Found July 22, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:
Getty Images According to Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times, the Buccaneers have been frustrated with running back LaGarrette Blount’s lack of committment to the team. He racked up a load of fines last season for being late to meetings and practices. “His lack of commitment was startling to coaches from the day he was claimed off waivers from the Titans an undrafted rookie in 2010,” wrote Stroud. ”For the first two weeks after being acquired by Tampa Bay, Blount, who was suspended at Oregon for punching a Boise State player, never made it to work on time and compiled fines of more than $15,000. Exasperated, then-coach Raheem Morris and general manager Mark Dominik ordered him to hire a car service with a driver to wake him up in the morning and transport him less than 3 miles from his apartment to One Buc Place. After a few weeks, they canceled the car service for one day. And Blount was late. He continued to need a driver to get to work in 2011. But his poor preparation habi...
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