"Lewis finished the 1973 campaign as the Bills starter at outside linebacker and made a total of 10 appearances, seven as a regular. He was picked up by Buffalo after receiving his release from the Houston Oilers last fall. Richard was first active for the Colt game at Orchard Park.
Signed by Atlanta as a free agent in 1972, Richard was claimed by Houston after being waived by the Falcons. He was active with the Oilers for 10 games in 1972 and made several starts at outside linebacker. He's an aggressive player with good speed.
Lewis was a three-year starter at Portland State (Oregon) and was the Vikings' leading tackler. He lives in Portland."
-Buffalo Bills 1974 Yearbook