Stevan Ridley news, rumors and stats

 

Stevan Ridley

Free Agent
Running Back

Ht: 5.9 | Wt: 220

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Week By Week

YearTmGRushRush YdsRush AvgRush TDRush 2ptRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDRec 2ptTchsTot YdsFum Lost
2011NEP14874415.07103134.3300904540
2012NEP1629012634.361206518.500029613142
2013NEP141787734.347010626.20001888354
Average:1858265706426001918682
Total:555247752001912660057426036

NFL | Stevan Ridley could be cleared in May

Wed, 01 Apr 2015 10:42:26 -0700

Free-agent RB Stevan Ridley (knee) is expected to receive clearance to return to the field at some point in May. Ridley has met with the Miami Dolphins and New York Jets but is not scheduled to meet with any more teams at this point.

Fantasy Tip: Ridley is working his way back from an anterior cruciate ligament injury, so he could be limited during offseason workouts if he signs with a team. He likely will be able to find a backup job with a team but likely will not be a great fantasy option in 2015.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL Network - Albert Breer

Jets | Stevan Ridley meeting with NYJ

Wed, 01 Apr 2015 10:26:13 -0700

Free-agent RB Stevan Ridley (Patriots) is scheduled to meet with the New York Jets Wednesday, April 1, according to a source.

Fantasy Tip: Ridley is still recovering from his knee injury but is close to receive clearance to return to the field. Ridley likely would not be the starter with the Jets but could have a role on offense. He could be an option in later rounds of drafts next season but should not be a weekly start option for owners.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN - Adam Schefter

Dolphins | Stevan Ridley visiting Miami

Tue, 31 Mar 2015 05:56:34 -0700

Free-agent RB Stevan Ridley (Patriots) is visiting the Miami Dolphins Tuesday, March 31.

Fantasy Tip: Ridley had some highs and lows in New England before a torn ACL ended his run. He had some fumbling issues, but if he landed a significant role, he could be a RB2 in fantasy.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - James Walker

NFL | Stevan Ridley to start meeting teams

Sun, 29 Mar 2015 07:04:07 -0700

Free-agent RB Stevan Ridley (knee) is scheduled to meet with a few teams this week. Ridley is expected to receive full medical clearance in around six weeks.

Fantasy Tip: Ridley likely will be able to find a backup job this offseason but will not be a starting option for a team. His fantasy value will be determined by the team he signs with, but he could be an option in the later rounds of drafts.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNBoston.com - Mike Reiss

Vikings | MIN may look at Stevan Ridley

Wed, 11 Mar 2015 04:28:19 -0700

Free-agent RB Stevan Ridley (Patriots) is drawing interest from the Minnesota Vikings.

Fantasy Tip: Three words: Adrian Peterson insurance. Ridley, who rushed for 340 yards last season before suffering a torn ACL, is being courted just in case Peterson doesn't return. A running back returning from a knee injury is a risky proposition, but Ridley could be in Minnesota's plans if Peterson doesn't return. Keep an eye on this.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press - Chris Tomasson

Patriots | Stevan Ridley could receive prove-it deal

Mon, 02 Mar 2015 11:03:33 -0800

New England Patriots impending free-agent RB Stevan Ridley (knee) could be a coup for a team willing to take a chance on his recovery from anterior cruciate ligament surgery this offseason. He's likely to receive an offer for a "prove-it" one-year deal around the $1.25 million range with incentives.

Fantasy Tip: The uncertain future for Ridley as it relates to both free agency and his recovery from ACL makes him a cloudy fantasy football asset entering the 2015 season. Depending on where Ridley lands, he could be worth a stab in the later rounds of standard fantasy drafts for running back depth.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNBoston.com - Mike Reiss

Patriots | Stevan Ridley ahead of schedule

Fri, 20 Feb 2015 15:49:40 -0800

New England Patriots impending free-agent RB Stevan Ridley (knee) is about four weeks ahead of schedule in his recovery from a torn anterior cruciate ligament. Ridley hopes to be able to return to the field in May.

Fantasy Tip: It is not known who Ridley will play for next season, so his value will depend on his next team and his role. Ridley may not be able to find a starting job in free agency, but he should be able to find at least a backup job. Owners should consider Ridley as an option in the later rounds of drafts since he is coming back from the ACL injury.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Boston Globe - Shalise Manza Young

Patriots | Make three roster moves

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:06:27 -0700

The New England Patriots placed RB Stevan Ridley (knee) and LB Jerod Mayo (knee) on Reserve/Injured and promoted OG Chris Barker to the active roster Thursday, Oct. 16.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Boston Globe - Shalise Manza Young

Patriots | Stevan Ridley has torn ACL, MCL

Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:33:50 -0700

New England Patriots RB Stevan Ridley (knee) has a torn anterior cruciate ligament and a torn medial collateral ligament, according to a source. Ridley will miss the remainder of the season.

Fantasy Tip: Shane Vereen will be the main beneficiary of Ridley's misfortune, with Brandon Bolden and James White mixed in.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNBoston.com - Mike Reiss

Patriots | Stevan Ridley out for Week 7

Mon, 13 Oct 2014 13:53:04 -0700

New England Patriots RB Stevan Ridley (knee) did not practice Monday, Oct. 13, and has been ruled out for Week 7. The team did not practice Monday, but was required to provide the status of injured players if they had practiced.

Fantasy Tip: Ridley is expected to miss a significant amount of time, possibly the rest of the season, with the knee injury. Shane Vereen, Brandon Bolden and James White should see increased value, with Vereen being the only fantasy relevant player of the trio, for now.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Boston Herald - Jeff Howe

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