Sheldon Richardson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Sheldon Richardson: 'I'll be damned' if Jets are going to tank 2017

    Newark Star-Ledger "Defensive end Sheldon Richardson's eyebrows raised when he was asked the question: What does he think of those who say the Jets are tanking this season, after cutting so many veteran players? "Tanking for what?" he told NJ Advance Media last week at minicamp. For a high draft pick in 2018,..." June 21

  • Sheldon Richardson wants to be Jet for life, but isn't going to give hometown discount

    New York Daily News "Sheldon Richardson doesn't subscribe to the Kevin Durant school of taking the path of least resistance to a championship. So, the defensive lineman isn't exactly eager to leave the rebuilding Jets to join a super team. "A lot of guys just want to go jump on a bandwagon," Richardson told the..." June 15

  • David Harris release shocked Jets DL Sheldon Richardson

    Fanrag Sports "Last week the New York Jets made the decision to part ways with linebacker David Harris in a move that surprised some. Harris played 10 seasons with the Jets, but the team decided to cut him after the two sides could not come to an agreement on a restructured contract. Among those surprised was..." June 14

  • Jets Have Contacted Buccaneers, Colts & Seahawks About Sheldon Richardson, No Takers

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to Rich Cimini, the Jets have contacted a few teams about a potential Sheldon Richardson trade including the Buccaneers, Colts, and Seahawks. However, Cimini says that New York hasn’t found any takers for him. A few weeks ago, Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reported that the Jets are still..." May 26

  • Brandon Marshall responds to Sheldon Richardson calling him out

    Larry Brown Sports "Brandon Marshall spoke with the media on Thursday, and the New York Giants wide receiver wasted no time addressing the shot one of his former teammates took at him earlier in the week. New York Jets defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson told reporters there are “15 reasons” why the vibe in his..." May 25

  • “50-50 Chance” Jets Trade Sheldon Richardson

    Pro Football Rumors "The Jets were trying to trade Sheldon Richardson during the draft, and now that the draft is over, they are still trying to move the big defensive lineman. Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports that New York had conversations with several teams over the past couple of days about a..." April 30

  • Jets Still Fielding Trade Offers For Sheldon Richardson, Redskins & Cowboys Among Interested Teams?

    NFL Trade Rumors "Cowboys owner Jerry Jones told reporters on Saturday that they did not speak to the Jets during the draft about a potential trade for DL Sheldon Richardson, despite the recent report, per Clarence Hill. Jones did, however, admit that they were in contact with the Jets last year about..." April 30

  • Jets still shopping Sheldon Richardson in trade talks

    Pro Football Rumors "The Jets have been making calls regarding a potential trade of defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson, Ian Rapoport of NFL.com tweets. This was the Jets’ plan coming into the draft, Rapoport writes, but they won’t just give him away. Of course, we’ve been down this road before. The Jets shopped..." April 28

  • Jets may have to settle for fourth-round pick for Sheldon Richardson

    Larry Brown Sports "The New York Jets are reportedly finding it tough to move defensive end Sheldon Richardson. According to Brian Costello of the New York Post, the feeling around the league is that the Jets would have to settle for a fourth-round draft pick in exchange for Richardson, a former Pro Bowler. He has..." April 14

  • Why trading Sheldon Richardson will be so difficult for Jets

    New York Post "With just two weeks remaining before the NFL draft, Sheldon Richardson remains a Jet. The question is: Will he still be one after the draft is over? The Jets were expected to trade Richardson this offseason after dangling him before the trade deadline last year. So far, though, there have been..." April 14

  • Sheldon Richardson to the Cowboys? Broncos? Giants? Possible suitors for Jets' DE

    Newark Star-Ledger "Where could the Jets trade Sheldon Richardson? You can't fault the Jets for trying. These last three years, they've done everything they can to figure out a way to use defensive ends Sheldon Richardson, Muhammad Wilkerson and Leonard Williams at the same time. Richardson spent time at end,..." April 12

  • Ravens-Eagles swap could impact Jets' ability to deal Sheldon Richardson

    ESPN "If the New York Jets still hope to trade Sheldon Richardson, they may have to lower their asking price, based on Tuesday's trade between the Baltimore Ravens and Philadelphia Eagles. In case you missed it, the Ravens traded defensive tackle Timmy Jernigan and a third-round compensatory pick..." April 06

  • 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