Legendary Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle, Warren Sapp makes good on promise - arrives at One Buc Place to take the Bucs first two picks under his wing. With the Bucs using the 3rd and 35th overall selections to draft Gerald McCoy and Brian Price. Earlier this off-season Sapp, A.K.A “QBKILLA” said he welcomes the opportunity to work with the Bucs newest additions at defensive tackle.
Well today that promise was fulfilled as Sapp arrived in only a fashion he could have and worked out with McCoy and Price on the field.
QBKILLA: HOME!! Time To Make The Doughnuts!!
QBKILLA: Todd And Me One More Time!!!
Let’s hope the organztion see’s the value in Sapp mentoring the youngins’ this off-season and allows Sapp or atleast entertains the idea of hiring Sapp as a consultant through training camp to digest film and show the future of the franchise’s defense the ropes as rookies.
In Other News
The Buccaneers announced today that they have signed 2010 draft selection DE Erik Lorig to a four-year contract. Lorig was a Buccaneers seventh-round selection (253rd overall) in this year’s NFL Draft out of Stanford. As a three-year starter and co-captain with the Cardinal, Lorig finished his collegiate career with 95 tackles, 16.5 tackles for loss and 4.5 sacks.
The team also announced they have released S Emanuel Cook and LS Chris Mauriello. Cook re-signed with the Buccaneers on January 8, 2010 after spending a portion of the 2009 season on the Buccaneers practice squad. Mauriello originally joined the Buccaneers as an undrafted free agent on May 17.