|Position:||Defensive end / Nose tackle|
|Born:||March 20, 1962|
|Height:||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Weight:||264 lb (120 kg)|
|High school:||Jim Hill High School|
|NFL Draft:||1985 / Round: 2 / Pick: 36|
|Career NFL statistics|
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Richard Ellen Byrd (born March 20, 1962) is a former professional American football defensive lineman in the National Football League, who played five seasons for the Houston Oilers (1985-1989).
Richard Byrd played football for Jim Hill High School. Byrd then played collegiately for the Southern Miss Golden Eagles football team. He then spent five years in the NFL on the Houston Oilers.