The Bucs signed LB Jacob Cutrera off Jacksonville’s practice squad yesterday to improve their linebacker depth and I don’t really care because I’ll probably forget his name right after I hit the period button right now. The part of this story that stuck out at me was this:
The Buccaneers had a roster spot open after placing safety Devin Holland on injured reserve on Monday.
Holland has been covering punts this season and has been doing a good job at it. He was inactive on Sunday and Larry Asante worked punt coverage instead. Asante also got beat twice in that capacity by Ted Ginn, so I think the team is going to miss Holland. This new kid (see, I told you I’d forget his name) played a lot of special teams in Jacksonville last year so maybe he’ll be able to make up some of the difference, but Holland was an assassin. Once you have a guy whose sole purpose in life is to inflict as much pain as possible, it’s kind of hard to replace that when he goes down.
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