, who was recently elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, played 16 seasons in the National Football League. The wide receiver excelled in 12 of those seasons with the Minnesota Vikings and left the team with a myriad of receiving records including most receptions, receiving yards and total touchdowns. On Thursday the Vikings honored Carter, one of the greatest players in team history, when head coach Leslie Frazier introduced the eight-time Pro Bowler to their local media for a question and answer session.
“It’s overwhelming, it’s the most unbelievable thing that has ever happened to me. People tell you it’s going to be exciting and it’s going to be good, but they don’t really give it justice for what it means,” said Carter on being elected to the Hall of Fame.
Carter along with the rest of the Class of 2013
– Larry Allen, Curley Culp, Jonathan Ogden, Bill Parcells, Dave Robinson, and Warren Sapp – will be formally enshrined into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013. Purchase Enshrinement Ceremony tickets now>>>
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