Tory Carter
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Carter at LSU in 2019
No. 44 – Tennessee Titans
Position:Fullback
Personal information
Born: (1999-03-16) March 16, 1999 (age 23)
Height:6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight:229 lb (104 kg)
Career information
High school:Lee County
(Leesburg, Georgia)
College:LSU (2017–2020)
Undrafted:2021
Career history
Roster status:Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com · PFR

Tory Carter (born March 16, 1999) is an American football fullback for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the LSU Tigers.

Early life and high school

Carter grew up in Valdosta, Georgia and attended Lee County High School.[1]

College career

Carter played for the LSU Tigers for four seasons. He played in 11 games and caught two passes for 15 yards as a junior as LSU won the 2020 College Football Playoff National Championship.[2] Carter completed his collegiate career with two carries for four yards rushing and 16 receptions for 157 yards and two touchdowns in 42 games played.[3]

Professional career

Carter was signed by the Tennessee Titans as an undrafted free agent on May 1, 2021.[4] He was waived during final roster cuts on August 31, 2021, but was signed to the team's practice squad the next day.[5] He was elevated to the active roster on September 26, 2021, for the team's week 3 game against the Indianapolis Colts and made his NFL debut in the game.[6] He was signed to the active roster on October 30.[7] Carter was placed on injured reserve on December 18 after he suffered an ankle injury in the team's week 14 win against the Jacksonville Jaguars.[8]

References

  1. ^ Dellenger, Ross (October 10, 2017). "Who is Tory Carter? Fullback from birth, hard-nosed father's son and LSU's hotshot freshman". The New Orleans Advocate. Retrieved November 16, 2021.
  2. ^ "Lee County grad Tory Carter makes NFL debut with Tennessee Titans". The Albany Herald. September 29, 2021. Retrieved November 16, 2021.
  3. ^ "LSU FB Tory Carter announces he's not returning for another season". KPLCTV.com. December 30, 2020. Retrieved September 27, 2021.
  4. ^ Chrisman, Spencer (May 1, 2021). "2021 NFL Draft: LSU FB Tory Carter has signed with the Tennessee Titans as a UDFA". WAFB.com. Retrieved September 27, 2021.
  5. ^ Glennon, John (September 1, 2021). "Twelve Cut By Titans Signed to Practice Squad". SI.com. Retrieved September 27, 2021.
  6. ^ "'We know what we're capable of': Tennessee Titans' new-look defense a pleasant surprise". The Tennessean. September 27, 2021. Retrieved September 27, 2021.
  7. ^ Wyatt, Jim (October 30, 2021). "Titans Sign FB Tory Carter to Active Roster While Elevating Two Others for Sunday's Game vs Colts". TennesseeTitans.com.
  8. ^ https://www.cbssports.com/fantasy/football/news/titans-tory-carter-placed-on-ir/