Aug 24, 2012; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings cornerback Chris Carr (25) pushes San Diego Chargers running back Edwin Baker (27) out of bounds for a 2 yard gain as tackle Mike Harris (79) assists in the second quarter at the Metrodome. The Chargers win 12-10. Mandatory Credit: Bruce Kluckhohn-USA TODAY Sports

Cornerback Chris Carr Retires


Cornerback Chris Carr has decided to retire from the NFL.

Nov 25, 2012; San Diego, CA, USA; Baltimore Ravens defensive back Sean Considine (37) covers a punt to San Diego Chargers defensive back Chris Carr (22) during the first quarter at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports

The Vikings brought in cornerback Chris Carr for the training camp prior to the 2012 season.  He was placed in a competition with other cornerbacks, but was released prior to the start of the regular season.

Carr spent a total of 9 seasons in the NFL.  He spent time with the Ravens, Chargers, Raiders, Titans, Saints and Vikings.  He ends his career with 230 total tackles, seven forced fumbles, 2.5 sacks and seven interceptions.

His retirement at the young age of 30.  We at The Viking Age would like to wish him the best of luck in whatever he decides to pursue in his future endeavors.

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