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Jets | Sheldon Richardson avoids jail

Tue, 26 Jan 2016 13:21:13 -0800

New York Jets DE Sheldon Richardson avoided jail time after pleading guilty Tuesday, Jan. 26, to resisting arrest and speeding and running a red light. Richardson was fined $1,050, however, and was also sentenced to 100 hours of community service. The sentence was reached as part of a plea agreement negotiated by prosecutors and Richardson's attorney.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson to appear in court

Mon, 25 Jan 2016 15:51:04 -0800

New York Jets DE Sheldon Richardson will appear in court in St. Louis Tuesday, Jan. 26, to face five misdemeanor charges stemming from a July high-speed police chase.

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Jets | Friday Week 12 status report

Fri, 27 Nov 2015 13:08:31 -0800

New York Jets S Dion Bailey (ankle) is listed as doubtful for Week 12. LB Demario Davis (ribs), TE Kellen Davis (hand), C Nick Mangold (hand), LB Calvin Pace (toe), P Ryan Quigley (knee), DT Sheldon Richardson (hamstring), CBs Buster Skrine (shoulder) and Marcus Williams (knee) and WR Devin Smith (foot) are probable.

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Jets | Thursday Jets report

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 10:16:14 -0800

New York Jets TE Kellen Davis (hand), LB Demario Davis (ribs), LB Calvin Pace (toe), P Ryan Quigley (knee), DT Sheldon Richardson (hamstring), CB Buster Skrine (shoulder), WR Devin Smith (foot) and CB Marcus Williams (knee) practiced in full Thursday, Nov. 26. C Nick Mangold (hand) was limited in practice. CB Darrelle Revis (concussion) and S Dion Bailey (ankle) didn't practice.

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Jets | Wednesday practice report for Week 12

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 14:37:57 -0800

New York Jets S Dion Bailey (ankle), TE Kellen Davis (non-injury), C Nick Mangold (hand) and CB Darrelle Revis (concussion) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 25. LB Demario Davis (ribs), LB Calvin Pace (toe), P Ryan Quigley (knee), DT Sheldon Richardson (hamstring), CB Buster Skrine (shoulder), WR Devin Smith (foot) and CB Marcus Williams (knee) practiced in full.

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Jets | Week 11 inactives for Jets

Sun, 22 Nov 2015 08:56:07 -0800

The New York Jets have declared OG Ben Ijalana, QB Bryce Petty, OL Dakota Dozier, CB Dee Milliner, S Dion Bailey, WR Kenbrell Thompkins, DL Sheldon Richardson inactive for Week 11.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson a game-time decision

Sat, 21 Nov 2015 07:24:36 -0800

New York Jets DE Sheldon Richardson (hamstring) will be a game-time decision for the Week 11 game against the Houston Texans, according to head coach Todd Bowles. Richardson did not participate in practice this week.

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Jets | Friday injury report for Week 11

Fri, 20 Nov 2015 13:37:15 -0800

New York Jets S Dion Bailey (ankle) is ruled out for Week 11 against the Houston Texans. DT Sheldon Richardson (hamstring) and CB Buster Skrine (shoulder, hand) are questionable, while CB Antonio Cromartie (quadriceps), C Nick Mangold (neck, hand), CB Dexter McDougle (hand, ankle), CB Dee Milliner (illness), S Calvin Pryor (ankle) and CB Darrelle Revis (hip) are probable. Bailey and Richardson did not practice Friday, Nov. 20. Skrine was limited, while the others practiced in full.

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Jets | Thursday practice report for Week 11

Thu, 19 Nov 2015 13:45:09 -0800

New York Jets S Dion Bailey (ankle), CB Dee Milliner (illness) and DT Sheldon Richardson (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Nov. 19. CB Antonio Cromartie (quadriceps), C Nick Mangold (neck, hand), CB Dexter McDougle (hand, ankle), S Calvin Pryor (ankle) and CBs Darrelle Revis (hip) and Buster Skrine (shoulder, hand) participated fully.

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Jets | N.Y. Week 11 practice report for Wednesday

Wed, 18 Nov 2015 14:58:57 -0800

New York Jets S Dion Bailey (ankle), C Nick Mangold (neck, hand), CB Dee Milliner (illness) and DT Sheldon Richardson (hamstring) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 18. CB Antonio Cromartie (quadriceps), S Calvin Pryor (ankle) and CB Darrelle Revis (hip) were limited. CB Dexter McDougle (hand, ankle) and CB Buster Skrine (shoulder, hand) practiced in full.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson a game-time decision

Wed, 18 Nov 2015 12:24:07 -0800

New York Jets DE Sheldon Richardson (hamstring) will be a game-time decision in Week 11 versus the Houston Texans, according to head coach Todd Bowles. Richardson will not practice Thursday, Nov. 19.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson injured

Sun, 25 Oct 2015 12:46:36 -0700

New York Jets DL Sheldon Richardson (arm) appeared to suffer an injury to his left hand or arm during Week 7's game against the New England Patriots.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson may be limited

Mon, 12 Oct 2015 15:19:05 -0700

New York Jets DE Sheldon Richardson has not been ruled out from starting, but the team may limit his playing time while he works himself back into game shape. Richardson was able to attend meeting and work out during the suspension but was not allowed to practice with the team.

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Jets | Two roster moves made

Mon, 12 Oct 2015 13:02:24 -0700

New York Jets DE Sheldon Richardson was officially added to New York's active roster Monday, Oct. 12. TE Wes Saxton was waived.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson returning from suspension

Mon, 05 Oct 2015 15:21:01 -0700

New York Jets DE Sheldon Richardson is returning from a four-game suspension this week. However, head coach Todd Bowles did not say if Richardson would immediately enter a starting role. Richardson is expected to be mixed in with DEs Muhammad Wilkerson and Leonard Williams. "(Richardson) gives us an extra weapon, extra depth down there," Bowles said. "To me, he is a Pro Bowl player, he's a heckuva player. Get him back in football shape and get him in the rotation and keep moving forward." Richardson could face further discipline this year due to his arrest in the offseason.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson's court case moved

Mon, 05 Oct 2015 09:45:35 -0700

New York Jets DE Sheldon Richardson will have his criminal case moved to next month. He is accused of resisting arrest and traffic counts for a summer police chase in St. Louis. Richardson's court hearing was canceled Monday, Oct. 5, and St. Charles County Associate Circuit Judge Norman Steimel III moved the case to Nov. 9.

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Jets | No update on Sheldon Richardson

Mon, 28 Sep 2015 18:40:43 -0700

New York Jets DE Sheldon Richardson will be eligible to return from his four-game suspension Monday, Oct. 5, when the team returns from London after its Week 4 game against the Miami Dolphins. Head coach Todd Bowles said he has not received any updates from the league office if Richardson's suspension will be extended.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson awaits ruling

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 16:56:03 -0700

New York Jets DE Sheldon Richardson is waiting for a ruling from the NFL that could increase his four-game suspension. Richardson will already be absent for the first four regular season games for violating the league's substance abuse policy. He could miss more time if the NFL decides he violated its conduct policy.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson dealing with injury

Mon, 10 Aug 2015 16:39:39 -0700

New York Jets DE Sheldon Richardson (wrist) has been practicing with a wrist injury.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson update

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 05:40:01 -0700

Updating a previous report, New York Jets DE Sheldon Richardson was charged with misdemeanor resisting arrest and traffic violations following a July 14 incident in which he allegedly raced his car 143 mph. Richardson is accused of having a loaded handgun in the vehicle, and authorities claim to have smelled burned marijuana. Per police reports, Richardson fled but was found hiding in a residential driveway with a 12-year-old child inside the automobile. Richardson will serve a four-game suspension to open the 2015 NFL season for violating the league's substance abuse policy.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson facing charges

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:12:23 -0700

New York Jets DE Sheldon Richardson was charged with traffic violations and resisting arrest July 14.

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Jets | Leonard Williams to practice with first team

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 14:12:22 -0700

New York Jets DE Leonard Williams will practice with the first team during training camp while DE Sheldon Richardson will work with the second unit.

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Jets | NYJ to opt for Mo Wilkerson?

Wed, 08 Jul 2015 17:29:30 -0700

The New York Jets may opt to keep DE Muhammad Wilkerson over DE Sheldon Richardson long-term. Wilkerson is entering the final year of his rookie contract, while Richardson's deal expires after the 2016 season. The Jets may opt to save money by choosing Wilkerson over Richardson, despite his higher ceiling.

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Jets | Leonard Williams likely to see added playing time

Sun, 05 Jul 2015 07:41:18 -0700

New York Jets DE Leonard Williams likely will see increased playing time in the first four games of the season because of DE Sheldon Richardson's suspension.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson suspended four games

Thu, 02 Jul 2015 11:22:24 -0700

New York Jets DT Sheldon Richardson has been suspended four games by the NFL for violating the league's policy on substances of abuse.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson should be at minicamp

Wed, 03 Jun 2015 13:57:28 -0700

New York Jets DT Sheldon Richardson was absent again Wednesday, June 3, for organized team activities. Head coach Todd Bowles sounded confident that Richardson would be present for the Jets' minicamp next week.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson not at OTAs again

Wed, 27 May 2015 13:34:29 -0700

New York Jets DT Sheldon Richardson did not attend the team's fifth session of organized team activities Wednesday, May 27. Richardson also skipped the first two workouts, but attended the third and fourth sessions. OTAs are voluntary.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson reports for OTAs

Fri, 22 May 2015 13:27:11 -0700

New York Jets DE Sheldon Richardson was present for organized team activities Thursday, May 21, after missing the two previous days. Head coach Todd Bowles said Richardson has missed around half of the offseason workouts.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson absent

Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:35:18 -0700

New York Jets DL Sheldon Richardson was absent from the first day of the team's veteran's mini camp Tuesday, April 28.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson confident in defense, team

Tue, 07 Apr 2015 11:19:44 -0700

New York Jets DT Sheldon Richardson said the Jets believe they're going to be the top defense -- and top team-- in the NFL in 2015. New York brought back CBs Darrelle Revis and Antonio Cromartie and added WR Brandon Marshall this offseason.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson heading to Pro Bowl

Wed, 14 Jan 2015 12:39:23 -0800

New York Jets DT Sheldon Richardson was added to the Pro Bowl Wednesday, Jan. 14, replacing Tampa Bay Buccaneers DT Gerald McCoy.

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Jets | Saturday injury report

Sat, 29 Nov 2014 11:40:20 -0800

New York Jets DT Muhammad Wilkerson (toe) has been ruled out for Week 13. OL Oday Aboushi (shoulder), LB Antwan Barnes (knee), OL Willie Colon (knee), RB John Conner (groin), DL Leger Douzable (ankle), LB David Harris (shoulder), DB Jaiquawn Jarrett (calf), C Nick Mangold (shoulder), RB Bilal Powell (illness), RB Bilal Powell (illness) and DT Sheldon Richardson (back) are all probable.

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Jets | Friday practice report

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 14:10:47 -0800

New York Jets QB Michael Vick (illness, wrist) and DE Muhammad Wilkerson (toe) did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 28. FB John Conner (groin) and DT Sheldon Richardson (back) were limited during practice, while OT Oday Aboushi (shoulder), LB Antwan Barnes (knee), OG Willie Colon (knee), DE Leger Douzable (ankle), LB David Harris (shoulder), SS Jaiquawn Jarrett (calf) and C Nick Mangold (shoulder) fully participated in practice.

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Jets | Thursday practice report for Week 13

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 10:19:44 -0800

New York Jets OT Oday Aboushi (shoulder), LB Antwan Barnes (knee), OG Willie Colon (knee), LB David Harris (shoulder), RB Chris Ivory (shoulder), S Jaiquawn Jarrett (calf), C Nick Mangold (shoulder), RB Bilal Powell (illness), QB Michael Vick (wrist) all fully participated in practice Thursday, Nov. 27. RB John Conner (groin) and DE Leger Douzable (ankle) were both limited in practice. DT Sheldon Richardson (back) and DE Muhammad Wilkerson (toe) all did not practice.

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Jets | Friday practice report for Week 10

Fri, 07 Nov 2014 12:15:32 -0800

New York Jets OT Oday Aboushi (shoulder), LB Antwan Barnes (knee), OG Willie Colon (knee), OT Breno Giacomini (illness), LB David Harris (shoulder), C Nick Mangold (shoulder), LB Trevor Reilly (knee), DT Sheldon Richardson (illness), WR Greg Salas (wrist), QB Geno Smith (shoulder), and DE Muhammad Wilkerson (illness) all fully practiced Friday, Nov. 7 and are probable for Week 10. CB Darrin Walls (calf) did not practice and and has been ruled out.

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Jets | Thursday practice report

Thu, 06 Nov 2014 13:14:14 -0800

New York Jets CB Darrin Walls (calf) did not practice Thursday, Nov. 6. OT Oday Aboushi (shoulder), LB Antwan Barnes (knee), OG Willie Colon (knee), OT Breno Giacomini (illness), LB David Harris (shoulder), C Nick Mangold (shoulder) LB Trevor Reilly (knee), DT Sheldon Richardson (illness), WR Greg Salas (wrist), QB Geno Smith (shoulder) and DE Muhammad Wilkerson (illness) participated fully in practice Thursday, Nov. 6.

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Jets | Wednesday practice report for Week 10

Wed, 05 Nov 2014 13:14:20 -0800

New York Jets OT Breno Giacomini (illness), DT Sheldon Richardson (illness), CB Darrin Walls (calf) and DE Muhammad Wilkerson (illness) all did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 5. OT Oday Aboushi (shoulder), LB Antwan Barnes (knee), G Willie Colon (knee), LB David Harris (shoulder), C Nick Mangold (shoulder), LB Trevor Reilly (knee), WR Greg Salas (wrist) and QB Geno Smith (right shoulder) all fully practiced.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson returns

Sun, 05 Oct 2014 15:43:39 -0700

Updating a previous report, New York Jets DE Sheldon Richardson (neck) was able to return to the Week 5 game against the San Diego Chargers in the third quarter after staying in the locker room at halftime due to a neck ailment.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson has neck injury

Sun, 05 Oct 2014 15:19:05 -0700

New York Jets DE Sheldon Richardson (neck) suffered a neck injury in the first half of the Week 5 game against the San Diego Chargers, and he did not emerge from the locker room after halftime. Richardson is questionable to return.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson fined $8,268

Sat, 20 Sep 2014 05:59:27 -0700

New York Jets DE Sheldon Richardson has been fined $8,268 for grabbing an opponent's facemask during the team's Week 2 game.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson fined

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:13:23 -0700

New York Jets DE Sheldon Richardson said he has been fined for an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty he received in Week 2 but would not disclose the amount of the fine.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson nicked up

Sun, 14 Sep 2014 14:56:40 -0700

New York Jets DT Sheldon Richardson (leg) left the Week 2 game against the Green Bay Packers in the second quarter due to an apparent lower right leg injury.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson dismisses sophomore slump notion

Mon, 23 Jun 2014 12:45:55 -0700

New York Jets DT Sheldon Richardson is not worried about a sophomore slump, "That sounds like a rookie wall, something I never hit," he said. Richardson is focused primarily on working out and preparing his body for the beginning of training camp.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson named Rookie of the Year

Sat, 01 Feb 2014 15:32:31 -0800

New York Jets DT Sheldon Richardson was named the 2013 Associated Press Defensive Rookie of the Year.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson bringing back The Fridge

Sun, 29 Dec 2013 14:49:42 -0800

New York Jets DT Sheldon Richardson scored on a 1-yard touchdown run in the second quarter of the Week 17 game against the Miami Dolphins. He is the first defensive lineman since former Chicago Bears DL William "The Refrigerator" Perry to score two rushing touchdowns in a season.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson receives fine

Sat, 28 Dec 2013 08:51:58 -0800

New York Jets DT Sheldon Richardson has been fined $15,750 for a roughing the passer penalty he suffered in the team's Week 16 game.

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Jets | Friday injury report for Week 17

Fri, 27 Dec 2013 14:38:40 -0800

New York Jets CB Ellis Lankster (jaw) is listed as questionable for Week 17. WR Jeremy Kerley (elbow), TE Kellen Winslow (illness, knee), C Nick Mangold (toe), OT Austin Howard (knee), DE Muhammad Wilkerson (wrist), DT Kenrick Ellis (back), DT Sheldon Richardson (finger, shoulder), LB Quinton Coples (shoulder), LB Demario Davis (thumb), LB Garrett McIntyre (knee), CB Antonio Cromartie (hip), FS Ed Reed (non-injury) and SS Dawan Landry (hand) are listed as probable. Lankster did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 27. Winslow and Cromartie were limited during practice while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Jets | Thursday practice report for Week 17

Thu, 26 Dec 2013 15:07:05 -0800

New York Jets CB Ellis Lankster (jaw), FS Ed Reed (non-injury) and TE Kellen Winslow (knee, illness) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 26. LB Quinton Coples (shoulder), CB Antonio Cromartie (hip) and DT Sheldon Richardson (finger, shoulder) were limited. LB Demario Davis (thumb), DT Kenrick Ellis (back), OT Austin Howard (knee), WR Jeremy Kerley (elbow), C Nick Mangold (toe), LB Garrett McIntyre (knee) and DE Muhammad Wilkerson (wrist) practiced in full.

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Jets | Wednesday practice report for Week 17

Wed, 25 Dec 2013 12:15:06 -0800

New York Jets DB Ellis Lankster (jaw) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 25. DL Quinton Coples (shoulder), DB Antonio Cromartie (hip) and DL Sheldon Richardson (finger, shoulder) were all limited in practice. DL Kenrick Ellis (back), OL Austin Howard (knee), RB Chris Ivory (quadricep, ankle), WR Jeremy Kerley (elbow), OL Nick Mangold (toe), LB Garret McIntyre (knee) and DL Muhammad Wilkerson (wrist) all did fully participated in practice.

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Jets | Sheldon Richardson should be fine

Tue, 24 Dec 2013 15:47:29 -0800

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan said Tuesday, Dec. 24, that he did not have an injury update on DT Sheldon Richardson (knee, finger), but he didn't sound too concerned. "He looks fine. We'll have the injury report tomorrow for you, but I think Sheldon will be fine," Ryan said.

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