Eric Carter (Canadian football)

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Eric Carter
Date of birth (1969-01-23) January 23, 1969 (age 48)
Place of birth Jesup, Georgia
Career information
Status Retired
CFL status International
Position(s) DB
College Knoxville
Career history
As player
19941998 Hamilton Tiger-Cats (CFL)
19992003 BC Lions (CFL)
2004 Winnipeg Blue Bombers (CFL)
Career highlights and awards
CFL All-Star 1995, 1998, 2001, 2002
CFL East All-Star 1998
CFL West All-Star 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003

Eric Carter (born January 23, 1969 in Jesup, Georgia) was a football player in the Canadian Football League for eleven seasons. Carter played as a cornerback for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats from 1994-1998, the BC Lions from 1999-2003 and the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in 2004.[1] He was a CFL All-Star four times[2] and won a Grey Cup for the Lions in 2000. He played college football at Knoxville College.

Carter was selected to the Lions' 2004 50th Anniversary Dream Team.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bender, Jim (2005-05-07). "Bombers cut Carter in favour of youth". Winnipeg Sun. Slam! Sports. Retrieved 2010-11-01. 
  2. ^ Bender, Jim (2005-04-15). "Carter just keeps prayin' and movin' on". Slam! Sports. Retrieved 2010-11-01.