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Trent Richardson

Indianapolis Colts
Running Back

Ht: 5.8 | Wt: 225

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YearTmGRushRush YdsRush AvgRush TDRush 2ptRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDRec 2ptTchsTot YdsFum Lost
2012CLE152679503.56110513677.201031813170
2013CLE2311053.39007517.2900381560
2013IND141574582.9230282659.46101857231
Average:152504350292288101807320
Total:455151331408668382054121961

Colts | Indy RBs to split the load

Fri, 12 Sep 2014 06:06:49 -0700

Indianapolis Colts RBs Trent Richardson and Ahmad Bradshaw are expected to split carries in Week 2. Richardson rushed only six times for 20 yards in Week 1 because the team fell behind early. However, in his limited work, he showed improved vision and decisiveness.

Fantasy Tip: Richardson ($4,200; 8.4% of your cap) is a decent flex option on FantasyScore. Bradshaw ($5,300; 10.6%) may be a little pricey given his injury history and timeshare at the position.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Indianapolis Star - Stephen Holder

Colts | Trent Richardson off to slow start

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 19:31:25 -0700

Indianapolis Colts RB Trent Richardson is off to a slow start in training camp and the preseason, posting just 34 yards in 14 attempts. At 2.4 yards per carry, that's even less than the 2.9 yards per carry he averaged in his disappointing 2014. "Trent, he needs to answer the bell and do his job to the best of his ability," general manager Ryan Grigson said Wednesday, Aug. 20.

Fantasy Tip: Richardson has gone from an early-round fantasy option to a mid- to late-round pick with fantasy owners crossing their fingers under the table.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Mike Wells

Colts | Edgerrin James mentoring Trent Richardson

Sat, 09 Aug 2014 20:25:55 -0700

Indianapolis Colts RB Trent Richardson had retired RB Edgerrin James watching him in practice Saturday, Aug. 9. "It was a blessing, man," Richardson said. "Just to watch practice, he said he's going to do a lot more with me, going to be hands-on."

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Colts.com - Steve Andress

Colts | Trent Richardson practicing

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:35:15 -0700

Indianapolis Colts RB Trent Richardson (undisclosed) is participating in practice Wednesday, July 30.

Fantasy Tip: The team could take their time with Richardson and limit what he does during practice for the next few days. Richardson probably is the leading candidate for the starting running back job and should be considered a risky No. 2 running back.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Mike Wells

Colts | Ahmad Bradshaw looking good

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:13:03 -0700

Indianapolis Colts RB Ahmad Bradshaw has been consistent so far in camp, and he's not showing any limitations with his neck, which caused him to miss the final 13 games of last season. "He looks fantastic," head coach Chuck Pagano said. "He has found the groove to make it. We know how tough Ahmad is. We know how he's wired, so I'm not going to be pulling back on the reins. He's one of those guys we have to protect them from themselves. It will take care of itself. He's not one of those guys that will think about what he went through."

Fantasy Tip: Bradshaw is an interesting fantasy option. He's extremely risky because of his health, but if he enters the season fully healthy and Trent Richardson continues to be bothered by injuries or poor performance, Bradshaw could easily usurp him as the top back for the Colts. Bradshaw's stock is slowly rising right now.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Mike Wells

Colts | Trent Richardson sits again

Sat, 26 Jul 2014 22:02:03 -0700

Indianapolis Colts RB Trent Richardson (undisclosed) did not participate in practice Saturday, July 26, because of a soft tissue issue, according to head coach Chuck Pagano. Pagano said the team is being careful with Richardson and want him to be 100 percent before he returns to the field.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Mike Wells

Colts | Vick Ballard tears Achilles'

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:08:49 -0700

Indianapolis Colts RB Vick Ballard (Achilles') suffered a torn Achilles' tendon during practice Friday, July 25.

Fantasy Tip: Ballard likely will miss the entire season because of the injury. Trent Richardson and Ahmad Bradshaw probably will get a majority of the reps at the position unless the team adds another back. Richardson should be considered a starting running back in all fantasy leagues, while Bradshaw probably would be a later-round pick that could be a No. 4 or 5 running back on a team.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN - Chris Mortensen

Colts | Trent Richardson being held out as a precaution

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:30:10 -0700

Updating a previous report, Indianapolis Colts RB Trent Richardson (knee) is being held out of practice Friday, July 25, as a precaution. It is believed the issue is knee related.

Fantasy Tip: This is obviously something to monitor as we get into training camp, although it does not sound like there is anything to be concerned with at this point.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Indianapolis Star - Stephen Holder

Colts | Trent Richardson not practicing

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:54:11 -0700

Indianapolis Colts RB Trent Richardson (undisclosed) is not participating in practice Friday, July 25.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Indianapolis Star - Stephen Holder

Colts | Continuity could help Trent Richardson

Mon, 14 Jul 2014 18:53:50 -0700

Indianapolis Colts RB Trent Richardson should improve on his 2.9 yards per carry average in 2014, according to Kevin Bowen of Colts.com. Bowen believes Richardson will benefit from playing in the same offensive system for the second year in a row for the first time in his NFL career.

Fantasy Tip: Richardson will get the first shot at starting this season and has some upside, but with his poor play last season and Ahmad Bradshaw and Vick Ballard waiting to steal carries, he should be viewed as a low-end RB2.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Colts.com - Kevin Bowen

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