Do Browns and Bengals get compensatory picks in 2015 draft?

PHOENIX (AP) -- NFC champion Seattle, Denver and Kansas City each were awarded four compensatory picks in this year's draft. The NFL handed out 32 such picks to 14 teams on Monday. They begin at the conclusion of the third round when Super Bowl winner New England gets the 97th overall choice. New England lost LeGarrette Blount, Dane Fletcher, Brandon Spikes and Aqib Talib in 2014...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL gives 32 compensatory picks to 14 teams

PHOENIX (AP) NFC champion Seattle, Denver and Kansas City each were awarded four compensatory picks in this year's draft. The NFL handed out 32 such picks to 14 teams on Monday. They begin at the conclusion of the third round when Super Bowl winner New England gets the 97th overall choice. New England lost LeGarrette Blount, Dane Fletcher, Brandon Spikes and Aqib Talib in 2014 free...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots Receive Third- And Seventh-Round Compensatory Draft Picks

The New England Patriots will have two bonus draft picks in the 2015 NFL draft. The Patriots received third- and seventh-round compensatory draft picks on Monday night at the NFL Annual Meeting, the league announced. The Patriots were given the third-round pick for losing cornerback Aqib Talib to the Denver Broncos in last year’s free agency. The seventh-round pick came from...
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Reggie Bush visiting the Patriots

The New England Patriots and free agent running back Reggie Bush are meeting Friday, according to ESPN’s Field Yates. Bush was released by the Detroit Lions last month.  The 30-year-old rushed for 1,006 yards in 2013, but he battled constant ankle injuries this past season and totaled just 550 total yards in 2014. Bush also had 506 yards receiving with three touchdowns in...
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Six Points About The Eagles Signing DeMarco Murry *and* Ryan Matthews

Ride, TakenPart of the presumed goal last week (you remember last week, right? We were all so much younger then) was that the Philadelphia Eagles were not going to spend so much money at running back, which has become the most fungible position in the NFL. Instead, they were going to become more like the ever-imitated New England Patriots, who would do stunt work like picking up...
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LeGarrette Blount Puts out Confusing Tweet About Going to Arizona

In first reading New England Patriots’ running back LeGarrette Blount’s tweet, one is led to the conclusion that he is visiting or perhaps signing on with the Arizona Cardinals. Arizona here I come!!! Let's gooo!!!! — LeGarrette Blount (@LG_Blount) March 10, 2015 Then there is this from NFL’s Albert Breer as he looks to set the record straight. As @MikeGarafolo said,...
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Shane Vereen squashes rumor he wants $5 million per season

New England Patriots’ running back Shane Vereen set the record straight himself directly via Twitter in regards to rumors that he is seeking a $5 million annual contract. Haha not true but who wouldn't be?!?! RT @_D_Flo: “@jeffphowe: Source: @ShaneVereen34 hopeful for $5 … http://t.co/GMrXQZenQU — Shane Vereen (@ShaneVereen34) February 26, 2015   Vereen is slated...
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Kevin Colbert: Steelers Have No Regrets In Waiving RB LeGarrette Blount

It’s been three months exactly since the Pittsburgh Steelers waived disgruntled running back LeGarrette Blount after he walked off the field prior to the game against the Tennessee Titans ending. Even though Blount went on to re-sign and win a championship with the New England Patriots, general manager Kevin Colbert still doesn’t regret his decision […] Kevin Colbert: Steelers...
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February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots’ 2015 Running Back Outlook: Shane Vereen Set To Earn Big Pay Day

Editor’s note: NESN.com will go position by position to break down the Patriots’ depth chart heading into the 2015 offseason. Next up: the running backs. The New England Patriots are very fortunate that LeGarrette Blount decided to walk out on the Pittsburgh Steelers. The story is well told by now: Blount walked off the field prematurely during the Steelers’ Week 11 win, Pittsburgh...
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February 10, 2015  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount, Brandon Bolden Apologize For Holding Up T-Shirt At Parade

LeGarrette Blount and Brandon Bolden had a lot of fun at the New England Patriots’ Super Bowl parade Wednesday, but some people weren’t too happy that it was at the expense of Marshawn Lynch. The Patriots running backs were photographed holding up a shirt that said “B—h Mode,” a play on the Seattle Seahawks’ running back’s “Beast Mode...
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February 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon Bolden, LeGarrette Blount discuss Lynch shirt

LeGarrette Blount and Brandon Bolden both tweeted to address/apologize for the Marshawn Lynch T-shirt they were seen holding up during the Patriots’ championship parade Wednesday. Both Bolden and Blount were seen holding up shirts that said, ******** Mode” on them, which was a reference to Lynch’s “Beast Mode” nickname. After he started receiving attention for...Read More
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February 05, 2015  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount Swears He Has “100% Respect” For Marshawn Lynch

For real?!?! WOW…… OK Blount I see u pic.twitter.com/kNXMyQynIy — Sea«206»Hawks™ (@206fts) February 4, 2015 Yesterday, during the Patriots’ Super Bowl parade, LeGarrette Blount was photographed holding a ******** Mode” t-shirt, a rather obvious reference to Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch. The moment wasn’t lost on Twitter as the photo went viral and...
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February 05, 2015  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount defends 'B***h Mode’ shirt, praises Marshawn Lynch (photo)

LeGarrette Blount certainly appeared to be taking a pretty frontal shot at Marshawn Lynch during the New England Patriots’ Super Bowl victory parade on Wednesday. But to hear it from the Pats running back, he has nothing but respect for Lynch, despite proudly holding up a shirt featuring a not-so-flattering take on the Seattle Seahawks...Read More The post LeGarrette Blount defends...
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February 05, 2015  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount Mocks Marshawn Lynch with “B**** Mode” T-Shirt

It was pretty much a free for all as the New England Patriots paraded through downtown Boston on Wednesday for their Super Bowl victory parade. There was dancing, shouting, stripping and apparently new clothing merchandise revealed. Here’s Patriots’ running back LeGarrette Blount waiving around a “B**** Mode” t-shirt complete with Seattle Seahawks’ running back Marshawn...
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February 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots RB LeGarrette Blount Flaunts ******** Mode’ Shirt During Parade

The New England Patriots had their championship parade Wednesday and not only did it look like running back LeGarrette Blount had a good time celebrating during the festivities, he also managed to take a shot at Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch in the process. Blount, who signed back with the Patriots after being waived […] Patriots RB LeGarrette Blount Flaunts **...
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February 04, 2015  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount throws shade at Marshawn Lynch with ‘B-tch Mode’ T-shirt

As if it weren’t already bad enough that the Seahawks took a major punch to the gut with the way they lost the Super Bowl, now the Patriots are kicking them while they’re down. The Pats had their championship parade on Wednesday (cue the duck boats) and some players were seen holding up “B-tch Mode”...Read More
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February 04, 2015  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount Trolls The **** Out Of Marshawn Lynch

.@ReyGoober This pic.twitter.com/O1czqym2zJ — Jose Rivera (@Jose8BS) February 4, 2015 LeGarrette Blount may have not put up the numbers that Marshawn Lynch did during the Super Bowl but the Patriots won the game, so Blount got to do the trash-talking (or, in this case, t-shirt waving) on the day of the Patriots Super Bowl parade. Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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February 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Five worst performances from Super Bowl XLIX

It’s really hard to point out five players from Super Bowl XLIX who struggled the most. This was one of the most competitive Super Bowls in the recent history of the league. It was also decided on a bad play-call from the Seattle Seahawks coaching staff. However, there were some players on both teams that simply didn’t perform on the league’s biggest stage. From New England...
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February 03, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Patriots 'Belichick-ize' Will Ferrell's hoodie on Fallon

The New England Patriots wasted no time making the celebratory rounds after winning the Super Bowl. Just hours after defeating the Seattle Seahawks in one of the best Super Bowl games of all time, a few Patriots made swung by a live edition of “The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon.” Brandon LaFell, Danny Amendola and LeGarrette Blount made the quick appearance, and as you might...
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February 02, 2015  |  Discuss

New England’s Hottest Cheerleading Pair: Aly and Camile

    Shocking News Alert! Deflated footballs do give the users a competitive advantage, however, they do not help your defense nor do they matter when running the football. LeGarrette Blount rushed for 148 yards and three scores. Yes, they probably cheated but they could have used nerf footballs and still won. The size of the shoe doesn’t matter when getting your ass kicked....
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

The 13 things we want to see in Super Bowl XLIX

From 2 of the greatest corners of a generation meeting up to defiance of Marshawn and LeGarrette, here's 11 things we want to see happen in Super Bowl XLIV. The post Here’s The 13 Things We’d Like To See In Super Bowl XLIX appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
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January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount’s Marijuana Charge Dropped Before Super Bowl XLIX

This embed is invalid" /> PITTSBURGH — Prosecutors have dropped a marijuana charge against New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount that stemmed from an August arrest with former Pittsburgh Steelers teammate Le’Veon Bell. West View District Judge Richard Opiela told Blount at a court appearance last month that the misdemeanor marijuana...
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January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Prelude To A Title - Part 5: Blount Where He Belongs, Ready For Shot At The Title

"Pittsburgh had a golden opportunity to feature the heftiest, most powerful running attack in the NFL with both Bell and Blount, but once the season started and Bell became the "Bell Cow", it was just a matter of time before the lack of playing time for Blount became a problem - and it came to a head on Monday night when Blount received no carries, on top of getting just two...
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January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots RB LeGarrette Blount Has Drug Charge Withdrawn

After completing 50 hours of community service, New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount has had his drug charge withdrawn, according to KDKA. Blount, who started the 2014 season as a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers, incurred the charge when he and running back Le’Veon Bell were stopped Aug. 20 on McKnight Road in Ross […] Patriots RB LeGarrette Blount Has Drug...
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January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Top 20 Players of Super Bowl XLIX

Nothing seems more natural than watching a game because of its stars, and the top players in the Super Bowl matchup between the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks may be the most compelling collection of athletes playing against each other this year. Taking a look at who those players also happens to be one of the best ways to truly get a feel for the matchup and how each...
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January 28, 2015  |  Discuss
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