Les Richter

Linebacker

Les Richter

9 seasons
193 career points
16 career interceptions
8 Pro Bowls

9

seasons

193

career points

16

career interceptions

8

Pro Bowls
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"Sure, I play rough. But that's what the Rams pay me for, and that's what the fans pay to see."

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(California)...6'3'', 238...Leslie Alan Richter ... Second player picked overall, 1952 draft … Rams traded 11 players to obtain rights … Known for rugged, punishing style of play … Eight straight Pro Bowls … First- or second-team All-NFL each season, 1955-1960 … Also saw action at center and placekicker early in career … Led Rams in scoring, 1955 and 1956 … Amassed 193 points … Recorded 16 interceptions … Born October 6, 1930 in Fresno, California … Died June 12, 2010 at the age of 79.