Originally posted on Razzball Football  |  Last updated 9/27/12
Trent Richardson entered like a Lion and came out a Liger in his first matchup against what is considered to be one of the most intimidating matchups for star Running Backs.  Some of you are going to tell me he didn’t do a great job because of his YPC.  Well I’m here to tell you he out-did Rice in that area 3.4 to 2.7.  And by the way, am I the only one who wants a YPC petting Zoo?  Is that too creepy to ask for?  People who are above 5 getting petted?  I’m sure some of you want to pet C.J. Spiller for other reasons but that is not the point.  In fact, I think I’ve forgotten the point.  Oh yes, Trent wasn’t necessarily impressive in the trenches this week but that is proof of being a good back: you find ways to get involved.  Though he scored a touchdown on his 14 carries for 47 yards, he also chipped in 4 receptions for 57.  I’m not gonna lay any math on ya, but that’s a good night for an RB2, let alone an RB1.  I originally had him in my top 20 on the year and I think it’s high ti
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