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Bucs sign 13 tryout players from rookie minicamp, release 12 from roster

Thirteen players who tried out for the Bucs over the weekend earned a contract and an invitation to training camp.

The list is headed by LSU quarterback Jordan Jefferson, Arkansas running back De’Anthony Curtis and Nebraska tackle Jermarcus Hendricks.

The Bucs also signed cornerback Derrick Roberson and defensive end Hilee Taylor, two veteran free agents who tried out over the weekend.

To make room on the roster, the Bucs released 12 players, including several signed last week as undrafted free agents, including South Florida center Chaz Hine and cornerback Quentin Washington.

Here is the list of tryout players signed from the rookie minicamp:

Wagner DE Quintin Anderson
Ball State S Sean Baker
Arkansas RB De’Anthony Curtis
Iowa P Eric Guthrie
Nebraska T Jermarcus Hardrick
LSU QB Jordan Jefferson
Henderson State FB Antonio Leak
North Carolina DT Jordan Nix
Toledo TE Danny Noble
Connecticut C Moe Petrus
Portland State DT Myles Wade

The players released include:

WR Luther Ambrose
LB Ryan Baker
LB Mike Balogun
QB Zach Collaros
S Ron Girault Rugters
C Chaz Hine
DT Donte’e Nicholls
T Trevor Olson
G Chris Riley
K Jake Rogers
CB Quenton Washington
T Rocky Weaver

[Last modified: Monday, May 7, 2012 10:22am]


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