Curly Lambeau Football League
12-23-2019
#87|Golden Richards Wide Receiver
Cleveland Ironmen (2004, Age 35)
BIOGRAPHICAL DATA
Total Rating B-  Help Conditioning 95%
Status Retired (2004) Potential
Age 50 Born 07-24-1969 in Hanford, CA
Drafted Round 2, Pick 17 (1991) Experience 13 Years (228 Wks)
College Portland University, 1991 Salary 845 ($1.701M/2019 $)
OFFENSE DEFENSE SPEC TEAMS
Throw Power D- Catching Pass Cover C+ Kick Power C-
Throw Acc Pass Blocking D+ Run Cover Kick Acc D-
Carrying C+ Run Blocking Tackling Kick Return
        Pursuit    
PHYSICAL MENTAL DEXTERITY
Speed B- Stamina Execution Agility B-
Strength C- Health D- Aggressiveness D- Hands B+
Jumping     Attitude B+ Break Tackle B-
ROLES
QB D+ C D+ DT SS D+ K GUN C+
WR B- G D+ DE FS C- P D- KR
HB/TB T D+ ILB D+ CB LS KRB C-
FB C- TE OLB D+ H C+ HT KOS D-
Year Team G GS TARG REC PCT YDS AVG LNG YAC YACA TD YDS/G 1ST 1ST% DP
1991 CLE 16 15 133 80 60.2 836 10.4 46 314 3.9 2 52.2 47 35.3 1
1992 CLE 16 15 127 67 52.8 774 11.6 38 201 3.0 2 48.4 41 32.3 2
1993 CLE 16 16 111 71 64.0 820 11.5 36 306 4.3 4 51.2 47 42.3 2
1994 CLE 16 16 113 42 37.2 517 12.3 36 139 3.3 5 32.3 30 26.5 3
1995 CLE 15 15 100 66 66.0 949 14.4 68 439 6.7 5 63.3 41 41.0 4
1996 CLE 16 16 105 67 63.8 808 12.1 46 358 5.3 3 50.5 39 37.1 3
1997 CLE 16 16 105 64 61.0 695 10.9 57 267 4.2 1 43.4 38 36.2 3
1998 CLE 16 16 97 57 58.8 601 10.5 26 202 3.5 3 37.6 29 29.9 1
1999 CLE 16 16 107 66 61.7 746 11.3 33 369 5.6 5 46.6 39 36.4 2
2000 CLE 16 16 107 77 72.0 875 11.4 61 421 5.5 5 54.7 49 45.8 0
2001 CLE 16 16 109 69 63.3 659 9.6 21 179 2.6 2 41.2 36 33.0 2
2002 CLE 16 16 120 57 47.5 548 9.6 42 125 2.2 2 34.2 29 24.2 4
2003 CLE 14 2 39 16 41.0 123 7.7 14 10 0.6 0 8.8 8 20.5 1
Total   205 191 1373 799 58.2 8951 11.2 68 3330 4.2 39 43.7 473 34.5 28

Career Transactions
DateTransaction
02-28-2005Golden Richards has retired from the Cleveland Ironmen.
01-30-2005The Cleveland Ironmen have acquired Golden Richards from the waiver wire.
09-12-2004The Cleveland Ironmen have automatically waived Golden Richards to comply with the 53-man roster limit.
09-06-2004The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Cordell Jells, Bobby Isbell, Don Poppowell, Chuck Guy, Tim Dobrus, Norris Sullivan, Roger Ford, Ki-Jana Bentley, Gary Wray, Max Finn, Mike Pinkett, and Butch Fowler to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Bill McElroy, Jim Simon, Rockne Freitas, Jim Haddix, Jim Chevrolet, Morris Titanic, Al Komlo, Tom Nowatzke, Bill Huntley, Ron Egan, Claude Maas, Don Lamka, and Golden Richards to the inactive roster.
12-22-2003The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Golden Richards to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Jim Haddix to the inactive roster.
12-14-2003The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Golden Richards to the inactive roster.
09-01-2003The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Mike Pinkett, Butch Fowler, Cordell Jells, Gary Wray, Archie Griffin, Don Lamka, Max Finn, Golden Richards, Bobby Isbell, Keith Smith, and Ray Mix to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Ross Bjork, Jim Haddix, Doug Van Horn, Bill Huntley, Fred Godfrey, Mark Taylor, Grant Lee, Mike Gibson, Tony Campion, Stu Tollefson, and Rockne Freitas to the inactive roster.
04-27-2003The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Bill McElroy, Henry Tanner, Brian Denson, Fred Godfrey, Clarence Crutcher, Jim Haddix, George Hogue, Justin Wilcox, Steve Stydahar, Leonard Kellogg, Ross Bjork, Wilbur Colter, Jim Cronkhite, Doug Moran, Artie Mitchell, Bill Lueck, Steve Thomas, and Mike Gibson to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Rockne Freitas, Cordell Jells, Rupe Andrew, Ralph Taylor, Bobby Isbell, Carl Parros, Keith Smith, Ray Mix, Chuck Guy, Tim Dobrus, Morris Titanic, Archie Griffin, Dat Claphan, Gary Wray, Max Finn, Mike Pinkett, Butch Fowler, Don Lamka, Golden Richards, and Art Clark to the inactive roster.
09-02-2002The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Cordell Jells, Bobby Isbell, Carl Parros, Doug Van Horn, Archie Griffin, Gary Wray, Max Finn, Mike Pinkett, Butch Fowler, and Golden Richards to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Reb Wickersham, Bill McElroy, Al Scarbath, Jim Haddix, Ossie Walker, Terrelle Henry, Tony Campion, Frank White, Grant Lee, Richard Wilner, and Ron Low to the inactive roster.
04-28-2002The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Henry Tanner, Whitney Allen, Clarence Crutcher, Jim Haddix, Burt Hart, Terrelle Henry, Leonard Kellogg, Joe Record, Ross Bjork, Wilbur Colter, Perry Patten, David Houston, Jim Cronkhite, Lee Falls, Artie Mitchell, Larry Crawford, and Mike Gibson to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Cordell Jells, Rupe Andrew, Bobby Isbell, Keith Smith, Ray Mix, Tim Dobrus, Morris Titanic, Archie Griffin, Richard Wilner, Dat Claphan, Gary Wray, Max Finn, Mike Pinkett, Butch Fowler, Don Lamka, Golden Richards, and Albert Signaigo to the inactive roster.
09-03-2001The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Rockne Freitas, Cordell Jells, Doug Van Horn, Morris Titanic, Archie Griffin, Gary Wray, Don Lamka, and Golden Richards to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved David Reagan, Jim Haddix, Leonard Kellogg, Tony Campion, Joe Record, Perry Patten, Fred James, and Art Clark to the inactive roster.
04-29-2001The Cleveland Ironmen have moved John Hairston, Tito Sims, Fred James, Ephesians Kerrigan, and Mark Moore to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Fred Godfrey, Morris Titanic, Gary Wray, Butch Fowler, and Golden Richards to the inactive roster.
09-04-2000The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Cordell Jells, Morris Titanic, Archie Griffin, Gary Wray, Don Lamka, and Golden Richards to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Willis Crenshaw, Tony Campion, Refrigerator Carter, Fred James, Ephesians Kerrigan, and Eddie Gillette to the inactive roster.
04-30-2000The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Ronnie Holliday, Tony Campion, Tim Dobrus, John Hairston, Refrigerator Carter, Fred James, Ephesians Kerrigan, and Eddie Gillette to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Fred Godfrey, Morris Titanic, Gary Wray, Max Finn, Mike Pinkett, Butch Fowler, Don Lamka, and Golden Richards to the inactive roster.
09-06-1999The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Rockne Freitas, Cordell Jells, Doug Van Horn, Morris Titanic, Archie Griffin, Gary Wray, Max Finn, Ron Low, Don Lamka, and Golden Richards to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Ronnie Holliday, Greg Imlay, Tony Campion, Tim Dobrus, Jackie Guba, Refrigerator Carter, Sherman Johnson, Jevon Huffman, Rosaire Paiement, and Art Clark to the inactive roster.
05-02-1999The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Ronnie Holliday, Jeff Blackwell, Greg Imlay, Terrelle Henry, Jack Barber, John Halleck, Jackie Guba, Sherman Johnson, Jevon Huffman, Bill Green, Rosaire Paiement, and Ephesians Kerrigan to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Rockne Freitas, Cordell Jells, Doug Van Horn, Morris Titanic, Archie Griffin, Walt Chrysler, Gary Wray, Max Finn, Ron Low, Butch Fowler, Don Lamka, and Golden Richards to the inactive roster.
10-11-1998Golden Richards of the Cleveland Ironmen is injured with a knee contusion and is expected to be out for approximately 4 days.
09-07-1998The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Reb Wickersham, Ray Guy, Fred Godfrey, Rockne Freitas, Roman Hobbs, Richie Aurora, Billy Joe Mantooth, Herb Adderley, Doug Van Horn, Tony Ruud, Archie Griffin, Jack Lee, Gary Wray, Ron Low, Doug Engles, Golden Richards, and Big Daddy Lipscomb to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Bob Kelly, Bo Badger, Rupe Andrew, Rufe Buck, Austin Merrill, Chet Scott, Alvin Batteaux, Al Sanchez, Ray Dandridge, Bruce Service, Tom Farren, Harvey Griffith, Rosaire Paiement, Carlos Johnson, Bill Whelan, Ephesians Kerrigan, Sylvester Wilcox, and Bill Lueck to the inactive roster.
08-10-1998The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Johnnie Bertoglio, Albert Signaigo, Derrick Alliston, Barry Ziff, Sammy Smith, Ray Mix, Lawyer Cherry, Wilbur Colter, Chet Scott, Johnny Morris, Jackie Guba, Harvey Griffith, Tom Mix, Albie Ra, Henry Howard, Kyle Brown, Lovie White, and Terrelle Henry to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Ralph Taylor, Ephesians Kerrigan, Rockne Freitas, Mike Pinkett, Gary Wray, Ron Low, Harry Smith, Butch Fowler, Max Finn, Morris Titanic, Walt Chrysler, Archie Griffin, Joe Record, Doug Van Horn, Don Lamka, Golden Richards, Steve Stydahar, and Fred Godfrey to the inactive roster.
09-01-1997The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Archie Griffin, Morris Titanic, Walt Chrysler, Doug Van Horn, Don Lamka, Golden Richards, Gary Wray, Harry Smith, and Max Finn to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Fred Lusk, Henry Howard, Tom Mix, Jim High, Tom Farren, Jim Mraz, Terrelle Henry, Chris Cassara, and Willis Crenshaw to the inactive roster.
08-04-1997The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Lucius Roberson, Albie Ra, John Gorinski, Terrelle Henry, Art Yearby, Austin Merrill, Felix Mack, Henry Howard, Lawyer Cherry, Jim Mraz, and Larry Crawford to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Rockne Freitas, Doug Van Horn, Morris Titanic, Walt Chrysler, Gary Wray, Max Finn, Bruce Service, Ron Low, Butch Fowler, Don Lamka, and Golden Richards to the inactive roster.
09-02-1996The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Jim Stillwagon, Reb Wickersham, Bill Yearby, Richie Aurora, Billy Joe Mantooth, Joe Record, Herb Adderley, Doug Van Horn, Tony Ruud, Morris Titanic, Archie Griffin, Walt Chrysler, Ron Low, Don Lamka, Golden Richards, and Big Daddy Lipscomb to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Lucius Roberson, Joe Hershey, Albie Ra, Bob Buchanon, Wahoo Parker, Bruce Brown, Richard White, Ralph Hester, Tom Mix, Austin Merrill, Guy Gadbois, Alvin Batteaux, Wes Atkins, Al Sanchez, Pete Parker, Bill Green, Roger Perdrix, Don Mundee, and Ken Pardee to the inactive roster.
04-28-1996The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Lucius Roberson, Albie Ra, Lloyd Tanguay, Ronnie Holliday, Lance Huarte, Art Yearby, Jim Smith, Jackie Guba, Jim Darby, Bill Green, Stan Rockwell, Thurston Smolinski, John Reinhard, and Ken Pardee to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Rockne Freitas, Joe Record, Tom Mix, Austin Merrill, Doug Van Horn, Morris Titanic, Archie Griffin, Walt Chrysler, Gary Wray, Harry Smith, Bruce Service, Ron Low, Don Lamka, and Golden Richards to the inactive roster.
10-15-1995Golden Richards of the Cleveland Ironmen is injured with a mild concussion and is expected to be out for approximately 6 days.
09-24-1995The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Golden Richards to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Tony Ruud to the inactive roster.
09-17-1995The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Austin Merrill to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Golden Richards to the inactive roster.
09-17-1995Golden Richards of the Cleveland Ironmen is injured with an abdominal strain and is expected to be out for approximately 8 days.
09-04-1995The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Doug Van Horn, Morris Titanic, Archie Griffin, Walt Chrysler, Bruce Service, Ron Low, Paul Warfield, Don Lamka, and Golden Richards to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Lucius Roberson, Bruno Sammartino, Steve Huntington, Tito Sims, Jevon Huffman, Harvey Griffith, Ross Robbins, Buckets Curtis, and Pio Olerich to the inactive roster.
08-07-1995The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Walter Gudd, Scott Smith, Frank Newton, Joe McRaven, Bull Petty, Tito Sims, Jackie Guba, Ross Robbins, Harvey Griffith, Buckets Curtis, Thelonious Rolls, Lucius Roberson, and Bob Buchanon to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Ephesians Kerrigan, Paul Warfield, Rosaire Paiement, Rockne Freitas, Gary Wray, Ron Low, Harry Smith, Morris Titanic, Walt Chrysler, Archie Griffin, Joe Hershey, Joe Record, and Golden Richards to the inactive roster.
09-05-1994The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Joe Hershey, Jim Stillwagon, Reb Wickersham, Ray Guy, Herb Adderley, Doug Van Horn, Tony Ruud, Morris Titanic, Archie Griffin, Walt Chrysler, Bruce Service, Ron Low, Paul Warfield, Rosaire Paiement, Don Lamka, Golden Richards, and Big Daddy Lipscomb to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Joe Belton, Lucius Roberson, Wahoo Parker, John Gorinski, Chris Gamble, John Swift, Big Ed Roebuck, Charlie Pasteryak, Tony Liske, Bull Petty, Jackie Guba, Booker Essex, Marvel Updike, Ross Robbins, Rick Carlisle, and Joe McRaven to the inactive roster.
08-08-1994The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Bill Nyvall, Lucius Roberson, Bob Talamini, Albie Ra, Frank Newton, Ken Hallstrom, John Gorinski, Tom Mix, Bull Petty, Jackie Guba, Bill Green, Joe Khayat, Ross Robbins, Ken Pardee, and Joe McRaven to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Jim High, Joe Record, Ken Flaherty, Doug Van Horn, Bruno Sammartino, Tony Liske, Morris Titanic, Archie Griffin, Bruce Service, Ron Low, Frank McCool, Rosaire Paiement, Don Lamka, Golden Richards, and Rick Carlisle to the inactive roster.
09-06-1993The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Thelonious Rolls, Joe Hershey, Tom Yellowbird, Morris Titanic, Bruce Service, Larry Friday, Walt Chrysler, Bruno Sammartino, Ron Low, Reb Wickersham, Tony Liske, Don Lamka, Golden Richards, Herb Adderley, and Paul Warfield to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Joe Blahak, Don Milk, Elby Justice, Joe Corn, Dave Silk, Tom Mix, Alec Brown, Gareth Aysgarth, Sixten Blixt, Jack Frost, Ross Robbins, Booker Essex, Lucius Roberson, Wahoo Parker, and Marvel Updike to the inactive roster.
05-02-1993The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Howard Grandinette, Don Milk, Vince Papale, Dan Lucas, Dave Silk, Jake Taylor, Caesar Arthur, Phineas Fogg, Abner Darby, Jack Frost, Patsy Sarducci, Ross Robbins, Lucius Roberson, Bob Talamini, Guy Gadbois, and Lance Johnson to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Reese Jordan, Thelonious Rolls, Joe Hershey, Rick Carlisle, Jim High, Ronnie Holliday, Morris Titanic, Bruce Service, Walt Chrysler, Big Ed Roebuck, Bruno Sammartino, Ron Low, Don Lamka, Golden Richards, Paul Warfield, and Rosaire Paiement to the inactive roster.
08-24-1992The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Golden Richards and Rick Carlisle to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Jake Taylor and Vince Papale to the inactive roster.
05-03-1992The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Lucius Roberson, Bob Talamini, Lavon Rush, Tom Mix, Wes Dawkins, Darren Geddes, Jake Taylor, Caesar Arthur, Jackie Guba, Lance Johnson, Ross Robbins, Don Milk, Warren Bax, and Vince Papale to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Albie Ra, Jim High, Big Ed Roebuck, Bruno Sammartino, Tony Liske, Morris Titanic, Walt Chrysler, Bruce Service, Paul Warfield, Rosaire Paiement, Don Lamka, Golden Richards, Rick Carlisle, and Thelonious Rolls to the inactive roster.
09-02-1991The Cleveland Ironmen have changed Gary Karcher's name to Golden Richards.
08-05-1991The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Billy Lefebvre, Bob Tasca, Warren Bax, Jake Taylor, Melvin Little, Jeff Panelli, Derrick Morse, Damon Kolen, Lucius Roberson, Biff Lee, Gary Karcher, and Ivan Fekete to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Thelonious Rolls, Don Milk, Rick Carlisle, Dave Silk, Albie Ra, Morris Titanic, Bruce Service, Walt Chrysler, Big Ed Roebuck, Bruno Sammartino, Charlie Pasteryak, and Paul Warfield to the inactive roster.