The Indianapolis Colts today agreed to terms with wide receiver Duron Carter.
Carter, 6-5, 205 pounds, spent the past two seasons (2013-14) in the Canadian Football League (CFL) with the Montreal Alouettes and totaled 124 career receptions for 1,939 yards and 12 touchdowns. In 2014, he was named a CFL All-Star after leading the team with career highs of 75 receptions for 1,030 yards and seven touchdowns. His reception and receiving yardage totals ranked third in the league, while his touchdown total tied for second. In Week 19, Carter was named the CFL Offensive Player of the Week after reeling in 11 catches for 181 yards and a touchdown in a 17-14 victory over the Toronto Argonauts. As a rookie in 2013, Carter amassed 49 receptions for 909 yards and five touchdowns in only 11 games. He ranked second on the team in receiving yards, tied for second in touchdowns and third in receptions.
Carter played one season of collegiate football at Ohio State in 2009 and caught 13 passes for 178 yards and a touchdown. He also returned two punts for 24 yards. Carter attended Coffeyville (Kan.) Community College in 2010 and recorded team highs in receiving yards (690) and touchdowns (10) and tied for second in receptions (44). He then transferred to Alabama in 2011 and Florida Atlantic in 2012, but did not play in any games. Carter is the son of Pro Football Hall of Famer Cris Carter.
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