Defensive tackle Richardson announces intention to enter NFL Draft

Friday, November 30, 2012 | 1:56 p.m. CST; updated 3:44 p.m. CST, Friday, November 30, 2012

COLUMBIA — Missouri defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson will opt out of his final season of eligibility to enter the NFL draft, Missouri’s athletic department announced Friday. Richardson also confirmed the news in a text message to the Missourian.