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Jeff
Richards
#23 Defensive Back
Jeff
Richards
#23 Defensive Back
Height 6'2
Weight 200 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1991-01-03 (30)
Born Del City, OK
School Emporia State
Status AMER
Defensive Tackles 25
Special Teams Tackles 2
Interceptions 0
Sacks 0

CFL: 3 

Argos: 1 

Acquired: Signed as a free agent on January 13, 2020. 

2020: No season. 

2019: Waived by Los Angeles Chargers August 31.  

2018: Waived by Chargers September 1…Signed with Tampa Bay Buccaneers September 11, released September 25…Signed with Chargers October 9. Played six games, recorded five tackles.  

2017: Signed with Carolina Panthers January 4, waived September 2…Signed with Chargers September 3  

2016: Played 10 games with Ottawa Redblacks. Recorded 15 tackles and three special teams tackles. Made CFL debut June 25 against Edmonton. Playoffs: Played in East Final win over Edmonton, recorded no stats. 104th Grey Cup: Recorded one interception and one tackle in win over Calgary at Toronto. It was a first-half interception of a Bo Levi Mitchell pass at the Ottawa four-yard line. 

2015: Played with Spokane Shock of the Arena Football League. Recorded 25 tackles and a forced fumble…Signed with Ottawa September 8. Played three games. Finished with one tackle and three special teams tackles. Playoffs: Did not play in East Final win over Hamilton. 103rd Grey Cup: Had one special teams tackle in loss to Edmonton. 

College: Played 21 games at Emporia State University (2011-12). Finished with 73 tackles and five interceptions. Returned kickoffs as a senior…Played two seasons at Northeastern Oklahoma A&M (2009-10). 

Personal: Attended Del City High School, in a suburb of Oklahoma City. Has founded The Richards Foundation in Del City to work with youth.  

Seasons

Defence

YEAR TEAM GP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
2015
OTT 3 1 3 0 0 0 0
2016
OTT 10 15 3 0 0 0 0
2021
TOR 5 25 2 0 0 0 0
Total
18 41 8 0 0 0 0

Game Log

Defence

DATE WEEK OPP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
08-07
1 CGY 6 1 0 0 0 0
08-13
2 WPG 7 0 0 0 0 0
08-21
3 WPG 4 0 0 0 0 0
09-06
5 HAM 4 1 0 0 0 0
09-10
6 HAM 4 0 0 0 0 0
Total
25 2 0 0 0 0