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Ray Rice admires Browns rookie Trent Richardson
Ray Rice admires Browns rookie Trent Richardson

On occasion, Ray Rice likes to exchange sweaty jerseys with opposing players that he admires, and he already knows which Cleveland Browns player will be in his crosshairs after the final whistle blows Sunday afternoon. Rice plans to seek out rookie running back Trent Richardson, who looked up to Rice and other backs while weaving his way to the NFL. But the respect is mutual, as Rice has been a “huge fan” of Richardson, the third pick in April’s NFL draft, since watching Richardson run over and around defenders while he was at Alabama. “I’m a huge fan of his,” Rice, a two-time Pro Bowler, said Wednesday. “I might have to go ahead and tell Trent,...