Carl Parker Biography
|Quick facts about Carl Parker|
|Date of birth :||February 5, 1965|
|Birth Country:||United States|
When it comes to American College Football History, Carl Parker is one of the renowned name who had shown his presence in football field under various team. Carl Wayne Paker, who belongs to American Nationality was born on February 5, 1965 in Columbia, Georgia. Born and raised in Georgia, Paker completed his high school from Lowndes and completed his college level study from Vanderbilt. During his days in Vanderbilt, No. 86 Paker played football from position of wide receiver and slotback.
Former American football wide receiver played for various team. He started his college football career from Vanderbilt University. In Vanderbilt his record was 118 catches, 1712 yards with 42 passes for a 19.2 YPC including 12 touchdowns for commodores. During 1988 NFL Draft, Parker was signed by Cincinnati Bengals where he spent two years and received 1 45 yards. After Cincinnati, Parker moved to New York Jets and played there for a while. From 1990-1992, he spent time in Pittsburgh Steelers and Minnesota Vikings. Parker was signed by Hamilton Tiger-Cats, and from there he started to play outside United States in Canadian Football League in 1990, where he played two games and caught 5 passes for 55 yards and 1 touchdown.
After playing short time in Canadian Football League, Sacramento Surge signed Parker for World League of American Football in 1991, where he became leading receiver and second receiver in the league having 8 touchdown receptions. During his days in Surge, he helped them to win title of World Bowl ‘92’ leaving behind Orlando Thunder in 1992. Parker stayed in Sacramento til 1993 seasons and moved to Canadian Football League for Gold Miners just after the WLAF ceased operations. At the end of his career, Parker spent played in the Arena Football League for Albany Firebirds and spent memorable moment of his career there.
During his football career, Parker got chance to be honored by different awards including NFL Super Bowl XXII, WLAF All-World Team in 1991 and WLAF World Bowl II. He ended his career in NFL with 1099 Receptions, 45000 Yards and 51 Receptions, 7390 Yards and 6 touchdowns at CFL.
Carl Parker seems to inactive in social media so there is no any way out for his fan to communicate with him. While coming to his personal life, 6’ 2’’ Parker remains silent about his personal life. Although he has crosses his 40s Parkers seems to have worked well to maintain his body physique with weight of 201 lbs. There has been no any information about his past affairs, marital status and girlfriend. Being 50 cross, Parker might have been spending his current life with his wife but no any information could be found about where his life partner and children. Having played for many teams, Parker might have made good money out of his football career but there is no any exact figure about his earnings and networth. Currently he is spending his retired life as a coach at Lanier County High School in Lakeland, GA sharing his skills that he had acquired as a wide receiver during his career.