Rickey Dudley
No. 83, 82, 88
Position:Tight end
Personal information
Born: (1972-07-15) July 15, 1972 (age 51)
Henderson, Texas, U.S.
Height:6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Weight:255 lb (116 kg)
Career information
High school:Henderson (TX)
Fork Union Military Academy (VA)
College:Ohio State
NFL draft:1996 / Round: 1 / Pick: 9
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Games played:108
Receiving yards:3,024
Player stats at NFL.com · PFR

Rickey Deshun Dudley (born July 15, 1972) is a former professional American football player. A 6'6", 252-lb. tight end from Ohio State University, Dudley was selected by the Oakland Raiders in the first round (ninth overall) of the 1996 NFL Draft.[1] He played in nine seasons in the National Football League (NFL) from 1996 to 2004 for the Raiders, the Cleveland Browns, and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, where he won Super Bowl XXXVII. A thumb injury that required surgery ended his career after the 2004 season.[2]


  1. ^ "1996 NFL Draft Listing". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved March 30, 2023.
  2. ^ "ESPN.com: NFL - Dudley looks to revitalize career in Tampa". a.espncdn.com. Retrieved March 29, 2023.