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Stevan Ridley

Stevan Ridley - #22 - RB

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 11"/ 220 lbs.
Birthday 01/27/1989
Birthplace Natchez, MS
College LSU
Years played 3
Drafted 2011, 3rd round, 9th pick by Patriots

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Att Yds TD
290 1263 12

Key matchup: Patriots running game vs. 49ers run defense

Posted Dec. 14, 2012 @ 1:13 p.m. ET
We know the 49ers like to run the ball, but the Patriots have more carries than the Niners, and the run game has been crucial to their success.

Key matchup: Patriots RB Stevan Ridley vs. Jets run defense

Posted Oct. 19, 2012 @ 1:13 p.m. ET
The Patriots' three wins have come when Stevan Ridley and the run game have dominated, and the Jets will look to contain them on Sunday.

Week Seven fantasy tips: RBs

Posted Oct. 18, 2012 @ 1:25 p.m. ET
The PFW staff offers its late-week fantasy RB tips, including a reminder to owners to keep an eye on the health of Steelers RB Rashard Mendenhall

Is Demaryius Thomas an elite fantasy wide receiver?

Posted Oct. 10, 2012 @ 1:27 p.m. ET
PFW fantasy football expert Pat Fitzmaurice says Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas' big stats are proof he's becoming an elite wideout.

AFC East Spin cycle: Week Five

Posted Oct. 09, 2012 @ 1:09 p.m. ET
The Patriots and Dolphins both looked strong in wins, while the Bills are reeling after a historic loss to the 49ers, and the Jets couldn't get past the Texans.

AFC East Spin cycle: Week Four

Posted Oct. 01, 2012 @ 10:45 a.m. ET
The AFC East standings may look close, but Week Four proved that the Patriots are still ahead of the class.

Vereen's receiving skills mesh well with Patriots' offense

Posted Aug. 08, 2012 @ 10:16 p.m. ET
RB Shane Vereen has impressed observers in camp and his receiving skills should come into play if the Patriots use more of the screen game.

Fantasy spin: Patriots' RB corps

Posted May 15, 2012 @ 9:21 p.m. ET
The Patriots signed RB Joseph Addai but will he make a fantasy impact? Should Stevan Ridley owners be worried? William Del Pilar breaks it down.

Addai brings goal-line experience to Pats

Posted May 11, 2012 @ 11:57 a.m. ET
New Patriots RB Joseph Addai's experience near the goal line should help New England's rushing attack after the departure of BenJarvus Green-Ellis.

Ridley expected to take reins in Pats' backfield

Posted April 05, 2012 @ 5:02 p.m. ET
Patriots RB Stevan Ridley had some big runs as a rookie and is expected to carry the load with BenJarvus Green-Ellis now in Cincinnati.

Super Bowl players agree on LSU, Alabama pro prospects

Posted Feb. 02, 2012 @ 8:09 p.m. ET
Players from the Giants and Patriots rave about the NFL futures of Morris Claiborne and Trent Richardson.

Ochocinco among Patriots' inactives

Posted Jan. 22, 2012 @ 1:37 p.m. ET
The Patriots and Ravens released their inactives for Sunday's AFC championship game and WR Chad Ochocinco is among them.

Five questions with Patriots radio color commentator Gino Cappelletti

Posted Jan. 12, 2012 @ 3:50 p.m. ET
Former Patriots star and current radio color commentator Gino Cappelletti talked with PFW's Kevin Fishbain about Saturday's playoff game vs. Denver.

Patriots rookie report: Week 17

Posted Jan. 04, 2012 @ 4:26 a.m. ET
Patriots rookie RB Stevan Ridley continued his late-season surge, and OT Nate Solder got his 13th start of the season.

Patriots rookie report: Week 16

Posted Dec. 27, 2011 @ 8:59 p.m. ET
Patriots rookie RB Stevan Ridley led the team in rushing while OTs Nate Solder and Marcus Cannon got extra work because of injuries.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Jan. 21, 2013
Ridley ran for 70 yards on 18 carries in Sunday's AFC title game before leaving the game following a fourth quarter carry in which Bernard Pollard hit him in the head so hard that he fumbled away the ball.||||||| Ridley enjoyed a nice season and should remain the Patriots No. 1 back heading into training camp.
Posted Dec. 31, 2012
Ridley ran 20 times for 74 yards and two touchdowns against a strong Dolphins run defense on Sunday.||||||| Ridley put together one of the best regular seasons by a Patriots running back, totaling 1,263 rushing yards and 12 touchdowns.
Posted Dec. 11, 2012
Ridley ran for 72 yards and scored another touchdown during Monday night's 42-14 rout of Houston.||||||| Ridley has now found in the end zone in six consecutive games, giving him 10 TDs on the season - tied for second-most in the league.
Posted Nov. 23, 2012
Ridley recorded 97 yards and a touchdown on 21 carries against the Jets on Thursday night.||||||| The Patriots continue to lean heavily on Ridley, who has 206 carries for 939 yards and eight touchdowns this season.
Posted Nov. 12, 2012
Ridley ran 22 times for 98 yards and a touchdown against the Bills on Sunday.||||||| Ridley couldn't quite get to the 100-yard plateau for the second consecutive week, but he did score a touchdown for the second-straight game. Fantasy owners will also be happy with the 22 carries, his most since running 28 times in Week 5.

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