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Highly-Ranked QB Derek Carr Signs With Tim Younger

USATSI_7605664_155451184_lowresNFLPA Certified Contract Advisor, Tim Younger, isn’t a stranger to the Carr family.  Since 2010, the owner of Younger and Associates has represented David Carr, a former No. 1 overall pick in the 2002 NFL Draft by the Houston Texans.  Earlier this week, Younger signed David’s younger brother, Derek, to a Standard Representation Agreement.

“We are excited about the opportunity to work with Derek,” Younger said of the veteran Fresno State quarterback.  “He is a football junkie and is constantly reviewing film on an everyday basis.  He is always trying to improve.  Derek is the most NFL-ready quarterback in this year’s draft.  He has played in two systems, both in the pro-style and in the spread, which means he’s adaptable.”

Derek Carr finished his five-year career with close to 13,000 passing yards and 113 touchdowns.  He threw for 200 yards with two touchdowns and one interception in the Bulldogs’ 45-20 loss to USC in the Las Vegas Bowl.

Carr will be playing in the Reese’s Senior Bowl slated for January 25 in Mobile, Alabama. ranks Carr the No. 4 quarterback available in May’s Draft.

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