Sheldon Alan Richardson better known as Sheldon Richardson is one of the most prominent players in National Football League, NFL who plays as a defensive end for the Seattle Seahawks. He was drafted by the New York Jets in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft. The 27 years old player was awarded the NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year in 2013.
Sheldon Richardson was born as Sheldon Alan Richardson on 29 November 1990, to American parents, Zelda Richardson and Michael Richardson.He was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri the United States along with his brother Shaun Richardson.
He is an American by his nationality. There is no exact info about his ethnicity but there are higher chances of him being black. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius. He attended Gateway Institute of Technology High School and graduated from the University of Missouri.
On July 25, 2013, Sheldon Richardson agreed to a four-year $10.05 million contract with New York Jets and made his debut the following month. He was ranked as the second-best defensive tackle in the draft by NFL analyst Mike Mayock. In the month of Nov, he managed to win the NFL Rookie of the Month. His career awards and highlights are worth to watch for upcoming players.
Richardson was fined $8,268 for his role in an end zone fracas during Week 2 against the Green Bay Packers on 20 September 2014. Richardson was traded to the Seattle Seahawks on 1 September 2017 and made his Seattle Seahawks debut in their season-opening 9-17 loss to the Green Bay Packers where he recorded four solo tackles. He still plays for the club. He is a good friend of his fellow NFL mate Ryan Shazier.
Taking a look at hist his personal bio and love affairs, he has countless fans from around the world. His fans want to know about his private life. Sheldon Richardson is having a longterm relationship with his partner, Sydnie Green. His girlfriend Sydnie is a student of the University of Houston and is a professional soccer player.
The pair began dating since 2013 and are still together. Though the couple aren't yet married, they have a daughter together named Riely Rose Richardson born on 28 July 2016. He has been part of many controversies throughout his professional and personal life. On July 14, 2015, police in St. Charles caught him in charge of traffic violations.
This astonishing player of football is earning a praiseworthy salary throughout his carer which has boosted his net worth. As of 2018, he is currently receiving an annual average salary of $5.4 million from his present club. Sheldon Richardson has an estimated net worth of $8 million, $12 million less compared to fellow NFL professional Tim Lincecum including all of his properties and incomes. He has a huge number of fan following on social networking sites. Interesting facts and info about his life and bio can be taken from Wiki.