Northern Ireland international didn't even want to speak to Tangerines...
The Seasiders tried to sign the ex-Burnley man on deadline day, only to be vetoed by the Glaswegian giants. And the 23-year-old - who has had his share of negative publicity at Ibrox - hopes to prove his mettle with the Gers.
"I didn't know where I stood in the summer when the boss [Walter Smith] brought two strikers in. Thankfully he told me I was still in his plans," Lafferty told the Daily Record.
"It would be very hard for me to leave a club that I support. I know I'll win trophies here and at such a young age, that's hard to beat
"I didn't know about the Blackpool bid until the last day of the transfer window. Rangers knocked it back and I didn't even want to speak to them.
"I'm happy at Rangers and I want to carry on at Ibrox."