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BEREA -- There was a Trent Richardson sighting at Browns practice on Saturday.
Richardson spent the 75-minute workout riding a bike, which is more than he's been seen doing since he had arthroscopic knee surgery Aug. 9.
Coach Pat Shurmur gave his usual sketchy rundown on Richardson's status and whether he'll be available for the season opener against the Eagles.
"I'm very optimistic based on what I've seen behind the scenes," Shurmur said.
At one point, Shurmur said "he will" when asked if Richardson would play, then later amended that to say Richardson will play play if he can play.
"He's done a lot behind the scenes," Shurmur said. "Hopefully he'll be out here soon."
--Prediction based on nothing more than observation: Richardson will get very few carries if he plays at all.
--GM Tom Heckert addressed how much it would affect Richardson to play after not practicing since the first week of August. "Ther...
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Browns rookie running back Trent Richardson is practicing for the first time since undergoing knee surgery on Aug. 9, raising the likelihood he will play in Sunday's season opener against Philadelphia. Richardson had a sleeve on his left knee Monday as the Browns continued preparing for the Eagles.
Richardson, the No. 3 overall pick in April's draft, had not been on the field...
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There is no such thing as minor knee surgery, so when the Browns said Trent Richardson would be back Week 1 I didn’t believe them.
We will see.
Sidelined and hidden from public view for nearly a month, Browns rookie running back Trent Richardson might play in Cleveland’s season opener.
Richardson, who underwent knee surgery Aug. 9, rode a stationary bike before Saturday’s...
Browns rookie running back Trent Richardson is practicing for the first time since undergoing knee surgery on Aug. 9, raising the likelihood he will play in Sunday's season opener against Philadelphia.
Richardson had a sleeve on his left knee Monday as the Browns continued preparing for the Eagles. Richardson, the No. 3 overall pick in April's draft, had not been on the...
Trent Richardson practiced for the first time since having his knee scoped, leaving the Browns (and Richardson’s fantasy owners) with hope that the rookie tailback will suit up this Sunday against the Eagles.
Philadelphia ranked in the bottom half of the NFL last season against the run, and while football purists are skeptical about the potential success of a rookie running back...
According to ESPN Cleveland, the Browns are not ruling out running back Trent Richardson (knee) for the season opener, even though he has yet to practice.Fantasy Spin:Richardson was back on the practice field Saturday, riding a stationary bike. Browns coach Pat Shurmur said, "If (Richardson) plays, he will be ready to go and play the whole game." That should help fantasy...
Rookie running back Trent Richardson was on the practice field Monday morning when the Cleveland Browns began their final week of preparation for the season opener. There was no word on Richardson’s availability for Sunday’s game against the Philadelphia Eagles. The team’s first-round draft pick has not practiced since he underwent arthroscopic knee surgery Aug. 9. The...
Browns Trent Richardson (knee) is back at practice on Monday, according to Tony Grossi.Fantasy Spin:This would be his first action since having his knee scoped. The true test of the knee is whether he can come back at the Browns' next practice. He's still questionable for the season opener with Philadelphia, but he's certainly headed in the right direction. Expect a limited...
Browns rookie running back Trent Richardson was not on the field for the early portion of practice.
Richardson, who missed the entire preseason after undergoing knee surgery, was absent as the team continued preparation for Sunday's game against the New York Giants. A team spokesman said he did not know why Richardson was missing during the 15 minutes of practice open to the...
With Sept. 9 rapidly approaching, the Browns are optimistic rookie running back and first-round pick Trent Richardson will be ready to play.
According to Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain-Dealer, rookie running back Trent Richardson is close to getting back on the practice field after undergoing arthroscopic knee surgery just a few weeks ago.
Shurmur said Richardson is very close to practicing.
— Mary Kay Cabot (@MaryKayCabot) September 1, 2012
It looks like the Browns are still holding out hope that Richardson...
Cleveland Browns rookie running back Trent Richardson was back at practice on Tuesday after undergoing a knee scope just a few weeks ago.
“Richardson returned to the practice field today less than a month after a scope on his left knee and got some work with the first-team offense in preparation for Sunday’s opener against the Eagles,” wrote Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland...
Trent Richardson is expected to play the whole game if he’s cleared for Week 1.
Richardson was back at practice Saturday riding a bike on the sidelines. While this is good news for owners and he appears to be in line to play next week, keep in mind he likely won’t see a heavy workload. If you own him you’re obviously going to start him, just temper any lofty expectations....