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Will Richardson: Suspension lifted
Richardson had his three-game suspension lifted by the NFL on Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of KPRC 2 Houston reports.
Richardson is now available to play again after serving out his suspension over the the first three weeks of the season. The offensive lineman was released by the Jaguars in August and may have to settle for a practice squad role for the time being.... See More ... See Less
Will Richardson: Receives three-game ban
Richardson received a three-game suspension Wednesday, John Shipley of SI.com reports.
Though the cause of the suspension has yet to be released, Richardson will now be ineligible to play until Week 4 of the 2023 season. The 27-year-old has been a free agent since getting released last August by Jacksonville, with whom he played 44 games (five starts) during his four-year tenure.... See More ... See Less
Will Richardson: Cut loose Wednesday
The Jaguars released Richardson (ankle) on Wednesday.
Richardson picked up an ankle injury during Jacksonville's preseason opener Aug. 12 before sitting out the team's two following exhibitions. The 26-year-old offensive lineman, who played 13 games with two starts for the Jaguars last year, will likely look to land a reserve role elsewhere when healthy this regular season.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Will Richardson: Injures ankle
Richardson (ankle) was helped off the field with an ankle injury during the Jaguars' 24-13 loss to the Browns on Friday, John Shipley of SI.com reports.
Richardson's first preseason game was already one to forget prior to the injury, as the left tackle gave up a pair of sacks before suffering the ankle injury. With Cam Robinson entrenched as the starting left tackle and the duo of Jawaan Taylor and Walker Little fighting for the starting right tackle position, the loser of the Taylor-Little battle may slot in as the swing tackle, which could leave Richardson as the odd man out after a rough first preseason outing.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Will Richardson: Re-signs with Jags
Richardson (finger) is re-signing with Jacksonville on a one-year, $2 million contract, Jeremy Fowler of ESPN.com reports.
Richardson will reprise a key depth role for the Jaguars, based on his ability to step up as either a tackle or guard. A finger injury caused Richardson to miss the final three games of the 2021 season.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Will Richardson: Activated off COVID-19 list
Richardson (finger) was activated off the reserve/COVID-19 list Tuesday, but he remains on injured reserve, per the NFL's transaction log.
Richardson missed the final three weeks of the season after suffering a finger injury during Week 16. He's set to be an unrestricted free agent this offseason, but it's unclear if he will draw any interest around the league.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Will Richardson: Lands on COVID list
Richardson (finger) was shifted from IR to the reserve/COVID-19 list Thursday.
Richardson suffered the injury against the Jets in Week 16 and was placed on IR last Thursday. With his season already over, the move to the COVID list does not impact Richardson's availability for Sunday against the Colts.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Will Richardson: Season over due to finger injury
Richardson (finger) was placed on injured reserve Thursday.
Richardson's season will come to an end as a result of this injury. As a silver lining, the highlight of his season came in Richardson's final appearance of 2021, as he recovered a Trevor Lawrence fumble in the end zone for a touchdown in the 26-21 Week 16 loss to the Jets.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Will Richardson: Moving to tackle full time
Richardson is expected to compete full time at left tackle going forward, John Reid of The Florida Times-Union reports.
This means Richardson will presumably be Cam Robinson's full-time backup. The 24-year-old went into the 2019 season primarily as a guard, but ended up filling in across the line. He will now focus primarily on protecting Gardner Minshew's blindside if called upon.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Will Richardson: Pushed into spot start
Richardson will start at left tackle Sunday against the Chiefs, Phillip Heilman of The Athletic reports.
Cam Robinson (knee) picked up a knee injury and is listed as doubtful while Cedric Ogbuehi (hamstring) was ruled out for the season opener. Richardson pushed A.J. Cann for the starting job at right guard throughout the preseason, but the injuries will instead provide him the chance to play left tackle.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Will Richardson: Competing for starting job
Richardson is pushing A.J. Cann for the starting spot at right guard, Phillip Heilman of The Athletic reports.
Richardson received the start in Thursday's preseason contest with the rest of the first-team offensive line, playing 28 offensive snaps and committing two false starts. The 23-year-old saw his rookie season come to an end in mid-October due to a knee injury, but he appears to be coming on strong in Year Two.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Will Richardson: Placed on IR
Richardson (knee) was placed on injured reserve Saturday, Tom Pelissero of NFL.com reports.
Richardson's knee injury is seemingly serious enough to have the backup placed on injured reserve. The transaction makes room on the Jaguars' roster for running back Carlos Hyde, who the team traded for Friday.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Will Richardson: Questionable for Week 7
Richardson (knee) is questionable for Sunday's game against the Texans.
Richardson was a surprise addition to Jacksonville's injury report Thursday, and did not practice Friday. Expect an update on the backup right tackle's health if he does not play Week 7.... See More ... See Less
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