Buccaneers re-sign RB Blount

The Sports Xchange
The SportsXchangeMarch 9, 2013


The Tampa Bay Buccaneers re-signed running back LeGarrette Blount to a one-year deal on Saturday, according to multiple reports.
Blount is reportedly schedule to earn $1.75 million, including $1.25 million in base salary, $350,000 in a reporting bonus and a $150,000 workout bonus.
NBC Sports' Pro Football Talk reported that Tampa Bay considered using a first-round restricted free agent tender on Blount that would have paid him $2.8 million.
Blount had just 41 carries for 151 yards with two touchdowns in 13 games last season.