Dick Cunningham (American football)

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Dick Cunningham
Date of birth (1944-10-12) October 12, 1944 (age 72)
Place of birth Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Career information
Position(s) Center
Offensive tackle
College Arkansas
AFL draft 1966 / Round: Red Shirt 4 / Pick: 36
Drafted by Buffalo Bills[1]
NFL draft 1966 / Round: 8 / Pick: 136
Drafted by Detroit Lions
Career history
As player
1967–1968 Buffalo Bills (AFL)
1970–1972 Buffalo Bills
1973 Houston Oilers
1973 Philadelphia Eagles
Career stats

Richard Karekin Cunningham (born October 12, 1944) is a former American football linebacker. He played in the American Football League for the Buffalo Bills and in the National Football League for the Buffalo Bills, the Houston Oilers, and the Philadelphia Eagles from 1967 to 1973. Cunningham played college football at the University of Arkansas and was drafted in the eighth round of the 1966 NFL Draft by the Detroit Lions and the fourth round of the Red Shirt portion of the 1966 AFL Draft by the Buffalo Bills.

While at Arkansas, Cunningham was a member of Xi Chapter of the Kappa Sigma Fraternity.

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  1. ^ "1966 AFL Draft". Retrieved March 23, 2017. 

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