Rick Casares

Ricardo Jose Casares
Born: July 4, 1931
Tampa, FL USA
Deceased: September 13, 2013
Tampa, FL
Position: FB
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 226
College: Florida
High School: Thomas Jefferson (Tampa, FL)
Career: 1955-1966
Drafted: 1954 in Round 2, #18 overall by the Chicago Bears

Rick Casares played from 1955 to 1966 during his career with the Chicago Bears, Miami Dolphins and Washington Redskins. Casares ran for 5,797 yards in his career on 1,431 attempts, scoring 49 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 191 passes for 1,588 yards and 11 receiving touchdowns..

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1955NFL Chicago Bears3266.7279.0133.3133.323 95.1
1956NFL Chicago Bears300.000.000.0133.30.0
1957NFL Chicago Bears2150.03216.000.000.032 95.8
1958NFL Chicago Bears4125.0133.2125.000.013 80.2
1959NFL Chicago Bears100.000.000.01100.00.0
1962NFL Chicago Bears2150.03517.5150.000.035 135.4


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1955NFL Chicago Bears1256725.481 4
1956NFL Chicago Bears23411264.868 12
1957NFL Chicago Bears2047003.425 6
1958NFL Chicago Bears1766513.764 2
1959NFL Chicago Bears1776993.947 10
1960NFL Chicago Bears1605663.535 5
1961NFL Chicago Bears1355884.423 8
1962NFL Chicago Bears752553.418 2
1963NFL Chicago Bears652774.330 0
1964NFL Chicago Bears351233.528 0
1965NFL Washington Redskins252.50
1966AFL Miami Dolphins431353.110 0
NFL138856624.181 49
AFL431353.110 0
Totals143157974.181 49


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1955NFL Chicago Bears161368.529 1
1956NFL Chicago Bears232038.833 2
1957NFL Chicago Bears252259.043 0
1958NFL Chicago Bears322909.150 1
1959NFL Chicago Bears2727310.143 2
1960NFL Chicago Bears8648.021 0
1961NFL Chicago Bears8698.631 0
1962NFL Chicago Bears10717.124 1
1963NFL Chicago Bears19944.925 1
1964NFL Chicago Bears141138.151 2
1965NFL Washington Redskins155.00
1966AFL Miami Dolphins8455.620 1
NFL18315438.451 10
AFL8455.620 1
Totals19115888.351 11


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long
1956NFL Chicago Bears15151.051
1957NFL Chicago Bears26733.541
1959NFL Chicago Bears313946.371
1960NFL Chicago Bears16060.060

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1956NFL Chicago Bears39531.749 0
1957NFL Chicago Bears100.00
1963NFL Chicago Bears2189.010 0
NFL611318.849 0
Totals611318.849 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1955NFL Chicago Bears4100030
1956NFL Chicago Bears122000084
1957NFL Chicago Bears60000036
1958NFL Chicago Bears2100018
1959NFL Chicago Bears10200072
1960NFL Chicago Bears5000030
1961NFL Chicago Bears8000048
1962NFL Chicago Bears2100018
1963NFL Chicago Bears0100006
1964NFL Chicago Bears0200012
1966AFL Miami Dolphins010006

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1955NFLChicago Bears120
1956NFLChicago Bears120
1957NFLChicago Bears120
1958NFLChicago Bears120
1959NFLChicago Bears120
1960NFLChicago Bears120
1961NFLChicago Bears130
1962NFLChicago Bears130
1963NFLChicago Bears100
1964NFLChicago Bears130
1965NFLWashington Redskins30
1966AFLMiami Dolphins60


1955 - New York Daily News All-NFL (1st Team)
1956 - Associated Press All-NFL (1st Team)
1956 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1956 - New York Daily News All-NFL (1st Team)
1956 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1956 - United Press International All-NFL (1st Team)
1957 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (2nd Team)
1957 - New York Daily News All-NFL (2nd Team)
1957 - Associated Press All-NFL (2nd Team)
1957 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1958 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)