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New England Patriots


Leon Washington

Leon Washington - RB

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 8"/ 203 lbs.
Birthday 08/29/1982
Birthplace Jacksonville, FL
College Florida State
Years played 8
Drafted 2006, 4th round, 20th pick by Jets

Patriots insist Super Bowl XLII is history

Posted Jan. 25, 2012 @ 3:02 p.m. ET
Julian Edelman's recollections of Super Bowl XLII aren't that different from those of the majority of the viewers who tuned in to that game.

Brady, Belichick cement place in history

Posted Jan. 25, 2012 @ 1:05 p.m. ET
Regardless of whatever else might happen in their lives, Tom Brady and Bill Belichick are forever joined at the hip.

Rematch presents a reel horror show for Patriots

Posted Jan. 24, 2012 @ 7:40 p.m. ET
New Englanders will be subjected to watching David Tyree's catch in Super Bowl XLII a painful number of times before Super Bowl XLVI begins.

Super Bowl seat capacity not final

Posted Jan. 24, 2012 @ 7:09 p.m. ET
One year after hundreds of ticketed fans were left without seats at Cowboys Stadium, Super Bowl organizers have added only 254 temporary seats to Lucas Oil Stadium.

Patriots' play in the trenches gives them shot at revenge

Posted Jan. 24, 2012 @ 6:33 p.m. ET
With physical and mental toughness displayed late in Sunday's game, the Pats escaped with a win to advance to the Super Bowl.

Reflecting on conference title-game goats

Posted Jan. 23, 2012 @ 10:48 p.m. ET
Tom Danyluk wonders whether Ravens PK Billy Cundiff or 49ers PR Kyle Williams will ever live down their gaffes that cost their teams a possible trip to the Super Bowl.

Offenses ruled regular season; defenses controlling playoffs

Posted Jan. 23, 2012 @ 1:57 p.m. ET
Championship Sunday reminded us once again that it's defense, as Patriots NT Vince Wilfork demonstrated, and special teams that win championships.

Shorts and Shells: Conference championship edition

Posted Jan. 23, 2012 @ 4:06 a.m. ET
Joe Flacco stood tall in the Ravens' AFC title-game loss; special teams are the difference in Niners-Giants; Vince Wilfork's monster game; and more.

Patriots' road to Super Bowl XLVI

Posted Jan. 22, 2012 @ 11:41 p.m. ET
After New England held on to edge the Ravens, PFW takes a look back at how the Pats ended up in Super Bowl XLVI by looking at their week-by-week results.

Readers anticipated Patriots-Giants rematch

Posted Jan. 22, 2012 @ 10:48 p.m. ET
Respondents to a PFW web poll asking, "What is the most likely matchup for Super Bowl XLVI?" believed the Patriots and Giants would reach the big game.

Patriots players of the week: AFC championship

Posted Jan. 22, 2012 @ 9:12 p.m. ET
DT Vince Wilfork led a spirited defensive effort in the Patriots' AFC championship win over the Ravens.

Patriots hold on for win to advance to Super Bowl

Posted Jan. 22, 2012 @ 6:48 p.m. ET
Tom Brady's one-yard TD run ended up being the game-winning score as the Patriots edged the Ravens 23-20 to win their fifth AFC championship in 11 seasons.

Championship live fantasy updates

Posted Jan. 22, 2012 @ 2:14 p.m. ET
The latest injury news and fantasy updates for championship weekend.   

Ochocinco among Patriots' inactives

Posted Jan. 22, 2012 @ 1:37 p.m. ET
The Patriots and Ravens released their inactives for Sunday's AFC championship game and WR Chad Ochocinco is among them.

Patriots-Ravens prediction

Posted Jan. 22, 2012 @ 2:07 a.m. ET
PFW associate editor and Patriots writer Kevin Fishbain believes the Patriots will get revenge and beat Baltimore in the AFC championship game.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 14, 2013
The Patriots announced the signing of Washington, who has played seven seasons with the New York Jets and Seattle Seahawks.||||||| Washington, 30, is a former fourth-round draft choice from Florida State who shares the NFL record of eight career kickoff returns for touchdowns. He was selected to the Pro Bowl in 2008 and 2012.
Posted June 22, 2010
Seahawks coach Pete Carroll says Washington will be ready for the start of training camp despite having a metal rod in his leg.||||||| Carroll said Tuesday during Seattle's final minicamp before the preseason starts in late July that the team will be very careful in the early days of camp with Washington, a 2008 All-Pro with the New York Jets. But Carroll says Washington is ahead of his recovery schedule from a compound fracture of the tibia and fibula in his right leg last October.
Posted April 24, 2010
The New York Jets have traded Washington and a seventh-round pick to the Seattle Seahawks for a fifth-round draft pick.||||||| The popular Washington is recovering from a broken right leg. He was dealt Saturday a few hours after the Seahawks acquired running back LenDale White from Tennessee. Washington was made expendable when the Jets traded up in the fourth round and drafted Southern California running back Joe McKnight. Washington, a former Pro Bowl kick returner, suffered a compound fracture of the tibia and fibula at Oakland on Oct. 25, and missed the rest of the season.
Posted April 15, 2010
Washington has signed his tender contract offer with the New York Jets, and hopes to be recovered from a broken right leg in time for training camp.||||||| Washington, a fourth-round pick in 2006, received a second-round tender last month worth $1.759 million. The former Pro Bowl kick returner suffered a compound fracture of the tibia and fibula at Oakland on Oct. 25, and missed the rest of the season. He has been training at the Athletes' Performance-Andrews Institute in Pensacola, Fla., for the past five weeks.
Posted April 14, 2010
Two people familiar with the deal tell The Associated Press that Washington, a restricted free agent recovering from a broken right leg, will sign his tender contract offer with the New York Jets.||||||| Washington, a fourth-round pick in 2006, received a second-round tender last month worth $1.759 million. The former Pro Bowl kick returner suffered a compound fracture of the tibia and fibula at Oakland on Oct. 25, and missed the rest of the season.

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