"I'm my toughest critic and there are some things I wish I could've done differently," Carr told the paper. "I wish I would've trusted myself a little more on certain things. But it was an alright season for me. It wasn't my best season. It was a season that I wouldn't boast about. But it was definitely a humbling experience.
"It helped to motivate me in the off-season. It's more fuel to the fire."
Carr, 27, changed his offseason workout routine and "incorporated some different people" into the regimen.
"This year I feel stronger than the last six years, stronger than when I came out of college," Carr told the paper. "I'm learning my body and getting the functional strength so I can go out there and translate the weight room and everything I'm learning, as far as getting my body right, and putting it onto the field and putting it on film.
"This year, it's Year 7 for me and I feel like this is like the first day I stepped into the door. I'm feeling fresh, I got a bounce in my step, all the injuries have kind of died down and I'm just ready to play ball."
Ware is dealing with a back injury, but will play through it. Carr dealt with an illness throughout the week.
Ware and Selvie are dealing with back injuries. Carter has a neck issue. Carr is listed on the injury report with an illness.
The Cowboys then drove 79 yards on 14 plays, chewing up 6 minutes and 43 seconds before settling for a 19-yard field goal with 1:56 to play to give Dallas a 10-point lead. Carr finished with three solo tackles.
"He just threw it up and they’d got enough big balls on us throughout the game," Carr said, per ESPN. "I figured it was time to go ahead and make a play and shift the momentum."
Sunday's game between the
The only time these two have squared off was in 2011 game when Carr was with Kansas City. Johnson was held to three catches for 29 yards. However, two of those catches went for touchdowns in a 48-3 win.
"He's a good corner," Johnson said of Carr, per MLive.com. "He's a physical guy. He's got to return that same mind-set going into the game. It's going to be a long game and challenge. Guys get ready to play when they come to Detroit. We have to be on our game."
|P1||8/7/14||@ SD||10:00 pm|
|P3||8/23/14||@ MIA||7:00 pm|
|2||9/14/14||@ TEN||1:00 pm|
|3||9/21/14||@ STL||1:00 pm|
|6||10/12/14||@ SEA||4:25 pm|
|10||11/9/14||@ JAC||1:00 pm|
|Bye: Week 11|
|12||11/23/14||@ NYG||8:30 pm|
|14||12/4/14||@ CHI||8:25 pm|
|15||12/14/14||@ PHI||8:30 pm|
|17||12/28/14||@ WAS||1:00 pm|
|2008||Kansas City Chiefs||16||73||70.0||3||0||2||67||33.5||35||0||6|
|2009||Kansas City Chiefs||16||62||56.0||6||0||1||31||31.0||31||0||19|
|2010||Kansas City Chiefs||16||57||46.0||11||0||1||0||0.0||0||0||25|
|2011||Kansas City Chiefs||16||45||39.0||6||0||4||17||4.2||14||0||15|
|Year||Team||G||Fum||Lost||Fum Forced||Own Rec||Opp Rec||Yds||Tot Rec||TD|
|2008||Kansas City Chiefs||16||0||0||0||0||2||17||2||0|
|2009||Kansas City Chiefs||16||0||0||1||1||1||1||2||0|
|2010||Kansas City Chiefs||16||0||0||0||1||1||23||2||0|
|2011||Kansas City Chiefs||16||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
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