Leonard Fournette, star of the NFL, was saved from death on the morning of Tuesday, June 27, after his car caught fire while traveling on the highway.
Leonard Fournette, who was proclaimed NFL champion with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the 2020 season, shared through social networks the accident in which he was about to die.
“Man, it was one of those days, but I want to thank God, my car caught fire while driving it. But, I am still blessed,” the 28-year-old wrote.
So far, it is unknown why the luxury SUV the seventh-year veteran was traveling in caught fire.
Fournette is still waiting to sign with a new team for the next season in the gridiron, after being cut by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in March of this year.
🚨🤯 La camioneta de Leonard Fournette se incendió mientras manejaba hoy por la autopista, afortunadamente pudo salir ileso.
— Sangre NFL💉🏈 (@SangreNFL) June 27, 2023
Leonard Fournette could sign with the Miami Dolphins ahead of the 2023 NFL season
Leonard Fournette, an NFL star who is adrift after being released from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, could sign with the Miami Dolphins ahead of the 2023 season.
In recent weeks, the running back drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars dedicated himself to throwing flowers at The Magic City organization, in an interview for Sports Illustrated.
Mike McDaniel, coach of the Miami Dolphins; He would not see with evil eyes the incorporation of the seventh-year veteran to his ranks, with the intention of strengthening his body of runners.
The only thing that would not completely convince McDaniel, is that Fournette comes from a campaign in which he has suffered from several injuries that ended up affecting his performance.
Leonardo Fournette: NFL career statistics
Teams: Jacksonville Jaguars (2017 to 2019) and Tampa Bay Buccaneers (2018 to 2022)
Games played: 79 (36 with Jacksonville and 43 with Tampa Bay)
Rushing yards: 4,478
Longest yards: 90
Touchdowns scored: 34
1x NFL title