|Born:||June 8, 1988|
|Height:||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Weight:||335 lb (152 kg)|
|High school:||Central (Louisville, Kentucky)|
|NFL Draft:||2010 / Round: 3 / Pick: 83|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of 2019|
|Player stats at NFL.com|
Corey Peters (born June 8, 1988) is an American football nose tackle who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in the third round of the 2010 NFL Draft. He played college football at Kentucky.
Peters played high school football for Louisville Central High School, where he was first-team all state.
Peters played college football at Kentucky. He started two games as a freshman and started 12 games as a sophomore. As a junior, he tallied 36 tackles, 10 tackles for loss and four quarterback sacks. As a senior Peters had four sacks and twelve tackles for losses. Peters was also named second-team All-SEC as a senior.
|Height||Weight||Arm length||Hand size||40-yard dash||10-yard split||20-yard split||20-yard shuttle||Three-cone drill||Vertical jump||Broad jump||Bench press|
|6 ft 3 1⁄4 in
|4.90 s||1.68 s||2.83 s||4.49 s||7.31 s||33 in
|8 ft 7 in
|All values from NFL Combine and Pro Day|
Peters was drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in the third round, 83rd overall, of the 2010 NFL Draft. The Atlanta Falcons signed Corey Peters to a four-year deal on June 8, 2010.
On March 4, 2014, Peters and the Falcons agreed on a one-year deal that kept him in Atlanta throughout the 2014 season.
On March 10, 2015, Peters signed a three-year deal with the Arizona Cardinals. He tore his left Achilles tendon on August 20, 2015 during practice, and was placed on injured reserve the next day.
On December 1, 2017, Peters signed a three-year contract extension with the Cardinals.
In 2018, Peters started 15 games, recording a career-high 51 tackles and 2.5 sacks.
In Week 10 of the 2020 season, Peters suffered a season-ending knee injury and was placed on injured reserve on November 19, 2020.
|Year||Team||GP||COMB||TOTAL||AST||SACK||FF||FR||FR YDS||INT||IR YDS||AVG IR||LNG||TD||PD|
|2015||ARI||Did not play due to injury|