The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have learned that Pro Bowl guard Carl Nicks will miss the remainder of the season with a toe injury. The Buccaneers have placed Nicks on the season-ending injured reserve list.
The news comes courtesy of Roy Cummings of the Tampa Tribune:
Another blow to the Bucs. They have lost LG Carl Nicks for the season to an injury. Release from Bucs sure to come soon
— Roy Cummings (@RCummingsTrib) October 30, 2012
It is just the latest blow to the Buccaneers offensive line. Tampa Bay entered the season with one of the NFL’s top duos at offensive guard with Davin Joseph and Nicks but both players have been placed on IR.