Sheldon Richardson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jets expected to try to trade DE Richardson

    ESPN "With free agency approaching (March 9), we're analyzing the biggest needs on the New York Jets' roster, examining possible upgrades: Position: Defensive line 2017 cap hits of top returnees: Muhammad Wilkerson -- $18 million Sheldon Richardson -- $8.1 million Leonard Williams -- $5.1..." February 27

  • Darrelle Revis: Sheldon Richardson, Brandon Marshall fight left ‘dark cloud’ over Jets

    New York Daily News "The verbal confrontation between Sheldon Richardson and Brandon Marshall following the Jets' blowout loss at the Chiefs in Week 3 may have been more detrimental to the team than many had originally thought. "During that game, we wasn't on the same page as players. It happened on the sideline..." January 02

  • Sheldon Richardson blasts Brandon Marshall in mysterious feud

    New York Daily News "The fallout from the Jets' embarrassing 41-3 loss? One of Todd Bowles' stars called out another one of his stars. Sheldon Richardson made it clear that he isn't Brandon Marshall's biggest fan after the latest Jets flop. Moments after Marshall, one of the undisputed team leaders, said that..." December 25

  • Sheldon Richardson calls Snapchat video controversy ‘irrelevant,’ doesn’t regret sending it

    New York Daily News "Many fans are upset with Sheldon Richardson over the comments he made in a Snapchat video posted before the Jets' loss to the Dolphins on Saturday night. But on Tuesday in Florham Park, the Gang Green defensive lineman didn't think it was necessary to clarify those words. In the seven-second..." December 21

  • Bowles calls Richardson's video 'unacceptable'

    ESPN "Troubled defensive end Sheldon Richardson faces possible discipline from the New York Jets after making a profanity-laced Snapchat video in the locker room before Saturday night's loss to the Miami Dolphins -- a game in which he served as a captain. In the seven-second video, Richardson uses..." December 18

  • Sheldon Richardson on Snapchat: “Where The H*** At, F*** This Game” Before Jets Loss to Dolphins

    Black Sports Online "When will people understand that Snapchat isn’t safe? The videos and photos can be easily recorded and you can get exposed for saying stuff like this. Jets head coach Todd Bowles said he will “have a conversation” with underperforming defensive end Sheldon Richardson in the near future..." December 18

  • Jets Requested First-Round Pick From Cowboys For DL Sheldon Richardson Before Deadline

    NFL Trade Rumors "Kimberley A. Martin of Newsday reports that the Jets were “more than willing” to trade DL Sheldon Richardson ahead of the deadline, but their asking price of a first-round pick within the next two years was too steep of an asking price. It was reported earlier this week that the Cowboys, in..." November 09

  • Sheldon Richardson, Muhammad Wilkerson skip team meetings ‘all the time’

    Larry Brown Sports "The New York Jets should have one of the best defensive lines in football anchored by Sheldon Richardson and Muhammad Wilkerson, but is a lack of commitment and maturity holding the former first-round picks back? According to a report from Connor Hughes of, both Richardson and Wilkerson..." November 07

  • Limited Trade Market For Sheldon Richardson?

    Pro Football Rumors "Prior to the trade deadline, the Jets dangled Sheldon Richardson to interested teams. Ultimately, they didn’t find the level of interest they anticipated and Richardson remains in green and white. Two GMs tell Jason Cole of Bleacher Report (video link) that they expect much of the same this..." November 03

  • Sheldon Richardson admits his Jets reality: I’m ‘odd man out’

    New York Post "The trade rumors don’t seem to bother Sheldon Richardson. The defensive lineman was ambivalent about his future with the Jets, after his name was bandied about in possible moves as the trade deadline came and went Tuesday. “Big business, bro,” Richardson said Wednesday, when asked his thought..." November 03

  • Cowboys made an offer for Jets DL Sheldon Richardson

    Sportsnaut "While the NFL trade deadline came and went without much action around the league on Tuesday, there were definitely conversations taking place in the lead up to the deadline. Among the names most bandied about was New York Jets defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson, one of the most-talented..." November 02

  • Report: Jets ‘actively shopping’ Sheldon Richardson

    Larry Brown Sports "The New York Jets may not be looking to hold a fire sale leading up to the NFL trade deadline on Tuesday afternoon, but they are reportedly interested in seeing what they can get for star defensive end Sheldon Richardson. According to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, the Jets were “actively..." November 01

  • Jets contact Cowboys about Sheldon Richardson

    247 Sports "The New York Jets have been in contact with the Dallas Cowboys about a potential trade involving defensive end Sheldon Richardson, Todd Archer of ESPN reports. Though there has been some manner of discussion between the two teams, Archer contends a trade seems unlikely, given a variety of..." November 01

  • Joe Haden, Sheldon Richardson both on trade block "As the Browns crawl toward the trade deadline, they do so sincerely believing they will not trade All-Pro left tackle Joe Thomas, according to NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport. However, there are some stars in Cleveland who have been tossed around in a few proposals. Among them? Cornerback Joe..." October 30

  • Jets' Richardson: Playing LB will 'give me more money'

    New York Daily News "Playing linebacker may have cost Sheldon Richardson some sacks, but he doesn’t think it will end up hurting his bank account when he negotiates a contract extension or hits the open market after the 2017 season. Quite the opposite, in fact. “I think it’ll give me more money. Just to be..." October 29

  • Sheldon Richardson upset Brandon Marshall spoke about locker room fight

    Sportsnaut "Sheldon Richardson and Brandon Marshall got into a heated verbal spat after losing to the Kansas City Chiefs back on September 25. The fight was first reported by ESPN a few days ago, and Richardson isn’t happy Marshall has been open with the press about the incident. When asked about the..." October 24

  • Jets' Marshall, Richardson had verbal confrontation after loss to Chiefs

    ESPN "If the New York Jets' season continues to crumble, they may look back at the Week 3 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs as the turning point. It was the start of their current losing streak and the beginning of Ryan Fitzpatrick's collapse. And the frustration of that defeat erupted in the postgame..." October 21

  • Sheldon Richardson says Jets' defense 'not even close' to where it should be

    Newark Star-Ledger "— Through four games, the 1-4 Jets' defense barely resembles the group that thrived last season, and was expected to do so again this year. Let's compare some numbers. Last season, the Jets finished fifth in Football Outsiders' defensive DVOA. This season, they are 30th. Last season,..." October 14