Category: ‘Linebackers’

Kwon Alexander May Face Four-Game Suspension for Violating PED Policy
November 22nd, 2015 at 1:04 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers could lose rookie linebacker Kwon Alexander to a four-game suspension for violation of the NFL’s policy on performance-enhancing drugs, the Tampa Tribune reported Nov. 22. ***PHOTO1*** According to the report, the team is expected to be officially notified by the league office on Monday, which means Alexander will...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sign Linebacker Lavonte David to Contract Extension
August 12th, 2015 at 10:14 AM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed linebacker Lavonte David to a five-year contract extension. The deal, which makes David the highest-paid 4-3 outside linebacker in the National Football League, goes through the 2020 season. As per team policy, terms of the contract were not disclosed. ***PHOTO1*** “We are very excited to announce...

Rookie Linebacker Josh Keyes Makes Positive First Impression on Tampa Bay Buccaneers
July 2nd, 2015 at 10:17 AM
Tampa Bay Buccaneers rookie linebacker Josh Keyes, an undrafted free agent out of Boston College, turned heads during the team's recently concluded mini-camp at One Buc Place. Judging by his performances in offseason drills, Keyes isn't likely to fly under the radar much longer. ***PHOTO1*** Following an interception in camp, head coach Lovie...

Linebacker Larry Dean and Center Ben Gottschalk Sign with Tampa Bay Buccaneers
April 14th, 2015 at 9:41 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed linebacker Larry Dean and center Ben Gottschalk. ***PHOTO1*** ...

Chicago Bears Sign Former Buccaneers Linebacker Mason Foster
March 24th, 2015 at 8:27 PM
After four solid seasons with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, free-agent linebacker Mason Foster agreed to a one-year deal with the Chicago Bears on Tuesday. ***PHOTO1*** A starter since joining the Buccaneers in 2011, Foster fought through an injury-riddled season in 2014. He separated a shoulder early in the season, but returned to...