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Packers S Sean Richardson Out For Year With Serious Neck Injury, Career In Jeopardy

Tom Silverstein of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports that Packers S Sean Richardson has a herniated disk in his neck for the second time in his career and is out for the season. Silverstein adds that Richardson’s neck injury could actually bring his NFL career to an end, given that he sustained a similar injury back in 2012 that required fusion surgery of the C-5 and C...
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October 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Packers Most Overpaid Player

It’s not a big deal since the Packers are still nearly $16 million under the salary cap, but it’s clear a month into training camp that fourth-year safety Sean Richardson is the most overpaid player on the team. The former Vanderbilt star will make more money in 2015 than all but a dozen players on the entire roster. This, despite the fact he’s been no better than the 9th or...
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August 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Safety Sean Richardson set for a bigger role on defense: 'Whenever my name and number is called, I'll be ready'

The Green Bay Packers matched the Raiders restricted free agent offer for safety Sean Richardson back in April and he will now carry the 14th-highest number cap number on the roster for 2015. The Packers felt strong enough to match the Raiders for Richardson, a 2012 UDFA, who hasn't started any games in his career and was depth for the team for the last three seasons. That...
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June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Packers Match Raiders Offer Sheet To RFA S Sean Richardson

Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the Packers have matched the Raiders’ offer sheet to restricted free agent S Sean Richardson. Oakland signed Richardson to a one-year, $2.55 million deal that breaks down to a $1 million base salary, $1.35 million signing bonus, and a $200,000 reporting bonus. Had the Packers not matched the Raiders’ offer, they wouldn’t received...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

ESPN: Packers could very well let the Raiders take Sean Richardson

The Oakland Raiders signed Green Bay Packers restricted free agent safety Sean Richardson to an offersheet on Tuesday. The Packers have until Monday to match that offer sheet or the Raiders will be able to take the backup safety without needing to provide any compensation (Richardson was tendered an original round designation and since he was undrafted, there is no compensation)...
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April 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Raiders hope they found a diamond in the rough with RFA Richardson

The Oakland Raiders signed Green Bay Packers restricted free agent safety Sean Richardson to an offersheet on Tuesday. The offer sheet is for one year and is worth $2.5 million. Richardson was a backup on Green Bay who played sparingly at both safety positions in 2014 but was a big factor on special teams where he lead the team in tackles. At 25 years old, Richardson is still pretty...
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April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Raiders Sign Packers RFA S Sean Richardson To An Offer Sheet

Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the Raiders have signed Packers restricted free agent S Sean Richardson to an offer sheet. The Packers can match the Raiders offer, but because they used a low-round tender on him, they wouldn’t receive any compensation if they choose to not match Oakland’s offer sheet. Richardson would have ... The post Raiders Sign Packers RFA S Sean Richardson...
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April 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Packers training camp report: July 31

  Date: Thursday, July 31, 2014 Practice Time: 8:20 a.m. (Total: 2 hours, 31 minutes) Movin' On Up: Safety Sean Richardson With Morgan Burnett sidelined with an ankle injury, Sean Richardson got more opportunities on the field and made the most of them. In what's already been a good training camp for Richardson, he made multiple plays that stood out. Early in practice, the offense...
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July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers Annual Checkup: Sean Richardson

  FOX Sports Wisconsin's Paul Imig gives an in-depth statistical analysis and film study of every Packers player in his annual offseason checkup. Check every weekday through mid-April for his latest report. Sean Richardson, safety Season stats: Seven games (174 snaps; 36.8 percent of snaps during games in which he was active), 15 tackles, one missed tackle, zero tackles for loss...
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March 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers activate S Sean Richardson, DT Jerel Worthy

The Packers made a couple of roster moves the day before hosting the rival Minnesota Vikings. Green Bay activated safety Sean Richardson and defensive tackle Jerel Worthy from the reservephysically unable to perform list and placed cornerbacks Casey Hayward and James Nixon on injured reserve. Worthy was Green Bay's second-round pick (No. 51 overall) in 2012 and had 25 tackles and...
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November 23, 2013  |  Discuss

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