Scout Premium Content

Carpenter back at it

FLOWERY BRANCH - Playing in two straight preseason games was an elixir of sorts for strong safety Keion Carpenter.

"It was like a weight lifted off my shoulders," said Carpenter, who missed all of 2004 with a torn anterior cruciate ligament. "I had to wait for this moment for a long, long time. I got sick (in Japan), but now I'm back." Never blessed with exceptional speed, Keion Carpenter was expected to struggle even worse in coverage after undergoing reconstructive knee surgery. Fortunately for him and... Recommended Stories

  • Peyton Manning emerged alone atop yet another category in the NFL record book tonight vs the Niners, as he tossed touchdown #509 under the national spotlight of Sunday Night Football (NBC). (Photo…

  • Former USC and NFL running back LenDale White added tons of drama to what was a relatively quiet Homecoming weekend for the Trojans.

  • Here’s a way to watch football and improve your golf swing at the same time. In your living room (or on the range), practice the one-minute golf swing, as shown in this video. Set the timer on your…

  • Dr. Roto, like many others, can't believe Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson (pictured above) passed for over 300 yards and rushed for over 100 yards in the same game. First time that's ever happened…

  • As soon as those winds fall off, get into the stand! I always tell people you can't kill them if you aren't out, but if you want to try and pick an opportune time – this is it.

Up Next


8 Fans online
    Join The Conversation