Originally written on CLNS Radio  |  Last updated 11/8/14
  Don Montague / Zuma Press NEW YORK CITY—According to a tweet from Shalise Manza-Young of the Boston Globe, the Patriots have traded away Jeff Demps, the football player-turned sprinter and a  7th-round pick (# 229 overall) to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers   in exchange for  running back LeGarrette  Blount. Manza-Young tweeted the following earlier this afternoon. #Patriots have traded Jeff Demps and a 7th round pick to Tampa Bay for LeGarrette Blount (edited for typos) Blount, a Madison, Fla. native rushed for 151 yards on 41 attempts and accumulated two touchdowns in five appearances for the Buccaneers last year. He played two seasons for the Oregon Ducks, one under now-ESPN analyst  Mike Bellotti and one under current Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly. His best season came in the 2008 campaign when he rushed for 1,002 yards and 17 touchdowns on 137 attempts. Before he went to Oregon, he was one of the most sought-after junior college prospects in the country. He was named the...
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