Maurice Leggett

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Maurice Leggett
No. 31 Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Position: Safety
Personal information
Date of birth: (1986-10-02) October 2, 1986 (age 30)
Place of birth: McKeesport, Pennsylvania
Height: 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight: 188 lb (85 kg)
Career information
College: Valdosta State
Undrafted: 2008
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
  • 2× NCAA Division II national champion (2004, 2007)
Career NFL statistics
Tackles: 54
Pass Breakups: 11
Forced Fumbles: 0
Fumble recoveries: 0
Interceptions: 1
Player stats at
Career CFL statistics as of 2014
Tackles: 43
Sacks: 2.0
Forced Recoveries: 3
Interceptions: 5
Career Arena statistics
Tackles: 69.0
Pass Breakups: 21
Forced Fumbles: 3
Fumble recoveries: 1
Interceptions: 5
Player stats at

Maurice Lamar Leggett (born October 2, 1986) is an American football cornerback for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League (CFL). He entered the NFL as a free agent in May 2008.[citation needed] He played college football for Valdosta State University. Won the Mack Lee Hill Award as the Kansas City Chiefs top rookie for 2008. On November 25, 2009, Leggett was placed on Injured Reserve due to a shoulder injury. He was placed on injured reserve after hurting his knee against Pittsburgh. On September 4, 2010, he was again placed on IR, ending his season for the second time. On July 29, 2011, Leggett signed with the Detroit Lions.[1] He was released on August 17.


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