Richard Johnson (wide receiver)

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Richard Johnson
No. 83, 84
Date of birth: (1961-10-19) October 19, 1961 (age 53)
Place of birth: Los Angeles, California
Career information
Position(s): Wide receiver
College: Colorado
Organizations
As player:
1983
1984–1985
1987
1989–1990
Denver Gold
Houston Gamblers
Washington Redskins
Detroit Lions
Career stats
Playing stats at NFL.com

Richard LaVon Johnson (born October 19, 1961) is a former professional American football player who played wide receiver in the National Football League for three seasons for the Washington Redskins and Detroit Lions. Previously, he played with the Denver Gold and the Houston Gamblers of the United States Football League. He played college football at the University of Colorado. Johnson is one of only 2 NFL football players to have 50 catches while being under 5' 7". The other being Andrew Hawkins of the Cincinnati Bengals.


On Sunday, April 14, 2013, Richard Lavon Johnson, a 51 year old Black Male from Houston, TX was arrested for Aggravated Sexual Assault Of A Child Under 14 Years Of Age - a 1st Degree Felony

Richard Lavon Johnson was booked into Harris County Jail on Monday, April 15, 2013