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"After you leave this game, what you want more than anything -what I want more than anything-is respect from my peers.”

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(Tennessee State)...6'5'', 265...

Richard Lamar Dent ... Selected by Chicago in eighth round, 1983 draft. . .An intimidating player, could speed rush or power rush quarterback. . .Amassed 137.5 career sacks. . .Recorded double-digit sacks eight seasons. . .Led NFC with team record 17.5 sacks, 1984. . .Following year, led NFL with 17 sacks. . .Super Bowl XX MVP. . .Named first- or second-team All-Pro four times, All-NFC five times. . . Selected to four Pro Bowls. . .Born December 13, 1960 in Atlanta, Georgia.