Buccaneers Pro Bowl Guard Carl Nicks Placed On IR

Sep 23, 2012; Arlington, TX, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers guard Carl Nicks (77) on the line of scrimmage during the fourth quarter against the Dallas Cowboys at Cowboys Stadium. The Cowboys beat the Buccaneers 16-10. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-US PRESSWIRE

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:

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.


Topics: Carl Nicks, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

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