Robert John Riggins

Robert John Riggins was born on 1949-08-04 at Centralia, Kansas, U.S.. His net worth is $6 Million. He is American born Actor, Producer.

Facts of Robert John Riggins

Net Worth$6 Million
Date Of BirthAugust 4, 1949
Age71 years 3 months
HoroscopeLeo
Place Of BirthCentralia, Kansas, U.S.
Height6' 2" (1.88 m)
Weight104.33
ProfessionActor, Producer
EducationUniversity of Kansas
NationalityAmerican
SpouseLisa-Marie Riggins, Mary Louise O Brien'
ChildrenPortia Riggins, Bob Riggins, Hannah Riggins, Emil Riggins, Krafton Riggins
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Quotes of Robert John Riggins

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1"I'm broke, I'm bored and I'm back." On his return to the Washington Redskins after sitting out the 1980 season over failed contract negotiations.

Quick Facts of Robert John Riggins

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1John co-hosts The Afternoon Blitz radio show with Adam Schein on Sirius Satellite Radio. [September 2005]
2Most Valuable Player, Super Bowl XVII
3Played college football at the University of Kansas, where he was Big-Eight All Conference for two seasons.
4Attended Centralia High School in Centralia, Kansas, which is located at 507 John Riggins Avenue
5A former professional football player with the New York Jets and Washington Redskins, Riggins set a single-game record for rushing yardage and was named Most Valuable Player of Super Bowl XVII as the Redskins defeated the Miami Dolphins, 27-17.
6Played for the New York Jets, 1971-1975 and the Washington Redskins, 1976-1979 and 1981-1985. Riggins sat out the 1980 season.
7Inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1992.
8Attended the University of Kansas.
9Awarded the Most Valuable Player Award for Super Bowl XVII.
10Rushed for 11,352 yards and scored 116 touchdowns in his career.
11Playing for the Washington Redskins, he was named the MVP of Super Bowl XVII, held at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, CA. His 166 yards on 38 carries helped the Redskins to a 27-17 victory over the Miami Dolphins on Jan. 30, 1983.
12His NFL career rushing totals are 11,352 yards, with an additional 2,090 reception yards - an overall total of 13,442 positive yards from scrimmage. He also scored 104 rushing touchdowns during his career.
13NFL Career record: 11,352 yards, 104 TDs rushing; 2,090 yards receiving; 13,435 combined net yards, 116 TDs. Super Bowl XVII MVP.
14Sat out the 1980 season over a contract dispute.
15Running Back for the New York Jets (1971-1975) and Washington Redskins (1976-1979 and 1981-1985).
16Member of Super Bowl XVII Champion Washington Redskins team. Member of 1983 NFC Champion Washington Redskins team. Member of 1984 NFC East Division Champion Washington Redskins team.
17Tied with Andra Franklin in leading the NFL in Rushes (177) in 1982.
18Led NFL in Rushing Touchdowns (24) in 1983.
19Named to AFC squad for 1975 NFL Pro Bowl.
20Tied with Eric Dickerson in leading the NFL in Rushing Touchdowns (14) in 1984.
21Ranks 10th on NFL All-Time Rushing Attempts List (2,916).
22Ranks 13th on NFL All-Time Rushing Yards List (11,352).
23Ranks 5th on NFL All-Time Rushing Touchdowns List (104).
24Ranks 20th on NFL All-Time Yards from Scrimmage List (13,442).
25Ranks 8th on NFL All-Time Rushing/Receiving Touchdowns List (116).
26Was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
27Was named Most Valuable Player of Super Bowl XVII
28Former American Football running back who made the Pro Football Hall of Fame

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