By Glenn Naughton
With the trade deadline approaching, NFL insider Ian Rapoport is reporting that teams have contacted the Jets to inquire about the availability of defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson.
The trade deadline is usually quiet, but teams are calling about a big-name #Jets DL: Sheldon Richardson. There were talks. Will it pick up?
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) October 30, 2016
With Mo Wilkerson signed to a long-term deal and Leonard Williams in just his second season, Richardson becomes the logical target for any team looking for help along the D-line.