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.
Richard Lamar Dent (The Colonel or Sackman) Position: DE. 6-5 , 265lb (196cm, 120kg) Born: December 13 in Atlanta, GA (Age: 62-144d) More bio, uniform, draft, salary info. Hall of Fame. 4x Pro Bowl. 1x All-Pro. 2x SB Champ.
Learn More. 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.
The Bears defeat the New England Patriots 46-10 in Super Bowl XX to win their first ever Super Bowl Championship. Defensive End Richard Dent was named Super Bowl MVP. — This Day in Chicago Sports (@ChiSportsDay) January 26, 2022. New England proved to be no match for the Bears or Dent.
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Richard Dent is the 27th long-time member of the Chicago Bears to be elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Notes: Dent led the NFL in sacks (17) during the Chicago Bears Super Bowl championship season in 1985.
Former NFL Hall of Famer Richard Dent, who played with the Chicago Bears, is fighting to clear his name after being accused of alleged sexual misconduct with a mysterious and unknown white woman ...