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D.J. SWEARINGER RUMORS

Report: Buccaneers release two, including D.J. Swearinger

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are making a few changes after their comeback victory against the Dallas Cowboys.According to Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times, the Buccaneers have decided to release two defensive players in Orie Lemon and D.J. Swearinger.As Auman notes, both players have played mainly on special teams this year. Swearinger was claimed off waivers when the Houston Texans...
Via Fox Sports
November 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Buccaneers Release Swearinger, Could Steelers Have Interest?

On the surface, it isn’t a topic seemingly worth discussing on here. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers released safety D.J. Swearinger today. #Bucs Waive LB Orie Lemon, S D.J. Swearinger FULL STORY: https://t.co/Cy7Sd8Xp2o pic.twitter.com/rk3HfwIL80 — Tampa Bay Buccaneers (@TBBuccaneers) November 17, 2015 But if you remember, the Pittsburgh Steelers were one of... The post Buccaneers...
Via Steelers Depot
November 17, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Tampa Bay Buccaneers Safety D.J. Swearinger Laying The Smack Down At Practice

D.J. Swearinger was not known for being the best cover guy during his time with the Houston Texans, but there is one thing he was pretty darn good at--laying the smack down on whoever got in his way. During a recent practice he made sure the running back knew that about him by laying a pretty nice hit on the poor guy.Not bad D.J. Not bad at all. See today's highlights, including...
Via FatManWriting
August 10, 2015  |  Discuss

What does Swearinger bring to the Bucs

My Twitter mentions and email has been flooded with Tampa Bay Buccaneers fans asking about former Houston Texans safety D.J. Swearinger, who the Bucs claimed off of waivers on Tuesday.  Knowing a limited amount of information on Swearinger — except for knowing he hits but doesn’t tackle and struggles in coverage — many fans compare him to former Bucs safety Mark Barron...
Via The Bay Cave
May 14, 2015  |  Discuss

A big-hitting safety just hit the market; should the St. Louis Rams sign him?

The Houston Texans released D.J. Swearinger today. The loud-mouthed, hard-hitting safety apparently didn’t want to play special teams, so the Texans told him to hit the road. Oh wow. RT @JamesStarksKPRC: Source: #Texans safety DJ Swearinger waived due to unwillingness to play Special Teams. — Robert Klemko (@RobertKlemko) May 12, 2015 It just so happens that safety is a bit...
Via cover32
May 12, 2015  |  Discuss

D.J. Swearinger says goodbye to Texans

By Vincent Frank The odd situation regarding former Houston Texans second-round pick D.J. Swearinger took another turn on Monday. According to NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport, the starting safety was informed by Houston that he will not return to the team in 2015. The club had apparently tried to trade Swearinger, but there weren’t any takers. This means that an outright release is...
Via Sportsnaut
May 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Texans Safety D.J. Swearinger Gets Ripped by His Family but Not Steelers HC Mike Tomlin

Monday night the Houston Texans and Pittsburgh Steelers will have a similar goal. Both will be hoping for a win that will allow them to get their season back on track. For Pittsburgh it would be more like taking a step towards being on the right track (they really haven't been). After dropping two nail biters Houston now wants to avoid falling below .500.So there is a lot riding...
Via FatManWriting
October 17, 2014  |  Discuss

D.J. Swearinger Destroys Arizona Cardinals Kick Returner With Massive Hit

It looks like we have our hit of the preseason. Houston Texans safety D.J. Swearinger was known for crushing hits in college, and this shows that he can do it in the pros. Swearinger absolutely annihilated Arizona Cardinals kick returner Brittan Golden with this hit. I don’t know how Golden held onto the ball quite […] The post D.J. Swearinger Destroys Arizona Cardinals Kick...
Via Diehardsport
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Texans Strong Safety D.J. Swearinger De-Cleats Cardinals Wide Receiver With Viscious Hit

The preseason is no meant for fan. It is meant to give coaches a chance to see what their players have to offer in a game against an actual opponent. Sometimes that can result in an entertaining game, but more often than not it doesn't. That doesn't mean we will not get a glimpse of greatness every now and than.Stuff like the hit Texans safety D.J. Swearinger laid on poor Cardinals...
Via FatManWriting
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

DJ Swearinger commits bonehead taunting, holding penalties

Houston Texans rookie safety DJ Swearinger cost his team three points with a couple of boneheaded penalties he committed before halftime against the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday. After stopping the Jags on a 3rd and 2 play, the second-round pick from South Carolina taunted his opponent and was penalized. Instead of the Jags having to […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 05, 2013  |  Discuss
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