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Brian Griese

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Bucs sign Miller, cut Griese

by Roland Johnson on July 13, 2009

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers today announced that they have signed DT Roy Miller to a four-year contract. ProFootballTalk.com, is reporting the total base value of Miller’s deal is $2.52 million and includes a $770,000 signing bonus. Miller’s 2009 cap value is $502,500K, followed by $587,500K in 2010, $672,500K in 2011 and $757,500K in 2012. Miller […]

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Bucs News & Notes: Tuesday OTA

by Roland Johnson on June 16, 2009

No need to worry Buccaneer fans, starting middle linebacker Barrett Ruud showed for the team mandatory mini camp. Even though he is miffed at the lack of contract talks he arrived and participated in drills. Ruud has not ruled out the idea of holding out of training camp in the hopes of getting the team […]

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Bucs Griese ask to be released

by Roland Johnson on June 14, 2009

With speculation swirling throughout the off-season that veteran quarterback Brian Griese would be traded or released before the start of training camp, as the Buccaneers have maintained they only want to bring four quarterbacks to camp. Rick Stroud, of the St. Pete Times is reporting the embattled quarterback has asked for his unconditional release from […]

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Positional Preview: Quarterbacks

by Roland Johnson on June 11, 2009

The band aid brigade that once toiled under center has been discarded for youthful exuberance. The team has decided a drastic makeover was in order at the most critical position in all of football. With the immanent release of Brian Griese on the horizon, the days of a quarterback hanging on long enough to begin […]

Dan Parr, of Profootballweekly.com scribes that because of the new found confidence level and familiarity with his teammates, Luke McCown has a slight edge in the quarterback derby being waged in Tampa. It was well-known that Buccaneers QB Luke McCown didn’t lack confidence, and he emphasized that point at the team’s voluntary workouts Tuesday, telling […]

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Bucs to cut Brian Griese later this week

by Roland Johnson on May 13, 2009

Alex Marvez, of Fox Sports.com is reporting that two unnamed sources have stated the team is finalizing the details of the release, to which Brian Griese would become  a free agent. Griese who has been absent from all of the teams OTA’s this off-season has been rumored to be on the trading block for sometime […]

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Positional Breakdown: Quarterbacks

by Roland Johnson on May 10, 2009

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers under the guidance of Mark Dominik & Raheem Morris have been collecting arms this off-season, in the hopes that one can be the future. The re-signing of Luke McCown prior to free agency was a clear sign that the new brain trust wanted to see for sure one way or the […]

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Griese’s future in doubt with Bucs

by Roland Johnson on April 12, 2009

Steve Wyche, of NFL.com is specualting that the signing of Bryon Leftwich puts the future of Brian Griese in doubt. With the team maintaining this off-season that they want to bring four quarterbacks to training camp it is highly unlikely that they would axe Griese unless they draft a quarterback in the first round. Which […]

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Penn, Griese, Williams & Graham absent from mini camp

by Roland Johnson on March 31, 2009

Based on several reports surfacing out of the teams first voluntary mini camp restricted free agent left tackle Donald Penn is a no show, he has still not signed his tender. Also absent from camp are Brian Griese, Carnell Williams & Earnest Graham. Both Graham & Williams are still recovering from injuries sustained during the […]

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Griese want’s to be the starter

by Roland Johnson on March 23, 2009

Woody Paige, of the Denverpost.com, is reporting in an article written about the current situation brewing in Denver along with the not so settled qb position in Tampa that pick six Brian Griese wants a chance to be the starter in 2009 in Tampa. “I don’t want to just hang around the game. I want […]