The Pittsburgh Steelers have come to terms with former New England Patriot running back LeGarrette Blount Friday afternoon.
Steelers signed former Patriots RB LeGarrette Blount to a two-year deal, as @RavensInsider reported.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 28, 2014
Blount is a big, powerful back weighing in at 245 lbs and standing an inch over six feet.
Blount started his career in Tampa Bay before heading to New England last season where he compiled 772 yards and seven touchdowns while averaging an impressive five yards per carry.
Blount would be expected to spell second year back Le’Veon Bell in the Pittsburgh backfield.
The dollar amount of the contract is unknown at this time, but it is known that the deal is good for two years.