Bruce Carter will block that kick
Bruce Carter, designated punt blocker? Perhaps. The Dallas Cowboys linebacker deflected a punt in the first quarter Sunday against the Tennessee Titans. He had a...Wednesday September 17, 2014Can Bruce Carter Ever Live Up To Lofty Expectations?
Dallas Cowboys' coach Jason Garrett is so excited about Bruce Carter’s new role that during minicamp he brought a group of reporters into a coaching...Saturday September 13, 2014Cowboys linebacker Bruce Carter: "I'm a fighter"
Fourth-year veteran Bruce Carter, who by all accounts had a good off-season, plans to put his best foot forward this season. “In the NFL, man,...Monday July 28, 2014Bruce Carter: Football 'fun' again
The Dallas Cowboys switching to the 4-3 was expected to benefit Bruce Carter as much as anybody, as his speed and athleticism seemingly made him...Sunday July 27, 2014Cowboys’ Bruce Carter sets expectations high
The Dallas Cowboys haven’t made the playoffs since 2009. Havelock native Bruce Carter, who was selected in the second round of the 2011 NFL draft,...Thursday July 24, 2014Cowboys LB Bruce Carter taking steps in right direction
Bruce Carter isn't satisfied with how he played in his first year as an outside linebacker. After showing so much promise playing on the inside...Saturday June 21, 2014Bruce Carter has "a lot to prove to everybody, myself especially"
With Sean Lee out with an ACL tear in his left knee, the Cowboys need Bruce Carter to live up to his potential more than...Saturday May 31, 2014Bruce Carter plans to play with a chip on his shoulder
Bruce Carter is entering the last year of his contract after struggling in 2013 in the Cowboys’ new 4-3 defense. The Cowboys expected Carter to...Thursday May 29, 2014Cowboys defensive coordinator to Bruce Carter: It’s a man’s game, play it the right way
The Cowboys defense had many problems last season, including linebacker Bruce Carter’s rough transition to Monte Kiffin’s defensive scheme. Carter struggled enough that he was...Wednesday May 21, 2014Cowboys Young Guns: Bruce Carter
Bruce Carter finished the season third on the Cowboys with 96 tackles and recorded five tackles for loss, but his stock is clearly down at...Thursday January 23, 2014Bruce Carter's moment of truth
The NFL Draft could bring another linebacker to the Dallas roster to push Bruce Carter into making the plays the coaches believe he can produce...Wednesday January 15, 2014Bruce Carter takes over the defense
It's not season-ending, but starting middle linebacker Sean Lee is out for three-to-four weeks with a pulled hamstring. That means the Dallas Cowboys will move...Tuesday November 19, 2013Dallas Cowboys have a Bruce Carter problem
In 10 games, Bruce Carter has 60 tackles with two sacks. The sacks came in Week 1 and Week 2. Here is the hard part...Friday November 15, 2013Bruce Carter praised by Jason Garrett
With starting linebackers Sean Lee and Justin Durant each out for roughly three to four weeks with hamstring injuries, the Cowboys will look to move...Wednesday November 13, 2013Bruce Carter gets first-team snaps with Cowboys
There is a competition between Bruce Carter and Ernie Sims for the starting job at weakside linebacker for the Dallas Cowboys. Carter received first-team snaps...Thursday November 7, 2013Bruce Carter loses starting spot, comes back to earn praise of head coach
Bruce Carter appeared to get his wakeup call Sunday after he lost his spot in the starting lineup at weakside linebacker. Ernie Sims, the veteran...Tuesday November 5, 2013The benching of Bruce Carter explained
In a surprise move, the Dallas Cowboys' Ernie Sims started in the base defense over Bruce Carter as the weakside linebacker against the Minnesota Vikings...Monday November 4, 2013Bruce Carter back in starting lineup after benching
After being demoted for one game for poor play and an unacceptable lack of effort, Cowboys linebacker Bruce Carter has regained his starting job in...Saturday October 12, 2013Bruce Carter bounces back for Cowboys
Dallas Cowboys linebacker Bruce Carter lost his starting job on the base and nickle defenses after the San Diego Chargers' game. It was a humbling...Tuesday October 8, 2013Bruce Carter deals with his frustrations
Bruce Carter allowed two touchdowns against the Chargers, and -- depending on who you believe -- was benched in the second half. In practices this...Friday October 4, 2013