Carson Michael Wiggs (born February 20, 1990) is an American football placekicker who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the Seahawks as an undrafted free agent in 2012. Wiggs played college football at Purdue.
|Born:||February 20, 1990|
Grand Prairie, Texas
|Height:||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Weight:||222 lb (101 kg)|
|High school:||South Grand Prairie|
(Grand Prairie, Texas)
|* Offseason and/or practice squad member only|
Wiggs attended South Grand Prairie High School in Grand Prairie, Texas. As a senior, he was invited to participate in the Under Armour All-America Game in January 2008. He was also named honorable mention all-state and first team all-district as both punter and kicker, after averaging 37 yards per punt and making 8 of 13 field goals, while still maintaining his grades to earn honorable mention academic all-state. Wiggs made 15 of 23 field goals and 67 of 69 PAT attempts for his career.
|Name||Hometown||High school / college||Height||Weight||40‡||Commit date|
|Grand Prairie, Texas||South Grand Prairie High School||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)||180 lb (82 kg)||--||Jun 12, 2007|
|Recruiting star ratings: Scout: Rivals: 247Sports: N/A|
|Overall recruiting rankings: Scout: 10 (K) Rivals: 11 (K), -- (TX)|
|Season||Team||Made FG||Att FG||Pct||Long||Pts||Att||Avg||Long|
He was considered as one of the better kicking prospects for the 2012 NFL Draft, as he was one of the few kickers selected to participate in the NFL Combine, but he was not selected during the draft. He signed with the Seattle Seahawks as an undrafted free agent. On August 19, 2013, he was cut by the Seahawks.
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- "Carson Wiggs #6 PK". ESPN.com. ESPN. Retrieved July 23, 2012.
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- Condotta, Bob (August 19, 2013). "Personnel updates: Seahawks cut Wiggs, add Cherrington; Carroll gives injury updates". The Seattle Times. Retrieved August 20, 2013.
- "Indianapolis Colts make roster moves". Colts.com. March 18, 2014. Retrieved March 18, 2014.