Posts Tagged ‘derrick ward’

Former Bucs RB DerricK Ward Retires

Eight year veteran running back Derrick Ward has announced his retirement via Twitter. To all my fans just wanted to let u know its been a great ride the last 9yrs but I’m calling it a career. I thank u all for believing in me! Ward played for the Giants, Bucs and Texans during his […]

Chiefs @ Bucs Rewind and Look Ahead

THE GOOD The receivers. It’s going to be hard to place Preston Parker on the practice squad. He and fellow receiver Spurlock, who had the game’s most important catch, are battling it out for the returner job. I can’t imagine what Mike Williams would have done if he had been targeted for a full game […]

Derrick Ward On The Buccaneers Bubble

After a porous performance in the pre season with a young pup waiting in the wings, it appears Derrick Ward is on the roster bubble for the first time of his career. I watched the game and for lack of a better word, the guy sucked; 12 carries for 20 yards when you’re one year […]

RB Ward Looking to Have a Big 2010 for the Bucs

Running back Derrick Ward is looking to put his sub-par 2009 season behind him, writes Rick Stroud of the St. Petersburg Times. Ward rushed for 1,025 yards in 2008, his final season with the New York Giants. After signing a four-year, $17 million contract with the Buccaneers, Ward gained just 409 yards, despite only receiving […]

4 Weeks Into Season, Buccaneers’ Offense Taking On Water

Most people who follow the NFL and specifically the Tampa Bay Buccaneers might think that with the team’s signings of quarterback Byron Leftwich, running back Derrick Ward and tight end Kellen Winslow, the team upgraded offensively. They also re-signed wide receivers Michael Clayton and Antonio Bryant along with tight end Jerramy Stevens and got back […]

Cadillac Ride Of Choice In Crowded Bucs Backfield

At least in my estimation, if there is a bright spot in the Tampa Bay Buccaneers offense, that would be that they have an abundance of quality running backs to choose from. That’s not a knock on the current crop of quarterbacks on their roster at all; however, it is what it is. The trio […]

Bucs Sign Giants Free Agent RB Derrick Ward to Four-Year Deal

The Buccaneers evidently feel the need to shore up the running game, as reports are coming in that the team has signed Giants free agent running back Derrick Ward to a four-year, $17 million dollar deal. Last season as part of a 1-2 punch with Brandon Jacobs, Ward ran for 1025 yards in 16 games […]