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A lot of NFL players like to keep in shape during the offseason by playing basketball, but Tampa Bay Buccaneers kicker Connor Barth has reminded us that there are risks involved with doing so. On Wednesday, the Bucs announced that Barth will miss the entire 2013 season after he suffered a torn Achilles while playing [...]
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Tampa Bay kicker Connor Barth tore his Achlles during a charity basketball game and is out for the season. SOURCE: Buccaneers on TwitterFantasy Spin:Barth was terrific last season (28-for-33, career-high 123 points) so this is a tough pill to swallow for the Buccaneers. He should make a full recovery but for now, Tampa Bay will have to use Lawrence Tynes in his place.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed kicker Lawrence Tynes after regular kicker Connor Barth tore his Achilles tendon during a charity basketball game and was declared out for the season.
BR> Tynes was a 2012 Pro Bowl alternate.
Barth will be placed on the reserve/non-football injury list
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have announced that they’ve lost kicker Connor Barth for the season with a torn Achilles. They’ve signed former Giants kicker Lawrence Tynes.
Breaking news from One Buc Place: K Connor Barth will miss the season due to a torn Achilles tendon. Bucs have signed K Lawrence Tynes.
— Tampa Bay Buccaneers (@TBBuccaneers) July 17, 2013
Connor Barth will...
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers move quickly after learning that kicker Connor Barth, fresh off of receiving a new 4-year deal last offseason, will miss the entire season after he tore his Achilles tendon at a charity basketball game, reports Greg Rosenthal of NFL.com.
The team got lucky and quickly replaced him with former New York Giants kicker Lawrence Tynes, a solid veteran who was...
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced on Wednesday that K Connor Barth will miss the entire 2013 season after he suffered a torn Achilles tendon.
The Bucs also announced the signing of former Giants kicker Lawrence Tynes.
The injury reportedly happened during a charity basketball game.
Barth, 27, signed a four-year, $13.2 million just last season and has been of the leagues most...
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced yesterday that place
kicker Connor Barth will miss the entire 2013 season after tearing his Achilles
tendon during a charity basketball game, according to Gregg Rosenthal of
To replace Barth, the Buccaneers signed former New York
Giants kicker Lawrence Tynes. Tampa Bay will place Barth on the
reserve/non-football injury list, a move...
Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano has indicated that cornerback Darrelle Revis will be on the field in some capicity when training camp begins next week.
Coach Schiano says CB Darrelle Revis will be on the field in some capacity when camp starts next week.
— Tampa Bay Buccaneers (@TBBuccaneers) July 18, 2013
My guess is that Revis will be on field rehabbing on the side...
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced on Wednesday that they will be without their kicker for the 2013 season. K Conner Barth suffered a torn Achilles tendon after playing in a charity basketball game last Friday in Wilmington, North Carolina. Barth was entering the second year of his contract after signing a deal with the Buccaneers prior to last season worth $13.2 million over four...
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It's going to be a natural reaction..."We Got (Lawrence) Tynes, he's a good kicker too"! Ever heard the story of the Fox and the Grapes?
But make no mistake about it, losing Connor Barth for the 2013 season is a huge loss, any way you look at it. The numbers show Tynes had just as accurate a season. Barth set a franchise record with his 84.3% accurace since...
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