Found April 25, 2013 on FF Locker Room:
1.13 New York Jets Sheldon Richardson, DT, Missouri, (6-3,294) The New York Jets selected defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson out of Missouri with the 13th overall pick. Explosive with great speed and athleticism, last year was his first year as a starter. Very raw, he shows the potential to be a solid player in the NFL, but will it be at the DT position? Having a non-stop motor, Richardson can be a quarterbacks nightmare. But will his lack of experience hurt his progress for the Jets during his rookie year? That is the question to answer. But with back-to-back defensive selections, the Jets are definitely on a mission to rebuilding their defense. Personally, I find this pick pretty questionable as the Jets have much bigger needs with great talent still sitting on the board. The post New York Jets Select Defensive Tackle Sheldon Richardson 13th Overall appeared first on FFLockerRoom | NFL - MLB News | Fantasy Sports Advice | Sports Talk.

2013 NFL Draft Analysis: The New York Jets Lucky 13 Pick Is Sheldon Richardson

The New York Jets number nine pick was a slight surprise.  Alabama's cornerback Dee Milliner comes from a distinguished program, the Alabama Crimson Tide.  But he has had five surgeries and has no experience playing zone.  Now for their second pick the Jets are still answering questions.Questions answered the Jets pick Sheldon Richardson.  Richardson is a defensive tackle...

Jets take Missouri DT Richardson at No. 13

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. - The New York Jets have selected Missouri defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson with the 13th overall pick in the NFL draft. The Jets and Rex Ryan loaded up on defense in the first round after also taking Alabama cornerback Dee Milliner with the No. 9 pick. New York acquired the 13th pick from Tampa Bay for cornerback Darrelle Revis on Sunday. Richardson, who...

Jets take DT Richardson 13th overall

For the third year in a row, the Jets selected a defensive lineman in the first round, taking Missouri DT Sheldon Richardson with the 13th overall selection in Thursday's Draft.The Jets ended up taking Richardson with the pick they received from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for all-pro cornerback Darrelle Revis. For better or worse, linking the the two players for the foreseeable future...

Sheldon Richardson: Former Mizzou DT chosen No. 13 overall by New York Jets

When Missouri Tigers defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson announced that he would be foregoing his final season of eligibility at Mizzou and head for the NFL Draft, it was obvious that he would be chosen during the first day of the draft. Richardson was considered one of the best defensive lineman in the mighty SEC last season and his combination of size, speed, strength and motor...

2013 NFL Draft Round 13 – New York Jets

  With the 13th pick of the 2013 NFL Draft, and their second selection in the first round, the Jets take Defensive Tackle Sheldon Richardson out of Missouri. Deciding to enter the NFL Draft after his junior year, he finished the 2012 season tied for second on the team with 75 tackles, a figure that led all defensive tackles in the Southeastern Conference. He also had 10½ tackles...

NFL Mock Draft: Sheldon Richardson Falls To The Minnesota Vikings

1. Kansas City Chiefs: Luke Joeckel T Texas A&MJoeckel seems to be a mainstay at this No. 1 pick no matter what happens. I still think they will trade this pick and stock up on others.2. Jacksonville Jaguars: Eric Fisher T Central MichiganEric Fisher makes tons of sense on a team with many needs. Fisher might be the 2nd best player available so this makes for a perfect fit.3...

Jets By The Numbers: Dee Milliner, Sheldon Richardson

9th Overall Pick- Dee Milliner played 3 full seasons (2010-2012) of SEC football at the University of Alabama. While playing cornerback for the Roll Tide, Milliner accumulated 136 tackles, 9 tackles for loss, 1.5 sacks, 6 interceptions, 1 pick-6, 1 forced fumble, and 1 fumble recovery. Milliner won back-to-back National Championships with Alabama. He led the entire NCAA in passes...

NFL Draft Rumors: Running List

Here’s a collection of rumors regarding the NFL Draft. 49ers There’s “increasing chatter” that the 49ers are trying to trade up in the Top 15 and possibly take Missouri DT Sheldon Richardson. (NFLTR) Bengals The Bengals’ “perfect scenario” would be to take Texas FS Kenny Vaccaro at No. 21 overall. (Cincinnati Enquirer) Bills The Bills reportedly have West Virginia...

Report: “Increasing Chatter” That The 49ers Are Looking To Trade Up Into The Top 15

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that there’s “increasing chatter” that the 49ers are trying to trade up in the Top 15 for some defensive help. Jason Cole of Yahoo Sports adds that Missouri DT Sheldon Richardson is likely their target. San Francisco’s roster is already one of the deepest in the league, so it would make plenty of sense for them to look to turn some of their...
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