LeGarrette Blount Signed By Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Good Move or Bad?

September 6, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

LeGarrette Blount capped his preseason by finding a new home with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Blount, more famous for an on-field sucker punch now than for anything he did with a football in his hands, was waived by the Tennessee Titans this past weekend when they cut the roster down to 53 men.
Blount showed talent, but he also showed his explosive temper might not be entirely tamed as he punched teammate Eric Bakhtiari in the helmet during training camp.
Blount initially made the 53-man roster on Saturday, but was cut on Sunday after the Titans made two waiver wire pickups.
Blount went 118 yards on 31 carries in the preseason, which isn't bad, but it obviously wasn't enough to make a roster that features Chris Johnson and his 2,000-yard performance in 2009.
Now that Blount has made an NFL roster, the question now is if this was a good or bad move for the Buccaneers, who were one of the league's bigger disappointments in 2009.
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