13. Jets – DT Sheldon RichardsonPosted: April 25, 2013
Missouri Redshirt Junior
Measurables: 6’3″ 294 lbs 34 1/2″ arm strength
NFL Combine: 4.96 40-yard 30 bench reps
NFL Comparison: Tyson Alualu
Richardson has a high motor and is proficient in both the pass-rush and in run-stopping. He’s got protoypical size to play either end or undersized nose tackle, while offering a pass-rush that many tackles cannot.
Richardson is a dynamic lineman, but there are still Floyd and Lotulelei on the board.
The biggest question here is the following: why exactly do the Jets need a defensive lineman?