Rich Houston

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Rich Houston
No. 84
Position:Wide receiver
Personal information
Born:(1945-11-16)November 16, 1945
Texarkana, Texas
Died:December 11, 1982(1982-12-11) (aged 37)
Hackensack, New Jersey
Height:6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight:196 lb (89 kg)
Career information
High school:Texarkana (TX) Dunbar
College:East Texas State
NFL Draft:1969 / Round: 4 / Pick: 92
Career history
Career NFL statistics
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Richard Charles Houston (November 16, 1945 – December 11, 1982) was an American football wide receiver who played five seasons with the New York Giants of the National Football League. He was drafted by the New York Giants in the fourth round of the 1969 NFL Draft. He played college football at East Texas State University and attended Dunbar High School in Texarkana, Texas.[1] Houston was killed in a car crash on December 11, 1982.[2]


  1. ^ "RICH HOUSTON". Retrieved October 3, 2015.
  2. ^ "Ex-Giant Killed in Crash". The New York Giants. Associated Press. December 12, 1982. Archived from the original on October 3, 2015. Retrieved October 3, 2015.

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