Rayfield Wright

Tackle

“Big Cat”

Rayfield Wright

13 seasons
6 consecutive first- or second-team All-Pro honors
6 Pro Bowls
5 Super Bowl appearances

13

seasons

6

consecutive first- or second-team All-Pro honors

6

Pro Bowls

5

Super Bowl appearances
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"I love blocking, love the contact. There’s a lot of satisfaction in knowing that you’re moving your man out of there. Biggest of all is to put my man on the ground—I’m on top of him and the ball carrier is 10-15 yards downfield. That’s satisfaction.”

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(Fort Valley State)...6'6'', 255...Larry Rayfield Wright. . .Cowboys’ seventh round pick, 1967 NFL Draft. . .Earned permanent starting right tackle position, 1970. . .Known as “Big Cat,” earned first- or second-team All-NFL honors six consecutive times (1971-1976). . .Selected to play in Pro Bowl following each of those seasons. . .Started in six NFC championship games and played in five Super Bowls. . .Named to NFL’s All-Decade Team of the 1970s. . .Born August 23, 1945, in Griffin, Georgia.