Ricky Sanders

Richard Wayne Sanders
Born: August 30, 1962
Temple, TX USA
Position: WR
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 182
College: Texas St.
High School: Belton (TX)
Career: 1984-1995

Ricky Sanders played from 1984 to 1995 during his career with the Atlanta Falcons, Houston Gamblers and Washington Redskins. Sanders caught 632 passes for 8,393 yards and 55 receiving touchdowns in his career.

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1985USFL Houston Gamblers100.
1989NFL Washington Redskins11100.03232.000.000.032 118.8


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1984USFL Houston Gamblers10585.811 0
1985USFL Houston Gamblers5326.413 0
1987NFL Washington Redskins1-4-4.0-4 0
1988NFL Washington Redskins2147.00
1989NFL Washington Redskins4194.813 0
1990NFL Washington Redskins4174.212 0
1991NFL Washington Redskins7476.717 1
1992NFL Washington Redskins4-6-1.50
1993NFL Washington Redskins177.00
USFL15906.013 0
NFL23944.117 1
Totals381844.817 1


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1984USFL Houston Gamblers101137813.677t11
1985USFL Houston Gamblers4853811.243 7
1986NFL Washington Redskins1428620.471 2
1987NFL Washington Redskins3763017.057 3
1988NFL Washington Redskins73114815.755 12
1989NFL Washington Redskins80113814.268 4
1990NFL Washington Redskins5672713.038 3
1991NFL Washington Redskins4558012.945 5
1992NFL Washington Redskins5170713.962 3
1993NFL Washington Redskins5863811.050 4
1994NFL Atlanta Falcons675998.928 1
1995NFL Atlanta Falcons22412.021 0
USFL149191612.977 18
NFL483647713.471 37
Totals632839313.377 55

Punt Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1984USFL Houston Gamblers191517.929 0
1989NFL Washington Redskins2126.00
USFL191517.929 0
Totals211637.829 0

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1984USFL Houston Gamblers22814.016 0
1987NFL Washington Redskins411829.539 0
1988NFL Washington Redskins1936219.131 0
1989NFL Washington Redskins913414.929 0
1990NFL Washington Redskins12222.022 0
USFL22814.016 0
NFL3363619.339 0
Totals3566419.039 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1993NFL Washington Redskins1100
1994NFL Atlanta Falcons0100

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1984USFL Houston Gamblers01100000000066
1985USFL Houston Gamblers0700000000042
1986NFL Washington Redskins200012
1987NFL Washington Redskins03000018
1988NFL Washington Redskins012000072
1989NFL Washington Redskins040000024
1990NFL Washington Redskins03000018
1991NFL Washington Redskins1500036
1992NFL Washington Redskins0300018
1993NFL Washington Redskins0400024
1994NFL Atlanta Falcons10006

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1984USFLHouston Gamblers1818
1985USFLHouston Gamblers103
1986NFLWashington Redskins103
1987NFLWashington Redskins125
1988NFLWashington Redskins164
1989NFLWashington Redskins1612
1990NFLWashington Redskins166
1991NFLWashington Redskins167
1992NFLWashington Redskins155
1993NFLWashington Redskins1611
1994NFLAtlanta Falcons1412
1995NFLAtlanta Falcons31