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Jets, Bowles surprised, disappointed Richardson hid arrest

Todd Bowles and the New York Jets had no idea about Sheldon Richardson's latest troubles until media reports started popping up early Thursday night. That's around the same time Richardson's parents found out, too. The defensive lineman hid his arrest on July 14 in Missouri from the team and his family, hoping it might take a while — if ever — to come out. The coach and the rest of the team were disappointed by the defensive lineman's arrest — and stunned that Richardson didn't disclose it to the team. "You lose a lot of trust," Bowles said after practice Friday. Richardson was charged Thursday with resisting arrest in Missouri less...

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