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The 2012 NFL season has not even kicked off yet, but the injuries are starting to pile up for several fantasy football players. While most of these injuries are not season-ending, as far as fantasy football is concerned people do need to take them into consideration if they are still preparing for a draft. Here’s a look at some advice for a few of the top players in the league with injury issues Trent Richardson The Cleveland Browns, and fantasy owners for that matter, are already expecting big things from the rookie. Knee injuries have slowed him down a bit though, and there is a chance he sees limited action in the first few weeks of the season. His draft stock should not drop too much, because the knee issues are something he has dealt with well in the past. Adrian Peterson Technically, he is not currently injured. At the same time, no preseason games means that Peterson is probably not at full strength just yet. When healthy, Peterson is one of the best fantasy football run...

You Can’t Underestimate the Importance of Trent Richardson

I’ve said before that I think Browns fans have already taken Trent Richardson for granted. In a lot of ways, even without seeing anything from him other than some training camp time, Browns fans have just plugged him in for somewhere around Peyton Hillis numbers pre-Madden. Really, what else should fans do with a guy drafted number three overall? Even with all that Browns fans...

Robert Griffin the 3rd beats Trent Richardson in HORSE, RG3 does windmill dunk (Video)

The fine folks at Gatorade have bestowed this classic video to the world of Browns rookie running back Trent Richardson and Washington Redskins quarter Robert Griffin the 3rd playing HORSE. As you would figure Griffin's athletic ability got the best of Richardson and he pulled out the victory. After the game ended, Griffin decided to punctuate his victory with a windmill...

Brandon Weeden Talks About Trent Richardson; His First NFL Game

Brandon Weeden will become the first rookie QB to ever start a season opener for the Browns. Yesterday, he spoke about having Trent Richardson in the line-up, his coaches and first opponent- “(On handing the ball to Trent Richardson)- “It will be a good play. It will be one of the better plays we have in the playbook. He’s one of those guys when he’s back there, it’s just...

RG3 beats Trent Richardson in game of HORSE (Video)

Gatorade recently arranged for Washington Redskins rookie Robert Griffin III and Cleveland Browns rookie Trent Richardson to play each other in a game of HORSE. RG3 won the game and celebrated his win with a windmill dunk. Video via Vimeo. H/T OTB. Visit us at Follow @HoldoutSports

Trent Richardson expected to start Sunday

According to Scott Petrak of the Elyria Chronicle-Telegram, Cleveland Browns head coach Pat Shurmur told the media that running back Trent Richardson will play on Sunday barring any setbacks. #Browns Shurmur said RB Richardson has experienced no setbacks in return. Expected to play Sunday in opener. — Scott Petrak (@ScottPetrak) September 6, 2012 Even with Richardson starting...

Trent Richardson Expected To Play

According to team beat writer Scott Petrak, Browns running back Trent Richardson (knee) is expected to play this Sunday, Browns coach Pat Shurmur said.Fantasy Spin:Richardson hasn't had any setbacks or swelling. Expect him to get 15 touches Sunday and do enough with those touches to be a solid No. 2 RB option.

​Trent Richarson participated in Wednesday’s practice

According to Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon Journal, Cleveland Browns running back Trent Richardson participated in Wednesday’s practice. #Browns RB Trent Richardson practicing again. — Nate Ulrich (@NateUlrichABJ) September 5, 2012 With Richardson practicing today, I believe there’s a good chance he’ll at least get a few carries in Sunday’s opener.  There’s no way...

RG3 and Trent Richardson meet for a game of H-O-R-S-E

Robert Griffin III and Trent Richardson are candidates for NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year. They will meet on the field December 16 when the Washington Redskins visit the Cleveland Browns. They met for a friendly preseason game of H-O-R-S-E during the NFL Combine.My friends at Gatorade sent me the video for you to enjoy.  Trent Richardson and RGIII play H.O.R.S.E from...

15 reasons the Browns will win and 15 reasons they will lose

Cleveland Browns fans are tired of waiting and hoping for someday. The Browns had the fourth youngest team in the NFL last year; and they are going to be even younger in 2012. Fifteen rookies including QB Brandon Weeden and RB Trent Richardson made the team to go along with 11 second-year players and seven players entering their third year. That means that 62% (33 players) of...

Browns Player Quotes

Rookies, QB Brandon Weeden and RB Trent Richardson figure heavily into the future of the Cleveland Browns. Step-one begins Sunday against the Philadelphia Eagles.

WFNY Podcast – 2012-09-05 – Browns and “Fan Mail”

This week was again Rick and Craig mostly talking about the Browns. Again, despite my monitoring, Rick seemed a bit low in the mix. It is totally listenable, but we’ll keep working on making it better. Alex Smith is a captain for week one Trent Richardson is really important (duh!) Critical emails and how we deal with them The unwatchable (and mostly unwatched) Indians Plus some...
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