For the English footballer of the same name, see Fred Barnett (footballer born 1896).
Fred Barnett
No. 80, 86     
Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1966-06-17) June 17, 1966 (age 54)
Place of birth: Gunnison, Mississippi
Height: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) Weight: 203 lb (92 kg)
Career information
NFL Draft: 1990 / Round: 3 / Pick: 77
Debuted in 1990 for the Philadelphia Eagles
Last played in 1997 for the Miami Dolphins
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Stats at
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Fred Lee Barnett (born June 17, 1966 in Gunnison, Mississippi) is a former professional American football wide receiver in the National Football League for the Philadelphia Eagles and Miami Dolphins. He played college football at Arkansas State University and was drafted by the Eagles in the third round of the 1990 NFL Draft.

Barnett played in eight NFL seasons from 1990 to 1997 for the Eagles and the Dolphins. He made the Pro Bowl following the 1992 season and was known for his ability to make acrobatic catches. He was the receiver on one of the Eagles' longest plays of all time, a 95-yard touchdown pass from Randall Cunningham in a 1990 game against the Buffalo Bills.

Barnett's cousin Tim Barnett played the same position, WR, with the Kansas City Chiefs.

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