Fred Baxter
No. 84
Position:Tight end
Personal information
Born: (1971-06-14) June 14, 1971 (age 52)
Brundidge, Alabama, U.S.
Height:6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight:268 lb (122 kg)
Career information
High school:Pike County (AL)
NFL draft:1993 / Round: 5 / Pick: 115
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Player stats at PFR

Frederick Denard Baxter (born June 14, 1971) is an American former college and professional football player who was a tight end in the National Football League (NFL) for eleven seasons. He played for the NFL's New York Jets, Chicago Bears and New England Patriots.[1] Baxter played college football for Auburn University and was selected by the Jets in the fifth round of the 1993 NFL Draft.[2][3] He was born in Brundidge, Alabama.[4]


  1. ^ "Fred Baxter: Career Stats". Retrieved on May 7, 2013.
  2. ^ "1993 NFL Draft Listing". Retrieved March 31, 2023.
  3. ^ Smith, Timothy W. "PRO FOOTBALL; Jets Turn From Draft to Dreams". The New York Times (April 27, 1993). Retrieved on May 7, 2013.
  4. ^ "Where Are They Now: Fred Baxter". Retrieved December 20, 2021.