Originally posted on The Bay Cave  |  Last updated 4/28/13
The Bucs acquired former Olympic silver medalist and New England running back Jeff Demps Saturday afternoon during the final rounds of the NFL draft. Demps has stated that he wants to run track and play football. But when will he be available for the Buccaneers? In an interview last month with Sports Talk Florida’s David Bauman, the former University of Florida track and field standout and then member of the Patriots said that he may not return to football close to mid-season in the video interview below. (At the 4:23 mark he addresses that.) Demps is no stranger to the Bucs and he is no stranger to TheBayCave.com. If you were following the constant reports last summer of whether he signs with New England or Tampa Bay, then you should very well know that Tampa Bay made a consistent effort to sign the track star. Whether the Bucs do in fact stay open to allowing Demps to run track and play football will be something they investigate as general manager Mark Dominik said via PewterRep...
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