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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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LeGarrette Blount's signing “could impact” Lions' draft plans

NBCSports.com - 19 Apr 2018
The Lions have finished last in rushing two of the past three seasons; Blount is 31; and Ameer Abdullah, who failed to handle the starting role last season, faces an uncertain future. Georgia's Nick Chubb and USC's Ronald Jones are among the backs who ...
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Could Auburn's Kamryn Pettway be the next LeGarrette Blount?

AL.com - 18 Apr 2018
Could Auburn running back Kamryn Pettway be the next LeGarrette Blount? ESPN NFL Draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr. recalled the former Oregon running back's name when discussing Pettway's draft stock during a pre-draft teleconference on Wednesday. "I ...
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Patricia 'very excited' to have LeGarrette Blount in Detroit

detroitlions.com - 29 Mar 2018
Blount rushed for 1,161 yards and 18 touchdowns as the lead back for the Patriots in 2016. “I think on the field, all the things he brings kind of speaks for itself,” Patricia said. “I think he's a guy that's extremely hard to tackle. He's a large man ...
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New Lions RB LeGarrette Blount is still a 'dynamic' back

MLive.com - 30 Mar 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. -- The Eagles let LeGarrette Blount walk after a year in Philadelphia. But don't let that fool you. All signs indicate the new Lions running back still has a whole lot left. "They're getting a big, physical guy," Eagles coach Doug ...
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Detroit Lions: LeGarrette Blount has plenty left in the tank

Sidelion Report - 31 Mar 2018
Detroit inked former Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patroits running back LeGarrette Blount to a one-year, $2 million contract earlier this month. Blount can earn $2.5 million more if he meets certain incentives this upcoming season. Blount is a ...
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Lions' offense could benefit from Blount's experience

detroitlions.com - 17 Apr 2018
“I think as far as his experience in games that he's played in for as long as he's played at the level he's played at is going to bring a lot to that room, to our offense and to our team,” Stafford said. Blount has rushed for 100 yards in a game 17 ...
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Detroit Lions: LeGarrette Blount predicted to rush for 1000 yards

Sidelion Report - 30 Mar 2018
With the signing of LeGarrette Blount this offseason, will the Detroit Lions post their first 1,000 yard rusher in nearly five years? Running the football hasn't been a priority for the Detroit Lions as of late. That hasn't been for a lack of trying ...
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Taylor County Recognizes LeGarrette Blount Friday In Perry

WTXL ABC 27 - 24 Mar 2018
PERRY, Fl. (WTXL) - It was a special day in Perry Friday, as former Taylor County Bulldog LeGarrette Blount was back in town for a big weekend to honor him. The three time Super Bowl Champion's #32 jersey was retired, and on Saturday, a parade to ...
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New Detroit Lions signings select their jersey numbers

MLive.com - 16 Apr 2018
Running back LeGarrette Blount is one of several new additions the Detroit Lions made in free agency this spring.( AP Photo ). Comment. By Nate Atkins · natkins@mlive.com. The Lions are through the first several waves of free agency. They aren't ...
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Lions won't close door on Abdullah despite addition of Blount

The Detroit News - 27 Mar 2018
Orlando, Fla. – The rave reviews continue to come in for LeGarrette Blount, the Detroit Lions' newest running back. But the team's brass, namely general manager Bob Quinn, isn't closing the door on continued contributions from last year's starter ...
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Why Eagles prioritize Darren Sproles over LeGarrette Blount

FanRag Sports (blog) - 28 Mar 2018
Instead of retaining leading rusher LeGarrette Blount, the Eagles let the bruising veteran halfback — who scored a touchdown in all three postseason games — walk in free agency to the Lions. On Tuesday, at the NFL's owners meetings in Orlando ...
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Lions to use running back by committee

FantasyPros - 11 Apr 2018
When LeGarrette Blount was acquired, most expected him to take the early-down work from Ameer Abdullah, but the Lions were never going to abandon their second-round pick from just a few years ago. With that being said, the Lions could also be drafting ...
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On the clock …

Virginian-Pilot - 22 Apr 2018
31. NEW ENGLAND: QB Mason Rudolph, Oklahoma State (Karen Guregian, Boston Herald) — While the Patriots need a left tackle to replace Nate Solder and more help at linebacker, they also have to find Tom Brady's successor. And maybe sooner than expected ...

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