Anthony Richardson

QB · Indianapolis Colts

Height 6'4" Weight 232
DOB 2002-05-22 Age 21.9
College Florida

2023 Fantasy Rankings

QB # 13 (Tier 3) · ADP (12-team PPR): 11.02, 122nd

Position Rankings

Tier 2
11Tua Tagovailoa, MIA1026.19.0121.1
12Geno Smith, SEA533.511.0421.0
Tier 3
13Anthony Richardson, IND1121.911.02
14Jared Goff, DET929.511.1119.5
15Russell Wilson, DEN935.314.0118.1
1 NFFC (12-team PPR)
2 2022 season, Half PPR scoring

Fantasy News Last 90 Days

  • Anthony Richardson Making Good Progress

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    Indianapolis Colts quarterback Anthony Richardson (shoulder), who played in parts of just four games in his rookie season in 2023 before having season-ending shoulder surgery for an AC joint sprain in his right shoulder, is making roughly 40 throws per day in his recovery this offseason. He has thrown more than 200 passes in all just five months post-surgery. The 21-year-old former fourth overall pick is on a mission to get ready for his sophomore season and should be fully ready for Week 1 this fall. "I've never waited this long to get back to playing football," Richardson said. "I'm just on a mission this year. Once that mission's complete, then I'll be good." While Richardson has plenty to improve on as a passer, he has considerable QB1 upside in fantasy football because of his sure athletic ability and rushing prowess despite not having played a full season in the NFL.

    Apr 8 · Source via Indianapolis Colts Anthony Richardson
  • Colts QB Anthony Richardson is 'on a mission' as comeback ramps up

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    The Colts are trying to keep Richardson from overextending during workouts, but his improvement is making that difficult.

    Apr 8 · ESPN Indianapolis Colts Anthony Richardson
  • Colts QB Anthony Richardson On Track To Participate In Spring Practices

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    Last month, Anthony Richardson resumed throwing in a notable step forward in his rehab process. The Colts quarterback continues to make progress while recovering from a sprained AC joint. That shoulder injury led to season-ending surgery early in Richardson's rookie campaign. He remains the team's clear-cut starter ahead of the 2024 season, though, with backup Gardner Minshew having been [...]

    Mar 31 · Pro Football Rumors Indianapolis Colts Anthony Richardson
  • Anthony Richardson Expected To Take Part In Spring Practices

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    Indianapolis Colts head coach Shane Steichen wouldn't say definitively that quarterback Anthony Richardson (shoulder) will be cleared by next month but he "should be" after missing most of his rookie season in 2023 with an AC joint sprain that required season-ending surgery. "I know he's super fired up and ready to roll through the spring practice and training camp and this season," Steichen said. The 21-year-old had surgery on Oct. 24 and began throwing last month. This year in training camp, Richardson will take all of the starting reps while Joe Flacco serves as his backup. Having his role clearly defined at this stage of the offseason, as well as another year in the same system, should make Richardson feel more comfortable than he did as a rookie. His brief showing in 2023 gave fantasy managers a quick glimpse into his high-end QB1 upside, mainly because of his elite rushing abilities.

    Mar 25 · Source via Indianapolis Colts Anthony Richardson
  • Even at 39, Joe Flacco hasn't lost his love of the game, and he's ready to help Indy win

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    Flacco said the mentoring of Anthony Richardson will happen naturally, and the primary goal is to help the Colts win.

    Mar 22 · ESPN Indianapolis Colts Joe Flacco Anthony Richardson
  • Colts Re-Sign Backup Center Jack Anderson

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    The Indianapolis Colts re-signed backup center Jack Anderson to a one-year deal ahead of 2024 free agency. Originally a 2021 seventh-round pick by the Buffalo Bills out of Texas Tech, Anderson has played in 15 games with three starts between his time with the Colts, Bills, New York Giants, and Philadelphia Eagles. He did not log a snap in 2023. Starting center Ryan Kelly is one of the best players at his position, so this is simply a depth-solidifying move for the organization that aims to protect second-year quarterback Anthony Richardson in 2024.

    Mar 5 · Source via Indianapolis Colts Anthony Richardson
  • Anthony Richardson Begins Throwing Again

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    Indianapolis Colts quarterback Anthony Richardson (shoulder) is throwing again after suffering a Grade 3 AC joint sprain in October that required surgery. The No. 4 overall pick in the 2023 NFL Draft flashed fantasy upside early in his career, averaging 23.1 fantasy points per game through his first three starts. However, he suffered a concussion and a major shoulder injury before making it to Week 6. The 6'4" signal-caller has elite physical traits, but he'll have to find a way to stay healthy to live up to his potential. With Richardson already throwing in February, he's likely to be one of the first 10 quarterbacks off the board in 2024 fantasy drafts due to his rushing upside.

    Feb 13 · Source via Indianapolis Colts Anthony Richardson
  • Quarterback Stats



    WkVsScoreFPtsQB RankSnpSnp%MS%OppPaCmpPaAttCmpPctPaYdPaTDPaINTSackedRuAttRuYdRuAvgRuTDFL
    1JACL 21-3124.246995.865.347243764.922311410404.0010
    2@HOUW 31-2018.3191831.622.81361060.05600033511.6720
    3@BALW 22-190.0-----------------
    4LARL 23-2927.6464100.054.735112544.020020210565.6011
    5TENW 23-165.4292233.321.21491275.098001252.5000

    Touchdown Distances
    Passing: 39, 35, 5
    Rushing: 2, 18, 15, 1

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