Derek Dallas Carr was born on 28th of March in the year 1991 in Fresno, California. His father is Rodger Carr and his mother is Sheryl Carr. He has two elder brothers named as David Carr and Darren Carr.
Derek’s parents shifted to Bakersfield and he attended Bakersfield Christian High School there. Derek started his high schooling from Clements High School in Sugar Land, Texas. His football career began in this school and he was very good player since school. He played as freshman in the team for one year and then became backup quarterback as a sophomore. He debuted as a quarterback when a player had an injury just before starting of season.
Derek was highly recruited in his junior year. He made many college choices but got a football scholarship from Fresno State University and Utah, so he attended Fresno State University in 2008. Carr enrolled as an early freshman for the spring semester at FSU in the year 2009 so he could participate with Bulldogs in spring football. However, before 2009 season, Fresno State Head Coach Pat Hill announced that junior Ryan Colburn would start over Carr but then he said that Carr will be in the mix for the starting quarterback position and Carr took quarterback position in the year 2011.
Derek had a spectacular college career, he threw for 12,843 passing yards and 113 touchdowns. He named many achievements in his college career, he was selected in Two Time All America selection as junior and senior and became Mountain West Offensive Player of the Year twice.
In the year 2013, Derek won Sammy Baugh Award which is given to the top collegiate passer of the nation. He also got National Football Foundation National Scholar Athlete in 2013 and in the same year was the fifth Academic All American in school history.
In 2014, Derek participated in NFL combine and was drafted in second round by Oakland Raiders. For 2015 NFL season , Carr had one of the best statistical seasons by any quarterback in franchise history and in 2016 was named to his Pro Bowl. Currently, Derek Carr is playing as a starting quarterback in the tam Oakland Raiders.
In his personal life Derek is living happily with his family. He married a very beautiful girl Heather Neel in the year 2012. The couple has two sons named as Dallas Carr who was born in 2013 and Deker Luke Carr who was born in 2016.
Derek Carr Net Worth in year 2017 is approximately $3.5 Million US Dollars
Derek Carr has a net worth of $3.5 million US dollars as in 2017. He is a very famous American footballer and is currently in four year contract worth $5.3 million with Oakland Raiders. As Derek is setting new records in his game, his net worth is also increasing day by day. His annual salary is $1.3 million and the star has assets worth $15 million. It is expected that in the next three years, his net worth is likely to grow around 120% based on current estimates. The star is also owner of very luxurious house and many cars.
Derek Carr Assets
Derek Carr owns a best luxury house in California worth $1.6 million. He is staying in this home with his family since 2013. Derek also has quite large collection of cars. He owns few of the best luxury cars in the world including Porsche and Nissan.
An official announcement has been made that the football team Oakland Raiders is migrating to Los Vegas. On this the team’s starting quarterback, Derek Carr encountered media and said that no matter if they will play for Los Vegas from now on wards but still they all love Oakland and will carry a piece of Oakland with them to the Los Vegas. He said they will always give their best to make their nation proud of them and ended his statement by giving love to his family, Oakland and the team’s fans.
Derek Carr is one of the most respected football player of America. He is highly valued and most noticeable player and is said to be one of the shining star in the world of football. He achieved his goals and success through his hard work and determination and we hope the player raise more in his career.