Pro Highlights

  • Spent the 2015 season on Green Bay’s practice squad.
  • After making the 53-man roster, was inactive (healthy scratch) for all 16 regular-season games and both postseason contests as a rookie in 2014.
  • Was selected by Green Bay in the fourth round with the No. 121 overall pick,  becoming the highest-drafted Arizona State linebacker since Jamar Williams in 2006 (Chicago, fourth round, No. 120 overall).


Played in 40 games with 28 starts during his three seasons at Arizona State and recorded 154 tackles (110 solo), including 44 tackles for a loss, 21½ sacks, two interceptions, 10 passes defensed, six forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries…Earned a degree in criminal justice…Junior season (2013): Started all 14 contests and earned first-team All-Pac-12 recognition at defensive end…Registered 61 tackles (45 solo), including 19 tackles for a loss, 8½ sacks, three forced fumbles, an interception that he returned for a TD and five passes defensed…Paced the team in tackles for a loss and tied for the team lead in sacks…Ranked No. 4 in the Pac-12 in tackles for a loss and No. 19 in the country…Ranked eighth in the conference in sacks…Won the Curley Culp Outstanding Defensive Lineman Award at the Sun Devils’ team banquet at the end of the season…Posted five tackles (all solo), including two tackles for a loss and a sack, vs. Southern California (Sept. 28)…Registered a career-high two forced fumbles, adding two solo tackles, a sack and a 20-yard run off a fake punt that helped set up an ASU touchdown at Washington State (Oct. 31)…Posted a season-high eight tackles (seven solo) and a sack and returned an interception off of QB Brett Hundley 18 yards for a TD at UCLA (Nov. 23)…Recorded a career-high four tackles for a loss and a sack vs. Arizona (Nov. 30)…Registered six tackles (five solo), including two tackles for a loss and a sack, vs. Stanford (Pac-12 Championship Game, Dec. 7)…Sophomore season (2012): Started all 13 games and earned honorable mention All-Pac-12 recognition at linebacker…Registered career highs in tackles (81), solo tackles (58), tackles for a loss (21½) and sacks (11½)…Finished second on the team in both tackles for a loss and sacks…Was No. 2 in the Pac-12 and tied for No. 10 nationally in tackles for a loss…Added an interception, five passes defensed, three forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries…Tied for the team lead in both forced fumbles and fumble recoveries…Helped the Sun Devils register 53 sacks as a team, which was tied for No. 2 in the country…Recorded four tackles (three solo), including 2½ tackles for a loss, a sack and a fumble recovery vs. Utah (Sept. 22)…Posted two sacks as part of his nine-tackle outing (seven solo) vs. UCLA (Oct. 25)…Recorded six tackles (three solo), a sack and a forced fumble at Oregon State (Nov. 3)…Registered a career-high 10 tackles (seven solo), including two tackles for a loss, a sack, a forced fumble, a fumble recovery and the first INT of his career at Southern California (Nov. 10)…Redshirt freshman season (2011): Appeared in all 13 games with one start…Posted 12 tackles (seven solo), including 3½ tackles for a loss and 1½ sacks…Posted the first sack of his career, sharing a 10-yard sack of QB Jon Hays in the fourth quarter with DE Joita Te’I, at Utah (Oct. 8)…Recorded the first full sack of his career, bringing QB Nick Foles down for a 9-yard loss in the second quarter vs. Arizona (Nov. 19)…Made his first collegiate start and registered two tackles (one solo), including a tackle for a loss, vs. Boise State (Las Vegas Bowl, Dec. 22).


Given name Carl Thomas Bradford…Born in Anaheim, Calif. …Single…His father, Roy, died in his arms of a heart attack in March 2013 during a family trip to Louisiana…High school: Attended Norco (Calif.) High School for three seasons, where he was coached by Todd Gerhart, the father of former Packers C Garth Gerhart and former Vikings/Jaguars RB Toby Gerhart…Earned All-West Region honors from PrepStar as a senior and was an All-Far West Region choice by SuperPrep, rushing for 884 yards and 14 TDs on 136 attempts (6.5 avg.) at fullback with nine receptions for 318 yards (35.3 avg.) and four TDs…Posted four 100-yard rushing games as a senior…Rated by as the No. 7 fullback prospect in the nation…Rushed for 1,093 yards and 18 TDs on 153 carries (7.1 avg.) during his two-year varsity career…Added 13 receptions for 396 yards (30.5 avg.) and four TDs…Also lettered twice in track, participating in the high jump, long jump, 100 meters, 200 meters and 4x100-meter relay team…Spent his freshman year at Paloma Valley High School in Menifee, Calif. …Community involvement: Participated in the PALS Program-Packers Play 60 Night at the Bellin Health Performance Center…Helped build a playground in Clintonville, Wis., as part of the NFL Hometown Huddle initiative…Spoke to and signed autographs for kids at Denmark (Wis.) Elementary…Gave motivational speeches to high-school students and coached at youth football camps while he was in college…Residence: Corona, Calif.