Richard Jarvis
Personal information
Date of birth: (1995-04-20) April 20, 1995 (age 24)
Place of birth: Watertown, Massachusetts
Career information
College: Brown
Undrafted in 2018
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Atlanta Falcons ( 2018)
Career highlights and awards
  • N/A

Richard "Dewey" Jarvis (born April 20, 1995) is an American football linebacker who is currently a free agent. He played college football at Brown.

Professional careerEdit

Atlanta FalconsEdit

Jarvis signed with the Atlanta Falcons as an undrafted free agent on May 1, 2018.[1] After making the Falcons' initial 53-man roster, Jarvis was waived on September 6, 2018 and was re-signed to the practice squad.[2][3] He was promoted back to the active roster on September 22, 2018.[4] He was waived again on September 25, 2018.[5]

Jacksonville JaguarsEdit

On October 23, 2018, Jarvis was signed to the Jacksonville Jaguars practice squad.[6] He was released on November 15, 2018.[7]

Buffalo BillsEdit

On November 19, 2018, Jarvis was signed to the Buffalo Bills practice squad.[8]


  1. "Falcons announce agreements with 27 undrafted free agents". Falcons Wire. USA Today. May 1, 2018. Retrieved September 22, 2018.
  2. McFadden, Will (September 6, 2018). "Falcons waive Richard Jarvis, sign Jeff Overbaugh off practice squad". Retrieved September 22, 2018.
  3. McFadden, Will (September 8, 2018). "Falcons sign Richard Jarvis to practice squad". Retrieved September 22, 2018.
  4. McFadden, Will (September 22, 2018). "Falcons reach an injury settlement with Corey Nelson, promote Dewey Jarvis to the active roster".
  5. McFadden, Will (September 25, 2018). "Falcons place Ricardo Allen on injured reserve; make several roster moves".
  6. "Jaguars sign Richard Jarvis to practice squad". October 23, 2018.
  7. "Jaguars Re-Sign CB Dee Delaney To PS, Release LB Richard Jarvis". NFL Trade Rumors. November 15, 2018.
  8. "Buffalo Bills promote linebacker Corey Thompson to active roster". November 19, 2018.
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