LeGarrette Blount RUMORS & NEWS

  • LeGarrette Blount can earn $50K if he weighs 240-245 pounds at start of camp

    Sportsnaut "Weight incentives are all the rage these days. Philadelphia Eagles running back LeGarrette Blount joins Eddie Lacy and Dontari Poe as players who stand to earn a nice chunk of cash by meeting weight requirements this summer. According to Field Yates of ESPN, Blount will earn $50,000 if he shows..." June 28

  • Eagles RB coach says LeGarrette Blount brings skill set 'we haven't had here in a long time'

    Penn Live "Duce Staley said Monday he lives vicariously through his players. The Eagles running backs coach played the position for the Birds from 1997 to 2003, and now that he's on the sidelines, he often envisions himself making cuts or jukes alongside the team's ball-carriers. Staley said he feels the..." June 12

  • Eagles RB LeGarrette Blount not worried about his age, not telling his weight

    Philly.com "LeGarrette Blount is 30, an often unwelcome age in the NFL — especially for running backs. On the day Blount signed his one-year deal with the Eagles, Philadelphia’s new running back said his health is “great” and expressed optimism about his place with the Eagles after winning a Super Bowl with..." May 19

  • Patriots made savvy tender offer to LeGarrette Blount

    Pro Football Talk "With the passing of May 9 came the expiration of the impact of free-agency contracts upon the compensatory draft-pick formula. With one important exception. For any teams that made a tender offer to any of its unrestricted free agents before May 9, the team secures two key rights, per a league..." May 10

  • Lions & Giants Reportedly In Play For RB LeGarrette Blount

    NFL Trade Rumors "Charles Robinson of Yahoo Sports, citing league sources, reports that the Lions and Giants are “squarely in play” in for free agent RB LeGarrette Blount now that the draft has ended. Robinson mentions that both the Lions and Giants are looking for a bell-cow running back capable of handling..." May 02

  • Mutual interest between Blount, Giants

    NFL.com "Free-agent running backs are grabbing chairs before Thursday's draft kicks off. With Adrian Peterson headed to New Orleans, the next running back domino to watch is LeGarrette Blount and the Giants. Per NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport, there is mutual interest between Big Blue and the..." April 25

  • LeGarrette Blount running out of time to re-sign with Patriots?

    Larry Brown Sports "LeGarrette Blount and the New England Patriots have mutual interest in continuing their relationship, but the veteran running back may end up having to find a new home if he sticks to his current salary demands. Mike Reiss of ESPN.com speculates that the Patriots have held visits with veteran..." April 16

  • LeGarrette Blount still has offer on table from Patriots

    NFL.com "LeGarrette Blount led the NFL with 18 touchdowns in 2016, but can't find an offer in line with his production. In the wake of last week's report from CSN New England that Blount has "an offer on the table" to return to the Patriots, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport said on Good Morning Football..." April 10

  • Patriots to bring back LeGarrette Blount ‘sooner rather than later’

    Sportsnaut "New England Patriots fans hoping Adrian Peterson will somehow sign with their team should temper their hopes. According to a report, the team is likely to bring back LeGarrette Blount, who was a red-zone behemoth for the Super Bowl champions last season. “Seeing Patriots owner Robert Kraft..." April 09

  • Blount has 'offer on the table' from Patriots

    CSN New England "According to CSN's Mike Giardi, the Patriots have an offer on the table for free agent running back LeGarrette Blount. Blount, 30, signed a one-year deal with the Patriots after his 2015 season ended early after a hip injury. He bounced back in 2016 with career-highs in attempts (299) yards..." April 08

  • LeGarrette Blount: “Give me some money”

    Fanrag Sports "The Patriots didn’t bring RB LeGarrette Blount back after the season ended with their Super Bowl win, so he’s a free agent. He went to the basketball game between the Boston Celtics and the Cleveland Cavaliers yesterday night, where he apparently claimed he still had some good football left in him..." April 06

  • What’s the latest with LeGarrette Blount possibly returning to Patriots?

    WEEI Boston "Now that Adrian Peterson has left town without a contract, it’s worth wondering where the Patriots stand with free agent LeGarrette Blount. NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport gave the latest on Blount’s status Monday on NFL Network. “I know LeGarrette Blount would like to return to the Patriots and I..." April 04

  • Blount Not Expected Back With Patriots

    CSN New England "The NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo said on the station Tuesday that there’s an “expectation” that free agent running back LeGarrette Blount will not return to the Patriots next season. Blount, who turned 30 in December, is coming off the best season of his career. Playing on a one-year deal in..." March 07

  • Blount hoping to stay with Patriots: 'I love it there'

    NFL.com "LeGarrette Blount works in New England. He's productive there, he's seemingly at peace there, and he wins Super Bowls there. So naturally, the 30-year-old running back would prefer to remain with the Patriots should the free agency winds take him that way. "I just want to make sure that I..." February 21