There were some mild surprises among Sunday's set of final roster cuts, including WR Frisman Jackson (pictured), TE Darnell Sanders, and DE Mark Word. Here are the details...
September 5, 2004
Rookie quarterback Chris Simms, veteran punter Tom Tupa and new kick return man Fabian Davis shined Monday night as the Bucs tasted defeat for the first time since December 23rd.
August 18, 2003
<A HREF=[PlayerNode:792092]>Warren Sapp</A> is expected to return to the practice field Wednesday after the swelling in his knee has diminished considerably. Coach Jon Gruden may continue to hold Warren out another day just as a precautionary measure. <A HREF=[PlayerNode:789394]>Ronde Barber</A> is also slowly working his surgically repaired knee back into playing shape but is still only participating in one of the two currently scheduled Buccaneer practices.
August 13, 2003
The Bucs plan to play their starters just as sparingly Friday at Miami. The first offensive unit will get about one series and the defense could play only a few plays as they did in Japan Saturday.
In the first pre-season game the starters aren't expected to play much, so it wasn't a surprise that, before the New York Jets could finish their first drive on offense, the first team Buc defense was on the sidelines.
At 5:00 Eastern Time, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the New York Jets kicked off the 2003 preseason in Tokyo. If you missed the game, and are planning to watch the replay this evening at 8:00, do not read any further.
Georgia's secondary ha played much better than most expected. Even Georgia Head Coach Mark Richt said that he was "a little bit surprised" about how well the secondary has played thus far this season.
December 6, 2002
Jennings said that he used the lack of interest from some schools as motivation when he arrived at Georgia.
November 13, 2002