Jeff
Richards
Defensive Back
Jeff
Richards
Defensive Back
Height 6'2
Weight 200 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1991-01-03 (29)
Born Del City, OK
School Emporia State
Status AMER
Defensive Tackles 15
Special Teams Tackles 3
Interceptions 0
Sacks 0

CFL: 3

Argos: 1

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

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
Total
13 16 6 0 0 0 0

Game Log

Defence

DATE WEEK OPP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
06-25
1 EDM 0 0 0 0 0 0
06-30
2 MTL 1 0 0 0 0 0
09-17
13 CGY 1 1 0 0 0 0
09-23
14 TOR 2 1 0 0 0 0
10-01
15 BC 0 0 0 0 0 0
10-07
16 SSK 0 0 0 0 0 0
10-14
17 HAM 3 1 0 0 0 0
10-21
18 HAM 2 0 0 0 0 0
10-29
19 WPG 2 0 0 0 0 0
11-04
20 WPG 4 0 0 0 0 0
11-20
22 EDM 0 0 0 0 0 0
11-27
23 CGY 1 0 0 1 0 0
Total
16 3 0 1 0 0