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The Richardson Wild Card

Not often do teams have to adjust to a new player joining the opposition mid-week. For the 49ers, they'll have to prepare for a Colts team that added running back Trent Richardson from the Cleveland Browns, who represents a tough challenge as Indy looks to add more balance to its offense.

Coming out of Alabama in the spring of 2012, Trent Richardson was heralded as perhaps the best running back prospect since Adrian Peterson. The Cleveland Browns were inclined to agree, drafting him with the third-overall pick in the draft. Peterson was taken No. 7 five years earlier with the Vikings. But things didn't work out with Cleveland, who dealt Richardson after just 17 games to... Recommended Stories

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