Harry Carson

Linebacker

Harry Carson

13 seasons
9 Pro Bowls
5 All-NFC selections
14 fumble recoveries

13

seasons

9

Pro Bowls

5

All-NFC selections

14

fumble recoveries
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"I like stressful situation, things that other people would get nervous and uptight about. I think that’s one reason why I’m a defensive caption, because I keep things in perspective, I keep guys calm.”

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(South Carolina State)...6'2'', 237...

Harry Donald Carson. . .Giants’ fourth-round draft pick, 1976 draft. . .Became Giants’ starting middle linebacker halfway through rookie season. . .Earned All-Rookie honors. . .Led Giants defenders in tackles five seasons. . .Ferocious run stopper. . . Had 14 career fumble recoveries. . .Selected to nine Pro Bowls, including seven straight (1982-1988). . . All-Pro (first-team) 1981, 1984; Second-team All-Pro five times. . .All-NFC five times. . .Born November 26, 1953, in Florence, South Carolina.