Tra Carson – 2016 NFL Draft Prospect Profile

Tra Carson



Position College Jersey Number Class Scheme
RB Texas A&M 21 SR Spread

Measurements (* Denotes Pro Day or Personal Workout Numbers):

Listed Height Listed Weight Listed 40 Time Combine Height Combine Weight Arm Length Hand Size
5'11 230 4.62 5'11 227 31 1/2 9 1/4

Combine Results (* Denotes Pro Day or Personal Workout Numbers):

40 Time Vertical Broad Bench 3-Cone Short Shuttle
4.64* 37.5* 9'7* 19 7.1* 4.33*


Carson was very productive for Texas A&M, he was a workhorse, and is a good pass catching back. However, he is undersized, and does not have the best speed, although it is not the worst. I expect Carson to be taken somewhere on day 3, probably in the 5th round range.


A very good pass blocking back

is a tough runner

has good vision

was very productive

a good pass catching back

a workhorse

very productive



A bit undersized

does not have elite speed

Career Stats:

Games Played: 47

Rushing Attempts: 473

Rushing Yards: 2329

Yards Per Carry: 4.9

Rushing Touchdowns: 20