This may be the last time we have to talk about Cris Carter not being a Hall of Famer. He is a finalist this year with a great chance to get in. The only amendment, I added some video to the article.
Has there been a better set of hands in the history of Pro Football?? How many ridiculous one handed catches did Cris Carter make during his great career with the Philadelphia Eagles and mainly with the Minnesota Vikings?? At first glance, the numbers stand out with 1,101 receptions for 13,899 yards and 130 touchdowns. Good for 2nd most in NFL history for receptions and receiving touchdowns at the time of his retirement. One of the greatest attributes is that he honed his skill amidst a myriad of pedestrian NFL quarterbacks.
Amazingly he came within inches of washing out after a few seasons in Philadelphia. After leaving THE Ohio State University, he was drafted by Buddy Ryan and the Eagles in 1987. In his three years there he played well but was undisciplined off the field. He was a young player who enjoyed the perks of stardom and indulged off the…
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I always thought Carter should have been voted in. I can see Carter getting in over someone like Tim Brown. I think Carter’s early NFL history has affected his chances in getting in the HOF.
Yeah. I hope he gets in because his is a story of redemption and he still put up record setting numbers.