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In three November contests, Richardson notched 23 tackles, including four for loss, a half sack and seven quarterback hurries. At Baltimore last Sunday, he registered a full sack (officially changed today from a half-sack shared with
Also this month, Richardson helped lead a Jets run defense that held opponents to 176 yards on 82 carries (2.1 avg.). On the season, he has tallied 72 tackles, including 10 for loss, three sacks, 22 quarterback hurries, one pass defensed and a forced fumble.
Sheldon is the first Jet to win a league Rookie of the Month honor since 2009, when
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