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Bucs trade Brian Price, waive Briscoe

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July

Here is the official release from the team:

BUCCANEERS TRADE DT PRICE TO CHICAGO BEARS; MAKE ADDITIONAL ROSTER MOVES

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced today that they have traded DT Brian Price to the Chicago Bears for an undisclosed 2013 draft pick, pending a physical. The team also announced that they have signed LB Thomas Williams to a two-year contract, as well as waived WR Dezmon Briscoe and DB Devin Holland.

Williams enters his third season in the NFL after spending last year with the Carolina Panthers. In 2011, he played in seven games and started two, recording 11 tackles and four passes defensed. Williams has played in 15 career games, He originally entered the league as a fifth-round pick (155th overall) by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the 2008 NFL Draft.

The team additionally announced they have placed DE Da'Quan Bowers and CB Derrick Roberson on the Active/Physically Unable To Perform list and T Donald Penn on the Reserve/Non-Football Injury list.

[Last modified: Thursday, July 26, 2012 4:57pm]

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