|occupation||American football quarterback|
|education||Bakersfield Christian High School|
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An American football quarterback, Derek Carr is the professional name of Derek Dallas Carr. Currently, Derek Carr is one of the highest paid players in the history of NFL. He plays as quarterback for the Oakland Raiders of the National Football League.
Derek Carr was born on March 28, 1991, in Fresno, California. He was born to Rodger Carr, father, and Sheryl Carr, mother and grew up with his siblings named, David Carr and Darren Carr. His brother, David Carr is a former American football quarterback who played in the National Football League. Derek belongs to a white ethnicity and holds an American nationality.
Derek Carr went to the Bakersfield Christian High School where he completed his elementary education. During his school year, he began his football career at Clements High School in Sugar Land, Texas.
As a starter, Derek Carr made gradual progress for the Clements High School where he passed for 1246 yards and 12 touchdowns. Then, Derek led his team to an undefeated 13-0 season before losing in the quarter finals of the 2007 Class 5A Division.
In the year 2013, Derek Carr was honored with 2013 CFPA Elite QB for his performance over three seasons at Fresno State. In the year 2014, Derek was selected by the Oakland Raiders in the second round of the 2014 NFL Draft. After that, Carr signed a four-year contract with the NFL. Thus, Carr received a $5.37 million with $2.2 million signing bonus.
Derek Carr; Instagram
Against the New York Jets, Derek made his first career regular-season start on September 7 where he passed for 151 yards and two touchdowns during his professional debut.
Instagram; Derek Carr
Derek Carr finished with 513 passing yards in the week 8 against Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Derek completed 21 of 31 pass attempts for 295 yards. In the year 2017, Derek signed a five year, $125 million contract extensions with $40 million fully guaranteed, $70 million in total guarantees with $12.5 million signing bonus.After this, Derek Carr was the highest paid player in terms of average money per day.
Derek Carr Instagram; Derek in 4 no. Jersey
Speaking about his personal life, his relationship is perfect. Derek Carr is a married man. His wife name is Heather Neel. The couple married on June 29, 2012, after dating a couple of years. Since their marriage the couple living perfectly together thus there is no any issue of disputes or separation between the love birds. Dallas is decent and never been part of any controversy.
Derek with his wife, Heather; Instagram
The husband and wife are blessed with two sons named, Dallas Carr and Dekker Luke Carr born on March 16, 2016.
Love birds, Carr and his wife, Heather; Instagram
Derek Carr is a successful football player from his dedication and determination and is one of the shining stars from the world of football. And he has a perfect height of 6 feet and 3 inches. His footballer career made his financially strong as he receives a huge amount, and currently, he has a net worth of around $125 million. Similarly, Derek Carr is also active on social networking sites such as Instagram and Twitter. Currently, Derek Carr has million of followers on his social net working sites.