Originally written on thepigskinreport.com  |  Last updated 10/21/14
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers traded away suspended cornerback Aqib Talib last week and now faces the loss of free agent CB acquisition Eric Wright for four games. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers must put in a waiver wire claim for veteran corner Stanford Routt. Routt was signed this offseason by the Kansas City Chiefs after being cut by the Oakland Raiders, but the Chiefs are a complete disaster this season. Routt inked a deal worth $20 million over three seasons with the Chiefs and was released this afternoon in order to create a roster position for DT Shaun Smith. The move to outright release Routt is somewhat surprising, then again the Chiefs have become a trainwreck this season. Kansas City has not led any minute of any game they have played this season. The Buccaneers now find themselves at 4-4 and in the mix for a possible wildcard berth. CB Leonard Johnson has been filling in admirably, but he is a rookie corner and the Buccaneers have two games remaining facing Matt Ryan, and games aga...
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