Found September 25, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:

It appears as if the writing has been on the wall for Josh Freeman for a while now. “My agent had said that Tampa had been contacting him a lot,” Palmer said during a conference call with the Tampa Bay media.  “I would have been very excited to be there.  Their organization has a lot of good players across the board, but like I said, I’m excited and happy to be where I am.  I’m excited about our future.” Freeman was an intriguing prospect coming out of Kansas State, a big man with a big arm that showed flashes that Tampa’s previous regime hoped that they could transform into a franchise QB. Unfortunately for Freeman and the Bucs the growth that they had hoped for has been absent. Mike Glennon will now get his chance to take the reigns in Tampa while Josh Freeman looks for a new team. Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Palmer says Buc’s contacted his agent “a lot” appeared first on Pro Football Zone.

  • Palmer who? #lazy writer #bong hits before journalism101
  • too bad, freeman is worthy,the coaching staff is not.offensive coordinator is not up to the job.

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Mort: Bucs would take anything for Josh Freeman

ESPN’s Chris Mortensen reported on NFL Live that the Buccaneers will take anything for quarterback Josh Freeman. “They would probably take anything for him at this point,” Mortensen stated. In addition to poor performance, Freeman carries a fully guaranteed $8.43 million base salary that any team would have to take on if they acquired him via trade. That’s barring an in...

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Well that was quick. We reported this morning on the not so blockbuster benching of Buccaneers quarterback Josh Freeman for the rookie Mike Glennon. Rick Stroud of The Tampa Bay Times is reporting that the Freeman era is over in Tampa, and that the Bucs are definitely open to trading Freeman right now. However, the Bucs will seek to trade Freeman before the October 29 deadline...

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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers made the move this morning to bench veteran QB Josh Freeman. While many Buccaneers fans bristle at this move, it was the correct move for the Buccaneers at this point in the season. Freeman has 60 career starts and 19 of those have come under the current coaching staff. In his last six games, Freeman has thrown just four touchdowns and 12 interceptions. The...

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Buccaneers Bench QB Josh Freeman In Favor Of Rookie Mike Glennon

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have decided to bench QB Josh Freeman in favor of the third-round pick QB Mike Glennon. HC Greg Schiano publicly supported Freeman as their starting quarterback as recently as last week, but clearly the speculation that the team was prepared to make a change at quarterback was spot on. Freeman has put together a lackluster season...

Another Josh Freeman apolgist appears in the media

Although this drama is not playing out in New York or another major media market city, the move to bench Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Josh Freeman continues to draw criticism by some. This morning, former Buccaneers QB, and now NBC Sports employee Shaun King made his rounds around various media outlets to try to discredit the current Buccaneers front office and coaching staff. King made...

Report: Buccaneers Open To Trading QB Josh Freeman

According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Buccaneers are reportedly open to trading QB Josh Freeman now that he has been benched in favor of rookie Mike Glennon. Rapoport adds that although Freeman is available, Tampa Bay has no intention of giving their quarterback away. Mike Florio notes that trade talks are likely to be impacted by Freeman’s remaining salary of...

NFL Rumors: Would the Minnesota Vikings trade for Buccaneers QB Josh Freeman?

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have apparently seen enough of QB Josh Freeman and have made the decision to move forward without him. Freeman was benched this morning in favor of third-round rookie Mike Glennon out of North Carolina State. Glennon has been linked to Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano since he was recruited out of high school. Schiano lobbied for Glennon to attend Rutgers...

Freeman benched, Glennon named Buccaneers starter

getty The Josh Freeman era in Tampa Bay is over. After a series of stories which brought the 25-year-old’s ability to lead into question he failed to produce on the field. In turn Tampa Bay has named Mike Glennon as the starting quarterback going forward. Glennon, a third-round pick, should be the Buccaneers starter for the rest of the season barring an injury. During the preseason...

CAUTION Tampa Bay Buccaneers fans: Learn the difference between Winning and Losing

Tampa Bay is soon becoming a slight bit of an embarassment, not just because we are 0-3, but because a lot of reporters from OUTSIDE of the Tampa Bay area are biting on news bits from INSIDE the area, and running with speculation. What happens then, is you get people like Steve Duemig on the  Bucs own radio network calling for the Head Coaches job after 19 weeks on the job. ...

Photo: Josh Freeman still featured on Tampa Bay tickets despite being benched

Josh Freeman was benched by Tampa Bay coach Greg Schiano in favor of Mike Glennon, but the Buccaneers still featured him on their tickets.

Josh Freeman Appears on Ticket for Sunday’s Buccaneers Game in Discontinued Uniform (Photo)

The Buccaneers can’t seem to do anything right this season. As most NFL fans know, Tampa Bay quarterback Josh Freeman was benched this week in favor of rookie Mike Glennon. Unfortunately for the Bucs, tickets for this Sunday’s game against Arizona were printed long before the benching, and they feature — you guessed it — Freeman, who will likely spend his Sunday scowling...

Carson Palmer: Buccaneers were contacting my agent all offseason

The more we hear, the more it sounds like Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano never planned to stick with Josh Freeman as his quarterback of the future. On Wednesday, Schiano announced that Freeman will be benched this weekend against the Arizona Cardinals in favor of rookie Mike Glennon. If you believe Carson Palmer, […]

Bucs Sack Their Own QB

After an 0-3 start to the season the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have benched quarterback Josh Freeman. Rookie Mike Glennon will start for Tampa this Sunday when they host the Arizona Cardinals. Freeman has been abysmal so far this season.  He has completed just 45.7% of his passes through three games. That kind of  completion percentage won’t cut it at any level of football. Tampa’s...
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