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Adam Carriker

Adam Carriker - #94 - DE

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 6"/ 305 lbs.
Birthday 05/06/1984
Birthplace Hastings, NE
College Nebraska
Years played 7
Drafted 2007, 1st round, 13th pick by Rams

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Redskins TE Cooley (concussion) will see a specialist

Posted Oct. 18, 2010 @ 6:52 p.m. ET
Redskins TE Chris Cooley will see a specialist after suffering a concussion in Sunday night's loss to the Colts.

NBC wins ratings battle vs. playoff baseball

Posted Oct. 18, 2010 @ 12:40 p.m. ET
Sunday night's Colts-Redskins game drew a 13.2 overnight TV rating, as NBC's number continue to go up while airing against playoff baseball.

Redskins TE Cooley leaves game with concussion

Posted Oct. 17, 2010 @ 11:55 p.m. ET
Redskins TE Chris Cooley left Sunday night's game in the second half because of a concussion.

Manning throws for over 300 yards in Colts win over Redskins

Posted Oct. 17, 2010 @ 11:51 p.m. ET
Peyton Manning threw for 307 yards and two touchdowns Sunday night, leading the Indianapolis Colts to a 27-24 win over the Washington Redskins.

Haynesworth among Redskins inactives

Posted Oct. 17, 2010 @ 7:34 p.m. ET
Redskins DT Albert Haynesworth has been declared inactive for Sunday night's game against the Colts.

Fired Minnesota coach Brewster could return to NFL

Posted Oct. 17, 2010 @ 4:03 p.m. ET
An NFL insider has told PFW that Tim Brewster, who was fired Sunday as head coach at the University of Minnesota, could resurface in the NFL as an offensive assistant.

Brown, Gonzalez don't travel with Colts

Posted Oct. 16, 2010 @ 6:39 p.m. ET
The Colts will be without RB Donald Brown (hamstring), WR Anthony Gonzalez (ankle) and DB Jacob Lacey (foot) for their Sunday-night game against the Redskins.

Redskins want to better utilize speedy Armstrong

Posted Oct. 16, 2010 @ 6:28 p.m. ET
With undrafted first-year WR Anthony Armstrong making the most of his occasional touches, Washington wants to get the ball in his hands more often, according to NFC East Whispers.

Redskins give Landry a chance to shine

Posted Oct. 15, 2010 @ 10:01 a.m. ET
Redskins SS LaRon Landry is playing his best football yet, making a ton of tackles and leading a resurgent group that got out of the gate slowly.

Colts face RB questions

Posted Oct. 14, 2010 @ 4:47 p.m. ET
The Colts' top three running backs — Joseph Addai, Donald Brown and Mike Hart — all face injury questions heading into the Week Six matchup vs. the Redskins.

Hidden factors keyed Redskins' win

Posted Oct. 11, 2010 @ 7:19 p.m. ET
Donovan McNabb had a great passing day and the Redskins' defense stepped up in their overtime win over the Packers. But a lot of factors, some more obvious than others, played a part in the 16-13 victory.

Redskins top Packers in overtime

Posted Oct. 10, 2010 @ 5:23 p.m. ET
LaRon Landry's diving interception set up Graham Gano's 33-yard field goal 6:54 into overtime Sunday, and the Redskins battled back from a 10-point fourth-quarter hole for a 16-13 win over the Packers.

Haynesworth will miss game to attend memorial

Posted Oct. 10, 2010 @ 10:30 a.m. ET
Redskins DT Albert Haynesworth will miss Sunday's game against the Packers to attend a memorial motorcycle ride for his half brother who was killed last week in a motorcycle accident.

Redskins' Torain tries to shed injury label

Posted Oct. 09, 2010 @ 2:15 p.m. ET
Now that he has a starting opportunity with Clinton Portis out 4-6 weeks, Redskins RB Ryan Torain must prove he can stay in the lineup.

Report: Redskins cut WR Thomas

Posted Oct. 09, 2010 @ 12:04 p.m. ET
Washington has cut WR Devin Thomas, who has no catches on the season, according to an ESPN report.

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Posted Sept. 17, 2012
Washington Redskins players say they expect Carriker to be out for the season with a right knee injury.||||||| Coach Mike Shanahan said after Sunday's 31-28 loss to St. Louis that Carriker's injury didn't look good and suggested it would require surgery.
Posted March 20, 2012
The Redskins announced Tuesday that defensive end Adam Carriker has signed his new deal. Carriker last week agreed to a four-year, $20 million contract with $7 million guaranteed.||||||| Carriker returns for his third season with the Redskins. He had 5 1/2 sacks last season.
Posted March 13, 2012
The Washington Redskins have agreed to terms to re-sign Carriker to a four-year, $20 million contract.||||||| The deal gives Carriker $7 million in guaranteed money. It was completed within the first two hours of the NFL free agency signing period Tuesday. Carriker will be returning for his third year with the Redskins. He had 5 1/2 sacks last season.
Posted April 20, 2010
The St. Louis Rams have traded Carriker, a first-round pick in 2007 who's been held back by injuries, to the Washington Redskins for a late-round pick in the draft.||||||| Carriker was the 13th overall pick in 2007 out of Nebraska. He missed last season with a shoulder injury. He will be reunited with defensive coordinator Jim Haslett, a former Rams coach.
Posted Sept. 05, 2009
Carriker and defensive end Eric Moore were placed on injured reserve Saturday by the Rams.||||||| Carriker and Moore were injured in the preseason finale Thursday against the Kansas City Chiefs. Carriker hurt a shoulder and Moore a hand.

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