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Blount on ‘great’ health: ‘I’m at the weight I need to be at’

LeGarrette Blount is listed at 250 pounds but speculation abounds as to whether or not that’s what the scale reads when he steps on it. And he isn't about to discuss it, either.Despite questions this week concerning his true weight after signing with the Philadelphia Eagles Wednesday on a one-year, $2.8 million deal, Blount refused to divulge such information, saying, “I’m...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Eagles likely to cut Mathews after signing Blount

The Philadelphia Eagles made a pretty big move on the watered-down free agent market Wednesday, adding running back LeGarrette Blount to the mix on a one-year deal.It’s a signing that will surely help young quarterback Carson Wentz as he looks to improve off an uneven rookie season. Philadelphia’s host of running backs prior to the Blount signing included three players in Darren...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount brings durability to Eagles backfield

The Eagles clarified their muddled backfield situation Wednesday with their signing of LeGarrette Blount. Ryan Mathews’ days in Philadelphia appear to be numbered with this move. Mathews led the Eagles with 661 rushing yards last year, but he’s played just one 16-game season in his career. That came in 2013 with the Chargers when he ran for 1,255 yards, his only 1,000-yard season...
Via The Sports Daily
6 days ago  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount signs one-year deal with Eagles

Former New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount has finally found a home in free agency.The Philadelphia Eagles announced on Wednesday that they have agreed to sign Blount to a one-year contract. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the deal could be worth up to $2.8 million. Blount, 30, had a career year in 2016, rushing for 1,161 yards and an NFL-best 18 touchdowns...
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Blount, Giants have 'mutual interest'

With Adrian Peterson having officially announced on Tuesday that he is signing with the New Orleans Saints, fellow veteran running back LeGarrette Blount could be the next domino to fall.Ian Rapoport of NFL Media is reporting that Blount and the New York Giants have “mutual interest.” The Giants are still looking to bolster their backfield after they released Rashad Jennings...
Via Larry Brown Sports
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Pats haven't budged on offer to LeGarrette Blount

The New England Patriots and free-agent running back LeGarrette Blount remain on different pages in contract negotiations, according to a report from NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport.“It doesn’t sound like the Patriots have moved at all from their original offer, given a little less than a month ago when free agency started,” Rapoport said Monday morning on NFL Network’s “Good...
April 10, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Pats will bring back Blount 'sooner rather than later'

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 give LeGarrette Blount a big bear hug at the Celtics-Cavaliers game Wednesday night added...
Via Sportsnaut
April 09, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Patriots want LeGarrette Blount back, have made offer

No running back left on the free agent market was as productive as LeGarrette Blount in 2017. The longer he remains unemployed, the more likely it seems he will return to the New England Patriots.According to Mike Giardi of, Blount and the Patriots have mutual interest in working out a new deal. The team has reportedly made the 30-year-old an offer, but it was apparently...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 08, 2017  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount to Patriots: ‘Give me some money’

The New England Patriots leaned on LeGarrette Blount heavily during their championship season last year, and the veteran running back wants to be rewarded for it.Blount, 30, remains a free agent. Coming off a season in which he rushed for a career-high 1,161 yards and 18 touchdowns (which led the NFL), Blount wants the Patriots to pay him. He made that clear while cracking a joke...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 06, 2017  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount becomes fifth Patriot to say he’s not going to White House

Make it five. Five New England Patriots players who won’t be going to the White House when the team is honored for winning Super Bowl LI. LeGarrette Blount joins Chris Long, Dont’a Hightower, Martellus Bennett and Devin McCourty, saying on the “Rich Eisen Show” that he will not be attending the ceremony. Interestingly, Long announced he wasn’t attending in a strange way...
Via Sportsnaut
February 09, 2017  |  Discuss

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