Richard Lamar Dent (born December 13, 1960) is an American former professional football player who was a defensive end in the National Football League (NFL), primarily for the Chicago Bears. He was the MVP of Super Bowl XX. He was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2011.
An eighth-round draft pick out of Tennessee State, rookie defensive end Richard Dent immediately exceeded the Chicago Bears' expectations. Dent played in every game as a rookie in 1983 and even started in three. The following year, he became a permanent starter at right end.
Richard Lamar Dent (The Colonel or Sackman) Position: DE. 6-5 , 265lb (196cm, 120kg) Born: December 13 in Atlanta, GA (Age: 62-088d) More bio, uniform, draft, salary info. Hall of Fame. 4x Pro Bowl. 1x All-Pro. 2x SB Champ.
Richard Dent – San Francisco 49ers (1994) The Super Bowl XX MVP won his second Super Bowl in his first and only season as a 49er. Dent only played in 3 games and spent most of the season injured.#DaBears #FTTB pic.twitter.com/gTG4u3Quu5 — Legends In The Wrong Uniforms (@WrongUnis) October 24, 2022
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Hall of Famer Richard Dent is the Bears' all-time leader in sacks with 124.5 and had a celebrated postseason performance in 1985 when the Bears were 15-1 and Super Bowl XX champions.
Richard Dent makes his mark on Super Bowl history | Super Bowl Snapshots Super Bowl XX MVP Richard Dent remembers his dominant Chicago Bears team winning it all in 1986. NOW PLAYING