NameNo.PosSeasons playedGamesStarts
Gerald Carter 87 WR 1980-87 100 61
CollegeHeightWeightDate of birth
Texas A&M 6-1 190 19-Jun-57
How acquiredHow left
9th round pick 1980 Camp cut 1988
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Profile
Quiet receiver who ranks sixth in franchise history in receptions and fifth in yardage. Formed a dynamic partnership with Kevin House for several seasons and was still one of the team's leading receivers when he finished his career after eight seasons with the Buccaneers. Was an alternate Pro Bowl vote in 1984 following his best season. Was originally waived by the Bucs in camp 1980 and played three games as a New York Jet before being re-signed by the Bucs for the final two games of that season.

1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
GamesStartsGamesStartsGamesStartsGamesStartsGamesStartsGamesStartsGamesStarts
0 0 16 0 9 0 16 10 16 8 16 16 15 15
1987
GamesStarts
12 12

Receiving
Season No. Yards Avg LG TD
1981 1 10 10.0 10 0
1982 10 140 14.0 27 0
1983 48 694 14.5 56 2
1984 60 816 13.6 74 5
1985 40 557 13.9 29 3
1986 42 640 15.2 46 2
1987 38 586 15.4 57 5
Total 239 3,443 14.4 74 17
Rushing
Season No. Yards Avg LG TD
1983 1 0 0.0 0 0
1984 1 16 16.0 16 0
1985 1 13 13.0 13 0
1986 1 -5 -5.0 -5 0
Total 4 24 6.0 16 0
Special Teams' Tackles
Season Solo Asst Total
1981 7
Total 7