LeGarrette Blount RUMORS & NEWS

  • Report: LeGarrette Blount expected to sign with Patriots

    Pro Football Talk "The Patriots got 201 rushing yards and four rushing touchdowns from Jonas Gray against the Colts last week, but that doesn’t appear to have convinced them that they have all they need at running back. Josina Anderson of ESPN reports that LeGarrette Blount is at the Patriots facility on Thursday..." November 20

  • LeGarrette Blount unclaimed on waivers

    Pro Football Talk "LeGarrette Blount has undeniable talent, but no team thinks he’s worth the trouble. Blount went unclaimed on waivers today, a day after the Steelers sent him packing after he headed to the locker room early on Monday night in Tennessee. Blount is now a free agent. There have been stories..." November 20

  • Pouncey: Blount's release blessing in disguise

    NFL.com "There's a good chance we might hear more tales of LeGarrette Blount's insubordination in the coming weeks. The former Steelers running back, who was released following a moment Monday when he reportedly walked off the field before the game was over, didn't make many friends during his brief..." November 19

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    Jason La Canfora @JasonLaCanfora

    Welp, there it is. Steelers release Blount. Joins Tate and Peterson in the bad day department. They come in threes they say

  • CBA prevents Steelers discipline for Bell, Blount

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "Good morning, A fellow who plays fantasy football asked me yesterday if I thought Le’Veon Bell would be suspended for the first game of the season. I told him no. He said that was good because he just drafted him in the fifth round for his fantasy football team. No one was interested in him,..." August 27

  • Tomlin: Steelers could suspend Bell, Blount

    ESPN.com "The Steelers could be without one or both of their top running backs when they open the regular season in two weeks against the visiting Cleveland Browns. Steelers coach Mike Tomlin reiterated Monday that Le'Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount will be punished after getting arrested on marijuana..." August 26

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    Ed Bouchette @EdBouchette

    Steelers will allow NFL to handle any disciplinary measures vs. Bell, Blount. Again, Goodell not likely to act in 2014. Both play tonight

  • Steelers' Bell, Blount taken into custody, admit to pot possession

    NFL.com "The Pittsburgh Steelers backfield could be facing legal trouble. Detective Brian Kohlhepp of the Ross Township, Pennsylvania Police Department confirmed to NFL Media that running backs Le'Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount were pulled over Wednesday around 1:30 p.m. ET. They, along with an..." August 22

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    Following the marijuana-related arrest, #Steelers RB LeGarrette Blount did travel with the team for the preseason game. Le'Veon Bell did not

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    Aaron Wilson @RavensInsider

    LeGarrette Blount has agreed to a two-year deal with the Pittsburgh Steelers, according to league sources

  • Will Blount cash in?

    CSN New England "No Patriot was more glowingly praised by Bill Belichick than LeGarrette Blount was at the end of this season. Part of the appreciation was probably linked to the fact Blount did his job brilliantly for a relatively low wage. In fact, when the Patriots dealt for Blount about 40 days after..." February 05

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    Quick #Patriots note: RB LeGarrette Blount said he’d like to return to New England. My understand is the feeling is mutual. Would make sense

  • Ridley's fumbles gave Blount chance

    CSN New England "Just as the start of the Patriots dynasty owes a tip of the cap to Mo Lewis, maybe the continuation of the Pats' run of success will owe a debt of gratitude to Stevan Ridley's fumbling trouble? Huh? That's how ex-Pats defensive lineman Fred Smerlas sees it on New England Tailgate. Lewis..." January 17

  • Talib's advice locked down Blount deal

    CSN New England "When the Patriots traded for Aqib Talib in 2012, they were getting a troubled corner in the midst of a PED suspension. His checkered past in college and with the Buccaneers made him a dice roll. By the end of the 2012 season, he’d established himself as one of the most important players on the..." January 15

  • Blount is getting hot at the perfect time

    Pro Football Talk "Running back LeGarrette Blount couldn’t have picked a better time to finally fulfill his potential. Because of that, he’s about to fill up his bank account. Saturday night’s star performer for the Patriots will become a free agent two months to the day after road-grading his team’s way to an..." January 12

  • LeGarrette Blount may return kickoffs

    Boston Herald "The rash of storms that alarmed the area over the weekend didn’t have as much to do with the weather as the Patriots’ revamped kick-return unit. With Leon Washington now out of the picture the Pats can roll out the thunder with a pounding LeGarrette Blount and strike lightning with the electric..." September 04

  • LeGarrette Blount set to bowl over competition

    Boston Herald "Yesterday after Patriots practice LeGarrette Blount mentioned that one of his favorite hobbies is bowling. It’s a fitting activity for the 6-foot 250-pound tailback as his running style could be compared to a bowling ball careening through a set of pins. A physical downhill runner Blount is at..." July 31

  • Report: LeGarrette Blount takes pay cut with Patriots

    NFL.com "It's too early to say how LeGarrette Blount will fit into the New England Patriots' backfield plans in 2013 -- or if he'll fit into them at all. Blount at least appears to have the enthusiasm of Patriots coach Bill Belichick. That carries some currency in Foxborough. "We felt like we got..." May 05

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Bucs traded RB LeGarrette Blount to Patriots for RB Jeff Demps and a 7th-round pick, as @tomecurran reported.

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    Stephen Holder @HolderStephen

    A non-Revis tweet: I understand that LeGarrette Blount still in play in potential trade. Couple teams interested. Draft trade possible #Bucs

  • Buccaneers reportedly trying to trade Legarrette Blount

    Bucs Nation "The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are trying to trade Legarrette Blount, according Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports. Blount was re-signed on a cheap, one-year $1.75 million contract a few days ago. According to La Canfora, a trade could net the Buccaneers a mid-round pick, which seems a little much to me. A..." March 09

  • Buccaneers signed running back LeGarrette Blount to one-year extension

    Yahoo! Sports "According to former NFL agent Joel Corry, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed running back LeGarrette Blount to a one-year extension worth $1.75 million. Blount was scheduled to be a restricted free agent this offseason. The Buccaneers could have placed a $1.323 million "right of first..." March 09