Jordan Richards

Jordan Richards is a safety for the New England Patriots. He was drafted by the New England Patrios in the 2nd round, 64th overall of the 2015 NFL Draft. He played in 14 regular-season games his rookie season with two starts and registered 17 tackles, two passes defesned, one forced fumble and two special teams tackles. He played mostly on special teams and in nickel and dime sequences on defense. He played college football at Stanford, where he was a team captain and two-time first team All-PAC 12. Richards played in 54 games with 44 starts over his career and registered 247 tackles, one sack, nine interceptions with one returned for a touchdown, 24 passes defensed and five forced fumbles. He was born in Sacramento, California and is the son of Terrence and Sharon Richards. His father, Terrence, is a native of Natick and played as a defensive lineman at Tufts from 1975 to 1979. Jordan has one sister, Ashley.

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