American Football Database
Rick Tuten
Date of birth: (1965-01-05) January 5, 1965 (age 57)
Place of birth: Perry, Florida
Career information
Position(s): Punter
College: Florida State University
 As player:
Philadelphia Eagles
Buffalo Bills
Seattle Seahawks
St. Louis Rams
Career highlights and awards
Pro Bowls: 1994
Playing stats at

Richard Lamar Tuten (born January 5, 1965 in Perry, Florida) is a former American football punter in the National Football League who played most of his career with the Seattle Seahawks. He punted the ball 108 times in 1992, tied for fourth-most in a season in NFL history.[1] In 1992, he punted for 4,760 yards with an average of 44.1 yards per punt. In 1994, the year he went to his first and only Pro Bowl, he punted the ball 91 times for 3,905 yards, an average of 42.9 yards per punt, and also scored a 2-pt. conversion, the only scored points of his career. Tuten also received a ring as a member of the St. Louis Rams' Super Bowl XXXIV championship team. However, he did not play in the game itself due to injury.

Seahawks Years: In 1991 Tuten's longest field goal was 60 yards. His average was 43.0 yards. He had 2106 yards in that year.


  1. "Individual Records: Punting". Archived from the original on 2004-02-24. // Retrieved 20 July 2012.