Dick McCabe (American football)

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Richie McCabe
No. 24, 0, 25, 45
Position: Safety
Personal information
Date of birth: (1933-03-12)March 12, 1933
Place of birth: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Date of death: January 4, 1983(1983-01-04) (aged 49)
Place of death: Denver, Colorado
Career information
College: Pittsburgh
NFL Draft: 1955 / Round: 22 / Pick: 258
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com
Player stats at PFR

Richard Paul McCabe (March 12, 1933 – January 4, 1983) was an American football safety who played college football at the University of Pittsburgh. McCabe played in the National Football League (NFL) for the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Washington Redskins. He also played in the American Football League (AFL) for the Buffalo Bills, making the Sporting News' AFL All-League team in 1960. He finished his playing career with the Bills in 1961, but he returned to the team in 1966 as defensive backfield coach. He was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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