Archive for August, 2009



Raheem Morris reacts to Dexter Jackson’s release

Published: August 31st, 2009
By Bucs Beat

Coach Raheem Morris stopped short of calling Dexter Jackson a bust despite the team's decision today to cut its 2008 second-round pick. Morris attributed the move to Jackson being what Morris described as a poor fit for the Tampa Bay offense.

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Dexter Jackson Released

Published: August 31st, 2009
By Buccaneers Gab

Last years second round draft pick Dexter Jackson has been released from the Bucs, according to the Tampa Tribune.

Tampa Bay has reached the 75-man roster limit early Monday morning by releasing the punt returner/wide receiver. The end of Jackson’s career with the Bucs is not surprising. After being drafted in the second round of the 2008 draft to be the return man on kicks and punts, he did not live up to his expectations.

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Tampa Bay Bucs practice update — WR Clayton excited to return to practice

Published: August 31st, 2009
By Bucs Beat

Wide receiver Michael Clayton told reporters Monday that it feels good to be back at practice, after aggravating a hamstring strain at Jacksonville two weeks ago and sitting out the Miami game last Thursday.

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Buccaneers receivers Bryant, Clayton to sit on Friday night

Published: August 31st, 2009
By Bucs Beat

Coach Raheem Morris, as expected, has ruled WRs Michael Clayton and Antonio Bryant out of Friday's preseason finale against the Houston Texans.

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