Leonard Fournette RUMORS & NEWS

  • Leonard Fournette turned down more money to remain with Bucs

    NFL.com "Leonard Fournette is one of the 22 Super Bowl starters back with the Buccaneers in 2021 as they attempt to go for two straight titles, but it wasn't as simple as returning to the team that he helped win a ring. Fournette learned plenty in 2020 -- the value of a job in the..." April 01

  • Leonard Fournette hopes Antonio Brown re-signs with Buccaneers

    Pro Football Talk "When the Buccaneers re-signed Leonard Fournette, he became the second-to-last significant player on last season’s championship team to return to Tampa Bay for 2021. And he’s hoping the last player re-signs, too. Fournette said Antonio Brown, who is now the only..." March 31

  • Leonard Fournette ready to compete for starting RB role with Tampa Bay

    Pewter Report "Bucs running back Leonard Fournette spoke with the media for the first time since re-signing with Tampa Bay. A year after signing a one-year deal worth $2 million plus incentives, Fournette re-upped with the Bucs for one more year for $3.25 million after testing the water in free agency and not..." March 31

  • Leonard Fournette to re-sign with Buccaneers

    Draftkings Nation "Free agent running back Leonard Fournette will return to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, per Josina Anderson. Fournette had a storybook run in the playoffs and Super Bowl after a fairly lackluster 2020. He mainly backed up lead back Ronald Jones and even had a couple games where..." March 26

  • No Real Progress On Deal Between Buccaneers & RB Leonard Fournette

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to Joey Knight, the Buccanneers have made no real headway on a deal to bring back RB Leonard Fournette.  The former first-round pick has been testing the market as an unrestricted free agent and remains unsigned. The last word on..." March 25

  • Patriots interested in Chris Carson and Leonard Fournette

    CBS Sports "The New England Patriots have doled out cash like it's their job in 2021 NFL free agency, scooping up big names like Hunter Henry, Jonnu Smith and Matt Judon during the league's legal tampering period. Somehow, they still might not be..." March 16

  • Leonard Fournette gaining interest from Seahawks, Patriots and Bucs

    Bleacher Report "The Seattle Seahawks, Tampa Bay Buccaneers and New England Patriots are reportedly the top contenders for free-agent running back Leonard Fournette. Albert Breer of The MMQB reported Tuesday that Tom Brady has been "recruiting" Fournette to rejoin the fold after..." March 16

  • Larry Johnson Shows Alleged Evidence of Leonard Fournette, Devin White Throwing Illuminati Signs After SB

    Total Pro Sports "By now, you should be well aware of who Larry Johnson is today and what he doesn’t care to be known for during his past career. The former Kansas City Chiefs has a mission to try and open the eyes of his followers and non-believers of how celebrities, whether athletes or..." February 14

  • Leonard Fournette was almost cut by Buccaneers after Week 14, prior to epic Super Bowl run, Bruce Arians says

    CBS Sports "During any championship run, folk heroes are born at nearly every turn on that path to glory. For the 2020 Tampa Bay Buccaneers, it's hard to mention their Super Bowl run without bringing up the play of running back Leonard Fournette. He proved to be an instrumental..." February 14

  • Leonard Fournette would 'love to be back' with Buccaneers

    Bleacher Report "While acknowledging the unpredictability of the NFL offseason, Leonard Fournette would be happy to run it back with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. "We'll see. Right now, I'm just enjoying the process right now with this W, with this organization and my..." February 11

  • Leonard Fournette: Getting cut by Jaguars was a 'terrible feeling'

    Yahoo! Sports "The hype was heavy for Leonard Fournette before he ever played a down in college. Already a top recruit, LSU coach Les Miles compared freshman-to-be Fournette to Michael Jordan. It’s hard to slow down that train. Fournette had some special moments at LSU and was the fourth..." February 03

  • Bucs RB coach: Leonard Fournette accepted he didn’t have to be “The Man” in Tampa

    Jacksonville Times-Union "After the biggest win of his career two weeks ago, Leonard Fournette didn't initially join his Tampa Bay Buccaneers teammates for the locker room celebration.  He walked into a deserted shower, took out his cell phone, and cried talking to his parents after helping Tampa Bay..." February 03

  • Leonard Fournette reveals funny nickname for Tom Brady

    Larry Brown Sports "Tom Brady may be the biggest reason the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are preparing to play in the Super Bowl, but that does not mean the six-time champion is immune to heckling from his teammates. Leonard Fournette posted a video on Instagram Tuesday that showed the Bucs getting dressed for..." February 02

  • Buccaneers RB Leonard Fournette’s emphatic reaction to LeSean McCoy getting labeled ‘non-factor’

    Clutch Points "Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Leonard Fournette took to Twitter to defend his LeSean McCoy who was labeled a “non-factor” for the team this season. Fournette bared that McCoy has been instrumental in his development and serves as an important voice in the locker..." January 30

  • Bruce Arians appreciates Leonard Fournette accepting any role he’s been given

    Yahoo! Sports "Leonard Fournette was a star at LSU and the fourth overall pick in the 2017 NFL draft, so when he was cut by the Jaguars before the season, it was a humbling experience. But Buccaneers head coach Bruce Arians says that from the moment Fournette arrived in Tampa Bay, he has gladly played..." January 30

  • Leonard Fournette thankful for journey after “humbling year”

    SI "Leonard Fournette has been through it all as a fourth-year NFL running back.  A high draft pick - fourth overall by the Jaguars in 2017 - Fournette showed flashes and glimpses of great talent in Jacksonville, but ultimately didn't live up to his selection. He was..." January 25

  • Leonard Fournette Pulls Off Insane Spin Move For Impressive TD

    Total Pro Sports "Leonard Fournette wanted this touchdown and he got it. Following a miracle catch by Chris Godwin, the Tampa Bay Bucs called on Leonard Fournette to run the ball, and he did so by pulling off an insane spin move to get the touchdown. " January 24

  • Bucs will start Leonard Fournette for ailing Ronald Jones against Saints

    Tampa Bay Times "Leonard Fournette played so well against Washington in the wild-card game, he has earned the right to start Sunday’s NFC divisional playoff game at New Orleans in place of ailing running back Ronald Jones. Coach Bruce Arians called Jones, who has a quad injury that prevented him..." January 15

  • Bucs' Leonard Fournette inactive vs. Vikings

    The Score "Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Leonard Fournette appears to be a healthy scratch as the team ruled him inactive for Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings. " December 13

  • Leonard Fournette Must Regret Flirting With Tom Brady

    The Big Lead "After Leonard Fournette signed with the Bucs back in early September, one of the first things he did was fire off a few tweets professing his love for Tom Brady and belief he would be a featured member of the Bucs new star-studded offense. Three months later and it looks..." December 13

  • Buccaneers RB Tandem Distributes Thanksgiving Meals

    Heavy "Tampa Bay Buccaneers running backs stepped up in serving the greater Tampa community Monday, ahead of Thanksgiving Day. LeSean McCoy and Leonard Fournette volunteered with Feeding Tampa Bay, a food distribution organization, and brought meals to more than 500 families before..." November 26

  • Leonard Fournette Has Trent Richardson Trending Because Of His Lack Of Vision Seeing The Hole

    Black Sports Online "There is a famous video of Ex-NFL RB Trent Richardson missing a wide-open hole that would have led to a TD while he was with the Raiders. Leonard Fournette showed similar vision against the Rams, but alas that doesn’t have him trending it has Richardson trending. " November 25

  • LeSean McCoy loses third-down role to Leonard Fournette

    Pro Football Talk "When the Buccaneers signed running back Leonard Fournette, some presumed that would cost LeSean McCoy his job. It didn’t then, but it now has. Coach Bruce Arians told reporters on Monday that Fournette is the team’s new “nickel” running..." October 26