Archive for October, 2007



Movement/Players Practice

Published: October 31st, 2007
By Buccaneer Harbour
With Cox placed on IR, and Lucas released for being ineffective, the Bucs had two spots to fill. They filled one by signing WR Chas Gessner. He was waived injured which meant he was unavailable to us for the first 8 weeks, but could be signed by another team. The Bucs were able to bring him back, though, and he could help the team in the special teams department, as well as being an insurance policy against any more WR injuries.

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Mike Williams to the Bucs? Why not?

Published: October 31st, 2007
By Bucs Beat | tampabay.com - St. Petersburg Times and tbt*

Here's a blast from the past. Remember Mike Williams, the 2005 10th overall draft pick of the Lions and Tampa native?

Well, you may have heard he was waived by the Raiders on Tuesday. He should have cleared waivers by now that league business is wrapped up for the day, meaning he is a free agent.

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Scariest Thing this Halloween

Published: October 31st, 2007
By Atop the Crow's Nest

Yes, while Halloween causes people to think about ghouls and goblins, trick-or-treating, scaring anyone anyway you can, and scary movies, I can think of something scarier than all of that.

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Cox to IR; more roster moves

Published: October 31st, 2007
By Bucs Beat | tampabay.com - St. Petersburg Times and tbt*

It's official: cornerback Torrie Cox is done for the season, his knee injury prompting the Bucs today to move him to injured reserve.

The Bucs also released receiver Chad Lucas who was thought to be an option succeed Cox as kick returner. His hesitancy as a returner in Cox's absence Sunday probably didn't help his cause though.

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