Mike Richardson

Michael Wayne Richardson
Born: December 8, 1946
Fort Worth, TX USA
Position: RB
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 196
College: SMU
High School: Castleberry (Fort Worth, TX)
Career: 1969-1974
Drafted: 1969 in Round 7, #171 overall by the Houston Oilers

Mike Richardson played from 1969 to 1974 during his career with the Houston Oilers, Houston Texans and Winnipeg Blue Bombers. Richardson ran for 895 yards in his career on 247 attempts, scoring 4 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 58 passes for 569 yards and 1 receiving touchdowns..

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1974WFL Houston Texans100.


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1969AFL Houston Oilers55110.228 0
1970NFL Houston Oilers1033683.634 2
1971NFL Houston Oilers17331.913 0
1972CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers241094.516 0
1974WFL Houston Texans983343.413 2
AFL55110.228 0
NFL1204013.334 2
CFL241094.516 0
WFL983343.413 2
Totals2478953.634 4


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1970NFL Houston Oilers3438111.267 1
1971NFL Houston Oilers4174.20
1972CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers11313.013 0
1974WFL Houston Texans191588.319 0
NFL3839810.567 1
CFL11313.013 0
WFL191588.319 0
Totals585699.867 1

Punt Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1969AFL Houston Oilers79313.327 0
1970NFL Houston Oilers10303.011 0
1974WFL Houston Texans14846.026 0
AFL79313.327 0
NFL10303.011 0
WFL14846.026 0
Totals312076.727 0

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1971NFL Houston Oilers12626.026 0
1974WFL Houston Texans711316.127 0
NFL12626.026 0
WFL711316.127 0
Totals813917.427 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1969AFL Houston Oilers1000
1970NFL Houston Oilers2000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1969AFL Houston Oilers0000012
1970NFL Houston Oilers21000018
1974WFL Houston Texans2000000000014

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1969AFLHouston Oilers140
1970NFLHouston Oilers140
1971NFLHouston Oilers70
1972CFLWinnipeg Blue Bombers5
1974WFLHouston Texans