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Alex Carder - NFL Draft Profile

Team
Round
Selection
PositionQuarterback
SchoolWestern Michigan
YearSR
Born10/22/1989
Height6-2
Weight215
High SchoolShawnee Mission NW (Shawnee, Kansas)
An All-MAC selection in 2011 as a junior with Western Michigan...Candidate for Manning, Unitas Golden Arm, Davey O'Brien, Senior Bowl, Walter Camp Player of the Year awards heading into senior campaign...Suffered a hand injury against Connecticut in late September of 2012 which required surgery and missed several games before returning to action for the final two outings of the campaign...Finished final season with 1,652 passing yards and 13 touchdowns, with 10 interceptions...Responsible for just under 9,000 career passing yards and logged just more than twice as many TDs (74) as INTs (36) in 39games with the Broncos...Set single-season mark for passing yards at WMU in 2011 with 3,873 and also established single-game record for the Broncos with 548 yards and seven touchdowns versus Toledo...Invited to take part in the 2013 East-West Shrine Game...Put up some very strong numbers against questionable defenses and injury does not help his cause...Comfortable both under center and in the shot gun...Good decision maker...Tough and gritty player with adequate mobility...Lacks ideal size and only has average arm strength.

2012 Season Stats
 Wk.Opp.Pass Att.Pass Comp.Pass YardsPass TDINTCar.Rush YdsRush TDRush Avg.Result
1at Illinois4326239133-310-10.3L 24-7
2vs. Eastern Ill40293645131103.7W 52-21
3at Minnesota4424209116701.2L 28-23
4vs. Connecticut3418237101707W 30-24
5vs. Toledo000000000L 37-17
6vs. Massachusetts000000000W 52-14
7at Ball State000000000L 30-24
8at Kent State000000000L 41-24
9vs. Northern Ill000000000L 48-34
10at Central Mich000000000W 42-31
11at Buffalo371927534185202.9L 29-24
12vs. Eastern Mich50293282194204.7L 29-23
Collegiate Career
 SeasonPass Att.Pass Comp.Pass YardsPass TDINTRatingCar.Rush YdsRush TDRush Avg.
201224814516521310123.7408802.2
201150233038733114145.312827042.1
201045828933343012140.610922662.1
2009752700103.881602

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