Found March 09, 2013 on Thacover2:
Doug Martin is the future of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers running game, and one of the top young backs in the NFL.  Just because you have a great running back on your roster, doesn’t mean you can’t have depth. USA Today is reporting that the Bucs have re-signed running back LeGarrette Blount. Per NFL Players Association records, Blount received a base salary of $1.25 million as well as $500,000 in other compensation this offseason via a $350,000 reporting bonus and a $150,000 workout bonus. Blount was slated to be a restricted free agent on Tuesday.

Buccaneers sign LaGarrette Blount to a one-year deal

According to Pat Yasinkas of, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed running back LaGarrette Blount to a one-year deal. #Buccaneers have signed backup RB LeGarrette Blount to a 1-year deal. — Pat Yasinskas (@espn_nfcsouth) March 9, 2013 I find this interesting since Bucs head coach Greg Schiano was too crazy about Blount last season.  His role was dramatically reduced...

Buccaneers’ Mark Dominik releases statement on Ronde Barber

Will he return? Will he retire? Will he play elsewhere? Those questions still remain as the Buccaneers met with veteran defensive back Ronde Barber to ultimately leave the decision on his return up to him.  General manager Mark Dominik released a statement Saturday morning: Coach Schiano and I met with Ronde this past week and expressed our desire for him to return to play another...

Buccaneers Re-Signed RB LeGarette Blount

Adam Caplan reports that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers re-signed restricted free agent RB LeGarrette Blount a few days ago to a one-year deal worth $1.75 million and included no guaranteed money. It’s certainly interesting that this deal has been completed for a few days now and yet this is the first we’ve heard of it. Tampa Bay was reportedly considering using a first-round tender...

Bucs tender defensive end Daniel Te’o-Nesheim

Pat Yasinskas of ESPN is reporting the Buccaneers have placed a low round tender on defensive end Daniel Te’o-Nesheim.  The tender is reported to be worth $1.323 million. If another team signs Te’o-Nesheim, that team must surrender a third round pick to Tampa Bay. The Bucs were thoroughly impressed with Te’o-Nesheim’s work ethic and attitude after being picked up off Philadelphia’s...

Bucs reportedly re-sign LeGarrette Blount

Initial reports had the Buccaneers placing a restricted free agent tender on running back LeGarette Blount. Saturday morning, Adam Caplan reports that Tampa Bay as re-sign Blount.    Bucs re-signed RFA RB LeGarette Blount a few days ago to a 1 yr, $1.75 M deal.No guaranteed money. — Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) March 9, 2013   Depth at running back is crucial in the NFL. Blount...

NFL Rumors: Tampa Bay Buccaneers unlikely to retain DE Michael Bennett

The Tampa Bay Buccnaeers are unlikely to retain defensive end Michael Bennett next season. With the start of free agency just days away, the sack leader for the Buccaneers is not expected to remain as a member of the Buccaneers moving forward according to the Tampa Bay Times newspaper. The Buccaneers could have applied the franchise tag to Bennett but opted not to, a move which would...

Michael Bennett Unlikely To Be Back In Tampa Bay Next Season?

According to Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times, free agent DE Michael Bennett has “probably played his last game for the Bucs.” Stroud adds that the Buccaneers don’t see Bennett as an $11 million defensive end, which is why they passed on franchising him earlier in the week. Instead, he expects Tampa Bay to move forward with Da’Quan Bowers as their starting defensive...

2013 Free Agency: Two Reliable Options for Tampa Bay's Secondary

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers had one of the worst secondaries in the league last season, giving up 4,951 passing yards and 30 touchdowns.Their passing defense was a stark contrast to their top ranked rushing defense and was blamed for Tampa Bay losing many close games in 2012.While there are some talented cornerbacks and safeties getting ready to enter the league soon through the Draft...

NFL Rumors: Can the Tampa Bay Buccaneers trade RB LeGarrette Blount?

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers reached a deal with restricted free agent running back LeGarrette Blount prior to the start of the 2013 NFL Free Agency period. Blount signed a one-year deal worth a reported $1.75 million for the 2013 season. Several rumors suggest that the Buccaneers are attempting to trade the power back, but will their be any suitors for him? His contract has been reported...
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