Vonta Leach has been a leader throughout his career. He is known as a great blocker and is one of the reasons Ray Rice has been successful for the team over the past couple of seasons. However, as the league begins to fade away from using full-backs, as offensive schemes have shifted towards the spread offense, Leach became an expensive luxury.
The Ravens drafted a tight-end in the fourth round of this year’s draft, and will serve in Leach’s place. Leach was due 3 million dollars and was released after Baltimore could not find a trade partner.
Here are some of his career highlights: