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Jordan Richards

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Height: 
5-11

Weight:

210

Age

24
Stanford
2 Years Pro

2016 Season

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Jordan Richards was drafted by the New England Patriots in the second round (64th overall) of the 2015 NFL Draft.

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CAREER TRANSACTIONS

Jordan Richards was drafted by the New England Patriots in the second round (64th overall) of the 2015 NFL Draft.

SEASONAL REVIEWS

2016 (11/0)

  • Saw action on special teams and limited time on defense in the season-opening night win at Arizona (9/11).
  • Played on special teams and in a limited role on defense in the win vs. Miami (9/18). 
  • Recorded one special teams fumble recovery in the win vs. Houston (9/22). 
  • Saw action on special teams vs. Buffalo (10/2). 
  • Recorded one special teams tackle in the win at Cleveland (10/9). 
  • Played on special teams vs. Cincinnati (10/16). 
  • Was inactive at Pittsburgh (10/23). 
  • Played on special teams and in a limited role on defense in the win at Buffalo (10/30)
  • Saw action on special teams vs. Seattle (11/13). 
  • Contributed on special teams in the win at San Francisco (11/20).
  • Contributed on one special teams tackle in the win at N.Y. Jets (11/27).
  • Was inactive due to injury in the win vs. Los Angeles (12/4), in the win vs. Baltimore (12/12) and in the win at Denver (12/18).
  • Returned to action in the win vs. N.Y. Jets (12/24) and saw action on special teams in addition to limited action on defense. 
  • Was inactive in the win at Miami (1/1).

2015 (14/2, 2/0)

  • Played in 14 regular-season games with two starts and registered 17 tackles, two passes defensed, one forced fumble and two special teams tackles.
  • Played mostly on special teams and in nickel and dime situations on defense.
  • Appeared in both playoff contests as a reserve but did not accrue any statistics.
  • Was a healthy scratch at Denver (11/29) and vs. Philadelphia (12/6).
  • Made his debut on defense, playing safety and recording two tackles in the win vs. Jacksonville (9/27). 
  • Made his first NFL start at defensive back in nickel defense and posted two tackles, one pass defensed and one special teams stop in the win vs. Tennessee (12/20).
  • Started at safety in base defense with safety Patrick Chung inactive due to injury and had a season-high seven tackles at N.Y. Jets (12/27).​

COLLEGE

  • Played in 54 games with 44 starts over his career and registered 247 tackles, one sack, nine interceptions with one returned for a touchdown, 24 passes defensed and five forced fumbles.
  • Was an All-Pac-12 first team selection twice and an All-Pac-12 All-Academic first team selection over his final three seasons.

EXTRA POINTS

  • Jordan's father, Terry, is a native of Natick, Mass., and played football at Tufts from 1975 - 1979.

PERSONAL

  • Was born in Sacramento, Calif.
  • Father, Terrence, is a native of Natick and played football as a defensive lineman at Tufts from 1975-79.
  • Has one sister, Ashley.
  • Was the Delta River League All-Purpose MVP and first team all-league defense as a senior after compiling 56 rushes for 563 yards and six touchdowns rushing and 69 receptions for 1,068 yards and 11 touchdowns receiving on offense and 61 tackles and two interceptions on defense.
  • Helped the team to CIF Division II state, Sac-Joaquin Section and Delta River League titles.
  • Earned three varsity letters and also lettered in basketball.
  • Majored in public policy at Stanford.

Stats

Career Stats

gamesdefense
seasonteamggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
2016NE1103120-0-----01
2015NE142201640-2-----1-
TOTAL231760020---011

Recent Games

defense
wkopresulttotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
17@MIAW 35-140------------
16NYJW 41-30------------
15@DENW 16-30------------
14BALW 30-230------------
13LAW 26-100------------
12@NYJW 22-171010-0-----0-
11@SFW 30-170------------
10SEAL 24-310------------
8@BUFW 41-250------------
7@PITW 27-160------------
6CINW 35-171010-0-----0-
5@CLEW 33-131100-0-----0-
4BUFL 0-160------------
3HOUW 27-00-----------1
2MIAW 31-240------------
1@ARIW 23-210------------

defensive

yearteamgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
2016NE113120-0-----
2015NE14201640-2-----
TOTAL 2523176002000-0

fumbles

yearteamgfumlostffown fropp frown ydsopp ydstdoobsftytb
2016NE11----1-0----
2015NE14-----------
TOTAL 2500-01000000

preseason

gamestacklesinterceptionsfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
108/11/2016NOW 22-34103030-0-----0-
208/18/2016CHIW 22-23102110-0-----0-
308/26/2016@CARW 19-17103300-0-----0-
409/01/2016@NYGL 9-17104310-110-000-
TOTAL 4012750-110-000-

regular season

gamestacklesinterceptionsfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
109/11/2016@ARIW 23-21100------------
209/18/2016MIAW 24-31100------------
309/22/2016HOUW 0-27100-----------1
410/02/2016BUFL 16-0100------------
510/09/2016@CLEW 33-13101100-0-----0-
610/16/2016CINW 17-35101010-0-----0-
710/23/2016@PITW 27-16000------------
810/30/2016@BUFW 41-25100------------
1011/13/2016SEAL 31-24100------------
1111/20/2016@SFW 30-17100------------
1211/27/2016@NYJW 22-17101010-0-----0-
1312/04/2016LAW 10-26000------------
1412/12/2016BALW 23-30000------------
1512/18/2016@DENW 16-3000------------
1612/24/2016NYJW 3-41100------------
1701/01/2017@MIAW 35-14000------------
TOTAL 1103120-0-----01

defensive splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Arizona Cardinals10----------
Baltimore Ravens00----------
Buffalo Bills20----------
Cincinnati Bengals11010-0-----
Cleveland Browns11100-0-----
Denver Broncos00----------
Houston Texans10----------
Los Angeles Rams00----------
Miami Dolphins10----------
New York Jets21010-0-----
Pittsburgh Steelers00----------
San Francisco 49ers10----------
Seattle Seahawks10----------

defensive splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Outside Own Division62110-0-----
vs AFC Teams83120-0-----
vs NFC Teams30----------
vs Own Division51010-0-----

defensive splits - split by MONTH

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
December10----------
January00----------
November31010-0-----
October42110-0-----
September30----------

defensive splits - split by STADIUM

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
FirstEnergy Stadium11100-0-----
Gillette Stadium61010-0-----
Hard Rock Stadium00----------
Heinz Field00----------
Levi's Stadium10----------
MetLife Stadium11010-0-----
New Era Field10----------
Sports Authority Field at Mile High00----------
University of Phoenix Stadium10----------

defensive splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Losses20----------
Wins93120-0-----

defensive splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Mondays00----------
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)20----------
Sundays93120-0-----

fumbles splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Arizona Cardinals1------
Baltimore Ravens0------
Buffalo Bills2------
Cincinnati Bengals1------
Cleveland Browns1------
Denver Broncos0------
Houston Texans1----1-
Los Angeles Rams0------
Miami Dolphins1------
New York Jets2------
Pittsburgh Steelers0------
San Francisco 49ers1------
Seattle Seahawks1------

fumbles splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Outside Own Division6----1-
vs AFC Teams8----1-
vs NFC Teams3------
vs Own Division5------

fumbles splits - split by MONTH

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
December1------
January0------
November3------
October4------
September3----1-

fumbles splits - split by STADIUM

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
FirstEnergy Stadium1------
Gillette Stadium6----1-
Hard Rock Stadium0------
Heinz Field0------
Levi's Stadium1------
MetLife Stadium1------
New Era Field1------
Sports Authority Field at Mile High0------
University of Phoenix Stadium1------

fumbles splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Losses2------
Wins9----1-

fumbles splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Mondays0------
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)2----1-
Sundays9------

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Grass31100-0-----
Turf82020-0-----

Defense splits - HOME/AWAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Home Games61010-0-----
Road Games52110-0-----

Defense splits - POINT SITUATIONAL

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Ahead2110-0-----
Ahead by 9-16 Points0----------
Tied1010-0-----

Defense splits - HALF

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Half1010-0-----
2nd Half2110-0-----
Last Two Minutes of Half1010-0-----

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE POSITION

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Own 1-20 - by Yard Line1010-0-----
Own 21-50 - by Yard Line2110-0-----

Defense splits - QUARTERS

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Quarter1010-0-----
3rd Quarter1100-0-----
4th Quarter1010-0-----

Defense splits - MARGIN

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Margin 0-741010-0-----
Margin 15+62110-0-----
Margin 8-1410----------