Richard Sherman RUMORS & NEWS

  • Patriots Could Make Another Free-Agent ‘Splash’

    Heavy "The New England Patriots have already spent handsomely in free agency this offseason, but USA Today’s Henry McKenna says the team could make another “splash,” specifically at cornerback. Pinging off a tweet from Patriots salary cap expert Miguel Bezan, aka..." May 14

  • Cowboys Should Add FA Richard Sherman Post-Draft to Complete Defensive Rebuild

    Bleacher Report "Richard Sherman and the Dallas Cowboys feel like the perfect pairing.  Jerry Jones loves razzle and dazzle with his Cowboys. And if there's anything he likes more than a big headline that attracts attention to America's Team, it's making moves that..." May 06

  • Aaron Rodgers Trade To Washington? 'A Cool Opportunity,' Says Richard Sherman

    The Spun "The drama between Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers has sparked reactions from plenty of former and current players. Richard Sherman is the latest to chime in on the matter. Unlike many, the veteran defensive back is backing Rodgers. Sherman..." May 06

  • Richard Sherman would be 'ecstatic' if 49ers return does happen

    NBC Sports Bay Area "  NFL free agency is over, as is the 2021 draft. And yet, Richard Sherman still is looking for a new team.  The longer the wait, the more likely a return to the 49ers is for the star cornerback. He would be quite happy if that happens, too. May 06

  • Jets free-agent targets: Melvin Ingram, Richard Sherman and others who can fill post-draft gaps

    The Athletic "It was a successful NFL Draft for the Jets and general manager Joe Douglas. He got what he believes is a franchise quarterback (Zach Wilson). He got that quarterback protection (Alijah Vera-Tucker) and playmakers (Elijah Moore, Michael Carter). He then turned his attention..." May 04

  • Pete Carroll: Reunion between Seahawks, Richard Sherman not imminent

    Yardbarker "Free-agent cornerback Richard Sherman wants to play at least two more seasons before retiring and he's had contract discussions with a few teams this offseason.  One of the teams he's talked with is the Seattle Seahawks, whom he played for from 2011-17. However, Seahawks..." May 02

  • Richard Sherman Had A Blunt Reaction To Cowboys Draft Pick Nahshon Wright Comparing Himself As Better Than Him

    Total Pro Sports "Nahshon Wright thinks very highly of himself, as he should. The Oregon State Beavers player heard his name called when the Dallas Cowboys selected him with the No. 99 overall pick in the third round. He is the first Beaver to be selected during the draft thus far. After he..." May 01

  • Richard Sherman Says He's Talked to 49ers, Seahawks, Saints and Raiders

    Bleacher Report "Five-time Pro Bowl cornerback Richard Sherman said Friday his free-agent process has been on "pause" while he waits for teams to finish the 2021 NFL draft. Sherman told ESPN's Stephen A. Smith a return to the San Francisco 49ers..." May 01

  • How Seattle's Richard Sherman pick in 2011 changed the next 10 years of the NFL

    The Undefeated "Back in the winter of 2011, Richard Sherman stood silently on the sideline of the Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama, the recipient of the type of blunt verbal attack he has become known for giving. Seconds before halftime, Sherman bit on a double move. At the break, Cincinnati Bengals..." April 23

  • How Richard Sherman became the Seahawks’ steal of the 2011 NFL Draft

    The Athletic "Soon after the 2011 NFL Draft, Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll made a stop at Stanford University at the request of football coach David Shaw, who wanted the insights from Carroll’s 2010 book, “Win Forever,” shared on campus. Before addressing the students,..." April 22

  • Could Richard Sherman Sign With The New York Jets?

    Pro Football Rumors "Richard Sherman recently said he’d be open to returning to the Seahawks and Pete Carroll, but he could end up reuniting with a different head coach that he’s familiar with. New Jets head coach Robert Saleh is interested in reuniting with Sherman in..." April 19

  • Richard Sherman To Sign After Draft?

    NBC Sports Bay Area "  The first wave of NFL free agency is long over, and now a lot of teams are holding off on many of the remaining veterans until after the draft. That is the situation in which 49ers free-agent cornerback Richard Sherman finds himself after being unable to find a team..." April 07

  • Predicting Landing Spots for Richard Sherman Late in 2021 NFL Free-Agency Period

    Bleacher Report "Richard Sherman might be the best NFL free agent left.  Sherman, heading into his age-33 season, only made it into five games last year but still picked off a pass on 14 targets, per Pro Football Focus. The year prior, over 15 games, he netted..." March 26

  • Seahawks floating Richard Sherman return to 'jab' at Russell Wilson

    Yardbarker "Richard Sherman is currently a free agent, and while the veteran cornerback has been linked to a few different teams, the most surprising report came from NFL Network's Tom Pelissero, who said that Sherman's old team, the Seattle Seahawks, could be interested in bringing him back..." March 25

  • Richard Sherman 'open' to Seahawks reunion in free agency

    Yahoo! Sports "Could Richard Sherman really be a 49ers nemesis once again after spending three seasons in Santa Clara? NFL Media's Tom Peliserro reported Wednesday that Sherman is "open" to a reunion with the Seattle Seahawks in free..." March 24

  • Richard Sherman: Free-agency decision moving in 'slow motion'

    Pro Football Talk "A report this week indicated that the Saints were one of the teams expressing interest in signing cornerback Richard Sherman as a free agent, but it doesn’t sound like New Orleans or anyone else is coming on too strong. The source for that report is Sherman..." March 17

  • Saints Interested In Richard Sherman

    Bleacher Report "The New Orleans Saints have reportedly expressed interest in veteran cornerback Richard Sherman in free agency. According to NFL Network's Tom Pelissero, the Saints are "among" the teams with an eye on Sherman, especially since they are now in the market..." March 16

  • Cowboys Pushing to Land CB Richard Sherman in Free Agency

    Heavy "The Dallas Cowboys are among three teams interested in signing San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman when NFL free agency opens next week, ESPN reported. Insider reporters Jeremy Fowler and Dan Graziano consider Dallas a legitimate suitor due to..." March 14

  • Landing spots for Richard Sherman in NFL Free Agency

    CBS Sports "Richard Sherman was one of the elite cornerbacks in the NFL for nearly a decade, even though his best days may be behind him as the three-time All-Pro enters free agency for the second time in his career. Sherman is still one of the top cornerbacks in this free agent class despite a 2020..." March 02

  • Joe Burrow Took Notice of Richard Sherman Saying He Wasn’t 2020 Draft’s Top Quarterback

    Total Pro Sports "Joe Burrow sees everything. The Cincinnati Bengals QB, who is currently rehabbing, was on Instagram recently and liked a very interesting post that he will most certainly use as motivation for 2021. In that post, Pro Football Focus screen-grabbed cornerback Richard Sherman..." March 01

  • Richard Sherman singles out Terry McLaurin as a potential star

    Larry Brown Sports "Richard Sherman has seen plenty of wide receivers during his time in the NFL, so when he singles one out for praise, it’s worth taking note. Sherman went out of his way to praise Washington wide receiver Terry McLaurin, suggesting that a better supporting cast would make the..." February 20

  • Richard Sherman Says It's Been Made 'Pretty Clear' He Won't Return to 49ers

    Bleacher Report "After three seasons together, Richard Sherman says the San Francisco 49ers have been open with him about the fact they plan to move on from the star cornerback this offseason.  Speaking to Chris Biderman of the Sacramento Bee, Sherman said..." February 17

  • Browns Won’t Pursue Richard Sherman

    Pro Football Rumors "Richard Sherman won’t be on the Browns’ radar this offseason, according to Mary Kay Cabot of The Plain Dealer. The 49ers cornerback has familiarity with Joe Woods‘ defense, but the Browns are looking to allocate their dollars elsewhere. Instead, the..." February 14

  • Richard Sherman wants to play two more seasons before retiring

    ESPN "Set to become an unrestricted free agent in March, San Francisco 49erscornerback Richard Sherman's next NFL stop is likely to be his last. Sherman, who will be 33 in March and has long maintained that he wants to play until he's 35, told Stephen A. Smith on his..." February 08

  • Richard Sherman Reacts To CJ McCollum Telling Him To Sign With The Browns

    Total Pro Sports "The Cleveland Browns shocked everybody last season by not only getting into the playoffs, but actually defeating the Pittsburgh Steelers in the Wild Card round. Unfortunately for them, they ran into the Kansas City Chiefs in the next round and got eliminated. Throughout the..." February 07

  • Richard Sherman to Browns? Not Likely

    SI "There are a number of places suggesting there's reporting that free agent defensive back Richard Sherman has an interesting in playing for the Cleveland Browns, but there's no report. Likely for the best, the idea doesn't make any sense given the recent history between Sherman and..." February 05

  • Richard Sherman says Jon Gruden wasn't tampering, will talk to Raiders

    NBC Sports Bay Area "  Raiders coach Jon Gruden was not subtle this week about his interest in 49ers free-agent cornerback Richard Sherman. The two men connected on an episode of the Cris Collinsworth Podcast featuring Richard Sherman. Gruden said he was looking for an..." February 05

  • Jon Gruden’s comments to Richard Sherman are “blatant tampering”

    Pro Football Talk "Cris Collinsworth tried. He tried to keep Raiders coach Jon Gruden from potentially committing a tampering violation. Gruden didn’t seem to care. Collinsworth, who hosts a podcast featuring 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman, had Gruden on as a guest. Collinsworth mentioned..." February 03

  • Jon Gruden to Richard Sherman: We’re looking for an alpha presence in secondary

    49ers Webzone "San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman is scheduled to become an unrestricted free agent next month. He will likely have an opportunity to hold discussions with interested teams on March 17, when the new league year and free agency begins. Las Vegas Raiders head..." February 03

  • Cowboys ‘Haven’t Ruled Out’ Signing Richard Sherman

    Total Pro Sports "The Dallas Cowboys had every opportunity in the world to win the NFC East, but they were just atrocious on the defensive end of the ball. the defense was so bad that Defensive coordinator Mike Nolan and defensive line coach Jim Tomsula found their way off the team just a few weeks..." January 31

  • Deshaun Watson should get to Jets ‘as quickly as possible’: Richard Sherman

    New York Post "One of Robert Saleh’s former defensive stars is advocating for Deshaun Watson to find his way to the Jets. “If I was Deshaun, I’d get out of there as quickly as possible. I’d head to New York. … The Jets,” 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman..." January 20

  • Richard Sherman Praises Jets' Robert Saleh Hire: He Will Turn the Culture Around

    Bleacher Report "San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman praised the New York Jets' hire of ex-49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh to be their next head coach. "Great pickup! He's gonna turn that entire culture around!" Sherman said via text..." January 15

  • Marshawn Lynch, Richard Sherman among investors in new football league

    The Mercury News "Marshawn Lynch owns two professional football teams, proving the Oakland-born former NFL star can also go into “Beast Mode” in the financial world. He’s been a team owner since 2018, but next month will be the first time either of Lynch’s teams, which include..." January 07

  • Richard Sherman free agency: 5 best landing spots for 49ers star in 2021

    Sportsnaut "By his own admission, All-Pro San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman is likely going to hit free agency during the 2021 NFL offseason. Sherman is famously his own agent, and in recent remarks, was acutely aware of the numbers game that isn’t liable to work out..." December 11

  • Richard Sherman says it will take 'miracle' to return to 49ers

    ESPN "With the NFL's salary cap expected to drop and the San Francisco 49ers unlikely to have much space to re-sign their many pending free agents, cornerback Richard Sherman believes this could be his third and final season with the team. In fact, Sherman said..." December 11

  • Richard Sherman says he’s not likely to return to the 49ers in 2021

    Pro Football Talk "San Francisco cornerback Richard Sherman is set to become a free agent in March, and he thinks he’s unlikely to return to the 49ers. Sherman said he would like to stay but thinks the numbers probably won’t work out with the 49ers, who will have a lot of free..." December 06

  • 49ers Break Silence on Richard Sherman’s Future

    Heavy "Richard Sherman is set to hit the free-agent market this offseason leaving the San Francisco 49ers with one of several difficult decisions. 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan emphasized that the team would like to have Sherman back despite his recent injury.  “I..." December 04

  • 49ers To Activate Richard Sherman, Raheem Mostert From IR

    Pro Football Rumors "The 49ers will have two key starters back in Week 12. Kyle Shanahan said Friday the team will activate Richard Sherman and Raheem Mostert ahead of the 49ers’ game against the Rams. While the duo will be questionable to play Sunday, their respective..." November 27

  • Richard Sherman singles out ‘unique’ talent of Vikings rookie WR Justin Jefferson

    Clutch Points "San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman offered flattering remarks for Minnesota Vikings rookie wide receiver Justin Jefferson. While speaking at his Pro Football Focus podcast with NBC’s Cris Collinsworth, the 5-time Pro-Bowler suggested the 21-year old has a..." November 21

  • Richard Sherman has very high praise for Vikings’ Justin Jefferson

    Larry Brown Sports "Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Justin Jefferson has made an immediate impact in the NFL as a rookie, and he has caught the attention of at least one opposing player who is almost certainly headed to the Hall of Fame someday. On his Pro Football Focus podcast with NBC’s Cris..." November 20