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Patrick Carter
Patrick Carter


St. Petersburg, Fla.

Last College:
Georgia Tech

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 215


At Louisville: Played nine games at wide receiver... transferred from Georgia Tech... one of the fastest players on the team.

2006: Missed four games with a sprained ankle... averaged 5.9 yards a punt return...caught five passes for 68 yards... has returned 17 punts for 107 yards... threw a 21-yard touchdown pass to Anthony Allen in the Orange Bowl win over Wake Forest... caught one pass for eight yards against Syracuse... caught three passes for 48 yards against Kentucky... returned four punts for 35 yards.

2005: Sat out after transferring from Georgia Tech.

2004: Took over the punt return duties beginning with the Maryland game ... averaged 8.4 yards on 26 returns... longest returns were a 29-yarder against Duke and a 25-yard return versus Virginia Tech... played quarterback in one game, relieving Reggie Ball in Tech's season-opening win over Samford... had two rushes for 22 yards but his only pass attempt was incomplete... redshirted in 2003.

Before Louisville: The No. 12 rated dual-threat quarterback in the nation, according to Rivals... rated the No. 19 quarterback in the nation by Tom Lemming... All-Region selection by PrepStar... member of the Florida Super 75 by the Florida Times-Union, which tabbed him the No. 5 quarterback in the state... rated the No. 46 prospect in Florida by the Orlando Sentinel... Honorable Mention All-State (Class 4-A) by the Florida Sportswriters Association... also made the All-Conference Academic team... threw for 2,304 yards and 21 touchdowns as a senior, when he also rushed for 300 yards and four scores... as a junior, he passed for 1,884 yards and 15 scores, along with 400 yards and four touchdowns on the ground... three-year letterman and team captain for coach Brian Bruch at Lakewood High... anchored 2003 state championship relay team in the 4x100 meters... son of John and Laura Carter... born 2/6/85... communications major... Older brother, Tim Carter, is a receiver for the Cleveland Browns.

Career Statistics (Receiving & Punt Returns) Year GP Rec Yds Avg TD Long PR Yds Avg. 2006 9-2 5 68 13.6 0 25 18 107 5.9 2004 8-0 0 0 0.0 0 0 26 218 8.4 Totals 17-2 5 68 13.6 0 25 44 325 7.4

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