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Carl Nicks

Carl Nicks - #77 - G

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 5"/ 349 lbs.
Birthday 05/14/1985
Birthplace Salinas, CA
College Nebraska
Years played 6
Drafted 2008, 5th round, 29th pick by Saints

Injury another setback for DT McCoy, Bucs

Posted Nov. 07, 2011 @ 11:03 p.m. ET
The Bucs will miss Gerald McCoy's presence as they try to rebound after losing two in a row and three of their last four games.

Bucs DT McCoy tears biceps, done for season

Posted Nov. 07, 2011 @ 4:41 p.m. ET
Buccaneers DT Gerald McCoy will reportedly see his season end early for the second year in a row with a biceps injury.

Brees gets Saints back to their winning ways

Posted Nov. 06, 2011 @ 4:45 p.m. ET
Drew Brees passed for 258 yards and two touchdowns, and New Orleans running backs combined for 195 yards rushing in a 27-16 victory over the Buccaneers.

Despite errors, Bucs' Talib remains key playmaker

Posted Nov. 05, 2011 @ 4:36 p.m. ET
Although he is prone to making some egregious mistakes, the Buccaneers consider CB Aqib Talib one of their impact players, according to NFC Whispers.

Bucs activate LS Economos

Posted Nov. 04, 2011 @ 2:53 p.m. ET
The Buccaneers activated LS Andrew Economos from the reserve/non-football injury list on Friday and waived S David Sims.

Bond strong between Bucs' Freeman, Winslow

Posted Nov. 04, 2011 @ 4:09 a.m. ET
We hear there is no teammate Buccaneers QB Josh Freeman trusts more than TE Kellen Winslow.

Buccaneers sign safety David Sims

Posted Nov. 01, 2011 @ 2:35 p.m. ET
The Buccaneers have signed S David Sims, bolstering the team's depth in the secondary.

Bucs expecting Freeman to make adjustments

Posted Oct. 27, 2011 @ 10:46 p.m. ET
The Bucs, while concerned, are not panicking about Josh Freeman's ups and downs this season.

Bucs give FS Jackson one-year extension

Posted Oct. 27, 2011 @ 4:42 p.m. ET
The Buccaneers signed FS Tanard Jackson to a one-year contract extension on Thursday.

Bucs promoted RB Madu to active roster

Posted Oct. 26, 2011 @ 2:29 p.m. ET
The Buccaneers have promoted RB Mossis Madu from the practice squad to the active roster, the team announced Wednesday.

Bucs RB Graham tears Achilles tendon, placed on I.R.

Posted Oct. 25, 2011 @ 4:12 p.m. ET
Buccaneers RB Earnest Graham was placed on injured reserve with a torn Achilles tendon injury suffered in Sunday's game against the Bears.

Shorts and Shells: Week Seven

Posted Oct. 24, 2011 @ 3:31 a.m. ET
We take a look at the Dolphins' horrible Week Seven performance, on and off the field; Brian Robison's ill-advised kick; the Chiefs' ugly awesomeness; and plenty more.

Forte runs Bears to victory in London

Posted Oct. 23, 2011 @ 5:11 p.m. ET
Matt Forte ran for 145 yards and a touchdown and the Bears held on to beat the Buccaneers 24-18 on Sunday in London.

Bears-Buccaneers prediction

Posted Oct. 23, 2011 @ 11:23 a.m. ET
PFW associate editor Dan Parr makes his prediction for the outcome of Sunday's game between the Bears and Buccaneers.

London trips raise questions about Bucs' future

Posted Oct. 22, 2011 @ 11:55 p.m. ET
The Bucs are playing their second game in London in three seasons, but Bucs GM Mark Dominik shot down rumors of the franchise considering a permanent move overseas.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Oct. 30, 2012
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have placed Nicks, an All-Pro last season, on injured reserve.||||||| Nicks, an All-Pro with the Saints in 2011 before signing with the Bucs as a free agent, will require surgery on his left foot to repair a toe problem. He has started all seven games with the Buccaneers and played in all 71 of his team's games since entering the league in 2008, including 68 consecutive starts.
Posted July 23, 2008
The New Orleans Saints agreed to terms with fifth-round draft choice Carl Nicks on Wednesday, leaving only top pick Sedrick Ellis and second-round choice Tracy Porter unsigned on the eve of training camp.||||||| Saints general manager Mickey Loomis said Nicks, an offensive lineman, signed a three-year contract. He did not disclose financial terms. Nicks, who is 6-foot-5, 343 pounds and can play guard or tackle, was picked 164th overall out of Nebraska, where he started 11 games in 2007. He played in 23 games for the Cornhuskers after transferring from Hartnell Junior College in Salinas, Calif.

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