Sporting News "When the Browns selected Alabama's Trent Richardson with the third pick of the 2012 NFL Draft, he was supposed to be the league's next great running back. He started 15 games as a rookie but never lived up to expectations. After a trade to (and release by) the Colts, he is hoping to restart his..." August 05
CBS Sports "Having been the subject of enough jokes in his first three years in the NFL to last his entire career, Trent Richardson headed to Oakland this offseason to join the Raiders. It doesn't really seem like an obvious fit for a fourth-year running back looking to rebuild his career after a mediocre..." July 06
ESPN "Oakland Raiders coach Jack Del Rio said he expects Lavatius Murray and Trent Richardson to compete for the starting tailback job. With Maurice Jones-Drew retiring and Darren McFadden going to Dallas, Murray is the incumbent on an offense that ranked dead last in the NFL in the run game. Murray..." March 24
Contra Costa Times "The Raiders rekindled a tradition of attempting to salvage a reclamation project Tuesday with the signing of running back Trent Richardson. The Browns liked Richardson enough coming out of Alabama to trade picks in the first, fourth, fifth and seventh rounds to the Minnesota Vikings so they..." March 18
Business Insider "The ugly break-up between the Indianapolis Colts and Trent Richardson appears to be just getting started. After the Colts cut Richardson on Thursday, the former No. 3-overall pick told ESPN's Mike Wells that the team was not justified in suspending him for conduct detrimental to the team. Wells..." March 13
The Score "Trent Richardson has filed a grievance against the Indianapolis Colts over his January suspension, according to Pro Football Talk. The Colts released Richardson on Thursday after two disappointing seasons - a move that didn't come as much of a surprise to the running back. "I was expecting..." March 13
Per source, Colts RB Trent Richardson has filed a grievance over his January suspension. $3.184 million hangs in the balance.
Pro Football Talk "Hours after he was released by the Colts, Trent Richardson insisted that he has plenty of good football left in him. Richardson told Mike Wells of ESPN that Colts General Manager Ryan Grigson is to blame for Richardson’s inability to make things work in Indianapolis. “Me and the GM didn’t..." March 12
Colts.com "The Indianapolis Colts today waived running backs Michael Hill and Trent Richardson. Hill was signed by the Colts as a free agent on January 6, 2015 and appeared in two postseason games on special teams. He also spent time on the team’s practice squad in November 2014. For his two-year..." March 12
Indianapolis Star "Colts running back Trent Richardson hasn't lived up to the expectations created by the blockbuster trade that brought him to Indianapolis. About that there is no debate. But here's an issue that's much less clear: Is Richardson guilty of engaging in conduct detrimental to the team? That's..." February 17
ESPN "The rocky relationship between the Indianapolis Colts and running back Trent Richardson built up over time during the 2014 season because of weight issues, accessibility and an absence, multiple sources told ESPN.com. Richardson, whom the Colts acquired from Cleveland in September 2013, had..." February 09
Stampede Blue "Running back Trent Richardson has had a very tough two years with the Colts, and it's widely assumed that the Colts will be moving on from the running back this offseason. But at least one notable former NFL player isn't giving up on Richardson yet. Former running back Shaun Alexander, who..." February 05
Waiting For Next Year "The tale of Trent Richardson gets stranger by the day. No, I’m not talking about him getting traded or his continual disappointment between the lines on an NFL field. I’m talking about his very standing in the league and with his current team, the Indianapolis Colts. Trent Richardson missed the..." January 29
I've confirmed that Trent Richardson's suspension for conduct detrimental voids the guarantees of his $3,184,062 2015 base salary.
Grigson says Trent Richardson was suspended two games by the club.
Grigson wouldn't commit to Trent Richardson being back next season. Not surprising he said that.
Colts, of course, deactivated Trent Richardson Sunday, but also suspended him.
USA Today "Among the remarkable developments in the Indianapolis Colts' postseason run is that they've gotten here, on the verge of their first Super Bowl appearance since 2009, despite the failure of one of the biggest NFL trades in the past several years. Running back Trent Richardson, the third pick in..." January 16
Indianapolis Star "How is Trent Richardson approaching this week's AFC Championship Game? "Like I'm going to be the starter," said the Indianapolis Colts recently benched running back. "Because that's just me." But Richardson won't be the starter – that job belongs to Boom Herron now – and Richardson, the..." January 16
NFL.com "Trent Richardson was a healthy scratch Sunday in the Indianapolis Colts' biggest game of the season. Explaining the decision to deactivate Richardson in favor of a running back signed off the street just last week, coach Chuck Pagano cited special teams experience. "Michael Hill was a..." January 13
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Trent Richardson hasn't forgotten about Sept. 18, 2013. It seemed like an ordinary Wednesday. The Browns finished practice, he iced up and headed home. Then he was traded to the Indianapolis Colts. "I was shocked," Richardson said Wednesday on a conference call with Cleveland reporters...." December 03
Barring a change, Boom Herron will continue to start at RB over Richardson. Pagano doesn't seem to enjoy answering questions these days
Indianapolis Star "The Indianapolis Colts essentially had no running game in Sunday's loss to the New England Patriots. Now, with Trent Richardson preparing to carry a bigger load, getting that running game back on track will prove an even steeper climb. Leading rusher Ahmad Bradshaw could miss the rest of the..." November 18
CBS Sports "By any measure, running back Trent Richardson has been a huge disappointment. The Colts gave up a first-round pick to get him and he responded by averaging 2.9 yards per carry last season. Impossibly, Richardson's been worse this preseason, managing just 2.4 yards per carry. For months, the..." August 21
CBS Sports "By all accounts, last year was a whirlwind for Colts RB Trent Richardson. Traded to Indianapolis in the third week of the season for a first-round pick, there was already pressure to perform out of the backfield despite not knowing schemes, blocking assignments or player..." May 01
Pro Football Talk "Trent Richardson was nothing short of terrible after the Colts traded a first-round draft pick for him last season. But Richardson hasn’t lost his confidence. Richardson told reporters today that when he looks in the mirror, he sees the same running back who was viewed as a can’t-miss prospect..." April 23
Colts RB Trent Richardson underwent shoulder surgery following the season, per source. Told it was “just a scope.” Shouldn’t hurt offseason
ESPN "Indianapolis Colts running back Trent Richardson will spend the offseason with the mind frame that he’s in school. Learn, learn and learn the playbook some more. That will be his mentality as he knows the critics are still there and he knows the excuse of not knowing the Colts’ offensive..." February 05
NFL.com "Acquired for a first-round draft pick in September, Indianapolis Colts' Trent Richardson devolved from fantasy football whipping boy to NFL punchline after averaging 2.9 yards per carry and losing his starting job to Donald Brown. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported in November that the..." January 16
NFL.com "Trent Richardson won't take many fond memories from his playoff debut. The Indianapolis Colts running back lost a fumble on his first carry against the Kansas City Chiefs. He didn't touch the ball again. Richardson remained involved in the game plan as a pass protector, but his day -- like his..." January 09
ESPN "So much emphasis has rightfully been put on Trent Richardson's struggles running ball this season that the other areas he helps the Indianapolis Colts haven’t been talked too much. Richardson put his blocking, pass catching and ... running on display against the Houston Texans on Sunday...." December 16
Pro Football Talk "So what’s wrong with running back Trent Richardson? Richardson essentially has said of the Colts, “It’s not me, it’s you.” Via the good folks at StampedeBlue.com, receiver Reggie Wayne shared with Jake Query and Derek Schultz of WNDE radio comments Richardson made to the veteran wideout and de..." December 05
NFL.com "The Indianapolis Colts have stubbornly stuck with the struggling Trent Richardson. The running back is listed as questionable to play Sunday versus the Arizona Cardinals with a calf injury, but the team expects him to be dressed. Offensive Coordinator Pep Hamilton said Friday, barring a..." November 23
Indianapolis Star "In Trent Richardson's ideal world, he'd be running through defenses and threatening records the way he did at the University of Alabama. But in reality, the Indianapolis Colts running back has been struggling to gain traction as the team tries to breathe life into its running..." November 19
SB Nation "Running back Trent Richardson has underwhelmed since being acquired by the Indianapolis Colts in September. Ben Muth takes a closer look at what exactly's wrong. One of the big stories of the first half of the 2013 football season was Trent Richardson. First, it was a blockbuster trade after..." October 27
NFL.com "Concern about Ahmad Bradshaw's ability to return from a neck injury which could potentially require surgery necessitates Trent Richardson's upward progress within the Indianapolis Colts' offense. Coach Chuck Pagano expects the running back to bust out soon. "(Richardson) is a..." October 06
Pagano sez RB rotation will be same as at SF with AB and TR. They had 32-of-39 carries and had nearly 30/30-play split.
CBS Sports "The outrage surrounding the Trent Richardson trade -- Cleveland sent him to Indy for a first-round pick -- has been strong. Go ahead and add Mike Holmgren to the list of people who don't like it. Holmgren who actually drafted Richardson No. 3 overall in 2012 said if he was coaching the Browns..." September 20
CBS Sports "The Colts needed running back help after Vick Ballard went down and they got their blockbuster on Wednesday trading for Browns running back and former top-five pick Trent Richardson. Indy owner Jim Irsay whetted the appetites of many Wednesday afternoon when he started teasing on Twitter the..." September 19
Filed to ESPN: Browns RB Trent Richardson traded to Indy for Colts' first-round pick.
ESPN "T-rich watch is on: One game in and the Browns already are trying to explain underusing Trent Richardson. The running back ran for 26 yards on four carries within the first six plays of the game Sunday against Miami. At halftime he had eight carries for 33 yards. In the third quarter Richardson..." September 12
#Browns OC Norv Turner said he wants RB Trent Richardson to get more than 20 carries.
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Coach Rob Chudzinski defended the Browns' decision to run Trent Richardson only five times in the second half of Sunday's 23-10 loss to the Dolphins He netted only 14 yards and averaged 2.8 yards per carry after the break. It was a dramatic departure from the opening drive when Richardson..." September 10
Chronicle-Telegram "Trent Richardson’s role as workhorse was never in doubt. After season-ending injuries to Montario Hardesty and Dion Lewis it couldn’t be more obvious. When the Browns cut the roster to 53 on Saturday they kept Chris Ogbonnaya and Brandon Jackson as the only backup running backs. The grouping..." September 03
#Browns RB Trent Richardson happy he's playing Thursday. Said he's eager to get timing down w/O-line & get some game conditioning.
Akron Beacon Journal "Browns running back Trent Richardson insists he’s 100 percent healthy and wants to play Thursday night in the second preseason game of the year against the Detroit Lions but he also is keeping the big picture in mind. The organization’s No. 1 goal for Richardson is to ensure he’s ready to roll..." August 12
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Running back Trent Richardson (shin) and safety T.J. Ward (hamstring) will be worked back into team drills this week and coach Rob Chudzinski hopes to get them some playing time Thursday night against the Lions in the second preseason game against the Lions. Both players sat out Thursday..." August 10