28-Year-Old Cornerback – Seattle Seahawks
2016 Fantasy Football Outlook
Sherman played in all 16 games for the fifth consecutive year, racking up 50 tackles, 14 passes defended, and two interceptions throughout the 2015 season. The 28-year-old shutdown corner is more valu...
Richard Sherman Contract Information:
Signed a four-year, $57.4 million contract extension with the Seahawks in May 2014. Deal includes $40 million in guaranteed money.
Head coach Pete Carroll relayed Wednesday that Sherman (ankle) is "ready" to play Thursday in San Francisco.
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Richard Sherman: Past News Updates ( ▲ View most recent update )
Exclusive Fantasy Analysis (FREE PREVIEW)Sherman was limited at Monday's practice, and while the downgrade would normally be cause for concern, there's been no other indication that his ankle injury is serious. He didn't miss any time in Sunday's loss to the Panthers.
Exclusive Fantasy Analysis (FREE PREVIEW)The Seahawks are terming the ailment irritation, meaning Sherman likely won't be sidelined for an extended period of time. Because he's a known entity, though, the team could exercise caution as long as it takes to rid himself of the concern.
Exclusive Fantasy Analysis (FREE PREVIEW)Sherman was anticipated to need Tommy John surgery to repair his injured left elbow; however, with his condition reportedly improving, there remains hope that he can avoid having such a procedure. Instead, Sherman will focus on rehab work and treatment to possibly bring his elbow back to health. While offseason surgery hasn't been completely ruled out, it appears the All Pro cornerback will avoid going under the knife for the time being.
Exclusive Fantasy Analysis (FREE PREVIEW)While Tommy John surgery can sideline a pitcher for over a calender year, coach Pete Carroll indicated that he believes Sherman will be ready for the beginning of the 2015 season. Sherman initially injured his arm in the NFC Championship Game against the Packers, but played through the Super Bowl despite the ailment.
RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks
Sherman will serve as the Seahawks top CB in 2013.