Rick Moser

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Rick Moser
Date of birth: (1956-12-18) December 18, 1956 (age 57)
Place of birth: White Plains, New York
Career information
Position(s): Running back
Height: 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight: 215 lb (98 kg)
College: Rhode Island
NFL Draft: 1978 / Round: 8 / Pick 208
As player:
Pittsburgh Steelers
Miami Dolphins
Kansas City Chiefs
Pittsburgh Steelers
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Career stats
Playing stats at DatabaseFootball.com

Richard Avery Moser (born December 18, 1956) is an actor and a former American football running back who played for the Pittsburgh Steelers, Miami Dolphins, Kansas City Chiefs, and Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the NFL. He attended Scarsdale High School and the University of Rhode Island.

Football career[edit]

Moser played in parts of five NFL seasons between 1978 and 1982 for four different teams, carrying the ball 54 times for 190 yards and one touchdown. He also caught three passes for 10 yards and one score and returned six kickoffs for 108 yards in his professional career. His primary contribution was on special teams where he was ranked #1 on the Steelers in both 1978 & 1979. Moser was a member of two Super Bowl winning teams with the Steelers following the 1978 (Super Bowl XIII) and 1979 (Super Bowl XIV) seasons. In Super Bowl XIV, Moser recorded a Super Bowl record of 5 tackles on kickoff team.

Acting career[edit]

Moser has acted in several movies, most notably as the high-sock wearing assistant football coach in Dazed and Confused, as a football player in Everybody's All-American, and as himself in Fighting Back: The Rocky Bleier Story. He has appeared in the popular television series The Facts of Life and Diff'rent Strokes. He also had recurring roles on ABC's General Hospital and HBO's 1st & Ten.

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