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Buccaneers | Wednesday injury report

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:23:31 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Mason Foster (shoulder) has been ruled out for Week 3. DE Michael Johnson (ankle) and DT Gerald McCoy (hand) are listed as questionable, while DE Da'Quan Bowers (abdomen), C Evan Dietrich-Smith (back), OT Demar Dotson (hamstring), DE William Gholston (shoulder), OG Logan Mankins (knee) and FS Bradley McDougald (knee) are listed as probable. Foster did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 17. Johnson and McCoy were limited during practice, while the rest of the players fully participated in practice.

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Buccaneers | Pursuing Brian Urlacher?

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:32:02 -0700

With an injury to LB Mason Foster, rumors have the Tampa Bay Buccaneers pursuing free agent LB Brian Urlacher (Bears). Urlacher resigned Tuesday, Sept. 16, from his Fox Sports 1 analysis job, fueling the speculation. Sources say a signing, if one happens at all, would not occur this week.

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Buccaneers | Tuesday practice report

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:56:46 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Mason Foster (shoulder) and DT Gerald McCoy (hand) did not practice Tuesday, Sept. 16. C Evan Dietrich-Smith (back), DE William Gholston (shoulder), DE Michael Johnson (ankle) and OG Logan Mankins (knee) were limited, while DE Da'Quan Bowers (abdomen), OT Demar Dotson (hamstring) and S Bradley McDougald (knee) practiced in full.

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Buccaneers | Three miss practice

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:32:02 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Mason Foster (shoulder), DT Gerald McCoy (hand) and TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins (ankle) all did not participate in practice Tuesday, Sept. 16.

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Buccaneers | Dane Fletcher might start in Week 3

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:45:11 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Dane Fletcher might get the start in Week 3 against the Atlanta Falcons Thursday, Sept. 18, if LB Mason Foster (shoulder) is unable to go.

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Buccaneers | Monday's practice report

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:43:33 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Mason Foster (shoulder), DT Gerald McCoy (hand) and TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins (ankle) were listed as missing practice Monday, Sept. 15. The league requires teams to put out an injury report Monday when they have a game Thursday, but generally teams do not practice.

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Buccaneers | Mason Foster has dislocated shoulder

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:30:56 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Mason Foster (shoulder) suffered a dislocated shoulder in the team's Week 2 loss to the St. Louis Rams, according to a source. He's not expected to play in Week 3 versus the Atlanta Falcons Thursday, Sept. 18, and LB Dane Fletcher would likely replace him in the starting lineup.

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Buccaneers | Mason Foster injured

Sun, 14 Sep 2014 16:02:59 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Mason Foster (shoulder) left the Week 2 game against the St. Louis Rams due to a shoulder injury and will not return.

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Buccaneers | Two LBs asked to lose weight

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:57:43 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LBs Mason Foster and Dane Fletcher were asked by head coach Lovie Smith to lose weight this offseason so they can become quicker, and both players did lose some weight.

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Buccaneers | Dane Fletcher could push for starting job

Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:12:02 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Dane Fletcher could push for the starting middle linebacker job if LB Mason Foster is not able to handle his increased duties as a pass defender.

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Buccaneers | Friday injury report for Week 13

Fri, 29 Nov 2013 15:43:23 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers OG Carl Nicks (foot) is out for Week 13. CB Darrelle Revis (groin) is questionable. LB Mason Foster (concussion), LB Adam Hayward (foot), OG Davin Joseph (knee), OG Jamon Meredith (ankle) and DT Akeem Spence (wrist) are probable. Nicks did not practice Friday, Nov. 29. Revis was limited while the others practiced in full.

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Buccaneers | Thursday practice report for Week 13

Thu, 28 Nov 2013 16:58:57 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers OG Carl Nicks (foot) and CB Darrelle Revis (groin) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 28. OG Davin Joseph (knee), OT Jamon Meredith (ankle), DT Akeem Spence (wrist), LB Mason Foster (concussion) and LB Adam Hayward (foot) fully participated in practice.

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Buccaneers | Wednesday practice report for Week 13

Wed, 27 Nov 2013 20:33:37 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers OG Carl Nicks (foot), OG Davin Joseph (knee), and LB Adam Hayward (foot) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 27. OT Jamon Meredith (ankle), DT Akeem Spence (wrist) and LB Mason Foster (concussion) fully participated in practice.

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Buccaneers | Week 12 Inactives

Sun, 24 Nov 2013 08:33:33 -0800

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have declared OG Carl Nicks, FS Dashon Goldson, DL Gary Gibson, FB Lonnie Pryor, LB Mason Foster, OG Patrick Omameh, DL Steven Means inactive for Week 12.

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Buccaneers | Thursday practice report for Week 12

Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:41:35 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers OG Carl Nicks (foot) and LB Mason Foster (concussion) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 21. WR Chris Owusu (foot), OG Davin Joseph (knee), OT Jamon Meredith (ankle), DE Da'Quan Bowers (concussion), DT Akeem Spence (wrist) and CB Johnthan Banks (shoulder) fully participated in practice.

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Buccaneers | Wednesday practice report for Week 12

Wed, 20 Nov 2013 14:58:12 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Mason Foster (concussion) and G Carl Nicks (foot) both did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 20. CB Johnthan Banks (shoulder) was limited in practice. DE Da'Quan Bowers (concussion), G Davin Joseph (knee), T Jamon Meredith (ankle), WR Chris Owusu (foot) and DT Akeem Spence (wrist) all fully practiced.

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Buccaneers | Mason Foster injury update

Mon, 18 Nov 2013 11:38:35 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Mason Foster (concussion) is under observation for a head injury, according to head coach Greg Schiano.

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Buccaneers | Mason Foster injured

Mon, 18 Nov 2013 09:27:33 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Mason Foster (concussion) left the team's Week 11 game in the second half with a concussion. He became the team's first linebacker since Derrick Brooks in 2002 to return two interceptions for touchdowns in the same season.

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Buccaneers | Saturday injury report for Week 10

Sat, 09 Nov 2013 16:07:27 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers OG Carl Nicks (foot) has been ruled out for Week 10. WR Chris Owusu (foot) is listed as doubtful. FB Erik Lorig (toe), OG Davin Joseph (knee), DT Akeem Spence (wrist), LB Mason Foster (elbow), LB Dekoda Watson (shoulder), CB Danny Gorrer (groin), FS Dashon Goldson (knee) and FS Keith Tandy (ankle) are listed as probable.

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Buccaneers | Friday practice report for Week 10

Fri, 08 Nov 2013 14:12:21 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Chris Owusu (foot) and OG Carl Nicks (foot) did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 8. FS Dashon Goldson (knee) was limited during practice. FB Erik Lorig (toe), OG Davin Joseph (knee), DT Akeem Spence (wrist), LB Mason Foster (elbow), LB Dekoda Watson (shoulder), CB Danny Gorrer (groin) and FS Keith Tandy (ankle) fully participated in practice.

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Buccaneers | Thursday practice report for Week 10

Thu, 07 Nov 2013 16:29:03 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Chris Owusu (foot) and OG Carl Nicks (foot) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 7. FB Erik Lorig (toe), CB Danny Gorrer (groin) and FS Dashon Goldson (knee) were limited during practice. OG Davin Joseph (knee), DT Akeem Spence (wrist), LB Mason Foster (elbow), LB Dekoda Watson (shoulder) and FS Keith Tandy (ankle) fully participated in practice.

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Buccaneers | Friday injury report for Week 9

Fri, 01 Nov 2013 14:56:33 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Jeff Demps (groin) and OG Carl Nicks (foot) did not practice Friday, Nov. 1, and are out for Week 9. SS Mark Barron (hip), FS Dashon Goldson (knee), DT Derek Landri (back), WR Chris Owusu (foot) and LB Dekoda Watson (shoulder) are questionable. LB Mason Foster (hamstring), OG Davin Joseph (knee), DT Akeem Spence (wrist) and S Keith Tandy (ankle) are probable. Barron, Goldson and Watson were limited in practice, and the others practiced in full.

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Buccaneers | Thursday practice report for Week 9

Thu, 31 Oct 2013 17:02:42 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Chris Owusu (foot), DT Derek Landri (back), FS Dashon Goldson (knee) and SS Mark Barron (hip) were limited during practice Thursday, Oct. 31. OG Davin Joseph (knee), DT Akeem Spence (wrist), LB Mason Foster (hamstring), LB Dekoda Watson (shoulder) and FS Keith Tandy (ankle) fully participated in practice.

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Buccaneers | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 30 Oct 2013 15:08:56 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Jeff Demps (groin) and OG Carl Nicks (foot) has been ruled out for Week 9. RB Doug Martin (shoulder) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 30. S Mark Barron (hip), LB Mason Foster (hamstring), S Dashon Goldson (knee), DT Derek Landri (back) and LB Dekoda Watson (shoulder) all were limited. G Davin Joseph (knee), WR Chris Owusu (foot), DT Akeem Spence (wrist) and S Keith Tandy (ankle) all fully practiced.

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Buccaneers | Two defensive players probable

Fri, 20 Sep 2013 16:33:14 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE Adrian Clayborn (hip) and LB Mason Foster (toe) fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 20, and are listed as probable for Week 3.

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Buccaneers | Two practice in full

Thu, 19 Sep 2013 16:37:34 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE Adrian Clayborn (hip) and LB Mason Foster (toe) practiced in full Thursday, Sept. 19.

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Buccaneers | Five limited in practice

Wed, 18 Sep 2013 13:57:42 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Mason Foster (toe), DE Adrian Clayborn (hip), CB Rashaan Melvin (hamstring), OG Carl Nicks (foot), and TE Luke Stocker (hip) all were limited in practice Wednesday, Sept. 18.

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Buccaneers | Could move Mason Foster to OLB

Thu, 14 Feb 2013 10:37:17 -0800

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers may consider moving LB Mason Foster from middle linebacker to strongside linebacker next season to replace injured LB Quincy Black (neck, shoulder).

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Buccaneers | Mason Foster fined $21,000

Fri, 21 Sep 2012 14:46:09 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Mason Foster has been fined $21,000 for hitting New York Giants WR Domenik Hixon in the neck and head area while he was defenseless.

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Buccaneers | Two expected to be ready for Week 1

Sat, 01 Sep 2012 19:53:40 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Mason Foster (hamstring) and CB Anthony Gaitor (undisclosed) were able to practice Saturday, Sept. 1, and they each seem confident they'll be ready to go in the regular season opener.

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Buccaneers | Mason Foster questionable for Week 1

Wed, 29 Aug 2012 10:44:02 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano said LB Mason Foster (hamstring) is getting better but his availability of Week 1 is in question.

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Buccaneers | Mason Foster sitting out

Fri, 24 Aug 2012 16:37:58 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Mason Foster (hamstring) is not playing in the third preseason game Friday, Aug. 24, because of a mild hamstring strain.

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Buccaneers | Mason Foster frontrunner for MLB job

Sun, 08 Jul 2012 12:47:41 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Mason Foster is expected to be the favorite for the starting middle linebacker job entering training camp. The coaching staff would like to see Foster play faster and with more confidence.

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Buccaneers | Mason Foster learning all three LB spots

Fri, 08 Jun 2012 12:32:48 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Mason Foster said he has been working at middle linebacker during organized team activities but has also been told to learn the two outside linebacker positions in case the team wants to move him around.

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Buccaneers | Mason Foster working at MLB

Thu, 19 Apr 2012 11:50:46 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Mason Foster worked at middle linebacker during workouts this week and likely is the favorite for the job at this point. The coaches thought about moving Foster to weakside linebacker.

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Buccaneers | Quincy Black practices at MLB

Tue, 17 Apr 2012 23:02:51 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Quincy Black lined up at middle linebacker as was making the defensive calls during the team's first defensive drill Tuesday, April 17. LBs Adam Hayward and Mason Foster lined up as outside linebackers. However, head coach Greg Schiano said nothing is permanent yet.

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Buccaneers | May wait to decide where Mason Foster will play

Mon, 26 Mar 2012 15:18:52 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers may want to see how LB Mason Foster performs at middle linebacker during the upcoming minicamp before deciding if they will keep him at that position.

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Buccaneers | Mason Foster could remain at MLB

Wed, 14 Mar 2012 11:13:42 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers general manager Mark Dominik said LB Mason Foster could remain at middle linebacker next season even though there have been thoughts of moving him to outside linebacker.

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Buccaneers | May consider moving Mason Foster to OLB

Wed, 29 Feb 2012 09:01:41 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive coordinator Bill Sheridan said there is a possibility LB Mason Foster moves from middle linebacker to outside linebacker next season.

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Buccaneers | Six take part in full practice

Fri, 04 Nov 2011 17:18:57 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers C Jeff Faine (biceps), LB Mason Foster (ankle), FS Tanard Jackson (hamstring), DL Gerald McCoy (ankle), DL Brian Price (illness) and WR Sammie Stroughter (ankle) practiced fully Friday, Nov. 4, and each is listed as probable for Week 9 against the New Orleans Saints.

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Buccaneers | Five fully practice

Thu, 03 Nov 2011 12:53:41 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Sammie Stroughter (ankle), C Jeff Faine (biceps), DTs Gerald McCoy (ankle) and Brian Price (illness) and LB Mason Foster (ankle) fully participated in practice Thursday, Nov. 3.

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Buccaneers | Four practice

Wed, 02 Nov 2011 16:41:57 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers C Jeff Faine (biceps), LB Mason Foster (ankle), DL Gerald McCoy (ankle) and WR Sammie Stroughter (ankle) practiced in full Wednesday, Nov. 2.

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Buccaneers | Several expected to return

Tue, 01 Nov 2011 12:29:24 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DT Gerald McCoy (ankle) and C Jeff Faine (biceps) are both expected to play in Week 9 against the New Orleans Saints. LB Mason Foster (ankle) is also expected back. S Tanard Jackson (hamstring) and C Jeremy Zuttah (knee) will be evaluated later in the week.

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Buccaneers | Two injured players practicing

Wed, 26 Oct 2011 08:15:28 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DT Gerald McCoy (ankle) and LB Mason Foster (ankle) are participating in practice Wednesday, Oct. 26.

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Buccaneers | Mason Foster leaves game

Sun, 23 Oct 2011 11:06:03 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Mason Foster (ankle) suffered an ankle injury in Week 7 and is considered questionable to return.

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Buccaneers | Two probable

Fri, 21 Oct 2011 11:42:27 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DL Michael X. Bennett (groin) and LB Mason Foster (ankle) practiced in full Friday, Oct. 21, and are probable for Week 7.

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Buccaneers | Three players limited

Thu, 20 Oct 2011 16:34:19 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Sammie Stroughter (ankle), DT Gerald McCoy (ankle) and LB Mason Foster (ankle) were limited during practice Thursday, Oct. 20.

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Buccaneers | Three miss practice

Wed, 19 Oct 2011 16:06:55 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DL Michael X. Bennett (groin), C Jeff Faine (biceps) and LB Mason Foster (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 19.

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Buccaneers | Mason Foster aggravates ankle injury

Sun, 16 Oct 2011 22:12:09 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Mason Foster (ankle) left the Week 6 game against the New Orleans Saints in the fourth quarter after aggravating his ankle injury. He'll continue to receive treatment on the ankle this week.

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Buccaneers | Two questionable

Fri, 14 Oct 2011 15:15:35 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LBs Zac Diles (hamstring) and Mason Foster (ankle) are listed as questionable for Week 6. Diles was limited in practice Friday, Oct. 14, and Foster practiced in full.

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