Category: Trent Richardson

Trent Richardson Says He Won’t Change His Style to Indulge New Helmet Rule, Might Take “A Lot of Penalties”

Friday, March 22nd, 2013

The NFL adopted a new rule this week which will penalize ball carriers for initiating contact with the crown of their helmets in the open field. The reaction has been strong, and now Browns running back Trent Richardson is trying to take the blame because of this hit on Kurt ...

Trent Richardson Thinks Nick Saban Would Be an “Excellent” NFL Coach but Doubts He’d Return

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012

Trent Richardson is focused on life with the suddenly red-hot Cleveland Browns right now in the NFL, but he still reveres his coach at Alabama, Nick Saban. Richardson thinks Saban is a "living legend" and can succeed at any level, but he doubts he'll have to face Saban in the ...

Trent Richardson: “I want to be one of the best running backs when it comes to the end of the season”

Friday, July 6th, 2012

During the NFL Draft, the Browns realized after missing out on a trade for Robert Griffin III about a month earlier, that they couldn’t afford to miss out on Alabama running back Trent Richardson. So Cleveland sacrificed a few picks to move up just one spot in a swap with ...

Outsports Owner Cyd Zeigler Says “Fear of the Unknown” Keeps Active Pro Athletes from Coming Out as Gay

Friday, May 25th, 2012

Sexuality and sports commentator and author Cyd Zeigler, who owns and operates OutSports.com, a website targeted toward gay sports fans and athletes, attended the NFLPA Rookie Premiere event in Los Angeles last week and asked a dozen incoming rookies/former NFL stars about homosexuality and professional sports. The resulting conversations would ...

Cleveland May Have Found Its New Starting Quarterback in Brandon Weeden

Monday, April 30th, 2012

Whenever a team picks a quarterback in the first round of the NFL Draft, it's not good news for any incumbent quarterback on that team. That means bad news for Colt McCoy, who saw his Browns draft Brandon Weeden with the 22nd overall pick on Thursday. Since then, there have ...

Trent Richardson Promises He’ll Be a Name to Remember “In All of NFL Football”

Friday, April 27th, 2012

It didn't take long for trades to become a huge part of the NFL Draft on Thursday night. Everyone knew that Indianapolis would take Andrew Luck with the No. 1 overall pick and Washington was set to take Robert Griffin III second. After that, it became a bit of a ...

Nick Saban Talks up his Five Potential First-Round Picks, Rips Pre-Draft Hearsay: “I Don’t Know How Anybody Drafts Anybody”

Tuesday, April 24th, 2012

The BCS national champion Alabama Crimson Tide might as well take full custody of the first round of the 2012 NFL draft. As many as five members of Nick Saban's squad could be taken in Round 1 Thursday night at Radio City Music Hall. And if all five of the ...

Alabama Vs. LSU: Trent Richardson’s Heisman Trophy Chances Hinge on Showcase Performance Against Nasty Tiger Defense

Thursday, November 3rd, 2011

I bet you had no idea that the Alabama and LSU were squaring off this weekend in a battle of No. 1 vs. No. 2. Oh wait, if you consume any amount of sports media, you definitely are aware of the showcase SEC matchup set to unfold in Tuscaloosa this ...

Trent Richardson Runs His Way Into the Thick of the Heisman Trophy Race

Thursday, October 20th, 2011

This past week was seemingly all about high-profile running backs taking big hits to their Heisman Trophy chances. Both Oregon's LaMichael James and South Carolina's Marcus Lattimore have seen injuries set them back or eliminate them from the race. However, one running back used a big week to ensure that ...