Vikings make Carter highest-paid NFL wide receiver

August 1998
Jet;08/10/98, Vol. 94 Issue 11, p51
Focuses on the four-year contract extension signed by Cris Carter, wide receiver for the Minnesota Vikings football team, reportedly value at $23.5 million. Information on the contract agreement; Details on Carter's football career.


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