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How Sheldon Richardson Can Improve the Vikings Defense - And Vice Versa

How Sheldon Richardson Can Improve the Vikings Defense - And Vice Versa

Sheldon Richardson had a dominant season in 2014, after being drafted #13 overall the year before by the Jets - and being named the 2013 Defensive Rookie of the Year. But following that season, things didn’t go quite as planned for Richardson. While he still had productive seasons, he didn’t match his 2014 dominance that led him to the Pro Bowl. He started off 2015 with a 4 game suspension for violating the league substance abuse policy (marijuana), and ended up missing a total of 5 games that season, which was also his least productive. The Jets also started moving him around more...
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Sheldon Richardson thinks Vikings’ defense will bring out his best

Sheldon Richardson thinks Vikings’ defense will bring out his best

The Vikings were effusive in their praise of Sheldon Richardson when they signed the 27-year-old defensive tackle to a free-agent contract in March. General manager Rick Spielman went so far as to say “there’s no reason why he shouldn’t be in the Pro Bowl year in, year out.” Richardson is fine with such lofty expectations. […]

What to watch in Vikings OTAs: Kirk Cousins leads the list

In one sense, the Vikings team that will begin the most substantive phase of its offseason program on Tuesday is among the NFL’s most stable groups. Nearly every meaningful contributor returns from the league’s top-ranked defense, which added Pro Bowl defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson this offseason, and an offense that was 10th in the league a year ago should benefit from the addition of quarterback Kirk Cousins and the return of running back Dalvin Cook. It’s on the offensive side of the ball, though, where more work awaits the Vikings than would seem typical of a team that went...

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