Pro Football Talk "Running back/kick returner Leon Washington was released by the Patriots a couple of days ago, but it doesn’t look like he’ll be out of work too long. Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean reports that Washington worked out for the Titans on Tuesday and that the team plans to sign him to the roster...." November 26
The Patriots have released veteran RB Leon Washington and promoted CB Justin Green from the practice squad, according to a league source.
RB Shane Vereen, who is eligible to return in Week 11, here at practice. DT Tommy Kelly & RB Leon Washington also here.
DT Tommy Kelly & RB Leon Washington not spotted for second straight practice. WR Danny Amendola & CB Aqib Talib again present.
Aqib Talib returns to practice after missing two days with a hip injury. Amendola (concussion) and Washington (ankle) miss third straight.
Patriots absences at practice: CB Aqib Talib RB Leon Washington G Dan Connolly WR Danny Amendola DT Tommy Kelly.
WR Danny Amendola (groin) TE Zach Sudfeld (hamstring) TE Rob Gronkowski (thigh/back) & RB Leon Washington (thigh) among those limited.
NFL.com "The New England Patriots are signing kick returner Leon Washington. The move should get the team's roster to 53 players NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Saturday citing a source informed of the transaction. The Patriots dumped Washington on Aug. 31 as a superfluous luxury in a crowded..." September 07
ESPN.com "The New York Jets are showing interest in an old favorite free-agent kickoff returner Leon Washington a league source confirmed. Washington released by the New England Patriots in the final cut-down also has drawn interest from the Giants. He worked out for them Tuesday. After cutting Joe..." September 05
Boston Herald "After watching Leon Washington return kicks here against the Eagles as well as perform on the specialty unit throughout training camp it’s pretty safe to say the Patriots no longer will be among the worst kick returning teams in the NFL. Some might have wondered if at age 30 Washington still..." August 08
Boston Herald "At this year’s Pro Bowl, Seahawks return man Leon Washington sought Patriots special teamer Matthew Slater for an exchange of helmets. Washington signed his. Slater sent a blank one, which initially left Washington flummoxed (“Man, you’re supposed to sign the thing,” he thought), but everything..." May 08
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As the Seahawks reconfigure cap and budget following today's blockbuster trade for Percy Harvin, they're shopping return man Leon Washington