Originally posted on The Football Fan Spot  |  Last updated 7/11/12
Legal woes continue in the Buccaneers’ defensive backfield. Aqib Talib is already facing potential discipline from the commissioner even though his felony assault with a deadly weapon charges were dropped. Now, their other cornerback, free agent acquisition Eric Wright, is facing league discipline after being arrested for DUI last week. Behind those two, their depth is questionable at best, ghastly at worst, as both EJ Biggers and Myron Lewis have been terrible whenever they’ve been counted on in the past. Given that, the Buccaneers could move Ronde Barber back to cornerback for a few games if one or both is suspended to start the season. Barber, who has spent 15 years at cornerback and may be heading for Canton someday, is transitioning to safety this offseason to fill a hole in the starting lineup and to mask the fact that the 37 year old has, understandably, lost a step. However, Barber may still play cornerback in base packages on the slot, which, again shows how much they lack ...
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