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Sheldon Richardson

DT

#98

Experience: 7 years

Height: 6-3

Age: 29

Weight: 294 lbs

College: Missouri

2019 SEASON

  • TCKLS
    35
  • SCK
    2
  • FF
    2
  • INT

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Recent Games

WK OPP RESULT Total Solo AST SCK SFTY PDEF INT YDS AVG LNG TDS FF OPP FR
13 @Steelers L 13 - 20 5 1 4 0 0 0
12 Dolphins W 41 - 24 4 3 1 2 1 1
11 Steelers W 21 - 7 3 2 1 0 0 0
10 Bills W 19 - 16 3 3 0 0 0 1
9 @Broncos L 19 - 24 2 2 0 0 0 0
8 @Patriots L 13 - 27 1 1 0 0 0 0
6 Seahawks L 28 - 32 3 3 0 0 0 0
5 @49ers L 3 - 31 4 2 2 0 0 0
4 @Ravens W 40 - 25 6 5 1 0 0 0
3 Rams L 13 - 20 4 2 2 0 0 0
2 @Jets W 23 - 3 5 3 2 0 0 0
1 Titans L 13 - 43 4 4 0 0 1 0

Career Stats

Defense Career

SEASON TEAM G GS Total Solo AST SCK SFTY PDEF INT YDS AVG LNG TDS FF OPP FR
2013 New York Jets 16 15 74 38 36 3.5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
2014 New York Jets 16 16 59 34 25 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
2015 New York Jets 11 11 33 18 15 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
2016 New York Jets 15 14 60 36 24 1.5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2
2017 Seattle Seahawks 15 15 41 24 17 1 1 1 5 5 5 0 1 2
2018 Minnesota Vikings 16 16 48 25 23 4.5 0 0
2019 Cleveland Browns 12 11 44 31 13 2 2 2
TOTAL 101 98 359 206 153 25.5 1 9 1 5 5 5 0 8 5

Biography

Career Transactions

Selected by the New York Jets in the first round (13th overall) of the 2013 NFL Draft…Traded to the Seattle Seahawks on Sept. 1, 2017…Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Minnesota Vikings on March 16, 2018…Signed by the Cleveland Browns as an unrestricted free agent on March 14, 2019.

At a Glance

Notched 335 tackles, 23.5 sacks, seven passes batted down, six forced fumbles, five fumble recoveries and an interception in 89 career games with 87 starts…Has carried the ball on offense four times for two scores…Tied DL William “The Refrigerator” Perry for the most rushing touchdowns by a DL in a season (two) and tied with Perry and Dontari Poe for career rushing touchdowns (two) by a DL.

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