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Ex-Duck LeGarrette Blount signs with the Detroit Lions

OregonLive.com - 17 Mar 2018
Ex-Duck LeGarrette Blount signs with the Detroit Lions. Updated March 17, 2018 at 10:59 AM ; Posted March 17, 2018 at 8:59 AM. Free agent running back LeGarrette Blount signed a one-year, $2 million deal with the Detroit Lions, the team announced ...
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Peter King explains why LeGarrette Blount is special

247Sports - 21 Aug 2018
The Detroit Lions went out and signed LeGarrette Blount early in free agency, checking off a big team need in the process and adding a guy who was one of the most durable, toughest bowling ball type runners in the entire league. And if it seemed like a ...
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LeGarrette Blount's long-running story continues in Detroit

The Boston Globe - 14 Aug 2018
Sign up for Globe sports email alerts. ALLEN PARK, Mich. — Tom Brady hasn't won three of the last four Super Bowls. Bill Belichick hasn't, either. The Patriots fell just short in their quest last February, losing to the Eagles in Super Bowl LII. Only ...
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2018 Camp Spotlight: LeGarrette Blount

detroitlions.com - 02 Aug 2018
View photos of running back LeGarrette Blount from Day 6 of 2018 Detroit Lions Training Camp presented by Rocket Mortgage. Detroit Lions running back LeGarrette Blount (29) spins off running backs coach David Walker during training camp practice on ...
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Lions' LeGarrette Blount: Efficient in preseason opener

CBSSports.com - 11 Aug 2018
Blount suited up for Friday's preseason opener against the Raiders and rushed five times for 21 yards. Blount got the start but didn't see a whole lot of work, as the Lions took it easy on a number of their first-string players, including quarterback ...
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LeGarrette Blount gains 32 yards in Lions second preseason game

FantasyPros - 18 Aug 2018
Most of Blount's carries came in the second half with the second-team. He was unable to break off any long runs and was held to 2.9 YPC. Blount will be the primary backup to Kerryon Johnson and likely get some work in short yardage situations although ...
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Detroit Lions 53-man roster projection 2.0

MLive.com - 20 Aug 2018
In: LeGarrette Blount, Kerryon Johnson, Theo Riddick, Ameer Abdullah, Nick Bellore (FB). Out: Zach Zenner, Dwayne Washington. Injured: Nick Bawden. Change: None. Breakdown: The Lions started Ameer Abdullah against the Giants, perhaps showcasing ...
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Camp Spotlight: Running back LeGarrette Blount

detroitlions.com - 03 Aug 2018
Outlook: Blount was a key free-agent signing for the Detroit Lions this offseason. Detroit was last in the NFL in rushing a year ago, and last in converting on 3rd & short and 4th & short situations. In Blount, Detroit has a nearly 250-pound tank that ...
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TIM AND MIKE: Training camp Day 12 observations

detroitlions.com - 13 Aug 2018
Not just a power back: Veteran running back LeGarrette Blount has a reputation as a thumping power back at nearly 250 pounds, but during one-on-one passing drills against the linebackers on Monday, he showed off his quickness and wiggle against the ...
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Detroit Lions training camp observations: Intensity up vs. Raiders

Detroit Free Press - 07 Aug 2018
In the goal-line period, the Raiders stuffed LeGarrette Blount on consecutive runs. From the 2-yard line, Blount tried plowing up the middle, but gained about a yard. On the next play, from the 1, officials marked him down inches short of the goal line ...
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Fantasy Football 2018: Beware of these running back battles

Allentown Morning Call - 18 Aug 2018
LeGarrette Blount's departure to the Lions opens the door to a host of touches near the goal line. Jay Ajayi will be a huge sleeper if Philly entrusts him with the bulk of the red zone touches, but Super Bowl hero Corey Clement will be a factor as well ...
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Philadelphia Eagles: Keeping Wendell Smallwood doesn't make sense

Inside the Iggles - 22 Aug 2018
Even if he comes out on top of the backup running back competition, Wendell Smallwood could still remain on the chopping block. The 2018 preseason has not treated the Philadelphia Eagles too well. As injuries continue to pile up, it is making decisions ...
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4 slumping fantasy football players should return to form in 2018

Chicago Tribune - 10 Aug 2018
A full offseason to become integrated into the Eagles' Super Bowl-winning scheme, plus the departure of LeGarrette Blount, would seem to portend more trips to the end zone. In 2017, Ajayi only had one carry from the opponent's 5-yard line, and none ...

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