Originally written on thepigskinreport.com  |  Last updated 10/19/14
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers learned yesterday that CB Eric Wright lost his appeal and will be suspended for the next four games. Wright was a free agent acquisition this past offseason, inking a five-year $38 million dollar contract. His suspension now voids any guaranteed money that he was scheduled to earn next season. Given the fact that the Buccaneers feature the league’s 32nd ranked pass defense, will Tampa bring in free agent Stanford Routt for a workout? Wright has been unremarkable this season for the Buccaneers and has been hampered with an Achilles injury. Wright was a late scratch in Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Falcons. His absence resulted in a career day by WR Julio Jones while QB Matt Ryan completed over 80% of his passes. Ryan started the afternoon completing his first 10 passes and finished his outing by completing nine of his last 10 attempts. The Buccaneers moved CB Aqib Talib out of town at the trade deadline and now with Wright out, the Buccaneers will start E...
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