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Trent Richardson: The Unlikely NFL Bust

Trent Richardson has averaged just 3.3 yards per carry over his three-year career in the NFL. (Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)
Trent Richardson has averaged just 3.3 yards per carry over his three-year career in the NFL. (Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

The Oakland Raiders have released talented running back Trent Richardson—the third overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft. Given that Oakland was Richardson’s third team...




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