Mike Richardson is a National Football League cornerback for the New England Patriots. He was drafted by the Patriots in the sixth round of the 2007 NFL Draft. He was a starting cornerback in his senior season while attending Notre Dame and made 66 total tackles, three sacks and three interceptions.
After being drafted by the Patriots, Richardson had an excellent Patriots Training Camp and preseason. He was injured however in the third preseason game and four days later, on August 28, was put on the Patriots injury reserve list.