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Paul Richardson (American football)

Paul Richardson
Richarson in 2014 preseason.
No. 10     Seattle Seahawks
Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1992-04-13) April 13, 1992
Place of birth: Los Angeles, California
Height: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) Weight: 183 lb (83 kg)
Career information
High school: Gardena (CA) Junípero Serra
College: Colorado
NFL Draft: 2014 / Round: 2 / Pick: 45
Debuted in 2014 for the Seattle Seahawks
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
  • First-team All-Pac-12 (2013)
Career NFL statistics as of Week 13, 2014
Receptions 14
Receiving yards 102
Receiving TDs 0
Stats at NFL.com

Paul Richardson (born April 13, 1992) is an American football wide receiver for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League. He played college football at Colorado.

Early years

Richardson attended Junípero Serra High School in Gardena, California and Los Alamitos High School in Los Alamitos, California. During his career, he had 110 receptions for 1,948 yards and 28 touchdowns. He was a letterman in basketball and track. In track, he had careers bests of 10.62 in the 100 meters, 21.0 seconds in the 200 meters and 40.66 seconds in the 4 x 400 metres relay.

College career

Richardson originally attended UCLA, but was dismissed from the team before the season.[1] He then attended the University of Colorado Boulder. He played in all 12 games that year, recording 34 receptions for 514 yards and six touchdowns. As a sophomore in 2011 he played in nine games recording 39 receptions for 555 yards and five touchdowns. He missed four games due to injury. In April 2012 he tore his ACL which caused him to miss the season.[2] He returned as a starter in 2013. During the season he set the school record for receiving yards in a season of 1201 yards.[3] On December 2, 2013, Richardson announced his intent to declare for the 2014 NFL Draft.[4]

Professional career

Richardson was selected by the Seattle Seahawks as the 45th pick of the second round of the 2014 NFL Draft.[5]

References

  1. ^ UCLA freshmen dismissed after arrests
  2. ^ Paul Richardson out with injured knee
  3. ^ Paul Richardson sets receiving yardage mark
  4. ^ Colorado WR Paul Richardson will enter 2014 NFL Draft
  5. ^ Richardson Drafted by the Seattle Seahawks

External links

  • Colorado Buffaloes bio
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