Patriots Blount named AFC Offensive Player of Week


Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount has been named AFC Offensive Player of the Week for week 17 of the NFL season.  Blount ran for 189 yards and 2 TD's in the Pats 34-20 win over Buffalo.  Blount racked up 334 total yards from scrimmage, including two long kickoff returns of 83 and 62 yards.

New England has a first round bye in the AFC Playoffs and will face Cincinnati, Indianapolis or Kansas City in the Divisional Round on Saturday, January 11th at 8:15pm in Foxboro.