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Tyrone McKenzie to Get First Crack at MLB Job

Dan Parr from Pro Football Weekly reports that now with Barrett Ruud gone, the middle LB job may go to Tyrone McKenzie. It wasn’t a surprise to see Barrett Ruud, the Buccaneers’ starting MLB for the past four seasons, move on and sign with the Titans. Ruud didn’t see the commitment he wanted from the […]

Dominik Indicates Barrett Ruud Won’t Be Back in 2011

Buccaneers general manager Mark Dominik indicated the Bucs have no plans to re-sign middle linebacker Barrett Ruud, an unrestricted free agent who led the team in tackles the last four years according to Rick Stroud of the St. Petersburg Times. Dominik announced Tuesday the team moved quickly to sign linebacker Mason Foster, the team’s third-round […]

Bucs Won’t Be a Team Going Nuts in Free Agency

From: National Football Post If the timeline is right this time – and free agency does kick off later this week – don’t expect the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to go plundering and pillaging into free agency. The club has taken a cautious approach with the open shopping market as general manager Mark Dominik has re-tooled […]

Barrett Ruud May Get the Franchise Tag Says PFW

Dan Parr at Pro Football Weekly reports that the Bucs are talking about putting the franchise tag on middle linebacker Barrett Ruud. It was recently suggested that the Buccaneers will consider using the franchise tag on MLB Barrett Ruud, who will be an unrestricted free agent this offseason. It’s not clear whether teams will get […]

Ruud Sounds Ready for Free Agency to Start

In his four seasons as the full-time starting middle linebacker for the Buccaneers, Barrett Ruud has accumulated 511 tackles, five quarterback sacks, six interceptions, with 20 passes defensed. Ruud played last season under a restricted free agent tender, and with six accrued seasons, will be an unrestricted free agent whenever the 2011 league year begins. […]

Ruud Uncertain About His Future With Buccaneers

Barrett Ruud has not only been the man in the middle of the Buccaneers defense for the last four seasons, he’s been the face of the unit too. But with six years of service he’s eligible for free agency when the NFL opens its doors for business again but Ruud has no idea where his […]

Buccaneers Unlikely To Use Franchise Tag This Offseason

The Buccaneers are likely to be one of a handful of teams electing not to assign franchise tags this offseason. Only linebacker Barrett Ruud and offensive guard Davin Joseph are free agents worthy of a franchise tag, according to the St. Petersburg Times, and Joseph’s agent, Ben Dogra, said his client receiving the tag is […]

Rudd and Talib Getting Time Off With Groin Strains

The Bucs just tweeted some news on the injury front about some players: Coach is giving Barrett Ruud and Aqib Talib a few days off bc they have minor groin strains. They’re day-to-day; may not play on Sunday.