Archive for August, 2008



Eugene Wilson released, OT added

Published: August 31st, 2008
By Bucs Beat

UPDATE, 6:17 p.m.: The release of Eugene Wilson apparently was to make room for a more pressing need: an offensive lineman. The Bucs claimed offensive lineman James Lee off waivers, adding the rookie free agent from South Carolina State to augment a thin offensive line. Lee, who was waived Saturday by the Browns, is said to be capable of playing guard but is being viewed as a tackle by the Bucs.

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Lions sign Nece

Published: August 31st, 2008
By Bucs Beat

It didn't take Ryan Nece long to find a new home.

The Bucs' linebacker signed with the Detroit Lions, less than a day after being released by Tampa Bay.

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Piscitelli expected to be fine

Published: August 31st, 2008
By Bucs Beat

According to coach Jon Gruden, safety Sabby Piscitelli participated in the team's brief morning walkthrough today and is expected to play in the season opener after sustaining a knee injury in the preseason finale.

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Bucs Keep 4 QB’s; Cut Players to Reach 53

Published: August 31st, 2008
By Buccaneers Gab

Chris Simms finally got his wish and was released from the Bucs today.  While he’s gone, the team will carry 4 QB’s as they enter the season.  Jeff Garcia, Brian Griese, Luke McCown, and Josh Johnson will all make the roster as QB’s.

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