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Buccaneers upgrade QB Mike Kafka; Tampa goes Kafkaesque

The Tampa Bay Bay Buccaneers are going Kakfaesque. Sort of. Yes, after failing to make a significant impact with the New England Patriots, Jacksonville Jaguars and Philadelphia Eagles, Mike Kafka is promoted from the Buccaneers practice squad, to the active roster. From the SB Nation T.B. Buccaneers blog Bucs Nation: Tampa Bay Buccaneers have promoted quarterback Mike Kafka to the...
Via The Sports Bank
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucs promote Kafka from the practice squad

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers today announced that they have promoted quarterback Mike Kafka from the practice squad to the active roster and waived guard Rishaw Johnson.  Kafka (6-3, 225) signed with Tampa Bay this past offseason, playing with the team during the preseason before joining the Buccaneers’ practice squad for the first three weeks of the season. He has played in four...
Via The Bay Cave
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Promote Mike Kafka From Practice Squad

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Josh McCown wasn’t supposed to play this week, and now it’s looking even more clear that he won’t. The Bucs activated QB Mike Kafka from the practice squad according to Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times, meaning that unless some other team had interest in him, he’ll be Mike Glennon’s backup on Sunday against the Steelers. McCown injured...
Via Standing O Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Buccaneers Promote QB Mike Kafka To Active Roster, Release G Rishaw Johnson

Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports that the Buccaneers signed QB Mike Kafka to their active roster on Thursday. In order to make room for Kafka, the Bucs released G Rishaw Johnson and signed OL Josh Allen to their practice squad. Tampa Bay brought in former Seahawks and Raiders QB Terrelle Pryor for a workout in recent days, so they were clearly looking at all of their options...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Buccaneers sign QB Mike Kakfa to 53 man roster

Today the Tampa Bay Buccaneers called practice squad quarterback Mike Kafka up to the 53 man roster. In a corresponding move the team released former California Pennsylvania offense of guard Rishaw Johnson. The team also re-signed Josh Allen to their practice squad according to Rick Stroud. @NFLSTROUD: #Bucs sign QB Mike Kafka from the practice […] The post Buccaneers sign QB Mike...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Buccaneers cut Jeff Demps and Mike Kafka

Today the Buccaneers released both Mike Kafka and Jeff DEMPS. The good news is Kafka is able to sign with the teams practice squad according to the new CBA. @gregauman: Bucs have decided to release former Gators running back Jeff Demps. @RapSheet: The #Bucs have released QB Mike Kafka, source says. The post Buccaneers cut Jeff Demps and Mike Kafka appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Buccaneers Cut QB Mike Kafka & RB Jeff Demps

  Ian Rapoport reports that the Buccaneers have cut QB Mike Kafka and RB Jeff Demps as they work to trim their roster to 53 players. Rapoport mentions that Kafka is still eligible for the practice squad thanks to the recent rule change regarding player eligibility. Kafka, 26, was last with the Jaguars during training camp last year, but was waived before the start of the regular...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles have their #3 QB: Edwards beats out Kafka

Mike Kafka will wear an Eagles uniform no more. It seemed pretty clear leading up to Thursday, and after the Eagles’ defeat of the Jets in their preseason finale there could be no doubt: Trent Edwards had fought for and won a spot on Philadelphia’s roster. The news became official on Friday afternoon. Who could have ever predicted this turn of events at the start of training...
Via Philly Sports Muse
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles: Mike Kafka takes a commanding lead in the battle for backup QB

The Philadelphia Eagles just completed their first organized team activities (OTAs) of the 2012 offseason and are preparing for their second this week. The practices are, as head coach Andy Reid says, an opportunity for the team to “knock off some of the rust” accumulated from the offseason and provide an early glimpse into who may be a factor during the season. The importance...
Via Philly Sports Muse
May 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Mike Kafka is “running away” with Eagles’ backup quarterback job

A day after it was reported that Mike Kafka has noticeably improved arm strength in OTAs for the Eagles, it is being reported by the Courier-Post that Kafka is “running away” with the Eagles’ backup quarterback job. While Kafka is impressing, Edwards is struggling to make routine throws. There’s a reason he didn’t attempt a pass last season. If Kafka continues like this...
Via The Football Fan Spot
May 27, 2012  |  Discuss
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