The Jaguars have reportedly rejected the fifth-year option of the Arabic Fornet


Changed 02 May 2020, 05:04 IST

Leonard Fornet

As the latest indication of the end of Leonard Fornett’s time with the Jacksonville Jaguars, the team has refused to opt for a fifth-year option in the running back’s Rocky deal.

In the fourth overall election of the 2013 draft, Fornet is entering the final year of its rookie contract and is set to make আয় 4.1m in 2020.

With the rejection of his option, according to the NFL Network, Fornit will become an unlimited free agent after the end of the 2020-21 league year.

The Jaguars have been trying to trade Fornet for the past month and the company has negotiated with Tampa Bay and Miami, but they have not been able to reach a deal.

After a disappointing 2018 he played just eight games and ran 439 yards, Fornet returned to his 2019 career season.

He rushed for 1,152 yards and received a team-best 76 receptions in 15 games and is sixth in the NFL at 1,674 yards from scoring.