|Date of birth:November 16, 1945|
|Place of birth: Texarkana, Texas|
|Date of death: December 11, 1982(aged 37)|
|Place of death: Hackensack, New Jersey|
|College: East Texas State|
|NFL Draft: 1969 / Round: 4 / Pick: 92|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
|* New York Giants ( 1969– 1973)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at pro-football-reference.com|
Richard Charles Houston (November 16, 1945 – December 11, 1982) was an American football wide receiver who played five seasons with the New York Giants of the National Football League. He was drafted by the New York Giants in the fourth round of the 1969 NFL Draft. He played college football at East Texas State University and attended Dunbar High School in Texarkana, Texas. Houston was killed in a car crash on December 11, 1982.
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- "RICH HOUSTON". profootballarchives.com. http://www.profootballarchives.com/hous01700.html. Retrieved October 3, 2015.
- "Ex-Giant Killed in Crash". The New York Giants. Associated Press. December 12, 1982. Archived from the original on October 3, 2015. https://web.archive.org/web/20151003215705/http://www.nytimes.com/1982/12/12/sports/ex-giant-killed-in-crash.html. Retrieved October 3, 2015.