LEGARRETTE BLOUNT NEWS

Will The League Want A Patriots-Steelers Season Opener With Blount And Bell Now Suspended?

After the New England Patriots won the Super Bowl back in February, many quickly speculated that they would kick off the 2015 regular-season by hosting the Pittsburgh Steelers. However, now that it is being reported that Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount and Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell will both miss the season-opener due to suspensions, […] Will The League Want...
Via Steelers Depot
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Le’Veon Bell suspended three games

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell has been suspended three games by the NFL for his arrest back in 2014. Bell was arrested and charged with marijuana possession and DUI while riding along with former teammate LeGarrette Blount, who was suspended for the Patriots regular season opener. ESPN’s Adam Schefter first reported the news and […]
Via Full Scale Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Should Get Long Delayed Answer On Le’Veon Bell’s Discipline Soon

The NFL revealed yesterday that New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount will be suspended for the opening game of the 2015 season as a result of his actions back in August while he was still a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers organization. This should, hopefully, mean that the Steelers will get some answers in […] Steelers Should Get Long Delayed Answer On Le’Veon...
Via Steelers Depot
12 days ago  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount Suspended For Week One

The news came out late Tuesday afternoon that Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount would be suspended for the first game of the 2015 season, due to his violation of the leagues substance abuse policy last summer. Blount and then Pittsburgh Steelers teammate Le'Veon Bell, where arrested on August 20th of 2014. They were pulled over at a traffic stop when a police officer found...
Via Pro Football Spot
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Pats' Blount to miss 1 game for substance abuse violation

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount has been suspended for the first game next season for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy. The league announced the suspension without pay Tuesday without saying when the violation occurred. Blount was arrested last August for possession of marijuana while with Pittsburgh. Steelers running back Le...
Via AP on Fox
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots' LeGarrette Blount suspended for first game of 2015 season

New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount has been suspended for the first game of the 2015 NFL season, a league spokesman said on Tuesday. FOX Sports 1 NFL Insider Mike Garafolo is reporting that Blount's suspension is for a violation of the league's substance abuse policy.   The suspension likely stems from an incident during the 2014 season when Blount was still with...
Via Fox Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount suspended for regular season opener

New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount has been suspended for the 2016 regular season opener stemming back to his marijuana arrest in 2014 when he was with the Pittsburgh Steelers. The league announced that the suspension for Blount comes as a violation of the NFL’s substance abuse policy. Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports first reported the suspension. […]
Via Full Scale Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots’ LeGarrette Blount suspended one game

New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount has been suspended without pay for the 2015 regular-season opener. Blount’s suspension is for a violation of the NFL’s substance abuse policy.  He will lose $48,685 in base salary as part of the suspension, in addition to a $6,250 per-game roster bonus. The 28-year-old Blount was playing for the Pittsburgh Steelers when...
Via Sports-Glory
13 days ago  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount Suspended One Game For Violating Substance Abuse Policy

The New England Patriots will need to find a new starting running back to begin the 2015 NFL season. LeGarrette Blount is suspended one game for violating the league’s substance abuse policy, according to an NFL spokesperson. Blount, then a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers, was arrested in August 2014 with teammate Le’Veon Bell for marijuana possession. Since Blount’s suspension...
Via NESN.com
13 days ago  |  Discuss

League Suspends Patriots RB LeGarrette Blount For One Game

The New England Patriots will be without the services of running back LeGarrette Blount at the start of the 2015 season as the league announced Tuesday that he has been suspended for one game for violating the league’s substance abuse policy. Blount, who spent the first half of the 2014 season with the Pittsburgh Steelers […] League Suspends Patriots RB LeGarrette Blount For...
Via Steelers Depot
13 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL suspends Patriots LeGarrette Blount one game

The National Football League announced on Tuesday that it has suspended New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount for the first game of the 2015 regular season. The suspension stems from an incident when Blount was with the Pittsburgh Steelers last summer. He was pulled over with then teammate Le’Veon Bell and cited for possession of marijuana. The two were pulled over...
Via Sportsnaut
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: New England Patriots running back suspended for season opener

The New England Patriots will be without one of their better running backs to start 2015. NFL says it has suspended Patriots RB LeGarrette Blount for this year's regular-season opener. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 7, 2015 Schefter provided no immediate reason for the suspension. Blount had marijuana chargers against him dropped on January 30; those stemmed from an arrest...
Via cover32
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots RB LeGarrette Blount Suspended One Game For Violating Substances Abuse Policy

The NFL has suspended Patriots RB LeGarrette Blount one game without pay for violating the league’s Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse, per Kimberly Martin. Blount will be able to participate in the Patriots offseason work outs and preseason games. The post Patriots RB LeGarrette Blount Suspended One Game For Violating Substances Abuse Policy appeared first on NFL Trade Rumors -.
Via NFL Trade Rumors
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Pre-Snap Defensive Clues: Personnel Groups

This is Part 2 of a 3-part series on how defensive players use pre-snap information to get an edge on an offense.  If you missed the first piece on down and distance, you can catch up here http://www.footballbyfootball.com/column/pre-snap-defensive-clues-down-distance.  Down and distance is obviously something that's apparent as soon as a previous play is completed.  The next...
Via Football By Football
13 days ago  |  Discuss

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,...
Via Sportsnaut
March 11, 2015  |  Discuss

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...
Via Sportsnaut
February 27, 2015  |  Discuss

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...
Via Steelers Depot
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...
Via NESN.com
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...
Via NESN.com
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
Via Larry Brown Sports
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...
Via Next Impulse Sports
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...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
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...
Via Sportsnaut
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 **...
Via Steelers Depot
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
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 04, 2015  |  Discuss
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