Asante was on the roster during preseason and played well. He replaces the recently-waived Joe Lefeged.
The Colts announced Friday morning that they have re-signed safety Larry Asante. Asante was on the roster during preseason and stood out with some impressive play. His pick-six against Browns quarterback Brian Hoyer during the fourth quarter of the Colts' third preseason game...
Owner Jim Irsay tweeted out word that they had signed safety Larry Asante. Asante was in camp with the Colts this summer but was released in final cuts. He replaced Joe Lefeged, who was released without much fanfare last night. Asante’s agent confirmed the signing. @ErikBurkhardt: Congrats @LAsante22 on signing w Colts! #SSGfam
Cuts aren't due into the league office until 9 PM on Friday, but the Tampa Bay Buccaneers aren't wasting any time letting go of some of their players.
And those players aren't shy about posting their release on Twitter.
Late Thursday night, defensive tackle Frank Okam and running back Mossis Madu each posted tweets suggesting that they were indeed released by the...
The Buccaneers have begun the final process of getting down to the 53 man roster. The deadline to reach that number will be 9 p.m. Friday evening. This post will be updated until all have been confirmed.
(Confirmed on 8/30)
RB Mosis Madu
RB Robert Hughes
DT Frank Okam
S Larry Asante
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I love everything about this for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Yes, Morris Claiborne is a better prospect than Mark Barron. And yes, cornerback is a more glaring need. However, strong safety is a significant issue as well (he’ll replace Larry Asante) and they picked up extra picks in the process.
This is a slight reach for Barron, which is why I give it an A rather than A+, but if...