Terry Baker (Canadian football)

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Terry Baker
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Born: (1962-05-08) May 8, 1962 (age 58)
Bridgewater, Nova Scotia
Career information
StatusRetired
CFL status National
Position(s) P/K
University Mount Allison
Acadia
High schoolCobequid Educational Centre
Career history
As player
19871989 Saskatchewan Roughriders
19901995 Ottawa Rough Riders
1995 Toronto Argonauts
19962002 Montreal Alouettes
Career highlights and awards
CFL All-Star 2001
CFL East All-Star 1996, 2001
HonoursNova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame

Terry Baker (born May 8, 1962) is a former punter and placekicker from 1987 to 2002 for four teams of the Canadian Football League. In 1998 and 2000 he led the league in scoring.

Baker played high school football for Cobequid Educational Centre in Truro.

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