Data Scout Notes: 2012: 2ndC/1stM...2011: HMC...2010: #1JucoDL
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09/04/17 - DT Sheldon Richardson will move into Seattle's three-technique tackle spot alongside NT Jarran Reed in Seattle's base defense. He'll also factor heavily in the team's pass-rush unit with DEs Cliff Avril, Michael Bennett and Frank Clark.
09/01/17 - DL Sheldon Richardson was traded to the Seattle Seahawks for WR Jermaine Kearse, according to multiple reports Friday. The Jets also receive Seattle's 2018 second-round draft pick and the teams are swapping seventh-round picks, a source told ESPN. Richardson, 26, has spent his entire four-year career with the Jets, recording 241 tackles and 18 sacks. The former Defensive Rookie of the Year made the Pro Bowl in 2014. Richardson is making a guaranteed $8.1 million and the Jets have been trying to trade him since last October because they anticipate losing him as a free agent after this season, ESPN reported.
08/03/17 - DE Sheldon Richardson told the New York Daily News that he was asked to take a pay cut to make a trade work. "It's a business, bro," the 26-year-old Richardson said. "There was one team that asked me to take a pay cut ... and it was Seattle. And Washington too. There were a lot of offers. A lot of good offers. You'd be surprised."
12/25/16 - DE Sheldon Richardson said teammate and WR Brandon Marshall "should be embarrassed" after the Jets' blowout loss to the Patriots. Richardson declined to expand on the comments about his teammate. "No reason," Richardson told reporters. "He just should be. He knows what he did." Marshall had two catches for 28 yards and Richardson recorded eight tackles, one for a loss, and a quarterback hit against the Patriots.
09/13/16 - DE Sheldon Richardson returned from a one-game suspension on Monday. The Jets waived TE Braedon Bowman to make room on the 53-man roster.