NEW YORK, NY, March 01, 2013 /24-7PressRelease/
-- Cris Carter, one of the newest members of Pro Football Hall of Fame, has signed an exclusive collectibles agreement with Steiner Sports Memorabilia, it was announced today by founder and CEO Brandon Steiner.
Carter, the former Ohio State collegiate star and Minnesota Vikings standout at wide receiver for 12 seasons, joins a list of 60 grid iron greats on the Steiner roster of Hall of Famers, including Jim Brown, Harry Carson, Joe Greene, Franco Harris, Dan Marino, Joe Montana and Lawrence Taylor. Carter was selected to the Pro Bowl in eight straight season, and also recorded eight consecutive 1,000-yard seasons as one of the elite wide receivers in the NFL from 1994-02. His 130 touchdowns and 1,101 receptions ranked second upon his retirement in 2002. Carter was selected to the 1990s All Decade Team.
"It is always our primary goal to bring special pieces of memorabilia signed by sports greatest players to fans and collectors," said Steiner upon the signing. "As an eight-time Pro Bowl selection, Cris Carter certainly fits in that category, and is a proud addition to the Steiner Family."
The Carter Hall of Fame line will include signed Ohio State and Minnesota Vikings helmets and mini-helmets, signed footballs and one-of-a-kind photographs that have never before been on the collectibles market. Carter will inscribe "HOF '13" on some of the items, as well as career defining statistics.
Following his stellar career, Carter has been a highly-visible television analyst on a variety of NFL programs including HBO's Inside the NFL, and ESPN's Sunday NFL Countdown and Monday Night Countdown.
About Steiner Sports
Established in 1987 by founder and CEO Brandon Steiner, Steiner Sports has been a leader in sports memorabilia and sports marketing for over two decades. Originally focused on procuring athletes for endorsements and speaking engagements, the company has evolved into the world's foremost provider of authenticated, hand-signed and game-used sports collectibles. Steiner Sports enjoys working relationships with many of the top athletes in sports today, and holds partnerships with the New York Yankees, Boston Red Sox, Chicago Cubs, Dallas Cowboys and Syracuse, Notre Dame and Alabama Universities on the collegiate level. Steiner Sports is located in New Rochelle, N.Y.---
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