- Was the 49ers 2019 Garry Niver Award winner, presented annually by the San Francisco Chapter of the Pro Football Writers of America to a 49ers player for his cooperation and professionalism in helping the pro football writers do their jobs.
- Named the 49ers representative for the Walter Payton Man of the Year Award in 2019, which recognizes an NFL player for his excellence on and off the field.
- In addition to finding success on the football field, Sherman has consistently excelled in the classroom. He became the first Dominguez HS student in 20 years to earn a scholarship from Stanford University after finishing high school with a 4.2 GPA. At Stanford, Sherman carried a 3.7 GPA and graduated with a degree in communications.
- Sherman also proved himself as a standout track & field athlete. In high school, he earned All-America honors from USA Today in the triple jump with a school and league-record jump of 50 feet, 8 inches. He later earned a spot on the Stanford track & field team and competed as a freshman, placing fifth in the triple jump at the Pac-10 Championships.
Awards & Honors
- 2011: PFWA All-Rookie Team
- 2012: AP All-Pro First Team, PFWA First-Team All-Pro, The Sporting News First-Team All-Pro, NFC Defensive Player of the Week (Week 10)
- 2013: NFC Pro Bowl, AP All-Pro First Team, PFWA FirstTeam All-Pro, The Sporting News First-Team AllPro, Two-time NFC Defensive Player of the Week (Weeks 2 and 15)
- 2014: NFC Pro Bowl, AP First-Team All-Pro, PFWA FirstTeam All-Pro, The Sporting News First-Team AllPro, NFC Defensive Player of the Week (Week 13)
- 2015: NFC Pro Bowl, AP Second-Team All-Pro, PFWA's Good Guy Award
- 2016: NFC Pro Bowl
- 2018: Ed Block Courage Award
- 2019: 49ers Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Nominee, AP Second-Team All-Pro, PFWA All-NFC, NFC Pro Bowl, Garry Niver Award, NFLPA Community MVP (Week 11)
Morning Report: Jauan Jennings Reviews First NFL Training Camp, Robert Saleh Previews the Team's 2020 Defense, Two 49ers Land on PFF's Top Cornerbacks List
Jauan Jennings writes the latest installment of "In My Own Words," Robert Saleh discusses what the team needs to do to be even better in 2020 and Pro Football Focus puts Richard Sherman and K'Waun Williams in the Top 25 of the best cornerbacks in the NFL.
Morning Report: Richard Sherman Shares Outlook on 2020 Season, Roster News, Trent Williams Ranks in Top 10 Offensive Tackles Per PFF
Richard Sherman discussed the 49ers upcoming season on a conference call with media, San Francisco announces roster moves, Pro Football Focus ranked the 25 best offensive tackles in the league.
Morning Report: 49ers Players Discuss Race and Police Brutality in America, NFL's Best Cornerback Trios, George Kittle and Trent Taylor Practice their Footwork
49ers players release the first episode of their "Subject to Change" series, San Francisco's CBs listed as one of the top trios in the NFL and George Kittle and Trent Taylor workout in Nashville.
Morning Report: Kyle Shanahan's Best Head Coaching Traits According to Richard Sherman, NFL Offensive and Defensive Line Rankings
Richard Sherman discusses Kyle Shanahan's most valuable traits as a head coach, how media stack up the 49ers offensive and defensive lines compared to the rest of the NFL.
Morning Report: Richard Sherman's Top 5 CBs of All Time, 49ers vs. Buccaneers Full Game, Daniel Brunskill Joins Athletes from Special Olympics in an Online Workout
Richard Sherman lists his Top 5 cornerbacks in NFL history, rewatch the 49ers 2019 Week 1 victory in Tampa Bay, 49ers PREP presented by U.S. Bank and Special Olympics of Northern California and Nevada host live online workout.
Morning Report: Kyle Shanahan Discusses Virtual Offseason, Robert Saleh Previews Javon Kinlaw's Potential, 49ers Mailbag
Kyle Shanahan reviewed the team's virtual training sessions, Robert Saleh discussed the process to drafting Javon Kinlaw and how to submit your 49ers questions to be answered on 49ers.com.
Morning Report: PFF Recognizes 49ers Duos, Fred Warner Joins Roundtable Discussion on Race, 2020 Social Justice Grant
Pro Football Focus names San Francisco's cornerback and edge rusher duos as best in the league, Fred Warners discusses NFL's role in creating change and 49ers announce 2020 Social Justice Grant.
Morning Report: NFL's 50 Best Players, 'Follow Your Bliss' Announces 2020 Recipients, Arik Armstead Reads to 2nd and 3rd Graders
Three 49ers players named to NFL's Top 50, 49ers EDU selects 2020 recipients of the Dr. Harry Edwards 'Follow Your Bliss' award and Arik Armstead surprises class for a special story time.
49ers Morning Report: Deebo Samuel to Compete in Madden Tournament, Best of Richard Sherman Mic'd Up, Spot the Difference
Deebo Samuel will take on DeSean Jackson in a charity Madden tournament, Richard Sherman Mic'd Up highlights and the 49ers Instagram posts challenging Spot the Difference featuring Raheem Mostert.
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49ers 2020 State of the Franchise Ep. 7: The 49ers Defense Emphasize Their 'Win Now' Mentality
Arik Armstead, Nick Bosa, Richard Sherman and Fred Warner reviewed the defense's dominant 2019 season and shared their excitement to get back on the field during the seventh episode of the 49ers SOTF, presented by Cisco.
49ers Kid Reporter Damien Asks the Hard Hitting Questions on Super Bowl Opening Night
49ers kid reporter Damien found out from Jimmy Garoppolo if pineapple belongs on pizza, asked DeForest Buckner who the biggest prankster is in the locker room, danced with Kendrick Bourne and more at Super Bowl LIV Opening Night.