Buccaneers linebacker Kendell Beckwith fractured his ankle in an April car accident and wasn’t able to participate in the team’s offseason program as a result of the injury.
Beckwith will miss at least the early stages of training camp as well. The Buccaneers announced on Monday that Beckwith will be on the non-football injury list to open the year.
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, who had 73 tackles and made nine starts last season, from practicing until he’s activated and keeps open the possibility that he could open the regular season on the NFI list. If that happens, he would miss at least the first six weeks of the year.
The Buccaneers also filled a pair of open roster spots on Monday. They signed safety Josh Liddell and defensive end Kiante Anderson to bring their roster to 90 players for training camp.
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, the Patriots didn’t have a deal in place for tight end Rob Gronkowski that was kiboshed by owner Robert Kraft after quarterback Tom Brady threatened to retire. Yes, they were calling teams about a potential trade as recently as three days before the draft.
So who were they calling? Albert Breer of SI.com recently said on FS1 that the Patriots talked not to the entire league, but to “some teams they trust.”
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,” Breer said, via NESN.com.
There were more than that, per a league source. It’s unclear how many more there were. It is clear that a deal was never close enough to result in Gronkowski being informed about the possibility — and that would have been a key ingredient Bo Jackson Jersey
, given that Gronkowski didn’t even commit to playing in 2018 until two days before the draft. Devonte Graham Jersey