Jason La Confora tweets that the Buccaneers are “making a push” to re-sign versatile FB Erik Lorig. who will be an unrestricted free agent in the next few weeks.
La Canfora adds that retaining Lorig is a “priority” for the Buccaneers as he can also function as a tight end.
According to La Canfora, Lorig “several” teams could have interest in him on the open market....
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are making a push to retain versatile fullback Erik Lorig, according to a source with knowledge of the situation.
Lorig, a pending unrestricted free agent, would draw interest from several teams, seen as one of the best on the market at his position, and the Bucs are working to retain him.
At this point he may well hit the market, though a return to Tampa...
The site of one of his players slipping and falling to the ground is not the kind of thing that usually makes Buccaneers general manager Mark Dominik smile. As he watched fullback Erik Lorig do exactly that a few minutes into Tampa Bay's first workout Wednesday at Pennyhill Park, though, Dominik couldn't help but grin a little.