GET TO KNOW: Cornerback Alex Carter

Posted Jul 7, 2015

Get to know the Lions’ third-round draft pick Alex Carter.

Nickname: Just Alex or AC

College major: Psychology

Favorite movie: The Lion King

Most embarrassing song on my playlist: Call Me Maybe by Carly Rae Jepsen

Hidden talent: Golf and tennis

If I wasn’t playing football: I would still be in school, trying to play a different sport like golf or tennis, studying psychology and traveling.

If I could have any super power: Fly

One person I'd like to meet is: I would have said Barry Sanders, but I've already met him, so outside of that I'll say the president, Barack Obama.

Favorite football moment: Winning two state championships in high school because that was the first time my school did it. And then winning the Rose Bowl as a freshman in college at Stanford.

Favorite athlete of all time: Barry Sanders

Favorite thing about Detroit so far: The people. I find the people to be very inviting and welcoming so I really like the environment.

Twitter: AlexCarter