American football player
Iowa Hawkeyes football
Date of birth:
(1992-03-02) March 2, 1992 (age 23)
2015 / Round: 3 / Pick: 90
Iowa Hawkeyes football (#71 / Defensive lineman)
Detroit (MI) Stevenson
Place of birth:
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Carl Davis (born March 2, 1992) is an American football nose tackle for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Iowa.
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- Early years
- College career
- Baltimore Ravens
Carl davis iowa football dt 2014 iowa state game
Davis attended Adlai Stevenson High School, where he was named first team All-state by The Detroit Free Press, Detroit News and Macomb Daily. He was a first team All-conference as a senior after earning second team honors as a junior. As a junior, he collected 47 tackles, with eight tackles for loss, 15 QB hurries and three QB sacks, helping prep team post 10-2 mark. He recorded 58 tackles as a senior, including six QB sacks while leading his team to a 13-1 record and advancing to the state championship game at Ford Field. Also blocked two field goals, had one interception and scored one touchdown. Davis also lettered in basketball and track and field.
Davis was redshirted as a true freshman at the University of Iowa in 2010. As a redshirt freshman in 2011, Davis played in six games and had two tackles. As a sophomore in 2012, he played in 11 games making eight tackles. Davis became a first year starter as a junior in 2013, starting all 13 games. He finished the season with 42 tackles and 1.5 sacks. Davis entered his senior season in 2014 as a starter for the second consecutive year.
Davis was selected by the Baltimore Ravens in the 2015 NFL Draft in the 3rd round, after unexpectedly sliding down the draft. In 13 games of his rookie season, Davis produced 11 tackles and 2 passes defended.
On September 5, 2016, Davis was placed on injured reserve.