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Sheldon Richardson

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Height: 
6-3

Weight:

294

Age

26
Missouri
5 Years Pro

2017 Season

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  • 04/25/13:    Drafted by N.Y. Jets (1st Round, 13th)
  • 09/05/15:    Reserve/Suspended
  • 09/03/16:    Reserve/Suspended
  • 09/01/17:    Traded to Seattle

Gameday Photos

Biography

  • Originally drafted by the New York Jets in the first round (13th overall) in the 2013 NFL Draft.
  • Started 56-of-58 games and posted 298 tackles, 18.0 sacks, six forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries in four seasons with the Jets.
  • In 2014, led the team with a career-best 8.0 sacks, adding 84 tackles and earning his first Pro Bowl.
  • Named NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year (2013) after starting 15-of-16 games, amassing 101 tackles, 3.5 sacks, one forced fumble, one pass defensed and two rushing touchdowns.
  • Tied with DL William “The Refrigerator” Perry for the most rushing touchdowns in a season and career by a defensive lineman with two.

Honors: 2014: Pro Bowl. 2013: NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year.

College: Started 23-of-34 college games he played, including 13-of-24 in two seasons at Missouri. In his time with the Tigers, recorded 116 tackles, 6.0 sacks, nine QB pressures, two fumble recoveries and four forced fumbles. Started all 11 games as a redshirt junior and earned All-American Dream Team and All-SEC second-team honors from The NFL Draft Report. Led SEC defensive tackles with a career-high 79 tackles. Registered 4.0 sacks, seven QB pressures, three forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries, three passes defensed and blocked a kick. In his lone season at College of the Sequoias, he registered 65 tackles (including 17.0 for loss), 2.5 sacks, 15 QB pressures and two passes defensed.

Personal: Played high school football at Gateway Technical (MO) HS. As a senior, was considered the best defensive tackle and fourth-best player overall in the nation by Rivals.com. Named first-team All-American by EA Sports after he scored six defensive touchdowns and recorded 88 tackles and 19.0 sacks, while adding seven fumble recoveries, five forced fumbles and one interception. The five-star recruit (Rivals.com) also added 27 recep¬tions for 541 yards and eight touchdowns from the tight end position. Son of Zelda and Michael Richardson. While in high school, he lettered in basketball and baseball. Also participated in track and field as a weight man.

Stats

Career Stats

gamesdefense
seasonteamggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
2017SEA226420-0-----0-
2016NYJ15146238241.5-2-----12
2015NYJ11113520155-2-----2-
2014NYJ1616674225811-----11
2013NYJ16157842363.501-----1-
TOTAL24814610218160---053

Recent Games

defense
wkopresulttotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
2SFW 12-92020-0-----0-
1@GBL 9-174400-0-----0-

defensive

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2017SEA26420-0-----
2016NYJ156238241.5-2-----
2015NYJ113520155-2-----
2014NYJ16674225811-----
2013NYJ167842363.501-----
TOTAL 602481461021816000-0

fumbles

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2017SEA2-----------
2016NYJ15----2-0----
2015NYJ11-----------
2014NYJ16----1-00---
2013NYJ16-------0---
TOTAL 6000-03000000

rushing

yearteamgattatt/gydsavgyds/gtdlng1st1st%20+40+fum
2017SEA2------------
2016NYJ15------------
2015NYJ11------------
2014NYJ16------------
2013NYJ1640.3410.321250000
TOTAL 6040.1410.121250000

preseason

gamestacklesinterceptionsfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
108/12/2017@NYJ-100------------
208/19/2017@DET-101100-0-----0-
308/26/2017@NYG-112201-0-----0-
408/31/2017@NYJ-100------------
TOTAL 313301-0-----0-

regular season

gamestacklesinterceptionsfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
109/10/2017@GBL 9-17114400-0-----0-
209/17/2017SFW 9-12112020-0-----0-
TOTAL 226420-0-----0-

defensive splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Green Bay Packers14400-0-----
San Francisco 49ers12020-0-----

defensive splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

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Outside Own Division14400-0-----
vs NFC Teams26420-0-----
vs Own Division12020-0-----

defensive splits - split by MONTH

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September26420-0-----

defensive splits - split by STADIUM

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
CenturyLink Field12020-0-----
Lambeau Field14400-0-----

defensive splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Losses14400-0-----
Wins12020-0-----

defensive splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Sundays26420-0-----

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Grass14400-0-----
Turf12020-0-----

Defense splits - HOME/AWAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Home Games12020-0-----
Road Games14400-0-----

Defense splits - POINT SITUATIONAL

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Ahead2020-0-----
Ahead by 1-8 Points2020-0-----
Behind3300-0-----
Behind by 1-8 Points3300-0-----
Tied1100-0-----

Defense splits - HALF

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Half3120-0-----
2nd Half3300-0-----

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE POSITION

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Opp 19-1 - by Yard Line1100-0-----
Opp 49-20 - by Yard Line4220-0-----
Own 1-20 - by Yard Line-000-0-----
Own 21-50 - by Yard Line1100-0-----

Defense splits - QUARTERS

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Quarter3120-0-----
3rd Quarter1100-0-----
4th Quarter2200-0-----
4th Quarter within 7-000-0-----

Defense splits - MARGIN

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Margin 0-712020-0-----
Margin 8-1414400-0-----