Sheldon Richardson Photos (21)... Gateway Roster  
Player Alerts:
Add Player to My HotList™ Add to My HotList™Player's RSS Feed Player's Feed

Sheldon Richardson Scout.com Headlines:
Calvin Pryor the Tone-Setter

-by InsideCarolina.com Dec 6, 2015
Game Preview: Jets (6-5) at Giants (5-6)

-by InsideCarolina.com Dec 4, 2015
Jets DC Kacy Rodgers wants more sacks

-by InsideCarolina.com Dec 3, 2015
Game Preview: Jets (5-5) vs Dolphins (4-5)

-by InsideCarolina.com Nov 27, 2015
Jets Todd Bowles considering lineup changes

-by InsideCarolina.com Nov 23, 2015
Jets waive Quinton Coples

-by InsideCarolina.com Nov 23, 2015
Jets vs. Texans: Game Inactives

-by InsideCarolina.com Nov 22, 2015
Time for Jets to pay Muhammad Wilkerson

-by InsideCarolina.com Nov 18, 2015
Richardson iffy on injured hammy

-by InsideCarolina.com Nov 17, 2015
Watch: Pryor Talks About his Playing Status

-by InsideCarolina.com Nov 16, 2015
1-1011-20 >>

Injury News:
Green and White Practice Report
-by GreenAndWhiteReport.com Sep 25, 2013

Site Search:
Stories containing Sheldon Richardson
Forum Posts containing Sheldon Richardson

Media Center:
Sheldon Richardson 2012 Pre-Season Camp
Sheldon Richardson post 2nd scrimmage
Sheldon Richardson First Day Of Practice
Highlight Video 2 - JC Soph. Yr. #34 DE
#34 DE Sheldon Richardson - '10 vs San Mateo
Sheldon Richardson 2009 Highlights
USAAB Video Interview: Sheldon Richardson
Sheldon Richardson Video Interview 12-31-08
Baron Flenory breaks down Sheldon Richardson

Sheldon Richardson
Ht: 6-4 Wt: 270 40: 4.7
Position: TE, DL
Date of Birth: 11/30/1990
Year: Class of 2009
High School: Gateway
(St. Louis, MO)
Junior College: College of the Sequoias
College: Missouri

2009 Scout.com HS Football Rankings (full list):
Pos: DT Pos Rank: #4 Pos Rating:

Scout.com Player Evaluation:
STRENGTHS
 Athleticism
 Body Control and Balance
 Intensity/Effort
AREAS FOR IMPROVEMENT
 Techniques and Moves
Richardson is likely the most athletic big man in the country. It's rare to see a 270 pound man returning kickoffs, but that helps quickly describe the level of ability Richardson has. Once he dedicates himself to one position and focuses on the nuances of being a defensive tackle, he can be unstoppable. Scott Kennedy, Scout.com.


Biography:
Sheldon Richardson insists he runs a 4.7 forty and has a 31-inch vertical jump. He also benches 325-pounds and squats 595.

Final senior (9-3) stats: 88 tackles, 15 sacks and one interception; 25 receptions for 517 yards and seven touchdowns. Richardson also has three kick returns for 117 yards.

Richardson: "I have a good mix of strength and speed. I have a quick first step and a lot of explosiveness. People don't realize how fast I really am. I have sleeper speed.

"I want to be more consistent and go hard on every play. I need to not take any plays off and improve my stamina."


Schools of Interest:
SchoolInterest LevelOffer? Attended Camp?Visit DateSigned LOI?
Missouri Verbal Yes   12/20/2008
Florida No Interest Yes   None  
Miami (Fl) No Interest Yes   01/30/2009  
Minnesota No Interest Yes   11/07/2008  
Oklahoma No Interest No   None  
Tennessee No Interest Yes   None  
USC No Interest Yes   None