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Cris Carter: Peterson had 'expiration date' with Vikings

Adrian Peterson is one of the best players in Minnesota Vikings history, but the veteran running back will be finishing his career elsewhere. Many are surprised by that, but Cris Carter claims he saw it coming.Carter, who spent 12 seasons with the Vikings, said Saturday that he knew Peterson and the team were headed for a divorce.“I didn’t think (Peterson) would finish his career...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 19, 2017  |  Discuss

Cris Carter believes Patriots should take a flyer on Brandon Marshall

Former Jets receiver Brandon Marshall is set to hit the free-agent market, and there are a lot of reasons to believe that he’s going to stay somewhere on the East Coast. Marshall currently appears on Showtime’s “Inside the NFL,” which is a prominent TV gig, and it’s shot in New York. It’s unlikely that he’s going to venture far out of the area and give that up. Furthermore...
Via The Sports Daily
March 06, 2017  |  Discuss

Terrell Owens rips Cris Carter again: I’m better than him

Terrell Owens was not voted into the Hall of Fame for a second straight year, and once again he seems particularly irritated that Cris Carter is in and he isn’t.When Owens was snubbed last year, he unloaded on Carter for criticizing him and accused the Minnesota Vikings legend of having “begged his way into the Hall of Fame.” Now seemingly even angrier, T.O. once again compared...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 17, 2017  |  Discuss

Cris Carter blasts Rams, Jared Goff

Many have wondered why the Los Angeles Rams don’t go ahead and trot out No. 1 overall pick Jared Goff. Not Cris Carter. The former star wideout appeared on The Herd and had some strong thoughts about the situation: Chris Carter on why Jared Goff isn't playing:"The guys know he can't play...They messed this pick up."@TheHerd#LARams #Rams #MobSquad — L.A. RAMS NATION (@LARamNation...
Via The Sports Daily
November 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Carter's 'fall guy' comments were not isolated incident

By Andrew Bucholtz Since NFL Hall-of-Famer and ESPN broadcaster Cris Carter’s comments at the 2014 NFC rookie symposium encouraging rookies to “get a fall guy” emerged last week, everyone involved has tried to paint them as a once-off mistake in the heat of the moment. That may not be accurate, though, as Jets second-year tight end Jace Amaro told The New York Daily News Carter...
Via Awful Announcing
August 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Klemko explains why he never reported Cris Carter comment

By Larry Brown. The Monday Morning Quarterback’s Robert Klemko attended the NFL rookie symposium in 2014 where Cris Carter made his now infamous “fall guy” speech, but he never reported the remark. Instead, Carter’s advice to rookies that they obstruct justice and skirt the law when doing something wrong only became publicized by an ESPN feature about Chris Borland. Carter...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL asked writer to keep Cris Carter's comments off the record

By Jesse Reed The NFL knew about Cris Carter’s “fall guy” comments all along, and the man covering the 2014 NFL Rookie Symposium has finally told his side of the story. Robert Klemko of MMQB.com was that man, and he detailed his decision to go along with the league’s request that he not report on Carter’s comments in 2014. “I only agree to these omissions when the...
Via Sportsnaut
August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Cris Carter apologizes after ‘fall guy’ video surfaces

By Steve DelVecchio Cris Carter apologized on Sunday for some controversial advice he gave to incoming NFL rookies over a year ago. Last week, a feature story on former San Francisco 49ers linebacker Chris Borland revealed that a prominent former player advised players at the 2014 Rookie Symposium to have a “fall guy” in their crew who is willing to go to jail if something...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Cris Carter made 'fall guy' comment referenced by Borland

By Jesse Reed Former San Francisco 49ers linebacker Chris Borland raised plenty of eyebrows this week in an interview with ESPN, noting he and other rookies were told to have a “fall guy” in their crews to take responsibility for any wrongdoings. The man responsible for that comment is none other than Cris Carter, the Hall of Fame wide receiver and current ESPN employee. Here...
Via Sportsnaut
August 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Cris Carter: I never used stickum like Jerry Rice

By Ricky Doyle Cris Carter wants you to know where he stands with regard to “StickumGate.” Hall of Fame wide receiver Jerry Rice recently admitted that he used Stickum during his illustrious NFL career. Carter took note of Rice’s admission and cleared the air via Twitter in case there was any suspicion that he also used the illegal substance during his own playing days. ...
Via NESN.com
February 09, 2015  |  Discuss
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