Trent Richardson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Colts GM: Trent Richardson needs to answer the bell, do his job

    CBSSports.com "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

  • Colts' Richardson learned more in past week than he did last season

    CBSSports.com "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

  • Trent Richardson remains confident after a bad year

    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

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    Colts RB Trent Richardson underwent shoulder surgery following the season, per source. Told it was “just a scope.” Shouldn’t hurt offseason

  • Richardson going back to school

    ESPN.com "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

  • Trent Richardson a vital part of Colts' success, GM says

    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

  • Richardson wants to make statement vs. Pats

    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

  • Trent Richardson shows off his versatility

    ESPN.com "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

  • Reggie Wayne says Trent Richardson felt forced into offense too quickly

    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

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    . @MikeSilver reports that #Colts are demoting Trent Richardson to 2nd-string in favor of Donald Brown. Among several changes for Indy

  • Trent Richardson still Indianapolis Colts' lead back

    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

  • Colts RB Richardson defends his performance

    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

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    #Colts RB Trent Richardson, #Falcons WR Roddy White, & #Bengals RB Giovani Bernard are all good to go today. Not a lot of inactive suspense

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    Stephen Holder @HolderStephen

    As @mchappell51 said, no sign of Trent Richardson (ankle) at #Colts practice today. But I'm hearing he is expected to play against #Rams

  • Is the problem Trent Richardson or the Colts offense?

    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

  • Colts Chuck Pagano expects Trent Richardson to bust out soon

    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

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    Craig Kelley @CraigKColts

    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.

  • Holmgren rips Browns for Richardson trade, says he would have quit

    CBSSports.com "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

  • Colts trade 1st-round pick for Trent Richardson

    CBSSports.com "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

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Filed to ESPN: Browns RB Trent Richardson traded to Indy for Colts' first-round pick.

  • The recurring theme of 2012 continues: Where's Trent Richardson in the Browns' offense?

    ESPN.com "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

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    Nate Ulrich @NateUlrichABJ

    #Browns OC Norv Turner said he wants RB Trent Richardson to get more than 20 carries.

  • Rob Chudzinski defends not running Trent Richardson more in 2nd half

    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

  • Browns plan on using Richardson … a lot

    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

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    Nate Ulrich @NateUlrichABJ

    #Browns RB Trent Richardson happy he's playing Thursday. Said he's eager to get timing down w/O-line & get some game conditioning.

  • Browns RB Trent Richardson wants to play in preseason but says being ready for Week 1 is ‘ultimate goal’

    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

  • Rob Chudzinski hopes to get Richardson back for Detroit game

    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

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    Mary Kay Cabot @MaryKayCabot

    #browns RB Richardson (shin)hasn't been in team drills will probably rest thurs in preseason opener vs rams. But it's mostly precautionary.

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    Jeff Schudel @jsbrownsinsider

    #Browns Chudzinski said Richardson (shin) will practice Monday but he isn't sure about the game Thursday vs. Rams.

  • Trent Richardson says he's pain-free: 'I'll be full-go' when camp starts

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Trent Richardson has been sprinting pain-free, is 100 percent healthy and expects to be ready for the start of Browns training camp next week. "I have no pain at all in the leg,'' he said by phone before a Tuesday pool workout in Pensacola, Fla. "I'll be ready for camp and I'll be ready to go..." July 17

  • Trent Richardson says he'll return from injury by start of training camp

    Akron Beacon Journal "Browns running back Trent Richardson said he expects to be ready for the first day of training camp July 26 despite sitting out the team’s three-day minicamp this week with a strained muscle in his right shin. “I still expect to be out there Day 1,” Richardson said today after practice. “People..." June 06

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    Mary Kay Cabot @MaryKayCabot

    #browns HC Chud on espncleveland report that Trent Richardson will miss start of t. Camp: "it's my expectation" he'll be ready for camp

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    Will Burge @WillBurge

    Breaking #Browns: Sources -Trent Richardson out til August. Team worried leg injury could develop into stress fracture. Story coming soon

  • Trent Richardson Out Until August

    ESPN.com "Browns running back Trent Richardson was expected to miss mini-camp with a lower leg strain. What no one expected was for Richardson to miss part of training camp. A source very close to Richardson told ESPN Cleveland on Saturday that the team had informed the running back he will be held out..." June 04

  • Trent Richardson insists his latest shin injury is 'nothing to worry about'

    Akron Beacon Journal "Browns running back Trent Richardson continued to sit out organized team activities today, but he downplayed the significance of the strained muscle in his right shin. “It ain’t no biggie,” Richardson said. “It’s not nothing to worry about. I could be out there, but they want to be cautious..." May 30

  • T-Rich continues to be plagued by injuries, might miss June minicamp

    Akron Beacon Journal "Just when Browns running back Trent Richardson was moving on from his injury-plagued rookie season, he suffered another setback. Richardson sat out the final practice of this week’s organized team activities Thursday with a strained lower-leg muscle in his shin. Coach Rob Chudzinski said..." May 24

  • RB Trent Richardson, TE Jordan Cameron sidelined with injuries

    Akron Beacon Journal "Running back Trent Richardson and tight end Jordan Cameron are not practicing today during organized team activities, a Browns spokesman said. Richardson is sidelined with a strained lower-leg muscle in his shin, and Cameron is sitting out with a strained groin muscle. The Browns will..." May 23

  • Browns RB Trent Richardson may miss minicamp with lower leg injury

    ESPN.com "Everyone has been wondering why the Browns seem to be collecting running backs. Maybe the reason why is because Trent Richardson is hurt again. Richardson did not participate in the Browns’ OTA practice open to the media on Thursday because of a “pulled lower leg muscle in his shin,” according..." May 23

  • Deputies cleared Trent Richardson before lawsuit

    Fox 8 Cleveland "Cleveland Browns running back Trent Richardson is facing a civil lawsuit from two local women after being accused in connection with an assault on them at his home. But according to the Lorain County Sheriff’s Office, the case was investigated prior to the suit being filed, and no criminal..." March 26

  • Cleveland Browns' Trent Richardson named in lawsuit by two women claiming assault by his girlfriend at his home

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "A civil lawsuit was filed Friday afternoon against Cleveland Browns running back Trent Richardson, his brother Terrell, his girlfriend and two others by two women who claim they were verbally and physically assaulted at Richardson's home in Columbia Station in 2012. The lawsuit claims that..." March 23

  • Cleveland Browns running back Trent Richardson on new crown rule: 'I feel like it's my fault'

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Trent Richardson, whose helmet-to-helmet smash on Eagles safety Kurt Coleman was used as Exhibit A to get a controversial new crown rule passed Wednesday, feels responsible for spoiling things for his NFL brethren. "I feel like I made it bad for all the backs," Richardson told The Plain Dealer..." March 21