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Bucs Nation Aug 13, 2016

J.R. Sweezy set to miss five games with back injury

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will have to start the season without left guard J.R. Sweezy, who they signed to a five-year, $32.5 million contract this offseason. The Tampa Bay Times’ Rick Stroud reports the team will place him on the Physically Unable to Perform list, which will cause him to miss at least the first five games of the regular season. Sweezy had back surgery after signing with the team, who expected him to replace the retired Logan Mankins. Apparently the surgery was more serious than expected, although Stroud says Sweezy got a positive report from a different doctor in...
Bucs Nation Jul 27, 2016

Jason Licht: Buccaneers continue to look into free agents

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have a more or less complete roster, but they’re not entirely done adding players to the roster. In previous years, they’ve added some key players early in the season and late in the offseason — players like Logan Mankins and Joe Hawley, for instance. Talking to Steve Duemig of 620 WDAE, Licht confirmed that the Bucs continue to look at potential free agents. We have talked about every player you can think of, and we continue to,” the Bucs general manager said. Licht didn’t go into a ton of detail in the half-hour conversation, but praised Jameis Winston,...