Rick KingreaFootball Player, 1968-78
Tulane University/NFL

Inducted: 1999

Standout linebacker for Tulane from 1968-70. Twice named first-team All-South Independent. Leader of Green Wave defense in the "Year of the Green", 1970, which was capped by a Tulane win over Colorado in the Liberty Bowl. Led Tulane in tackles that season with 171. Also had 145 tackles as a junior. Went on to play professionally for the Cleveland Browns, Buffalo Bills and New Orleans Saints for eight seasons.