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  1. 5 Changes the Buccaneers Must Absolutely Make This OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | BleacherReport

    ... starting experience. They waited until the fifth round of the draft to take G Kadeem Edwards. They trusted that Carl Nicks could return from his toe problems and MRSA infection, but instead he retired in July . They signed several backup-quality ...

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  2. Bucs offensive line not living up to expectationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Tampa Bay Online

    ... while rookie Patrick Omameh replaced Joseph at right guard. Throw in the need to replace starting left guard Carl Nicks, who was forced into retirement by a nagging foot problem, and it's easy to see why the line might struggle. “We can't ...

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  3. The Film Don't Lie: BuccaneersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | ESPN

    ... They spent good money on center Evan Dietrich-Smith and left tackle Anthony Collins in free agency. After guard Carl Nicks left the team because of a lingering toe problem, the Bucs traded for Pro Bowl guard Logan Mankins . Right tackle Demar Dotson ...

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  4. Johnthan Banks: "I Expect to Go Sunday. I Played With MRSA"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | ThePewterPlank

    ... Staphylococcus aureus, or MRSA. While the life-threatening staph infection did cause Lawrence Tynes and Carl Nicks to miss a substantial amount of time and even jeopardize their return to the NFL, Banks was apparently playing through it. With that ...

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  5. The Film Don't Lie: BuccaneersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | ESPN

    ... season as a rookie in 2012. But he needs better blocking up front. Guard Logan Mankins was a late addition after Carl Nicks left the team at the start of training camp. Mankins is a Pro Bowler and he's had time to form chemistry with the rest of the ...

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  6. Bucs' offensive line improvingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | ESPN

    ... loss to St. Louis. The line is in a much better spot than it was early in the preseason after former All-Pro Carl Nicks left the team. The Bucs experimented with a bunch of guards before trading with New England to bring in Logan Mankins . The group ...

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  7. Bucs Put Their Guard Up With MankinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... Now don't confuse this acquisition with the one in March of 2012 when Tampa Bay landed Saints Pro Bowl guard Carl Nicks. At that time Nicks was widely regarded as maybe the best guard in the NFL and in the prime of his career. Mankins is 32 and ...

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  8. Tampa Bay's Perspective On The Logan Mankins TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... on the deal. Tampa Bay was desperate for interior help on the offensive line after releasing two-time Pro Bowler Carl Nicks in July, which is why they brought in Richie Incognito earlier this week for a visit. "[Tampa Bay] is a team that thinks can ...

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  9. Patriots trade Mankins to BucsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | Sky Sports

    ... and he will now shore up an offensive line that has struggled since the departures of guards Davin Joseph and Carl Nicks. Buccaneers general manager Jason Licht worked alongside Mankins from 2009-11 when he was the Patriots' director of pro ...

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  10. Richie Incognito is back; Buccaneers are interestedRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | The Morning Call

    ... parted ways with a pair of Pro Bowl guards. They released Davin Joseph as a cost-cutting move, then released Carl Nicks, who missed most of last season with a staph infection. "What does it hurt to talk to someone?" he said. "For me, as we go ...

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  11. Bucs trade for Patriots G Logan MankinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | Tampa Bay Online

    ... and Mankins is expected to step in immediately on the left side. Tampa Bay has sought help at that spot since Carl Nicks announced his retirement when training camp began a month ago. Patrick Omameh is the listed starter at right guard and Incognito ...

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  12. More ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | NFL

    ... themselves on Tuesday. The Buccaneers ' offensive line has been a disaster this preseason following the loss of Carl Nicks to retirement. Mankins immediately adds credibility to the line, although Buccaneers fans have to be worried that they are ...

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  13. Bucs Land Mankins in Stunning TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    ... offensive line that had been looking for answers at both guard spots since moving on from Davin Joseph and Carl Nicks. "We feel very fortunate just to have Logan," said Licht, who worked alongside Mankins from 2009-11 as the Patriots' director of ...

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  14. Buccaneers bringing Incognito in for visitRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... another blow when the team announced on the opening day of training camp that it was releasing projected starter Carl Nicks, who missed most of last season with a MRSA infection. Smith bristled when he was repeatedly asked if bringing in Incognito ...

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  15. Buccaneers bringing in Incognito for a visitRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | Times Observer

    ... camp when general manager Jason Licht announced the team was parting ways with another incumbent starter, guard Carl Nicks, who missed most of last season with a MRSA infection. Smith bristled when he was repeatedly asked if bringing in Incognito ...

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  16. Bucs bring Incognito in for visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | O-R Online

    ... another blow when the team announced on the opening day of training camp that it was releasing projected starter Carl Nicks, who missed most of last season with a MRSA infection. Smith bristled when he was repeatedly asked if bringing in Incognito ...

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  17. Monday's NFL roundup: Free agent Richie Incognito pays visit to TampaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | The Detroit News

    Carl Nicks. Smith bristled when he was repeatedly asked if bringing in Incognito for a visit, and possibly signing him, might upset the locker room. "Would I have a football player on our team that I thought would mess up our team chemistry. The answer is no," Smith said. "Simple as that. "I've heard what happened down (in Miami). But for me, I think it doesn't hurt anything to talk face to face with anybody that's available." Rookie Jimmy Garoppolo will get his first NFL start when the Patriots visit the Giants on Thursday. Garoppolo likely will play a good portion of the game amid talk incumbent backup Ryan Mallett might be traded. Cornerback Dimitri Patterson was "indefinitely" suspended after he left the team last Friday. General manager John Idzik said Patterson spoke to him and coach Rex Ryan on Sunday night, but Idzik would not discuss the reason for the absence. ... Raiders quarterback Matt Schaub missed his second straight day of practice with a sore throwing elbow. ... Kicker Jay Feely (Michigan) was among 13 players cut by the Cardinals. ... Washington safety Brandon Meriweather has been suspended for the first two games of the regular season. Meriweather was flagged for a personal foul when he hit Torrey Smith in the second quarter of Saturday night's game against the Ravens. ... The Colts cut former Michigan State cornerback Johnny Adams.

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  18. Buccaneers to meet with ex-Dolphin IncognitoRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... camp when general manager Jason Licht announced the team was parting ways with another incumbent starter, guard Carl Nicks, who missed most of last season with a MRSA infection. Smith bristled when he was repeatedly asked if bringing in Incognito ...

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  19. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | WFLA-AM Tampa

    ... them be a part of the Buccaneers." The Buccaneers are very thin at the guard position following the dismissal of Carl Nicks on the first day of training camp, and Incognito would seem a good fit for the position. Bucs center Evan Dietrich-Smith told ...

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  20. Bucs bring in guard Richie Incognito for visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | Tampa Bay Online

    ... position after releasing former Pro Bowler Davin Joseph in the offseason and the retirement of former Pro Bowler Carl Nicks early in training camp. “I don't think they let the man into the locker room if they don't feel it's going to be a ...

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