Derek Carr
#4 Quarterback

Derek Carr

Height / Weight
6'3" / 210 lbs
Born
Mar 28, 1991 (30)
College
Fresno State
NFL Draft
2014: Rd. 2, No. 36 (LV)
NFL Career
8th Season
Nationality
American
Net Worth
$90 million
SEASON STATS
2020
CMP%
67.3
-3.1
TD/INT
27/9
YDS/G
256.4
+3.1
RTG
101.4
+0.6
PLAYER INFO
Full Name: Derek Dallas Carr
Place of Birth: Fresno, California
Education: Fresno State
Parents: Sheryl Carr, Roger Carr

Derek Carr Stats, Bio, Age, Net Worth, & Career

Derek Carr is an American football quarterback for the Las Vegas Raiders in the NFL.

After a career at Fresno State, Carr was drafted by the Raiders in the second round of the 2014 NFL Draft. His older brother is former 1st overall pick NFL quarterback and current analyst David Carr.

Carr holds the record for most passing touchdowns in Raiders franchise history.

In 2017, Carr signed a five-year, $125 million contract extension with $40 million fully guaranteed.

Derek Carr Football Career

Derek Carr High School Career (Bakersfield Christian High School)

Derek Carr passed for 1,246 yards and 12 touchdowns as a sophomore for Clements High School, and then had 1,622 yards and 16 touchdowns as a junior, where he led his team to an undefeated 13–0 season.

Thanks to his impressive play, Carr received heavy recruitment interest during his junior season from Fresno State, SMU, Boise State, the University of Southern California, UCLA, and Utah.

Ultimately, he verbally committed to Fresno State on May 25, 2008, at the end of his junior year. 

Derek Carr College Career (Fresno State Bulldogs)

Derek Carr started three seasons at Fresno State, amassing 12,843 passing yards and 113 touchdowns. He won the MWC Offensive Player of the Year for his play during the  2012 season. Carr received the 2013 CFPA Elite QB Award for his performance over three seasons at Fresno State. 

In the 2013 season, Carr led the FBS with 5,083 yards and 50 touchdowns.

He finished in 8th place in the Heisman Trophy voting, and also led Fresno State to an MWC Conference Championship.

Derek Carr NFL Career

Derek Carr was selected by the Oakland Raiders in the second round of the 2014 NFL Draft with the 36th overall pick, making him was the fourth quarterback to be selected that year. 

Two years later, Carr replaced Aaron Rodgers in the 2016 Pro Bowl, making him the first Raiders quarterback to be named to the Pro Bowl since Rich Gannon in 2002.

After two seasons, Carr had 53 career touchdown passes, the second-most by a quarterback in his first two seasons, behind Dan Marino's 68. 

In 2017, Carr signed a five-year, $125 million contract extension with $40 million fully guaranteed, $70 million in total guarantees and a $12.5 million signing bonus. This deal surpassed Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck's contract as the league's highest-paid player in terms of average money per year at the time.

Carr finished the 2019 season with 4,054 passing yards, 21 passing touchdowns, and eight interceptions as the Raiders finished with a 7–9 record.

Derek Carr Net Worth, Salary, Endorsements & Career Earnings

Derek Carr has a net worth of $90 million, and he signed a five-year, $125 million contract extension with $40 million fully guaranteed, $70 million in total guarantees and a $12.5 million signing bonus on June 22, 2017.

Carr has endorsement deals with Nike and Panini.

Derek Carr Personal Life

Football runs in Carr's family. Carr's brother, David, was the first overall pick of the Houston Texans in the 2002 NFL Draft. Carr's uncle, Lon Boyett, was a Raiders tight end during the 1978 season.

Carr married Heather Neel on June 29, 2012. The couple have three sons. Carr is a devoted Christian and believes faith is the important thing in his life. 

Awards & Achievements

Pro Bowls:

Pro Bowl

2015-2017

Derek Carr Quotes

"There won't be a day when I stop working to be a better version of myself, so I'm going to keep working and I will get better."

"When I put my helmet on, I'm ultra competitive, talking trash."

"I want to be perfect at everything, knowing I'll never be perfect at it, but that's my goal."

Derek Carr Fun Facts

He has a Golden Labrador retriever named Bruce Wayne.

He plays guitar, piano and the drums.

He loves to play basketball.

Career stats
2020
LV
2019
LV
2018
LV
2017
LV
2016
LV
2015
LV
2014
LV
Season Team FPTS SNP% CMP ATT CMP% YDS AVG TD INT LNG RTG
2020
281.12 92.98 348 517 67.3 4,103 7.9 27 9 85 101.4
2019
252.36 97.78 361 513 70.4 4,054 7.9 21 8 75 100.8
2018
226.26 98.85 381 553 68.9 4,049 7.3 19 10 66 93.9
2017
219.44 92.50 323 515 62.7 3,496 6.8 22 13 87 86.4
2016
274.22 93.66 356 559 63.7 3,933 7.0 28 6 75 96.7
2015
284.28 96.04 350 573 61.1 3,987 7.0 32 13 68 91.1
2014
203.50 95.82 348 599 58.1 3,270 5.5 21 12 77 76.6
Recent Games
Sun 1/3
Sat 12/26
Thu 12/17
Sun 12/13
Sun 12/6
Sun 11/29
Sun 11/22
Sun 11/15
Sun 11/8
Sun 11/1
Date Opp RESULT FPTS SNP% CMP ATT CMP% YDS AVG TD INT LNG RTG
1/3
W 32-31
22.94 100.00 24 38 63.2 371 9.8 2 2 57 91.0
12/26
L 26-25
23.24 100.00 21 34 61.8 336 9.9 1 0 85 104.5
12/17
L 30-27
2.12 14.47 3 5 60.0 53 10.6 0 0 30 96.2
12/13
L 44-27
25.84 100.00 31 45 68.9 316 7.0 2 2 47 85.0
12/6
W 31-28
32.74 100.00 28 47 59.6 381 8.1 3 1 46 97.9
11/29
L 6-43
1.60 82.54 22 34 64.7 215 6.3 0 1 36 70.1
11/22
L 35-31
22.60 100.00 23 31 74.2 275 8.9 3 1 29 119.7
11/15
W 12-37
7.16 100.00 16 25 64.0 154 6.2 0 0 25 81.1
11/8
W 31-26
14.00 100.00 13 23 56.5 165 7.2 2 0 53 108.1
11/1
W 16-6
12.54 100.00 15 24 62.5 111 4.6 1 0 17 87.3