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According to the Miami Herald, free agent fullback Vonta Leach plans on deciding on which team he’s going to sign with within the next two weeks. He’s waiting to see if any better offers come his way.
For those who have asked, Pro Bowl fullback Vonta Leach still had not decided as of Monday evening whether to accept the Dolphins’ offer. Though he likes Miami, he has been waiting for a couple weeks to see if better offers surface.
The Dolphins remain the front-runner unless another team surprisingly wows him financially in the next two weeks.
I think Leach is wasting his time. I’m not sure any team is going to raise their current offer for him, since he is a fullback. Teams don’t value them like other positions.
We do know that one of the offers Leach has received is from the Ravens.
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