Ex-Vikes Cris Carter, Randy Moss trade insults

Former Vikings Cris Carter and Randy Moss are in an old fashioned war of words. Carter says Moss has "more quit in him" that any player he's ever seen. Moss shot back by saying on Twitter: "It's sad how you stroked your own ego when you were supposed to be my mentor."
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Former Vikings Cris Carter and Randy Moss are in an old fashioned war of words. Carter says Moss has "more quit in him" that any player he's ever seen. Moss shot back by saying on Twitter: "It's sad how you stroked your own ego when you were supposed to be my mentor."

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