for his team and himself, but for Kaylan, his younger brother who died of cardiac arrest.“I dedicated this season to my ...