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Jim Ritcher
Date of birth: May 21, 1958 (1958-05-21) (age 51)
Place of birth: Berea, OH
Career information
Position(s): Center
College: North Carolina State
NFL Draft: 1980 / Round: 1 / Pick 16
 As player:
Buffalo Bills
Atlanta Falcons
Career highlights and awards
Pro Bowls: 1991, 1992
Awards: 1979 Outland Trophy
Retired #s: North Carolina State #51
Playing stats at
College Football Hall of Fame

James Alexander Richter (born May 21, 1958 in Berea, Ohio) is a former American football player. He started his career playing high school football for Highland High School in Medina, Ohio and was an All-American at North Carolina State and won the Outland Trophy in 1979 as the nation's best offensive lineman. In the National Football League, Richer was moved to guard from center by the Buffalo Bills, for whom he played fourteen seasons. He started in all four Super Bowl appearances of the Bills (Super Bowl XXV, Super Bowl XXVI, Super Bowl XXVII, and Super Bowl XXVIII) and was selected to two Pro Bowls. He finished his career with the Atlanta Falcons.

In 1998 he was selected to the College Football Hall of Fame. He is currently working as a commercial pilot, flying for American Airlines.

Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Greg Roberts
Outland Trophy Winners
Succeeded by
Mark May


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