Student, Ohio State University.
Wide receiver Philadelphia Eagles, 1987—1989, Minnesota Vikings, 1990—2001, Miami Dolphins, 2002. Co-owner, electronic fire and security company Carter Brothers, since 2001. Co-host Inside the NFL, 2002—2008.
NFL studio analyst, Sunday NFL Countdown, Monday Night Countdown, NFL Live, SportsCenter and ESPNEWS Entertainment and Sports Programming Network, since 2008. Owner Cris Carter's Fast Program.