Former Missouri Tigers defensive linemen Sheldon Richardson was named the NFL Defensive Rookie of the year. Richardson started every game for the New York Jets this year and finished with 3.5 sacks and 77 tackles, the third-most in the league among defensive linemen. Per NLF.com Twitter:
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NFL @nfl
Congratulations to Sheldon Richardson! 2013 Defensive Rookie of the Year! #NFLHonors pic.twitter.com/4GYjElYmgH
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Originally published on SECRant.com

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Sheldon Richardson ... had to go to the NFL to pad his stats. Probably felt like he was a man playing amongst boys after the abuse he took his last year at Mizzou, his first in the SEC.
Reply46 months
Awesome, Congratulations to Sheldon(Mizzou) and Eddie Lacy (Alabama) for both being R.O.Y. for each side of the ball!!! 2 for the S.E.C.!!?
Reply46 months
Two in a row for mizzou
Reply46 months
Finally playing old man football.
Reply46 months
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