HFB.com Countdown of TCU Impact Players: #7

Senior Writer
Posted Jul 24, 2013


HornedFrogBlitz.com completes our countdown of TCU impact players for the 2013 season.

TCU 2013 Top Impact Players

With the start of the 2013 season just days away when the Frogs report to camp, HFB.com takes a look at the top 11 impact players that are vital to the Frogs success in their second season in the Big 12.

At No. 7 in our countdown of top impact players is junior strong safety Sam Cater.

CARTER PROFILE
Position: SS
Class: Junior
Ht: 6-1 | Wt: 215
2012 stats: 63 tackles, 6.5 TFL, 3 sacks, 4 INT's, 10 PBU, 1 FF
Best game of 2012: 7 tackles, 2 sacks @ Baylor
2012 accolades: 2nd team All Big 12, 2013 Jim Thorpe Award Watch List

What makes Carter an impact player?
One word; leadership. Sam Carter is a coach on the field and the unquestioned leader of the secondary. At 6’1” 215 pounds, Carter strikes fear in opposing ball carriers and has shown he can play the run and pass equally well. After filling up the stat sheet to the tune of 63 tackles, 6.5 TFL, 4 INT’s, 10 PBU’s and 1 FF, it’s blatantly obvious that Carter is where he’s supposed to be on the field and he routinely makes big plays for the defense. Heading into the 2013 season, TCU will lean heavily on Carter’s leadership and work ethic as he helps usher in a talented group of young secondary members. A sure fire NFL player, Carter’s film study is well documented and his lead by example style has been infectious. TCU has big plans for 2013 and Sam Carter is leading the way from his safety spot in the offseason workouts. With fall camp just around the corner, Carter is ready to crank it up and help lead TCU to a memorable year two of Big 12 play.

TRACKING THE LIST…

HFB.com Countdown of TCU Impact Players #8
HFB.com Countdown of TCU Impact Players #9
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