Archive for August, 2009



Bucs receivers Bryant, Clayton return to practice

Published: August 31st, 2009
By Bucs Beat

The Bucs have just taken the field for today's practice, and joining them are WRs Antonio Bryant and Michael Clayton.

Bryant has been out since the second week of camp when he underwent knee surgery. He hasn't played this preseason and isn't expected to play against Houston on Friday.

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Morris May Keep Four Quarterbacks

Published: August 31st, 2009
By Bucstats.com

Wasn't this a great play?  Look how happy he is.  Now cut him.
So Raheem Morris made one difficult decision and now he may not be up to another one. It sounds like he’s thinking about carrying four quarterbacks on the roster this season. Morris has already named Luke McCown as the backup. Freeman is guaranteed a roster spot. So we’re talking about keeping Josh Johnson around for yet another year, doing nothing.

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Bucs release Dexter Jackson

Published: August 31st, 2009
By Bucs Beat

Admitting one of the worst decisions in the team's draft history, the Bucs confirmed they have released receiver Dexter Jackson, their second-round pick in 2008.

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The Aftermath

Published: August 30th, 2009
By Bucstats.com

Leftwich tries to escape the Gooch.
It’s been a day since Raheem Morris ignored common sense and announced that Byron Leftwich would be the starting quarterback for the regular season. Since then, we’ve heard from Leftwich himself:

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