Tra Carson
Tra Carson
28-Year-Old Running BackRB
 Free Agent  
Free Agent
2020 Fantasy Outlook
There was no outlook written for Tra Carson in 2020. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.
$Released by the Lions in April of 2020.
Cut loose after draft
RBFree Agent
April 27, 2020
The Lions cut Carson on Monday, Tim Twentyman of the Lions' official site reports.
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Carson spent time with the Lions and Packers in 2019, even making a surprise start Week 8 and taking 12 carries for 34 yards. He then suffered a hamstring injury, which led to the Lions placing him on IR and then cutting him, only to re-sign him in January. The team is letting Carson go again after using second- and fifth-round draft picks on running backs D'Andre Swift and Jason Huntley.
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Measurables Review View College Player Page
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Height
5' 11"
 
Weight
228 lbs
 
Bench Press
19 reps
 
Hand Length
9.25 in
 
Arm Length
31.50 in
 
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357 days ago
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358 days ago
While he carries huge price tag, Minnesota running back Delvin Cook is averaging more than 20 fantasy points per game and should hit that mark once again this week.
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360 days ago
Erik Siegrist previews the Monday night game as the Cowboys travel to the Meadowlands for an NFC East matchup with the Giants.
2016 Fantasy Outlook
Signed by the Bengals as an undrafted rookie this year, Tra Carson faces an uphill battle to make the roster, let alone make a fantasy impact. His best shot at the team will be as a practice squad member, and, if he somehow manages to make the 53-man roster, special teams will likely be the main reason.
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Secures deal with Detroit
RBDetroit Lions
January 7, 2020
Carson signed a reserve/future contract with the Lions on Tuesday.
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Gets tryout with Detroit
RBFree Agent
December 10, 2019
Carson worked out for the Lions recently, Adam Caplan of SiriusXM Radio reports.
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Cut loose by Lions
RBFree Agent
Hamstring
November 8, 2019
The Lions released Carson (hamstring) from injured reserve Friday.
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Lands on injured reserve
RBDetroit Lions
Hamstring
November 2, 2019
Carson (hamstring) was placed on injured reserve Saturday.
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Questionable with hamstring injury
RBDetroit Lions
Hamstring
November 1, 2019
Carson (hamstring) is listed as questionable for Sunday's game in Oakland, Michael Rothstein of ESPN.com reports.
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