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Buccaneers place OT Demar Dotson on IR/designated for return

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have placed offensive tackle Demar Dotson on injured reserve/designated for return, meaning the seventh-year pro will be sidelined until at least early November because of a sprained right knee. The Bucs announced the move Monday, when they also signed eight players to the practice squad, including sixth-round draft pick Kaelin Clay. Dotson...
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September 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Buccaneers Placing RT Demar Dotson On Short-Term I.R.

Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Tribune reports that the Buccaneers are placing RT Demar Dotson on injured reserve with the designation to return Sunday. This will clear a roster spot for CB Tim Jennings, who will officially sign his contract on Monday. Dotson, 29, still has two years remaining on his four-year, $7.5 million contract that ... The post Buccaneers...
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September 06, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Buccaneers, Dolphins, Falcons, Lions, & Redskins

Buccaneers Scott Reynolds of writes that contract talks between the Buccaneers and RT Demar Dotson are on hold now that he sustained knee sprain during last weekend’s preseason game. According to Reynolds, there’s still some question as to when Dotson will receive a pay raise. Dolphins Omar Kelly wondered if the Dolphins could have ... The...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Bucs RT Demar Dotson Hoping Agent Change Will Lead To Extension

Roy Cummings of the Tampa Bay Tribune writes that Buccaneers RT Demar Dotson is hoping that his recent decision to change agents and hire Joby Branion will help him secure a contract extension from the team. As of now, the two sides are reportedly still in the preliminary stages of contract talks. Dotson wound up holding out of the ... The post Bucs RT Demar Dotson...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
July 24, 2015  |  Discuss

What can an offensive line do for you? MOST CONSECUTIVE PASSES COMPLETED WITHOUT A SACK

Demar Dotson is the most experienced BUCS O lineman, while Left Guard Logan Mankins has over most experience. these two can teach the youngsters so the O line can dominate. When you learn the top three Tampa Bay Buccaneers QBs who have the longest streaks of completing passes before being sacked, you’ll have a better appreciation of the work of the offensive line, and perhaps...
Via Buc Stop
June 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Demar Dotson makes it clear that it’s all about the money

Demar Dotson had been holding out throughout the Buccaneers’ OTAs, but, apparently, he wasn’t willing to take his fight all the way, as he returned to practice this week. “I didn’t want to lose any money,” Dotson said, via the Tampa Tribune. “It would have been like $100,000 [in total fines], and I don’t have $100,000 to lose. I want to keep my money. (Besides), that’s...
Via cover32
June 17, 2015  |  Discuss

REPORT: Demar Dotson ending holdout, will be at minicamp

Earlier this week, it was reported that the Buccaneers had ceased negotiating with Demar Dotson on a contract extension, citing their policy not to negotiate with players who aren’t at team-related activities. Apparently, that message got through to Dotson, because he will now be attending the Bucs’ mandatory minicamp next week, according to Mark Cook of Pewter Report. AROUND...
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June 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Dotson planning to hold out

Debating whether players should hold out or not is almost like talking religion or politics, everyone has an opinion to no end. But there shouldn’t even be a discussion when it comes to Bucs lineman Demar Dotson.   After a report about both sides reaching an impasse, good friend Mark Cook of revealed Dotson is prepared to hold out of summer practices. Bucs...
Via The Bay Cave
June 10, 2015  |  Discuss

REPORT: Demar Dotson continues holdout, Buccaneers withdraw contract offer

Demar Dotson continues his holdout, and the Buccaneers are digging in their heels. The Buccaneers did offer Dotson a multi-year offer that would have served as both a raise and extension for Dotson, according to the Tampa Bay Times, but, apparently, that offer wasn’t sufficient enough for the Bucs’ starting right tackle. The Bucs have now pulled the offer off the table, claiming...
Via cover32
June 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Demar Dotson misses OTAs due to contract-related issues

Apparently, Demar Dotson isn't content with his agent and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers working on a new deal, as he wants to get this deal done. According to Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times, Dotson has missed the Bucs' OTA practices last week due to contract issues. "Dotson, 29, who has started all but one game for the Bucs over the last three seasons, is playing under a three-year...
Via Fox Sports
June 08, 2015  |  Discuss

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