Richard Jarvis (American football)

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Richard Jarvis
Free agent
Personal information
Born: (1995-04-20) April 20, 1995 (age 25)
Watertown, Massachusetts
Height:6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight:236 lb (107 kg)
Career information
High school:Belmont (MA)
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at

Richard "Dewey" Jarvis (born April 20, 1995) is an American football linebacker who was a free agent as of December 2020. He played college football at Brown.

Professional career[edit]

Atlanta Falcons[edit]

Jarvis signed with the Atlanta Falcons as an undrafted free agent on May 1, 2018.[1] After making the Falcons' initial 53-man roster, Jarvis was waived on September 6, 2018 and was re-signed to the practice squad.[2][3] He was promoted back to the active roster on September 22, 2018.[4] He was waived again on September 25, 2018.[5]

Jacksonville Jaguars[edit]

On October 23, 2018, Jarvis was signed to the Jacksonville Jaguars practice squad.[6] He was released on November 15, 2018.[7]

Buffalo Bills[edit]

On November 19, 2018, Jarvis was signed to the Buffalo Bills practice squad.[8]


  1. ^ "Falcons announce agreements with 27 undrafted free agents". Falcons Wire. USA Today. May 1, 2018. Retrieved September 22, 2018.
  2. ^ McFadden, Will (September 6, 2018). "Falcons waive Richard Jarvis, sign Jeff Overbaugh off practice squad". Retrieved September 22, 2018.
  3. ^ McFadden, Will (September 8, 2018). "Falcons sign Richard Jarvis to practice squad". Retrieved September 22, 2018.
  4. ^ McFadden, Will (September 22, 2018). "Falcons reach an injury settlement with Corey Nelson, promote Dewey Jarvis to the active roster".
  5. ^ McFadden, Will (September 25, 2018). "Falcons place Ricardo Allen on injured reserve; make several roster moves".
  6. ^ "Jaguars sign Richard Jarvis to practice squad". October 23, 2018.
  7. ^ "Jaguars Re-Sign CB Dee Delaney To PS, Release LB Richard Jarvis". NFL Trade Rumors. November 15, 2018.
  8. ^ "Buffalo Bills promote linebacker Corey Thompson to active roster". November 19, 2018.