Richard Holmes

Richard Holmes
Born: September 24, 1952
Hope Mill, NC
Position: RB
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 222
College: Edinboro
Career: 1977-1983

Richard Holmes played from 1977 to 1983 during his career with the Ottawa Rough Riders, Winnipeg Blue Bombers, Toronto Argonauts and Tampa Bay Bandits. Holmes ran for 1,959 yards in his career on 410 attempts, scoring 14 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 71 passes for 727 yards and 3 receiving touchdowns..

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Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1977CFL Ottawa Rough Riders1478655.972 9
1977CFL Toronto Argonauts311514.928 1
1978CFL Ottawa Rough Riders1426074.354 3
1979CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers291304.518 0
1979CFL Ottawa Rough Riders551883.412 1
1983USFL Tampa Bay Bandits6183.00
CFL40419414.872 14
Totals41019594.872 14


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1977CFL Ottawa Rough Riders2022611.372 1
1977CFL Toronto Argonauts8465.813 0
1978CFL Ottawa Rough Riders3031310.453 1
1979CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers5265.211 0
1979CFL Ottawa Rough Riders811614.560 1
CFL7172710.272 3
Totals7172710.272 3

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1977CFL Ottawa Rough Riders25125.527 0
1977CFL Toronto Argonauts24824.031 0
1978CFL Ottawa Rough Riders37926.330 0
1979CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers38829.350 0
1979CFL Ottawa Rough Riders12828.028 0
CFL1129426.750 0
Totals1129426.750 0

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1977CFL Ottawa Rough Riders91000060
1977CFL Toronto Argonauts1000006
1978CFL Ottawa Rough Riders31000024
1979CFL Ottawa Rough Riders11000012

Playing Career:


1977 - CFL CFL East All-Star