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LeGarrette Blount

29
RB
Height: 
6-0

Weight:

250

Age

29
Oregon
7 Years Pro

2015 Season

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  • yds703
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LeGarrette Blount was signed by the New England Patriots as a free agent on Nov. 20, 2014 ... Originally signed by Tennessee as a rookie free agent (4/26/10) ...

Gameday Photos

Biography

CAREER TRANSACTIONS

LeGarrette Blount was signed by the New England Patriots as a free agent on Nov. 20, 2014 ... Originally signed by Tennessee as a rookie free agent (4/26/10) ... Released by Tennessee (9/5/10) ... Claimed off waivers and awarded to Tampa Bay from Tennessee (9/6/10) ... Acquired by New England from Tampa Bay in a trade in exchange for RB Jeff Demps and a 2013 seventh round draft selection (4/27/13) ... Signed by Pittsburgh as an unrestricted free agent from New England (3/28/14) ... Released by Pittsburgh (11/18/14).

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Led all rookie running backs in rushing, posting 1,007 yards in 2010 and became only the second undrafted rookie running back to have a 1,000 yard season in league history.
  • Named NFL Offensive Rookie of the Month for December/January 2010 after posting a league-high 511 yards in the final five games of the season.
  • Was named the FedEx Ground Player of the Week following his career-high 164-yard performance vs. Seattle (12/26/10).

SEASONAL REVIEWS

2015 (12/6)

  • Was placed on injured reserve prior to the Week 14 game vs. Tennessee (12/20).
  • Started at running back and rushed 10 times for 53 yards, including a 17-yard rush in the first quarter that marked the longest running play of the game in the win at Houston (12/13), before leaving the game with a hip injury in the second quarter.
  • Started at running back and rushed 13 times for 54 yards vs. Philadelphia 12/6.
  • Started at running back and rushed nine times for 27 yards at Denver (11/29).
  • Started at running back in the win vs. Buffalo (11/23). Rushed 16 times for 56 yards and caught one pass for five yards.
  • Started at running back and rushed 19 times for 66 yards and one touchdown. Also caught two passes for 11 yards in the win at N.Y. Giants (11/15).
  • Posted the first 100-yard rushing game for the Patriots this season, and the 10th of his career with 129 yards and a 5-yard touchdown on 29 rushes in the win vs. Washington (11/8). His 29 attempts mark a career high for Blount.
  • Made his first start of the season in the win vs. Miami (10/29). Rushed for 72 yards on 17 carries and caught one pass for two yards.
  • Rushed three times for a loss of three yards in the win vs. the New York Jets (10/25).
  • Rushed for 93 yards on 16 carries (5.8 avg.), including a 38-yard touchdown in the second quarter, and caught one pass for an 11-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter of the win at Indianapolis. Blount's 38-yard scoring play marks the longest run by a Patriot in 2015 and his longest run since 9/21/14 at Carolina when he broke loose for 50 yards while playing for the Steelers. His 11-yard touchdown catch marks the first touchdown reception of his career. The last time a Patriot scored on a rushing touchdown and a receiving touchdown in the same game was on 1/13/13 when Shane Vereen caught two touchdown passes and ran for a third in the Patriots postseason victory over the Texans.
  • Rushed for a 74 yards on 13 carries, including a 34 -yard run in the fourth quarter that helped set up a field goal in the win at Dallas (10-11).
  • Rushed for a team-high 78 yards on 18 carries including three second half touchdowns in the win vs. Jacksonville (9/27). His total of three rushing touchdowns ties the second-highest total in team history. Blount also caught 1 pass for 14 yards.
  • Made his season debut at Buffalo (9/20) and carried the ball twice for four yards (2.0 avg.).
  • Suspended for the season opener vs. Pittsburgh (9/10) due to a violation of the NFL’s substance abuse policy.

2014 (5/1, 3/0)

  • Led the team with 14 carries for 40 yards in the Super Bowl XLIX win vs. Seattle (2/1/15).
  • Became the Patriots all-time postseason rushing touchdown leader with seven career scores after carrying 30 times for 148 yards and three touchdowns in the AFC Championship win vs. Indianapolis (1/18/15).
  • Ran three times for one yard in the AFC Divisional win vs. Baltimore (1/10/15).
  • Returned from injury and led the team with 10 carries for 62 yards vs. Buffalo (12/28).
  • Inactive at N.Y. Jets (12/21) due to injury.
  • Carried eight times for 17 yards and one touchdown and added two catches for seven yards in the win vs. Miami (12/14).
  • Made his first start of the season in the win at San Diego (12/7), rushing 20 times for 66 yards. Also caught his first passes of the season, finishing with two catches for 11 yards.
  • Led the Patriots in rushing for the second straight game at Green Bay (11/30), finishing with 58 yards on 10 carries.
  • Made his Patriots season debut in the win vs. Detroit (11/23), leading the team with 12 carries for 78 yards and two touchdowns.
  • Signed by New England as a free agent (11/20).

2014 (11/0 – Pittsburgh)

  • Played the first 11 games of the season with Pittsburgh, rushing 65 times for 266 yards and two touchdowns, with a long run of 50 yards. Also caught six passes for 36 yards and returned five kickoffs for 103 yards.
  • Recorded 10 carries for a season-high 118 yards at Carolina (9/21).
  • Scored a seven-yard rushing touchdown on his first carry as a Steeler vs. Cleveland (9/7).

2013 (16/7, 2/1)

  • Compiled a team-high 65 rushing yards on 14 carries vs. Tampa Bay (9/22).
  • Rushed nine times for 64 yards including a 47-yard touchdown scamper at Atlanta (9/29). The 47-yard rush was the longest touchdown run by the Patriots since LaMont Jordan had a 49-yard touchdown run at Oakland on Dec. 14, 2008. It was the longest run by a Patriots running back since Sammy Morris had a 55-yard run vs. Jacksonville on Dec. 27, 2009.
  • Made his first start for New England at Cincinnati (10/6), and led the team in rushing for the second straight game, compiling 51 yards on 12 carries.
  • Rushed five times for 47 yards and a touchdown vs. Pittsburgh (11/3).
  • Led the team with 12 carries for 44 yards and a touchdown at Houston (12/1).
  • Led the Patriots rushing attack with 76 yards on 16 carries and the third two-touchdown game of his career at Baltimore (12/22).
  • Set a new Patriots single-game record with 334 all-purpose yards, gaining yards 189 yards from scrimmage and adding 145 return yards vs. Buffalo (12/29). Added touchdown runs of 35 and 36 yards. Blount’s performance topped the 51-year-old team record set by Larry Garron on November 3, 1962, when Garron had 273 all-purpose yards at Buffalo. Blount’s 334 all-purpose yards ranks 11th in NFL history and is the highest total net yardage total by an NFL player in a game since Minnesota’s Adrian Peterson had 361 all-purpose yards on Oct. 14, 2007. The 189 rushing yards on 24 carries were the fifth-highest single-game total in Patriots history and the highest rushing total during Bill Belichick’s coaching tenure in New England. Was named AFC Offensive Player of the Week for his efforts.
  • Rushed 24 times for 166 yards and scored four rushing touchdowns vs, Indianapolis (1/11), to set a Patriots franchise record for most rushing touchdowns in a game (regular season or playoffs), and tallying the second most rushing touchdowns in a playoff game in NFL history. Blount’s 166 rushing yards tied Curtis Martin for the most rushing yards in a playoff game in Patriots history. His 73-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter was the second-longest run in team playoff history.
  • Blount’s 355 rushing yards in the regular season finale (189 vs. Buffalo on Dec. 29) and and Divisional Playoff (166 vs. Indianapolis on Jan. 11) is the highest consecutive game total in team history, besting Curtis Martin who rushed for 320 yards over a two-game stretch in 1997.

2012 (13/0 – Tampa Bay)

  • Played in 13 games, registering 41 carries for 151 yards and two touchdowns, in addition to one reception for two yards.
  • Rushed for his first touchdown of the season vs. Washington (9/30).
  • Posted a season-high 58 yards and a touchdown on seven carries vs. Kansas City (10/14).

2011 (14/14 – Tampa Bay)

  • Played and started 14 games, registering 184 rushes for 781 yards and five touchdowns, adding 15 receptions for 148 yards.
  • Tallied 71 yards and two touchdowns on 13 carries including the game-winning touchdown at Minnesota (9/18).
  • Posted a season-high 127 yards rushing on 25 carries vs. Indianapolis (10/3).
  • Earned the Pizza Hut NFL Player of the Year award for his 54-yard touchdown run vs. Green Bay (11/20), finishing with 107 yards on 18 carries.
  • Carried the ball 20 times for 103 yards and caught a career-high three passes for 56 yards, registering his second straight 100-yard game at Tennessee (11/27).

2010 (13/7 – Tampa Bay)

  • Went to training camp with Tennessee and was released and claimed by Tampa Bay before the start of the regular season.
  • Played in 13 games with seven starts, rushing for 1,007 yards and six touchdowns on 201 carries as a rookie; added five receptions for 14 yards.
  • Named to The Sporting News and PFW/PFWA All-Rookie Teams.
  • Named NFL Offensive Rookie of the Month for December/January 2010 after posting a league-high 511 yards in the final five games of the season.
  • Nominated for the Pepsi Rookie of the Week award four times.
  • Rushed for his first NFL touchdown in his NFL debut, with 27 yards on six carries vs. Pittsburgh (9/26).
  • Posted his first 100-yard game, rushing for 120 yards on 22 carries and a career-high two touchdowns at Arizona (10/31).
  • Made his first career start at San Francisco (11/21), rushing 26 times for 82 yards.
  • Recorded 20 carries for 103 yards and a touchdown vs. Atlanta (12/5).
  • Registered back-to-back 100-yard rushing games with 110 yards and a touchdown vs. Detroit (12/19) and a career-high 164 yards on 18 carries vs. Seattle (12/26).
  • Was named the FedEx Ground Player of the Week following his 164-yard performance vs. Seattle (12/26).

COLLEGE

  • Spent two seasons at Oregon following two years at East Mississippi Community College (Scooba, Miss.)
  • Rushed for a combined 3,358 yards and 37 touchdowns at the two schools, including 1,066 yards and 19 touchdowns in 16 games at Oregon.
  • Scored a school record 17 touchdowns as a junior in 2008 and was named All-Pac 10 honorable mention and won the Duane Cargill Award, given to Oregon’s impact player.
  • Posted 367 carries, 2,292 yards and 18 touchdowns in 17 games, in addition to 19 receptions for 283 yards and two scores at East Mississippi Community College.
  • Named a junior college All-American and first team all-state.

PERSONAL

  • Recorded three straight 1,000 yard rushing seasons at Taylor County High School (Perry, Fla.), where he was a four-year starter and was named second team all-state as a senior.
  • Has a son, LeGarrette Rashon Blount, Jr.
  • Majored in political science.

Stats

Career Stats

gamesrushingreceivingfumbles
seasonteamggsattydsavglngtdrecydsavglongtdfumlost
2015NE126165703-386643-14110
2014PIT11065266-502636-13011
2014NE5160281-343418-110--
2013NE167153772-477238-32032
2012TB13041151-35212-20--
2011TB1414184781-54515148-35053
2010TB1372011,007-536514-7043
TOTAL8693,961-543139299-351149

Recent Games

rushingreceivingfumbles
wkopresultattydsavglngtdrecydsavglongtdfumlost
17@MIAL 10-20
16@NYJL 20-26
15TENW 33-16
14@HOUW 27-61053-170-------
13PHIL 28-351354-100-------
12@DENL 24-30927-90-------
11BUFW 20-131656-17015-50--
10@NYGW 27-261966-131211-100--
9WASW 27-1029129-211-----10
8MIAW 36-71772-14012-20--
7NYJW 30-233-3-30-------
6@INDW 34-271693-381111-111--
5@DALW 30-61374-340-------
3JACW 51-171878-223114-140--
2@BUFW 40-3224-40-------
1PITW 28-21

rushing

yearteamgattatt/gydsavgyds/gtdlng1st1st%20+40+fum
2015NE1216513.87034.358.66383722.4401
2014PIT11655.92664.124.22501624.6111
2014NE560122814.756.23341423.3400
2013NE161539.6772548.37473522.9513
2012TB13413.21513.711.6235717.1100
2011TB1418413.17814.255.85543217.4413
2010TB1320115.51,007577.56533818.91033
TOTAL 8486910.33,9614.647.2315417920.629611

receiving

yearteamgrecydsavgyds/glngtd20+40+1stfum
2015NE126437.23.61410030
2014PIT1163663.31300030
2014NE54184.53.61100010
2013NE16238192.43201010
2012TB131220.2200000
2011TB14151489.910.63502062
2010TB135142.81.1700001
TOTAL 84392997.73.635130143

kick returns

yearteamgretydsavglngtd20+40+fcfum
2015NE12---------
2014PIT11510320.62903000
2014NE5---------
2013NE161749429.183014200
2012TB13---------
2011TB14---------
2010TB13---------
TOTAL 842259727.183017200

fumbles

yearteamgfumlostffown fropp frown ydsopp ydstdoobsftytb
2015NE1210-1-0-0000
2014PIT1111-----0000
2014NE5-------0---
2013NE1632-----0000
2012TB13-------0---
2011TB1453-----0000
2010TB1343-----0000
TOTAL 84149-10000000

defensive

yearteamgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
2015NE120---0------
2014PIT110---0------
2014NE50---0------
2013NE16110000-----
2012TB130---0------
2011TB14220000-----
2010TB13110000-----
TOTAL 84440000000-0
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rushing splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Buffalo Bills218603.31702
Dallas Cowboys113745.73402
Denver Broncos19273901
Houston Texans110535.31702
Indianapolis Colts116935.83812
Jacksonville Jaguars118784.32237
Miami Dolphins117724.21405
New York Giants119663.51314
New York Jets13-3-1300
Philadelphia Eagles113544.21004
Washington Redskins1291294.42118

rushing splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Outside Own Division81275744.538630
vs AFC Teams8913804.238419
vs NFC Teams4743234.434218
vs Own Division4381293.41707

rushing splits - split by MONTH

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
December2231074.71706
November4732783.821215
October4492364.83819
September220824.12237

rushing splits - split by STADIUM

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
AT&T Stadium113745.73402
Gillette Stadium696386422426
Lucas Oil Stadium116935.83812
MetLife Stadium119663.51314
NRG Stadium110535.31702
Ralph Wilson Stadium1242400
Sports Authority Field at Mile High19273901

rushing splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Losses222813.71005
Wins101436224.338632

rushing splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Mondays116563.51702
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)117724.21405
Sundays101325754.438630

receiving splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
Buffalo Bills215550-000
Dallas Cowboys1---------
Denver Broncos1---------
Houston Texans1---------
Indianapolis Colts111111111-100
Jacksonville Jaguars111414141-000
Miami Dolphins112220-000
New York Giants12115.5101-000
New York Jets1---------
Philadelphia Eagles1---------
Washington Redskins1---------

receiving splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
Outside Own Division84369143-100
vs AFC Teams84328142-100
vs NFC Teams42115.5101-000
vs Own Division4273.550-000

receiving splits - split by MONTH

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
December2---------
November43165.3101-000
October42136.5111-100
September211414141-000

receiving splits - split by STADIUM

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
AT&T Stadium1---------
Gillette Stadium63217141-000
Lucas Oil Stadium111111111-100
MetLife Stadium12115.5101-000
NRG Stadium1---------
Ralph Wilson Stadium1---------
Sports Authority Field at Mile High1---------

receiving splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
Losses2---------
Wins106437.2143-100

receiving splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
Mondays115550-000
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)112220-000
Sundays104369143-100

fumbles splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Buffalo Bills2------
Dallas Cowboys1------
Denver Broncos1------
Houston Texans1------
Indianapolis Colts1-----0
Jacksonville Jaguars1-----0
Miami Dolphins1------
New York Giants1-----0
New York Jets1------
Philadelphia Eagles1------
Washington Redskins110-1-0

fumbles splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Outside Own Division810-1-0
vs AFC Teams8-----0
vs NFC Teams410-1-0
vs Own Division4------

fumbles splits - split by MONTH

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
December2------
November410-1-0
October4-----0
September2-----0

fumbles splits - split by STADIUM

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
AT&T Stadium1------
Gillette Stadium610-1-0
Lucas Oil Stadium1-----0
MetLife Stadium1-----0
NRG Stadium1------
Ralph Wilson Stadium1------
Sports Authority Field at Mile High1------

fumbles splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Losses2------
Wins1010-1-0

fumbles splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Mondays1------
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)1------
Sundays1010-1-0
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