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Josh Freeman wants out of Tampa Bay after being benched as the team’s starting quarterback and listed as inactive for Sunday’s Week 4 game. Because of his struggles on the field and high salary, Freeman doesn’t have very much trade value. But his value may be even lower because he is part of the NFL’s […]

Josh Freeman saga raises questions of sourcing and agendas

The story of the widening divide between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and quarterback Josh Freeman took several strange twists over the last two days. ESPN's Chris Mortensen reported Monday night that Freeman was a participant in Stage One of the NFL's drug program. Freeman fired back Tuesday with a statement saying he agreed voluntarily to tests after mistakenly taking...

Greg Schiano: no decision made on Josh Freeman's status

TAMPA, Fla. -- A day after Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Josh Freeman was declared inactive, his coach said no decision has been made about any future status. Bucs coach Greg Schiano said he'll consider Freeman's standing "each week," as he does with all backups and inactives. Last Wednesday, the fifth-year veteran was benched in favor of rookie Mike Glennon...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers: QB Josh Freeman inactive after missing meetings this week

The strange turn of events surrounding Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Josh Freeman just seem to continue. The team named rookie QB Mike Glennon the starter this week after benching the veteran. Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network is reporting that Freeman will be inactive this afternoon as the Buccaneers host the Arizona Cardinals. Rapoport stated that the team made the move to make him inactive...

Josh Freeman hints at Buccaneer smear campaign

Buccaneers (for now) quarterback Josh Freeman has responded to the report regarding his status in Stage One of the league’s substance abuse program. In a statement issued to PFT Freeman explains that he has a prescription for Adderall due to ADHD. Freeman says that last year he accidentally took Ritalin instead of Adderall tested positive for Ritalin and agreed to submit to unannounced...

Report: Josh Freeman Participating In NFL’s Drug Program

  Joe Bucs Fan is reporting that Buccaneers quarterback Josh Freeman has entered a drug rehab facility. Per ESPN’s Chris Mortenson, Bucs quarterback Josh Freeman has entered a drug rehab program. There were reports prior to Freeman missing meetings and falling out with coaches that he had a substance abuse problem. Update*** ESPN’s Chris Mortensen is reporting that Freeman is is...

Bucs' Schiano denies leaking Freeman story; NFLPA investigates

Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Greg Schiano said Tuesday that he played no role in ESPN's report that quarterback Josh Freeman is in Stage I of the NFL's substance-abuse program. “Absolutely not'' Schiano said when asked whether he leaked the information. After the ESPN story broke Monday evening Freeman issued a statement confirming his participation in the program...

Report: Josh Freeman Wants To Be Released Or Traded By Buccaneers

Josh Freeman isn’t taking his treatment from the Buccaneers lying down.  Actually Freeman has gone on the offensive.  The embattled quarterback staged his own interview with ESPN, and now according to Jay Glazer, he’s given the Buccaneers an ultimatum. Freeman wants to be released or traded immediately. And there we have the next shoe to drop – @JayGlazer reports Josh Freeman...

NFL Rumors: Will the Tennessee Titans trade for Josh Freeman?

The Tennessee Titans are tied for the AFC South division lead with a surprising 3-1 overall record. On Sunday, the Titans lost starting quarterback Jake Locker to a hip injury after he was sacked by New York Jets defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports this morning that Locker remains in the hospital, undergoing more testing but he could miss up to eight...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quiet on Josh Freeman.

The Mike Glennon era is officially upon us. Earlier this week the Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced that they have benched starting quarterback Josh Freeman in favor of rookie Mike Glennon. Following the announcement, in an interview with TSN, Freeman said that his best case scenario at this point might be a trade out of Tampa Bay. Buccaneers head coach, Greg Schiano wouldn’t publicly...

Report: Bucs actively shopping Josh Freeman

According to Albert Breer of the NFL Network, the Buccaneers have actively shopping quarterback Josh Freeman. The Bucs have been actively shopping Josh Freeman, and could try to unload him before they start preparing for the Eagles next week. — Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) October 1, 2013 The Bucs have contacted at least 12 teams. Source says Bucs have called nearly dozen teams...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers have to clean house

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers should be embarrassed. Right now, they're at the center of the biggest off-field debacle in the NFL while sporting an 0-4 record on the field. Dating back to last November, they've now lost nine of their last 10 games. They're a mistake-prone mess in every respect. Only two teams have been penalized more often than them this season, and head coach...

Josh Freeman Defends Himself After Report

Original story found on   In a statement to FOX Sports on Monday night, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Josh Freeman addressed reports he’s in the NFL’s substance-abuse program by saying he has a temporary use exemption to take Adderall for ADHD and entered the program voluntarily. Freeman’s statement was issued in response to a report from ESPN stating...

Bucs working to trade Josh Freeman as rift continues to grow

TAMPA, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are ramping up their efforts to shop beleaguered quarterback Josh Freeman. The most logical question to ask next is this: Do they have anything worth buying? At this point, no. This divorce keeps becoming uglier by the day and there are no winners. Not the Bucs, who benched the five-year veteran in favor of rookie Mike Glennon last Wednesday...

Report: Buccaneers Calling All 31 Teams Regarding A Josh Freeman Trade

ESPN’s Ed Werder reports that the Buccaneers have already spoken with close to a dozen teams regarding a possible Josh Freeman trade. Werder adds that Tampa Bay expects to speak with all 31 teams at some point Tuesday. Pro Football Talk reports that GM Mark Dominik personally is making the calls. Freeman has both requested a trade and asked to be released, which would allow...

Report: Bucs told Freeman to stay away from team meeting on Monday

According to Jay Glazer of FOX Sports,  the Buccaneers told quarterback Josh Freeman to not attend Monday’s team meeting even though he showed up to the facility. It certainly looks like the Bucs have taken over as the circus of the NFL.   Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Report: Bucs told Freeman to stay away from team meeting on Monday appeared first...
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