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Colts Sign RB Jeff Demps To Practice Squad, Release RB Michael Hill

The Indianapolis Colts announced Tuesday that they have signed RB Jeff Demps to their practice squad. The Colts released RB Michael Hill from their practice squad to make room for him. Demps, 24, signed with the Patriots as an undrafted free agent out of Florida back in 2012. However, he was later traded to the Buccaneers in a deal that sent RB LeGarrette Blount to the Patriots...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida uses trickery, sensational rushing and stout defense to stun Georgia

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Matt Jones and Kelvin Taylor combined for 389 yards rushing and four touchdowns and Florida upset ninth-ranked Georgia 38-20 Saturday, ending a three-game losing streak in the series and quite possibly saving coach Will Muschamp's job. Jones ran 25 times for 197 yards and two touchdowns. Taylor carried 25 times for 192 yards and two scores. The dynamic...
Via AP on Fox
November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Florida runs wild over No. 9 Georgia 38-20

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) Matt Jones and Kelvin Taylor combined for 389 yards rushing and four touchdowns and Florida upset ninth-ranked Georgia 38-20 Saturday, ending a three-game losing streak in the series and quite possibly saving coach Will Muschamp's job. Jones ran 25 times for 197 yards and two touchdowns. Taylor carried 25 times for 192 yards and two scores. The dynamic duo...
Via AP on Fox
November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Florida uses trickery, sensational rushing and stout defense to stun Georgia

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Matt Jones and Kelvin Taylor combined for 389 yards rushing and four touchdowns and Florida upset ninth-ranked Georgia 38-20 Saturday, ending a three-game losing streak in the series and quite possibly saving coach Will Muschamp's job. Jones ran 25 times for 197 yards and two touchdowns. Taylor carried 25 times for 192 yards and two scores. The dynamic...
Via Fox Sports Florida
November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Colts release Jeff Demps from P/S

Today the Indianapolis Colts released running back Jeff Demps from the practice squad. The former Florida Gator speedster could be brought back in soon according to his agency. @gridironsports: Colts released Jeff Demps from the Practice Squad. He may return there in a week or so unless another team picks him up. #colts Do you […] The post Colts release Jeff Demps from P/S appeared...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
October 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Colts Release RB/KR Jeff Demps From Practice Squad

The Indianapolis Colts have released RB/KR Jeff Demps from their practice squad on Tuesday, according to Stephen Holder. Holder adds that there is still a chance that Demps could be brought back at some point. Colts released Jeff Demps from the Practice Squad. He may return there in a week or so unless another team picks him up. #colts — Gridiron Sports (@gridironsports) October...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
October 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Patriot Jeff Demps finds a spot in Indianapolis

Al Messerschmidt/Getty ImagesOlympic medal winner Jeff Demps has found a place in the NFL, for now. The Colts signed Jeff Demps to their practice squad in addition to tight end Konrad Reuland. The former Florida Gator was not drafted in 2012 because he skipped the combine in order to practice for the summer Olympics. He later signed a 3 year contract with the New England Patriots...
Via Patriots Life
October 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Colts Sign Jeff Demps, Former Patriots Returner, To Practice Squad

Remember Jeff Demps? Apparently he hasn’t traded in his football cleats for track spikes just yet. The Indianapolis Colts signed the speedy running back to their practice squad Tuesday along with tight end Konrad Reuland. They released quarterback Dominique Davis and wide receiver Chandler Jones (no, not that Chandler Jones). Demps, who starred on the football field and the track...
Via NESN.com
October 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts add speedy return man to the practice squad

The Indianapolis Colts have signed running back Jeff Demps this afternoon. Demps was signed by the New England Patriots as an undrafted free agent out of Florida in 2012. After his rookie season Demps was traded to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers where he played in two games and had four kickoff returns for 93 yards. He was signed to the practice squad for the Bucs at the beginning of the...
Via cover32 - Colts
October 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Update: Colts Sign RB Jeff Demps To Practice Squad

Update: The Indianapolis Colts announced Tuesday that they have signed former Buccaneers RB Jeff Demps to their practice squad. The Colts also added TE Konrad Reuland to the practice squad as well. ——- Pro Football Talk, citing a league source, is reporting that the Colts brought in free agent RB Jeff Demps for a tryout on Tuesday. This is the first reported interest in...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
October 21, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Transactions: Monday 10/13

Bears Bears waived LB Terrell Manning. Bears signed CB Terrance Mitchell to their active roster. Bears signed TE Jacob Maxwell to their practice squad. Buccaneers Buccaneers released RB Jeff Demps from their practice squad. (NFLTR) Buccaneers re-signed FB Lonnie Pryor and DE George Uko to their practice squad. Buccaneers released WR Kevin Cone from their practice squad. ...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
October 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Buccaneers Releasing RB Jeff Demps From Practice Squad

Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reports that the Buccaneers are releasing RB Jeff Demps from their practice squad on Monday. Demps, 24, signed with the Patriots as an undrafted free agent out of Florida back in 2012. However, he was later traded to the Buccaneers in a deal that sent RB LeGarrette Blount to the Patriots in return for Demps and a 2013 seventh-round pick. Unfortunately...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
October 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Six players named to Tampa Bay Buccaneers practice squad

Yesterday we reported that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers shaved down their roster to 53 players in preparation for the regular season. The next roster moves due for NFL teams is deciding who will play on their practice squads. Here’s a primer on practice squad rules, per The Daily Norseman: Practice squad players are just that. . .guys that practice with the team. They don’t...
Via cover32 - Buccaneers
September 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Bucs begin filling out practice squad, awarded OL Garrett Gilkey off waivers

TAMPA, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have begun the process of shaping their practice squad. They filled six of their 10 available spots on the practice squad Sunday. Those signed were tight end Cameron Brate, running back Jeff Demps, quarterback Mike Kafka, linebacker Brandon Magee, defensive tackle Matthew Masifilo and wide receiver Solomon Patton. In addition, the Bucs continued...
Via Fox Sports Florida
September 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Buccaneers sign 6 players to practice squad

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have been awarded offensive lineman Garrett Gilkey off waivers from the Cleveland Browns and re-signed six players who were in training camp with them to the practice squad. To make room for Gilkey, the Bucs waived offensive lineman Josh Allen from the 53-man roster on Sunday. One day after being waived in the final cuts, running back Jeff...
Via AP on Fox
August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Buccaneers announce a few signed to their practice squad

Today the Buccaneers announced they signed six to their practice squad. They still have four guys to be named. TE Cameron Brate RB Jeff Demps QB Mike Kafka LB Brandon Magee DT Matthew Masifilo WR Solomon Patton The post Buccaneers announce a few signed to their practice squad appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Bucs sign six to their practice squad

Via the Buccaneers communications department, Tampa Bay today announced that they have signed the following six players to their practice squad:  TE Cameron Brate RB Jeff Demps QB Mike Kafka LB Brandon Magee DT Matthew Masifilo WR Solomon Patton The Buccaneers have now filled six of the 10 available practice squad spots.
Via The Bay Cave
August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

RB Demps, S Wright among Buccaneers final cuts

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Olympic sprinter Jeff Demps and veteran safety Major Wright are among the final cuts for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Coach Lovie Smith trimmed the roster to the 53-player limit Saturday, releasing Wright and defensive lineman Ronald Talley and waiving Demps, quarterback Mike Kafka and four other players. Demps made his NFL debut last year, appearing in two games after...
Via AP on Fox
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Bucs reach the 53-man roster limit

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers today announced that they have made the following roster moves:  WAIVED TE Cameron Brate RB Jeff Demps QB Mike Kafka LB Brandon Magee DT Matthew Masifilo WR Solomon Patton RELEASED DL Ronald Talley S Major Wright The Buccaneers are now at the 53-man roster limit. Report comes courtesy of the Buccaneers Communications Department. Follow @GilArciaTBC Now...
Via The Bay Cave
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Jeff Demps cut by Buccaneers

The Buccaneers started their roster cutdown today by releasing third-year running back Jeff Demps.Many Patriots fans will no doubt remember the entirety of the Jeff Demps fiasco with a not-so-fond nostalgia. After competing with several other teams including the Buccaneers for Demps’ signature as a speedy, exciting back, the Patriots won the rights to sign him after he forewent...
Via Patriots Life
August 30, 2014  |  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

What we learned from Tampa Bay Buccaneers last preseason game vs Washigton Redskins

Bucs players on the bubble won’t have too long to find out their fate. The last preseason game is becoming more and more meaningless and I don’t believe its a coincidence it comes at the same time the NFL is pushing for 18 game seasons. Yet if you looked carefully enough, you will see signs; things to look for in the last game played by mostly 3rd and 4th stringers. The offensive...
Via Buc Stop
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Buccaneers observations: Depth an issue as preseason comes to close

TAMPA, Fla. -- The preseason is over. All the games that don't count. All the names that won't matter come Week 1. All the play that feels a notch or three below what will be seen when the results count for real. The preseason is over. The Washington Redskins beat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 24-10 on Thursday, because the scoreboard remained lit and they kept score. But little about...
Via Fox Sports Florida
August 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Bucs' roster cuts overshadowed by trade for Logan Mankins

TAMPA, Fla. -- One guard is a six-time Pro Bowler, the other a perennial question. One offers credibility, the other incredible baggage. One represents a strong past, the other a shady future. Well done, Bucs. After the wild developments Monday, when coach Lovie Smith and general manager Jason Licht wined, dined and questioned controversial guard Richie Incognito as part of a five...
Via Fox Sports Florida
August 26, 2014  |  Discuss
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