We are learning that former Lions running back Theo Riddick is in Las Vegas today for a workout with the Raiders. He played college football at Notre Dame and was drafted by the Detroit Lions in the sixth round of the 2013 NFL Draft. He has also played for the Denver Broncos last season.
After a solid career with the Detroit Lions, Riddick signed with the Broncos. The former Lions back was placed on injured reserve on September 2, 2019 with a shoulder injury.
|Career NFL statistics as of 2019|
|Rushing yards: 1,023|
Rushing average: 3.6
Rushing touchdowns: 5
Receiving yards: 2,238
Receiving touchdowns: 14
Raised in Somerville, New Jersey, Riddick attended Immaculata High School in Somerville, New Jersey. He rushed for 4,042 yards and 52 touchdowns during his high school football career, which also included a state championship in 2006, leading his team to victory and a perfect 12-0 season.