The Seattle Seahawks have reached a deal with Lumpkin. Seattle announced Friday it had agreed to terms with the backup running back, who spent the last two seasons with Tampa Bay. No details of Lumpkin's agreement were released.|||||||
Lumpkin appeared in all 16 games last season for the Buccaneers, although his opportunities were limited on the ground. He finished the year with 31 carries for 105 yards rushing, but was more of a factor in the passing game, catching 41 passes for 291 yards out of the backfield.
Lumpkin rushed for 31 yards and caught a team-best five passes for 30 yards in Sunday's 37-9 loss to Houston.|||||||
As long as LeGarrette Blount is healthy, Lumpkin doesn't seem to have much fantasy value for Tampa Bay's struggling offense.
Green Bay placed Lumpkin on injured reserve with a hamstring injury on Sunday.|||||||
Lumpkin had one carry for 19 yards and three receptions for 22 yards on the season for Green Bay.