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Blue Bombers Sign Brett Carter to Contract

July 18, 2013 - Canadian Football League (CFL) - Winnipeg Blue Bombers News Release

WINNIPEG, MB - The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have signed non-import receiver Brett Carter to a contract.

Carter (6-0, 200, Winnipeg Rifles, DOB: September 5, 1992 in Winnipeg, Manitoba) has been practicing with the Blue Bombers since the beginning of training camp and appeared in both preseason games for the team, catching two passes for 21 yards. He joined the Winnipeg Rifles in 2011 and started six games as a rookie before becoming a mainstay in 2012, starting all eight games and leading the conference in receptions (48) and yards (782), while also finishing the season ranked second in touchdown receptions with six. Carter was named a CJFL All-Canadian and took home MVP honours with the Rifles, on top of being named a Prairie Football Conference All-Star.

Carter will dress for Friday night's game against the Toronto Argonauts and has changed his number to #80.

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