Career: 1982 - 2002
Senior Games: 186
Reserves Games: 55
3rds Games: 0
Senior Captain: 1994
Senior Best & Fairest: 1993
Senior Premiership: 1986, 1987, 1990
Richard ‘Helmet’ Howlett quickly established himself as a senior wingman and became sufficiently damaging as to force opposition coaches to employ a ‘tagger’ to try and nullify his effect.
An excellent reader of the play with wonderful all round skills, he played in seven Grand Finals for three flags.