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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

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

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Redskins FS Meriweather out for the season

Posted Nov. 20, 2012 @ 11:48 a.m. ET
Redskins FS Brandon Meriweather will miss the rest of the season with a torn ACL, the team confirmed Tuesday.

NFC East Spin cycle: Cowboys, Redskins win to set up Thanksgiving showdown

Posted Nov. 19, 2012 @ 12:21 p.m. ET
The Cowboys and Redskins both won in Week 11 to set up a Thanksgiving Day showdown between the longtime rivals.

RG3, Redskins roll past Eagles

Posted Nov. 18, 2012 @ 4:51 p.m. ET
Redskins QB Robert Griffin III threw for 200 yards and ran for 84 in a 31-6 win over the Eagles.

NFL fines Redskins CB Hall for incident with official

Posted Nov. 14, 2012 @ 11:16 p.m. ET
The NFL fined Redskins CB DeAngelo Hall $30,000 for an incident with an official in the team’s Week Nine game.

NFC East Spin cycle: Cowboys closing the game with Giants

Posted Nov. 12, 2012 @ 1:02 p.m. ET
Should the Giants be concerned? They're now only 1.5 games up in the East over the Cowboys, who won in Philly.

For RG3, Redskins' bye comes at good time

Posted Nov. 09, 2012 @ 10:57 a.m. ET
The Redskins will use the bye week to keep Robert Griffin III sharp and find ways to continue making him effective.

NFC East Spin cycle: What's wrong with Eli?

Posted Nov. 05, 2012 @ 11:56 p.m. ET
It wasn’t the division’s finest hour in Week Nine, with all three teams losing prior to the Eagles’ Monday-night game against the Saints.

Panthers top Redskins to end losing skid

Posted Nov. 04, 2012 @ 4:45 p.m. ET
Cam Newton completed 13 of 23 passes for 201 yards with a touchdown as the  Panthers snapped a five-game losing streak with a win over the Redskins.

NFC East Spin cycle: Giant win puts champs in control

Posted Oct. 29, 2012 @ 12:59 p.m. ET
The Giants stand alone atop the division ahead of the Cowboys, Redskins and Eagles, all of whom lost in Week Eight.

Steelers bottle up RG3 in win

Posted Oct. 28, 2012 @ 4:23 p.m. ET
The Steelers swarmed Washington's precocious star on Sunday, keeping Robert Griffin III in check during a dominant 27-12 victory.

The Redskins' 'rootin', tootin' cowboy'

Posted Oct. 25, 2012 @ 10:03 p.m. ET
Seventy five years ago, a rookie named Slingin' Sammy Baugh chose football over baseball, and changed the game forever.

Redskins LB Fletcher skips practice, sees neurologist

Posted Oct. 25, 2012 @ 5:37 p.m. ET
London Fletcher is being evaluated for a head injury and has missed practice for a second consecutive day, putting his consecutive-games streak in doubt.

Redskins release RB Grant, sign RB Williams

Posted Oct. 23, 2012 @ 1:38 p.m. ET
The Redskins released RB Ryan Grant on Tuesday and brought back RB Keiland Williams.

TE Cooley rejoins Redskins

Posted Oct. 22, 2012 @ 2:43 p.m. ET
The Redskins brought back veteran TE Chris Cooley on Monday after Fred Davis suffered a season-ending Achilles injury on Sunday.

NFC East Spin cycle: Cruz-Manning again the difference

Posted Oct. 22, 2012 @ 12:58 p.m. ET
With the Eagles on bye, the Giants fended off the Redskins in a barn burner and the Cowboys stayed alive with a win at Carolina.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

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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