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Richard Seymour

Richard Seymour - #92 - DT

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 6' 6"/ 317 lbs.
Birthday 10/06/1979
Birthplace Gadsden, SC
College Georgia
Years played 13
Drafted 2001, 1st round, 6th pick by Patriots

Recap of Friday's NFL fines

Posted Nov. 02, 2012 @ 7:04 p.m. ET
Giants DT Chris Canty was among those fined on Friday for actions taken in Week Eigh games.

Raiders' Seymour, Kelly not providing needed push

Posted Oct. 07, 2012 @ 3:11 p.m. ET
Richard Seymour and Tommy Kelly, who accounted for more than one-third of the Raiders’ sacks in 2011, have combined for one this season.

Report: Seymour, Huff restructure deals

Posted March 08, 2012 @ 10:12 a.m. ET
The Raiders restructured the contracts of DT Richard Seymour and S Michael Huff, according to Brian McIntyre of Football Outsiders.

Patriots could make run at Texans' Williams

Posted Feb. 12, 2012 @ 10:41 a.m. ET
Coming off a close loss in Super Bowl XLVI, the Patriots might shock people by being big players in the free-agent market.

Brady, Mathis and Seymour named AFC players of week

Posted Dec. 28, 2011 @ 2:25 p.m. ET
Patriots QB Tom Brady, Colts DE Robert Mathis and Raiders DT Richard Seymour are the AFC Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Week for Week 16.

Week 16 Players of the Week

Posted Dec. 27, 2011 @ 12:25 p.m. ET
This week, PFW selects Drew Brees, Jerod Mayo and Richard Seymour as its Players of the Week.

Bears-Raiders matchup of the day: Friday

Posted Nov. 25, 2011 @ 10:34 a.m. ET
The Bears could catch a break Sunday if DT Richard Seymour is limited by a knee injury.

Vikings-Raiders matchup of the day: Friday

Posted Nov. 18, 2011 @ 1:48 p.m. ET
Here's a key matchup to watch in Sunday's Vikings-Raiders game.

Seymour, line will be key for Raiders moving forward

Posted Oct. 10, 2011 @ 5:21 p.m. ET
The Raiders improved to 3-2 with an emotional win on Sunday. To continue those winning ways, they'll need standout play from their defensive line.

Ngata, Seymour among those fined Friday

Posted Oct. 07, 2011 @ 6:38 p.m. ET
Ravens NT Haloti Ngata and Raiders DT Richard Seymour were eached fined $15,000 for hits in Week Four games.

Patriots-Raiders matchup of the day: Tuesday

Posted Sept. 27, 2011 @ 5:49 p.m. ET
There will be a very entertaining and crucial battle to watch in the trenches between Patriots OLG Logan Mankins and Raiders DT Richard Seymour.

Seymour will be key to Raiders' chance vs. Patriots

Posted Sept. 26, 2011 @ 9:04 p.m. ET
Richard Seymour and the Patriots have a long history, but on Sunday, for the first time he will face the team that drafted him as an opponent.

Raiders will need to alter draft approach

Posted April 15, 2011 @ 4:31 p.m. ET
In past years, the Raiders have traded draft picks for players. That won't be an option this year, so the team's draft strategy will need to change.

Report: Raiders re-sign DL Seymour, to franchise TE Miller

Posted Feb. 16, 2011 @ 12:31 p.m. ET
DL Richard Seymour reportedly has agreed to a multiyear deal with the Raiders, which will allow the team to place the franchise tag on TE Zach Miller.

Raiders to franchise DT Seymour

Posted Feb. 11, 2011 @ 11:22 a.m. ET
The Raiders are expected to use the franchise tag on DT Richard Seymour, for whom they gave up their first-round draft choice this year.


Posted Dec. 30, 2012
Seymour is on injured reserve for Oakland.||||||| The seven-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle has not played since injuring his hamstring on Nov. 4.
Posted Nov. 08, 2012
Seymour is inactive for Sunday's game against the Panthers.||||||| The seven-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle has not played since injuring his hamstring on Nov. 4.
Posted Aug. 28, 2012
Seymour, coming off his seventh Pro Bowl season, has missed Oakland's last two preseason games while resting sore knees.||||||| Coach Dennis Allen originally said Seymour had arthritis in his knees but later changed it to tendinitis.
Posted Dec. 04, 2011
Seymour has been ejected for throwing a punch in the third quarter of the Oakland Raiders' game against the Miami Dolphins.||||||| TV replays showed Seymour catching blocker Richie Incognito in the side of the helmet with his left fist as they tussled during a play Sunday. The incident occurred with the Dolphins driving for a score that put them ahead 27-0.
Posted Nov. 20, 2011
Seymour is in the lineup at Minnesota after missing practice all week because of a knee injury.||||||| He should help slow down Adrian Peterson on Sunday.