Shaquille “Shaq” Richardson (born March 21, 1992) is a professional cornerback in the Canadian Football League (CFL) and currently a free agent. The Pittsburgh Steelers drafted him in the fifth round of the 2014 NFL Draft. Richardson played college football at Arizona.
Richardson attended Los Alamitos High School in Los Alamitos, California, where he earned recognition as an All-Region selection. During his senior year, he achieved 38 tackles and five interceptions on defense, as well as 31 receptions for 540 yards and five touchdowns on offense.
Rivals.com considered him a three-star recruit, ranking him as the 30th best cornerback prospect in his class.