Buccaneers release kicker Lawrence Tynes

Lawrence Tynes is now a free man. According to the league’s official transaction wire, the Buccaneers released Tynes Tuesday. That’s a quiet end for a guy whose season ended because of a MRSA infection, and whose status was under review by the league and the NFLPA. That doesn’t lend any clarity to his dispute over whether he should have been placed on injured reserve or...
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March 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Buccaneers: Lawrence Tynes fighting NFI status

Lawrence Tynes is unhappy with being placed on the non-football injury list. Tynes is dealing with MRSA and the Buccaneers may be trying to dodge future legal battles as guard Carl Nicks also came down with the illness during training camp. While Tampa Bay is willing to pay the $840,000 owed to Tynes this season the kicker is unhappy about being placed on the NFI instead of the injured...
August 31, 2013  |  1 Comment

Punter Lawrence Tynes tees off on Tampa Bay Buccaneers

The recent MRSA outbreak that contaminated the facilities of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers claimed two victims in offensive lineman Carl Nicks and punter Lawrence Tynes.   After the fact, Tynes is furious about how he is being treated. Please click here to read this story.  The post Punter Lawrence Tynes tees off on Tampa Bay Buccaneers appeared first on Players View.
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August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Lawrence Tynes’ wife rips Buccaneers for informing him about NFI via email

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers placed kicker Lawrence Tynes on NFI on Saturday, also known as the reserve/non-football-injury list. Tynes has been dealing with a staph infection after a frightening MRSA outbreak in the team’s facility that has supposedly been taken care of. Tynes’ wife, Amanda Tynes, has been unhappy with the way the Bucs have […]
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August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Lawrence Tynes' wife tweets he hasn't responded to treatment

TAMPA, Fla. -- Amanda Tynes wants others to know that her husbands health is still a concern. On Wednesday morning, the wife of Lawrence Tynes tweeted a photo of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers kicker receiving treatment for a MRSA infection on his right foot. On Tuesday, when asked about the progress of Tynes and guard Carl Nicks, who developed a MRSA infection on his left foot, Bucs...
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August 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Lawrence Tynes’ wife posted a photo of her husband on Twitter with an IV in his arm

Lawrence Tynes’ wife posted photo of her husband hooked up to an IV.  Tynes is recovering from an MRSA staph infection that he contracted at the Buccaneers team facility. I hear my husband is responding "well" to treatment. LOL! He's NOT responding at all yet. This is our #bucslife — Amanda Tynes (@AmandaTynes9) August 28, 2013   ...
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August 28, 2013  |  1 Comment

Giants, Lawrence Tynes “nowhere close” to a new contract

According to Mike Garafolo of USA Today Sports, the New York Giants and kicker Lawrence Tynes aren’t close to hammering out a contract extension. It sounds like Tynes will have a chance to test out the free agent market. Tynes had a very good season in 2012.  He converted 84 percent of his field goals.   Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document...
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March 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Michael Vick disagrees with decision to ice kicker

The Eagles gave the Giants a second chance to win “Sunday Night Football” when they called timeout prior to Lawrence Tynes’ first field goal attempt in the final minute of the game — a kick that he missed. Luckily for them, Tynes also missed his second field goal after being given a shot at redemption, allowing the Eagles to win the game 19-17. After the contest, Eagles quarterback...
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 01, 2012  |  1 Comment

Being Special Just In Tynes

Alyssa "G-Men Girl" FranklinBGB Featured ColumnistAll year long fans of the New York Giants knew that there were talented guys on the squad that truly are special. But I believe on Sunday, January 22nd, other guys stepped and proved that they are just as special.The special teams units on the New York Giants have had a pretty good year. I wouldn’t say great but it’s...
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January 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Giants beat 49ers, 20-17, in OT, reaching Super Bowl again on Lawrence Tynes field goal

Tynes kicks 31-yarder in overtime to beat San Francisco in NFC Championship Game
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January 22, 2012  |  Discuss

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