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Bucs OT Penn Fined for Unnecessary Roughness

Vikings defensive end Jared Allen and Buccaneers offensive tackle Donald Penn each were fined $7,875 for unnecessary roughness in the Week 8 Thursday night game between the Bucs and Vikings, Tom Pelissero of 1500ESPN reports. The fines were for their third quarter fight in which Allen suffered a bloody nose. Both players received penalties for […]

Bucs Take LT Donald Penn Off the Active/Non-Football-Injury List

The Buccaneers announced on Friday that Donald Penn, the team’s starting left tackle, has been removed from the active/non-football-injury (NFI) list. Penn can begin practicing with the team immediately. The Buccaneers placed Penn on the NFI list just before the start of training camp due to a calf injury he had sustained in a workout […]

Donald Penn Out a Few Weeks with a Calf Strain

Bucs tackle Donald Penn will miss several weeks of training camp with a calf strain, coach Greg Schiano said Thursday according to Rick Stroud ot the Tampa Bay Times. Penn became hurt working out in Los Angeles and notified the Bucs about his injury several days ago. He has been working with trainers at One […]

Bucs and LT Donald Penn Agree on an Extension

The Bucs have a deal done with left tackle Donald Penn: The Tampa Bay Buccaneers and starting left tackle Donald Penn have agreed on the parameters of a long-term contract extension, a league source said Friday. The sides have come to terms on the major issues of a deal, but they’re still working out some […]

No Talks Planned Between Bucs and OT Donald Penn

Rick Stroud of the St.Pete Times reports that no talks are set as of now between the Bucs and OT Donald Penn: The Bucs don’t plan on having any meaningful discussions with Donald Penn about a contract extension before training camp. The prolonged impasse means the Bucs starting left tackle isn’t expected to report with […]

Buccaneers Offer OT Donald Penn A One-Year Deal Worth $3.168M

The Bucs have offered Donald Penn a contract, it’s a one-year deal worth $3.168 million. No, it’s not the long-term deal he wants, but the Bucs have treated all of their restricted free agents, including Barrett Ruud and Cadillac Williams, the same way. They’re simply playing by the rules laid out in the collective bargaining […]

Dominik Says Penn’s Weight an Issue in Giving Him a Deal

Sporting News reports on the Bucs not willing to give Donald Penn a new deal due to his weight problems: Buccanners GM Mark Dominik says the team has not been willing to give disgruntled LT Donald Penn a long-term contract because he hasn’t shown he can consistently keep his weight under control. Penn, a restricted […]

Bucs Taking a Stance Against OL Donald Penn

Pro Football Weekly reports that the Bucs are not playing nice with restricted free-agent OLT Donald Penn: The Buccaneers sent a letter to restricted free-agent OLT Donald Penn, informing him that his tender offer would be reduced by $100,000 if he didn’t sign the tender by June 15. Penn has stayed away from offseason practices […]