Asim Richards

OG · North Carolina

HISTORY — from college bio

2022 (sr):
Third-Team All-ACC • Started all 14 games on the offensive line • Earned third-team All-ACC honors • Played 1,049 snaps at left tackle and allowed only three sacks • Blocked for an offense that averaged 309.3 yards passing per game (11th NCAA/2nd ACC), 462.8 total yards per game (19th NCAA/2nd ACC) and 34.4 points per game (26th NCAA/3rd ACC).

2021 (jr): Started all 13 games on the offensive line • Blocked for an offense that averaged 35.2 points per game (19th NCAA/3rd ACC), 468.2 total yards per game (10th NCAA/4th ACC), including 255.7 passing yards per game (42nd NCAA/6th ACC) and 212.5 rushing yards per game (18th NCAA/2nd ACC) • Played 696 snaps, including a season-high 81 against Wake Forest • Graded out at 81 percent against Wake Forest and Wofford and 80 percent against Duke.

2020 (soph): Started 11 of the 12 games he played in on the offensive line • Blocked for an offense that averaged 41.7 points per game (9th NCAA/2nd ACC), a school record 537.3 total yards per game (5th NCAA/1st ACC), including 301.4 passing yards per game (18th NCAA/2nd ACC) and 235.8 rushing yards per game (11th NCAA/2nd ACC) • Played 819 snaps, including a season-high 84 at Miami.

2019 (true fr): Appeared in nine games along the offensive line and on special teams • Blocked for an offense that averaged 474.0 yards per game (12th NCAA/2nd ACC), including 285.8 passing yards per game (3rd ACC) and 188.2 rushing yards per game (4th ACC) • Took 25 snaps against Mercer to grade out at 80 • Posted a knockdown and a grade of 78 at NC State • Played 12 snaps against Temple in the Military Bowl. 

High school: 3-star prospect at The Haverford School who was ranked the No. 6 player in the state of Pennsylvania and the No. 42 overall offensive tackle by 247Sports • Ranked the No. 18 player in Pennsylvania by ESPN and No. 19 by Rivals • Selected to play in the Big 33 game, matching the top players from Pennsylvania and Maryland • Named to the All-USA Pennsylvania first team as a senior • Claimed first-team All-Inter-Ac League honors • Earned a 2018 Mini Max award, awarded by the Maxwell Football Club to select standout players in eastern Pennsylvania • Also played tight end and defensive line in his prep career • Named second-team All-Inter-Ac on the defensive line as a junior • Posted 133 tackles, 13 sacks, 31 TFL, three forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries over his four seasons on defense • A two-sport athlete who also played basketball at Haverford • Coached by Michael Murphy.


Son of Genise Richards and Lamar Thomas • Birthday is Oct. 2.

Physical Attributes:

Proj Rd: 5
Height: 6042
Weight: 309
Forty: 5.16
Arm: 34.0
Hand: 10.0
Wingspan: 82 3/4

Pro Day Results:

Cone: 7.76
Bench: 13.0
Shuttle: 4.89
10: 1.77
20: 3.02
40: 5.16
BJ: 08'11"
VJ: 29.0

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