A three year starter at Washington, Farr was a member of the 1991 University of Washington National Championship team. The Dawgs were 28 and 7 during his three seasons. After his Washington career he was not drafted, so he signed as a free agent in 1994 by the Rams. He made an immediate impact with 11.5 sacks in the 1995 season. He played for the Rams for seven seasons and totaled 36.5 sacks. He is one of seven Morris Trophy winners with a Super Bowl ring having played for 1999 Rams team that won Super Bowl XXXIV.