Ex-Vikings WR Carter Finally into Hall of Fame

By KBJR News 1

Ex-Vikings WR Carter Finally into Hall of Fame

February 2, 2013 Updated Feb 2, 2013 at 7:45 PM CDT

Canton, OH (NNCNOW.com) --- Former Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Cris Carter has been elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, one of seven players headed to Canton, Ohio as the Class of 2013.

It was the sixth time on the ballot for the 47-year-old Carter, who is also one of four wide receivers named to the NFL's All-Decade team.

Carter caught 1,101 passes for 13,899 yards and 130 touchdowns in his career, which included 12 seasons playing for the Minnesota Vikings.

Joining Carter in the Class of 2013 are Larry Allen, Jonathan Ogden, Warren Sapp, Curly Culp, Dave Robinson, and coach Bill Parcells.

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