Archive for August, 2011



Will Bucs keep only two QBs?

Published: August 30th, 2011
By Bucs Beat Feed

Bucs No. 3 quarterback Rudy Carpenter is nervous. He's not alone.

A rule change in the NFL expanded active game day roster to 46 players and removed the third string emergency quarterback designation. That makes it more likely teams will go with two quarterbacks this season and use the roster spot for a position player.

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REAR ENTRIES: Defensive Linemen You Should Know

Published: August 30th, 2011
By Bucstats.com

Rear Entry 92

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Bucs rookie Ahmad Black in a race against time

Published: August 29th, 2011
By Bucs Beat Feed

Bucs fifth-round pick Ahmad Black, a safety from Florida, has missed the past two preseason games and a couple weeks of practice because of a high ankle sprain, and might be running out of time to convince coaches he belongs on the roster.

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Early Cuts

Published: August 29th, 2011
By Bucstats.com

It doesn't matter who won this battle -- they were both cut.
The Buccaneers have dropped ten players in advance of the 80-man deadline tomorrow:

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