Richard Dent's Career Highlights

All-Pro: 1984 (PW), 1985 (AP, PFWA)

All-Pro Second Team: 1984 (AP), 1988 (AP, NEA), 1990 (AP)

All-NFC: 1984 (UPI, PW), 1985 (UPI), 1988 (UPI, PW), 1990 (UPI, PW), 1993 (PW)

(4) - 1985, 1986, 1991, 1994

At time of his retirement following 1997 season

[Tied for 2nd] Most Seasons, 10 or More Sacks - 8 (1984-1988, 1990-91, 1993)
[3rd] Most Sacks, Career - 137.5

Post-Season Records

[Tied for 1st] Most Sacks, Game - 3.5 (vs. N.Y. Giants, Jan. 5, 1986)
[Tied for 2nd] Most Sacks, Game - 3 (vs. Washington, Dec. 30, 1984)
[3rd] Most Sacks, Career - 10.5

Bears' records held by Dent
Records through the 1995 season, Dent's final season with Chicago

[1st] Most Sacks, Career - 124.5
[1st] Most Sacks, Season - 17.5 (1984)
[1st] Most Sacks, Game - 4.5 (vs. L.A. Raiders, Nov. 4, 1984; at L.A. Raiders, Dec. 27, 1987)
[2nd] Most Sacks, Season - 17.0 (1985)
[Tied for 3rd] Most Seasons Played - 12

NFL Statistical Championships
Sack Titles: 1985

NFC Statistical Championships
Sack Titles: 1984, 1985

Team Statistical Championships
Sack Titles: 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1993, 1996 Ind

Ind Indianapolis Colts. Won all other titles with Chicago Bears

Super Bowl XX MVP

Year Team
W
L
T
Division Finish
1983 Chicago Bears
8
8
0
(3rd)
1984 Chicago Bears
10
6
0
(1st)
1985 Chicago Bears
15
1
0
(1st)
1986 Chicago Bears
14
2
0
(1st)
1987 Chicago Bears
11
4
0
(1st)
1988 Chicago Bears
12
4
0
(1st)
1989 Chicago Bears
6
10
0
(4th)
1990 Chicago Bears
11
5
0
(1st)
1991 Chicago Bears
11
5
0
(2nd)
1992 Chicago Bears
5
11
0
(4th)
1993 Chicago Bears
7
9
0
(4th)
1994 San Francisco 49ers
13
3
0
(1st)
1995 Chicago Bears
9
7
0
(3rd)
1996 Indianapolis Colts
9
7
0
(3rd)
1997 Philadelphia Eagles
6
9
1
(3rd)

 

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