Derek Anderson

#3 QB / Carolina Panthers / EXP: 12YRS Height: 6-6 Weight: 235 lb Age: 33 College: Oregon State Bye 7,18,19,20,21

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  • Panthers' Derek Anderson: Starts two games
    By RotoWire Staff

    Anderson completed 36 of 53 passes for 453 yards, two touchdowns and five interceptions in five games played, including two starts, this season. Anderson played extensively in two games this season, beginning in Week 4 against the Falcons after Cam Newton was knocked out with a concussion, and then by starting with Newton sidelined the following game. Unlike when Anderson successfully filled in for Newton last season, he threw two interceptions in both of those games this term, and then threw a pick on his lone attempt after starting Carolina's Week 13 loss to the Seahawks, when Newton was benched for the first series of the game due to a dress code violation. Despite those mistakes, the 33-year-old is generally viewed as one of the more reliable backups in the league, which figures to remain his role as he enters the final year of his current contract with the Panthers.

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  • Panthers' Derek Anderson: Ruled out Week 17
    By RotoWire Staff

    Anderson (illness) has been ruled out of Sunday's game in Tampa Bay. Anderson was out sick all week. In his absence, Joe Webb will inherit backup duties behind starting quarterback Cam Newton (right shoulder), who's officially listed as questionable to play.

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  • Panthers' Derek Anderson: Starts Sunday night
    By RotoWire Staff

    Anderson started at quarterback and threw an interception on his lone passing attempt in Sunday night's loss to the Seahawks. Anderson was promoted to the Panthers' starting quarterback job after Cam Newton violated team dress code, and although Anderson was only slated to play Carolina's opening series, he still threw an interception on the team's first offensive play. The veteran returned to his backup position thereafter, and figures to serve as the Panthers' second-stringer as usual going forward.

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  • Anderson completed 18 of 28 passes for 278 yards and two interceptions in Monday night's loss to the Buccaneers. He also rushed once for four yards, but lost a fumble. Anderson, who was making his third career start for the Panthers, showed great command of Carolina's offense, averaging 9.9 yards per attempt, but his three turnovers proved very costly Monday. While the 33-year-old's first interception was off a tipped pass, his second-half fumble came with the team driving. Even worse, on the Panthers' next possession, Anderson forced a throw on first-and-goal from the one-yard line for his second pick of the night. Those back-breaking turnovers ultimately ruined an otherwise decent game from Anderson, who will return to his usual backup quarterback position if teammate Cam Newton (concussion) is cleared before Sunday's game against the Saints.

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  • Panthers' Derek Anderson: Starting in Week 5
    By RotoWire Staff

    Anderson will earn the start for Cam Newton (concussion) on Monday versus the Buccaneers, Adam Schefter of ESPN.com reports. The concussion protocol remains Newton's domain following the big hit he took last Sunday in Atlanta. As a result, Anderson will be under center for his third career start as a Panther. In the first two, he completed 49 of 74 passes for 507 yards and three touchdowns, all against the Buccaneers during the 2014 season.

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    Completed Games

    WK OPP PAATT PACMP PAYD PATD PAINT RUYD RUTD FPTS
    *1 @DEN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    *2 SF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    3 MIN 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0
    4 @ATL 23 17 172 2 2 0 0 18
    5 TB 28 18 278 0 2 4 0 9
    *6 @NO 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    7 BYE - - - - - - - -
    *8 ARI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    *9 @LAR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    *10 KC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    *11 NO 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    *12 @OAK 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    13 @SEA 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 -1
    14 SD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    *15 @WAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    *16 ATL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    *17 @TB 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    PROJECTION 27 17 157 1 - 3 0.1 8.6

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    Career Stats

    Season CmpPct PaYd PaTD PaInt RuYd RuTD FPTS
    2016 67.9 453 2 5 4 0 27
    2015 66.7 36 0 0 -2 0 1
    2014 67.0 701 5 0 24 0 60
    2013 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    2012 100.0 58 0 0 0 0 2
    2011 0.0 0 0 0 -2 0 0
    2010 51.7 2065 7 10 25 0 116
    2009 44.5 888 3 10 8 2 55
    2008 50.2 1615 9 8 55 0 115
    2007 56.5 3787 29 19 70 3 331
    2006 56.4 793 5 8 47 0 57
    2005 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    3 Year Avg 67.6 246 2 0 7 0 21
    Career 54.2 10396 60 60 229 5

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