Stevan Ridley news, rumors and stats

 

Stevan Ridley

New York Jets
Running Back

Ht: 5.9 | Wt: 220

News | Stats | Stat vs. Team | Targets | Injury | Depth Chart | Roster

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

Jets | Stevan Ridley going to PUP list?

Thu, 03 Sep 2015 13:08:47 -0700

New York Jets RB Stevan Ridley (knee) is expected to be placed on the Physically Unable to Perform list. This would disable Ridley for the first six weeks of the regular season.

Fantasy Tip: Ridley had knee surgery nine months ago, so it's somewhat puzzling why it's taking him this long to be able to play again. The Jets are taking the safe approach, and they can afford to take that approach with Chris Ivory starting. If Ridley is placed on the PUP list, he can be dropped from fantasy rosters.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNNewYork.com - Rich Cimini

Jets | NY's running back depth is solid

Mon, 10 Aug 2015 16:54:03 -0700

New York Jets RB Chris Ivory is the team's starting running back, but the Jets' running back depth behind him with RBs Stevan Ridley, Zac Stacy and Bilal Powell is impressive and will give QB Geno Smith a lot of help out of the backfield.

Fantasy Tip: Ivory should see most of the touches in this crowded backfield, and you should consider him an ideal RB3 in fantasy leagues. The Jets are unlikely to keep four running backs on roster, so Stacy and Powell might be fighting to stay on the final roster.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL.com

Jets | Zac Stacy on outside looking in?

Wed, 05 Aug 2015 19:31:43 -0700

New York Jets RB Zac Stacy is competing with RBs Chris Ivory, Stevan Ridley (knee) and Bilal Powell for one of the running back spots on the 53-man roster in training camp and the preseason. According to beat writer Darryl Slater, Stacy is not projected to make the cut, although it could depend on the health of Ridley.

Fantasy Tip: Stacy went from fantasy starter to an afterthought in an awful hurry. If he can't crack the Jets, he could find work elsewhere. However, it appears his days as a serious fantasy option are already behind him.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Star-Ledger - Darryl Slater

Jets | Stevan Ridley being eased in

Tue, 04 Aug 2015 13:28:00 -0700

New York Jets RB Stevan Ridley (knee) isn't being rushed back from the Physically Unable to Perform list, according to head coach Todd Bowles.

Fantasy Tip: It's unclear how long Ridley will be on the PUP list, but the Jets still have Chris Ivory, Zac Stacy and Bilal Powell to feed in the backfield. Once healthy, Ridley should be second in line to Ivory, but shouldn't be drafted as more than a RB4 or RB5.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Associated Press - Dennis Waszak Jr.

Jets | Stevan Ridley placed on PUP list

Wed, 29 Jul 2015 15:17:27 -0700

New York Jets RB Stevan Ridley (knee) was placed on the Physically Unable to Perform list Wednesday, July 29.

Fantasy Tip: It's unclear when Ridley will be available to practice, or if he'll even be ready for the start of the regular season. Chris Ivory was still expected to be the starter in the Jets' backfield. It's best to wait until later rounds to draft Ridley.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNNewYork.com - Rich Cimini

Jets | Chris Ivory leads backfield

Wed, 24 Jun 2015 07:35:43 -0700

New York Jets RB Chris Ivory is listed as the starting running back entering training camp, according to beat writer Rich Cimini's unofficial depth chart. RB Bilal Powell is the primary backup, and RB Zac Stacy is listed as the third running back. RB Stevan Ridley (knee) could figure in eventually, but he's expected to be limited at the start of camp.

Fantasy Tip: Ivory established himself in a muddy backfield that was expected to be led by Chris Johnson last year. Ivory has competition again this year, but he's a solid RB2 and takes a hit in PPR formats. Powell is a decent RB4 in PPR formats. It's hard to draft Stacy right now unless Powell and Ridley slip up.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNNewYork.com - Rich Cimini

Jets | Stevan Ridley could start on PUP

Sat, 20 Jun 2015 10:41:15 -0700

New York Jets RB Stevan Ridley (knee) may begin the regular season on the Physically Unable to Perform list as he continues to recover from knee surgery, according to Dom Cosentino of NJ.com. If Ridley is not ready for training camp, the odds of him being placed on the PUP to start the season increase.

Fantasy Tip: The Jets have a crowded backfield as it is, and Ridley is already losing ground on the competition. Chris Ivory will likely start, barring injury, and Ridley will also have Zac Stacy and Bilal Powell to fend off. Draft him as a RB4 in deeper leagues and a RB5 in normal leagues.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Star-Ledger - Dom Cosentino

Jets | Stevan Ridley's camp status uncertain

Sun, 14 Jun 2015 06:39:24 -0700

New York Jets RB Stevan Ridley (knee) is not sure if he will be able to fully participate at the start of training camp. Ridley is he does not know if he will be 100% when camp starts and will not rush his rehab.

Fantasy Tip: Ridley's roster spot may be in jeopardy if he is not able to practice since the team has several other backs on the roster. Owners should monitor his recovery to see when he will be on the field. Ridley could be a late-round option in deeper leagues if he has a solid role in the offense.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Star-Ledger - Darryl Slater

Jets | Stevan Ridley confident

Fri, 12 Jun 2015 18:45:44 -0700

New York Jets RB Stevan Ridley (knee) said his plan is to be a contributor by Week 1. "I can't predict the future, but for me I've got to be ready for Week 1, and that's the goal," Ridley said. "When I do hit the field, I'm making an impact."

Fantasy Tip: Ridley should end up being the No. 2 back behind Chris Ivory at some point, but he is a RB4 at best unless Ivory were to be sidelined with an injury.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Associated Press - Barry Wilner

Jets | Stevan Ridley to be ready for training camp

Thu, 21 May 2015 14:30:29 -0700

New York Jets RB Stevan Ridley (knee) should be healthy enough for training camp as he continues to recover from knee surgery. Head coach Todd Bowles said Ridley is not ready for team drills, but participated in positional drills.

Fantasy Tip: Ridley is expected to be the No. 2 running back behind Chris Ivory once the season is underway. He'll be an important part of the Jets' running offense, and may steal some goal line carries, but isn't more than a low-end RB4.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNNewYork.com - Rich Cimini

More player news ...


Also see

07/29 - 2014 Fantasy Football Sleepers: 44 names to consider
07/16 - Fantasy football draft strategies: WR-heavy
07/08 - Fantasy Football Rankings: RTSports.com Scoring
12/10 - Fantasy Football Daily Rundown: Tuesday, Dec. 10
12/09 - Fantasy Football Daily Rundown: Monday, Dec. 9
12/02 - Fantasy Football Daily Rundown: Monday, Dec. 2
11/27 - Fantasy Football Daily Rundown: Wednesday, Nov. 27
11/26 - Fantasy Football On Target: Where to go after Week 12
11/25 - Fantasy Football Daily Rundown: Monday, Nov. 25
11/21 - Ranking the RBs (or RB duos) for fantasy football playoff weeks