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Josh Richardson

Position Defensive End/Linebacker
Height 6'4''
Weight 245 lbs.
Class Graduate Student
Hometown Dublin, Ohio
High School Scioto HS

Career Honors: 2009: KU Defensive Scout Player of the Week vs. Oklahoma.

2012 (Sr.): Did not see any game action.

2011 (Jr.): Did not see any game action.

2010 (So.): Saw playing time on special teams during the season… Did not record any statistics.

2009 (RFr.): Did not see action as a backup linebacker… Named KU defensive scout player of the week vs. Oklahoma.

2008 (Fr.): Earned KU Defensive Scout Team Player of the Week vs. Texas Tech… Redshirted the season.

High School: Recorded 64 tackles during his senior season… Had five tackles for loss… Had one interception while breaking up three passes… Also recovered two fumbles and forced another… Earned his team[apos]s most improved player award… Also competed in track and field… Holds school records in the long jump and high jump… Member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Born in Newport News, Va… Major is communication studies… Likes to play video games and write… Has two siblings… Brother Jay played at Ohio State and is a starting defensive end for the Oakland Raiders.