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Rich Caster

Richard C. Caster

Position: TE-WR
Height: 6-5    Weight: 228 lbs.

Born: October 16, 1948 in Mobile, AL
High School: Lillie B. Williamson
College: Jackson St.   (school history)
Drafted by the New York Jets in the 2nd round (46th overall) of the 1970 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 55 (1190th overall since 1950)
3-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

88 88 86 82

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Fine Details  · Last updated Feb 8, 2016 10:25PM
All-Time Rank: #1221. Boyd Dowler… #1222. Matt Lepsis… #1223. Frank Wycheck… #1224. RICH CASTER… #1225. Ozzie Newsome… #1226. Eli Manning… #1227. Leon Hart… 

Receiving & Rushing

Games Receiving Rushing
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Tgt Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G YScm RRTD Fmb AV
1970 22 NYJ 88 14 6 19 393 20.7 3 72 1.4 28.1 393 3 0 4
1971 23 NYJ WR 88 14 14 26 454 17.5 6 57 1.9 32.4 2 10 0 17 5.0 0.7 0.1 464 6 0 7
1972* 24 NYJ TE 88 14 13 39 833 21.4 10 80 2.8 59.5 2 6 0 6 3.0 0.4 0.1 839 10 0 12
1973 25 NYJ TE 88 14 14 35 593 16.9 4 49 2.5 42.4 1 -9 0 -9 -9.0 -0.6 0.1 584 4 1 6
1974* 26 NYJ TE 88 13 13 38 745 19.6 7 89 2.9 57.3 745 7 2 10
1975* 27 NYJ TE 88 14 14 47 820 17.4 4 91 3.4 58.6 820 4 0 10
1976 28 NYJ TE 88 14 14 31 391 12.6 1 41 2.2 27.9 6 73 0 60 12.2 5.2 0.4 464 1 1 4
1977 29 NYJ WR 88 10 10 10 205 20.5 1 58 1.0 20.5 2 -15 0 -6 -7.5 -1.5 0.2 190 1 1 2
1978 30 HOU 88 14 7 20 316 15.8 5 47 1.4 22.6 5 32 0 11 6.4 2.3 0.4 348 5 1 4
1979 31 HOU WR 88 16 13 18 239 13.3 1 36 1.1 14.9 4 25 0 10 6.3 1.6 0.3 264 1 1 3
1980 32 HOU te 88 16 1 27 341 12.6 3 68 1.7 21.3 341 3 1 3
1981 33 2TM 7 1 12 185 15.4 0 31 1.7 26.4 1 -3 0 0 -3.0 -0.4 0.1 182 0 2 2
NOR 86 4 0 7 108 15.4 0 31 1.8 27.0 1 -3 0 -3 -3.0 -0.8 0.3 105 0 2 1
WAS te 82 3 1 5 77 15.4 0 26 1.7 25.7 77 0 0 1
1982 34 WAS 82 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Career 161 120 322 5515 17.1 45 91 2.0 34.3 23 119 0 60 5.2 0.7 0.1 5634 45 10 67
8 yrs NYJ 107 98 245 4434 18.1 36 91 2.3 41.4 13 65 0 60 5.0 0.6 0.1 4499 36 5 55
3 yrs HOU 46 21 65 896 13.8 9 68 1.4 19.5 9 57 0 11 6.3 1.2 0.2 953 9 3 10
2 yrs WAS 4 1 5 77 15.4 0 26 1.3 19.3 77 0 0 1
1 yr NOR 4 0 7 108 15.4 0 31 1.8 27.0 1 -3 0 -3 -3.0 -0.8 0.3 105 0 2 1

Playoffs Receiving & Rushing

Games Receiving Rushing
Year Age Tm Pos G GS Tgt Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G YScm RRTD Fmb
1978 30 HOU WR 3 2 8 67 8.4 0 21 2.7 22.3 67 0 0
1979 31 HOU WR 3 3 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0 0 0
1980 32 HOU TE 1 0
1982 ❍ 34 WAS TE 1 0
Career 8 5 8 67 8.4 0 21 1.0 8.4 1 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.1 67 0 0
3 yrs HOU 7 5 8 67 8.4 0 21 1.1 9.6 1 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.1 67 0 0
1 yr WAS 1 0

Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty
1971 23 NYJ WR 88 14 14 0 0 1 7 0
1972* 24 NYJ TE 88 14 13 0 0 1 0 0
1973 25 NYJ TE 88 14 14 0 1 1 0 0
1974* 26 NYJ TE 88 13 13 0 2 0 0 0
1976 28 NYJ TE 88 14 14 0 1 0 0 0
1977 29 NYJ WR 88 10 10 0 1 1 0 0
1978 30 HOU 88 14 7 0 1 0 0 0
1979 31 HOU WR 88 16 13 0 1 0 0 0
1980 32 HOU te 88 16 1 0 1 0 0 0
1981 33 2TM 7 1 0 2 0 0 0
NOR 86 4 0 0 2 0 0 0
Career 161 120 0 10 4 7 0
8 yrs NYJ 107 98 0 5 4 7 0
3 yrs HOU 46 21 0 3 0 0 0
2 yrs WAS 4 1
1 yr NOR 4 0 0 2 0 0 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
1970 22 NYJ 88 14 6 1 0 0 0 0.0 393
1979 31 HOU WR 88 16 13 1 0 0 0 0.0 264
Career 161 120 2 0 0 0 0.0 5641
8 yrs NYJ 107 98 1 0 0 0 0.0 4506
3 yrs HOU 46 21 1 0 0 0 0.0 953
2 yrs WAS 4 1 77
1 yr NOR 4 0 105

Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM 2PA XPM XPA FGM FGA Sfty Pts Pts/G
1970 22 NYJ 88 14 6 3 3 18
1971 23 NYJ WR 88 14 14 6 6 36
1972* 24 NYJ TE 88 14 13 10 10 60
1973 25 NYJ TE 88 14 14 4 4 24
1974* 26 NYJ TE 88 13 13 7 7 42
1975* 27 NYJ TE 88 14 14 4 4 24
1976 28 NYJ TE 88 14 14 1 1 6
1977 29 NYJ WR 88 10 10 1 1 6
1978 30 HOU 88 14 7 5 5 30
1979 31 HOU WR 88 16 13 1 1 6
1980 32 HOU te 88 16 1 3 3 18
Career 161 120 45 45 270
8 yrs NYJ 107 98 36 36 216
3 yrs HOU 46 21 9 9 54
2 yrs WAS 4 1 0
1 yr NOR 4 0 0

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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year Lg Value (Rank/All-Time)

All-Pro Teams

Fantasy

Year Age G FantPos FantPt VBD PosRank OvRank
1970 22 14 TE 57 16
1971 23 14 WR 82 13 26 64
1972 24 14 TE 144 101 1 5
1973 25 14 TE 82 31 5 38
1974 26 13 TE 117 68 1 16
1975 27 14 TE 106 52 1 28
1976 28 14 TE 52 14
1977 29 10 WR 25 59
1978 30 14 WR 65 46
1979 31 16 WR 32 66
1980 32 16 TE 52 18
1981 33 7 TE 18 37
1982 34 1 79
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