Richard Crump

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Richard Crump
Date of birth (1955-02-28) February 28, 1955 (age 61)
Place of birth Cairo, Georgia, U.S.
Career information
Position(s) RB
College Northeast Oklahoma
NFL draft 1978 / Round: 12 / Pick 309
(By the Buffalo Bills)
Career history
As player
1975–1979 Winnipeg Blue Bombers
1979 Calgary Stampeders
1979–1981 Ottawa Rough Riders
1983 Boston Breakers (USFL)
1984 New Orleans Breakers
1985 Orlando Renegades
CFL East All-Star 1980

Richard Crump is a former Canadian Football League running back who played for three different teams from 1975 through 1981.[1][2][3] For his career, Crump finished with 3,854 yards rushing and 200 pass receptions.[citation needed] Crump played in the USFL from 1983 through 1985 with the Boston Breakers,[4] New Orleans Breakers[5] and Orlando Renegades[6] where he rushed for 1,167 yards. Crump led the Breakers in 1983 with 990 yards rushing.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Interceptions help Bombers shade Stamps". Ottawa Citizen. 1975-08-26. Retrieved 2011-04-12. 
  2. ^ Down, John (1979-09-14). "Capital idea: Richard Crump sent to Ottawa". The Calgary Herald. Retrieved 2011-04-12. 
  3. ^ Casey, Tom (1981-09-02). "'Coach-breaker' Crump waits for his pink slip from Riders". Ottawa Citizen. Retrieved 2011-04-12. 
  4. ^ "When the USFL Called UCF Home". University of Central Florida. 2007-06-07. Retrieved 2011-04-12. 
  5. ^ "Breakers survive injury for victory". Reading Eagle. 1984-03-05. Retrieved 2011-04-12. 
  6. ^ Greene, Jerry (1985-05-21). "Renegades Offer Hampton $2 Million-plus Contract". Orlando Sentinel. Retrieved 2011-04-12. 
  7. ^ "Breakers fill need, quarterback signs". Eugene Register-Guard. Associated Press. 1985-02-13. Retrieved 2011-04-12.