Blount gives shoutout to Steelers star in first game back with Patriots

BY Sid Saraf • November 23, 2014

LeGarrette Blount has to be a happy man.

The running back was released by the Pittsburgh Steelers earlier this week, but was quickly grabbed by former team, the New England Patriots. And because last week's starter Jonas Gray was seemingly benched after being late to practice, Blount got some serious playing time on Sunday against the Detroit Lions.

He made the most of it, reaching the end zone for a first-half touchdown. But don't think Blount has cut all his Pittsburgh ties yet, as he paid tribute to his now ex-teammate Antonio Brown with his touchdown dance:

Not a bad version. But there's nothing like the original:

Welcome home, LeGarrette.