Richard Sherman RUMORS & NEWS

  • Richard Sherman, Dee Ford expected back after Week 11

    The Score "The San Francisco 49ers have been without two of their defensive stalwarts for much of this season and the team expects their absences to continue. Niners head coach Kyle Shanahan said Wednesday cornerback Richard Sherman and defensive end Dee Ford like..." October 21

  • 49ers place CB Richard Sherman on IR

    Niners Nation "The San Francisco 49ers are placing cornerback Richard Sherman on the injured reserve due to a leg issue, per NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo. This is a surprise as Kyle Shanahan didn’t mention any injury when we spoke to him on Monday, though he may not have..." September 16

  • Richard Sherman’s IR placement will be costly

    Pro Football Talk "Richard Sherman remains one of the most effective cornerbacks in all of football. His contract pays him that way only if he proves it, each and every this. This year, Sherman’s placement on injured reserve — knocking him out of the lineup for at least three weeks..." September 16

  • Richard Sherman Against Boycotting NFL Games, It Won't End Social Injustice

    TMZ ""I don't see how missing a football game is going to keep police from killing black people." NFL superstar Richard Sherman says boycotting games is NOT the answer to ending social injustice ... with the 49ers DB saying straight-up, people need to find a..." September 11

  • 49ers’ Richard Sherman would boycott games if it solved police brutality

    Clutch Points "With the 2020 NFL season officially set to begin, players like San Francisco 49ers veteran cornerback Richard Sherman have not relented in their efforts to bring attention toward the fight against racial injustice. There was even speculation regarding any potential plans to boycott..." September 10

  • Richard Sherman, 49ers discussing extension

    Yardbarker "Richard Sherman has done well to revitalize his career in San Francisco, earning second-team All-Pro acclaim last season while helping the 49ers back to the Super Bowl. Sherman confirmed Thursday he wants to keep playing after his 49ers contract expires. While Sherman’s..." September 10

  • 49ers still aren’t committed to a starting cornerback across from Richard Sherman

    Pro Football Talk "Last week, 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh said that the determination of the starting cornerback across from Richard Sherman remains a work in progress. It still is. The 49ers have issued their first “unofficial depth chart” as “[c]ompiled by the..." September 09

  • Richard Sherman: Sad to see how things played out for Earl Thomas

    49ers Webzone "San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman offered his support for his former teammate, safety Earl Thomas, who was released by the Baltimore Ravens over the weekend after punching a teammate during practice. "It's really sad how things have played out for..." August 24

  • Richard Sherman Confirms Jimmy Garoppolo is Handsome "Richard Sherman and the San Francisco 49ers are heading into a critical season after falling short in Super Bowl LIV. Anyone who watched the Niners in 2019 knows their offense must improve if they want to get over the hump and bring home the Lombardi Trophy. Well on Friday, Sherman gave an..." August 21

  • Richard Sherman: 49ers “uniquely constructed” to play amid COVID-19 pandemic

    NBC Sports Bay Area "The 49ers are uniquely situated to deal with the complications of playing football during a global pandemic, according to All-Decade cornerback Richard Sherman. The team got tantalizingly close to winning the Super Bowl last season, and those who remain from last season need no added..." August 05

  • Richard Sherman does not see NFL shutting down season over coronavirus

    Larry Brown Sports "Like Major League Baseball, the NFL is not planning to hold games in a bubble environment when the 2020 season begins. That has led to some concern that a potential coronavirus outbreak could put a stop to the football season after it begins, but Richard Sherman does not see that..." July 27

  • Richard Sherman contrasts coaching styles of Pete Carroll, Kyle Shanahan

    Pro Football Talk "In his first nine seasons in the NFL, Richard Sherman has played in three Super Bowls as a part of two different teams in the NFC West. The last two appearances came under Pete Carroll with the Seattle Seahawks as a part of his seven seasons with the team. His last two seasons have..." July 09

  • Richard Sherman rips NFL over ban on postgame jersey exchanges

    Larry Brown Sports "One of the most popular ways for NFL players to show respect for one another during the season is to swap jerseys after games, but that will not be allowed during the 2020 season. Richard Sherman finds that a bit ridiculous. The NFL and NFL Players Association sent some game-day..." July 09

  • Richard Sherman Rips Cam Newton's 'Disgusting' Pats Deal

    TMZ "Richard Sherman says Cam Newton's new Patriots contract is both "ridiculous" and "disgusting" ... and he's now going after the NFL for allowing it to happen. "How many former League MVPs have had to sign for the min?" Sherman wrote..." June 29

  • Richard Sherman on getting burned by Sammy Watkins: No one plays a perfect game

    San Francisco Chronicle "Richard Sherman’s All-Pro season ended ingloriously. The 49ers’ cornerback allowed a key 38-yard reception to Kansas City wide receiver Sammy Watkins late in the fourth quarter of a 31-20 loss to the Chiefs in Super Bowl LIV on Feb. 2. " June 11

  • Richard Sherman: This time 'nobody can turn their eyes away' "As San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman spoke to the media on Wednesday afternoon, protests were still carrying on throughout the country. In the aftermath of George Floyd's horrific death at the knee of a Minneapolis police officer on May 25, protests and a call for..." June 10

  • Richard Sherman: Colin Kaepernick Can Play at 'Highest Level'

    Bleacher Report "San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman says Colin Kaepernickdeserves to have an NFL job and can "play at the highest level."  "I can want him to have a job, and I can think he deserves a job as much as anybody and..." June 10

  • Richard Sherman wants to hear directly from owners, says Jerry Jones silence speaks volumes

    San Francisco Chronicle "Richard Sherman appreciates NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s prompt response to the pointed requests made by black players last week. And the 49ers’ All-Pro cornerback appreciates and accepts the apology New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees offered to black players last..." June 10

  • Richard Sherman, Chris Long on why they can't just 'stick to sports' "As protests fueled by frustration, sadness and anger continue across the United States and beyond, discussion continues in the wake of George Floyd's killing while in the custody of police officers on May 25 in Minneapolis. More and more athletes continue to speak up, but in doing..." June 03

  • 49ers' Richard Sherman: Drew Brees 'beyond lost' on kneeling comments

    The Spun "On Wednesday, New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees made headlines. He was asked bout his stance on protests during the national anthem. “I will never agree with anybody disrespecting the flag of the United States of America or our country,” Brees told Yahoo!..." June 03

  • Richard Sherman ‘Impressed With White QBs Speaking Up’ Against Racism

    Total Pro Sports "Richard Sherman said he was “impressed” by white quarterbacks who have used their platforms to speak up on police violence and discrimination against black people after the death of George Floyd. “I’m impressed with the white QBs speaking up because those are..." June 02

  • 49ers’ Richard Sherman responds to tragic death of George Floyd

    Clutch Points "San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman took to Twitter on Sunday to address the death of George Floyd on Monday in Minneapolis. Sherman lamented having to speak about the death of another unarmed Black American, also stating “Basic fairness and justice is..." May 31

  • Richard Sherman: Foolish to blame Jimmy Garoppolo for Super Bowl loss

    Sacramento Bee "Richard Sherman has heard the criticism of quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo surrounding the 49ers’ loss in the Super Bowl. Needless to say, the star cornerback doesn’t agree with it. “It’s just barber shop talk. It’s just something to have..." May 07

  • Richard Sherman welcomes former rival Trent Williams to San Francisco

    Bleacher Report "Richard Sherman has made a habit of burying old grudges later in his career, starting two years ago when he joined the San Francisco 49ers as a free agent after spending seven seasons with their NFC West rival Seattle Seahawks.  On Saturday, Sherman got his first..." April 27