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Jordan Richards

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Height: 
5-11

Weight:

210

Age

23
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 (7/0)

  • 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)

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
2016NE1003120-0-----01
2015NE142201640-2-----1-
TOTAL231760020---011

Recent Games

defense
wkopresulttotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
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
2016NE103120-0-----
2015NE14201640-2-----
TOTAL 2423176002000-0

fumbles

yearteamgfumlostffown fropp frown ydsopp ydstdoobsftytb
2016NE10----1-0----
2015NE14-----------
TOTAL 2400-01000000

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------------
TOTAL 1003120-0-----01

defensive splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Arizona Cardinals10----------
Buffalo Bills20----------
Cincinnati Bengals11010-0-----
Cleveland Browns11100-0-----
Houston Texans10----------
Miami Dolphins10----------
New York Jets11010-0-----
Pittsburgh Steelers00----------
San Francisco 49ers10----------
Seattle Seahawks10----------

defensive splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Outside Own Division62110-0-----
vs AFC Teams73120-0-----
vs NFC Teams30----------
vs Own Division41010-0-----

defensive splits - split by MONTH

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
November31010-0-----
October42110-0-----
September30----------

defensive splits - split by STADIUM

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
FirstEnergy Stadium11100-0-----
Gillette Stadium51010-0-----
Heinz Field00----------
Levi's Stadium10----------
MetLife Stadium11010-0-----
New Era Field10----------
University of Phoenix Stadium10----------

defensive splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Losses20----------
Wins83120-0-----

defensive splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)10----------
Sundays93120-0-----

fumbles splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Arizona Cardinals1------
Buffalo Bills2------
Cincinnati Bengals1------
Cleveland Browns1------
Houston Texans1----1-
Miami Dolphins1------
New York Jets1------
Pittsburgh Steelers0------
San Francisco 49ers1------
Seattle Seahawks1------

fumbles splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Outside Own Division6----1-
vs AFC Teams7----1-
vs NFC Teams3------
vs Own Division4------

fumbles splits - split by MONTH

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

fumbles splits - split by STADIUM

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
FirstEnergy Stadium1------
Gillette Stadium5----1-
Heinz Field0------
Levi's Stadium1------
MetLife Stadium1------
New Era Field1------
University of Phoenix Stadium1------

fumbles splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Losses2------
Wins8----1-

fumbles splits - split by WEEKDAY

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

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Grass31100-0-----
Turf72020-0-----

Defense splits - HOME/AWAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Home Games51010-0-----
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+52110-0-----
Margin 8-1410----------