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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

The First Fifteen: Week Five

Posted Oct. 04, 2011 @ 1:42 p.m. ET
Here's an early look at the Week Five action, the first shortened (and the bye isn't coming at a great time for a few teams) week of the 2011 NFL season.

Freeman, Blount rally Bucs past Colts

Posted Oct. 04, 2011 @ 12:35 a.m. ET
Josh Freeman threw for 287 yards and a TD, LeGarrette Blount ran for 127 yards and a score, and Tampa Bay beat Indianapolis 24-17 on Monday night.

Bucs QB Freeman not beyond growing pains

Posted Sept. 30, 2011 @ 1:54 p.m. ET
Josh Freeman one of the best young quarterbacks in the game, but decision making, consistency and mechanics are still things he struggles with at times.

Manning, Barber and Bailey NFC Players of the Week

Posted Sept. 28, 2011 @ 3:05 p.m. ET
Eli Manning, Ronde Barber and Dan Bailey were named NFC Players of the Week for Week Three.

Week Three Players of the Week

Posted Sept. 27, 2011 @ 10:28 a.m. ET
This week, PFW selects Darren McFadden, Ronde Barber and Jason Hanson as its Players of the Week.

Tampa defense carries Bucs over Falcons

Posted Sept. 25, 2011 @ 8:51 p.m. ET
Tampa Bay's defense forced three turnovers and sacked Matt Ryan four times in its best performance of the season, helping the Buccaneers beat the Falcons 16-13 on Sunday.

Rookie Foster earning Bucs' trust

Posted Sept. 24, 2011 @ 10:34 p.m. ET
The Bucs have been conscientious about trying to give rookie MLB Mason Foster a manageable workload, but he's earning their trust quickly.

Report: Eight players could be suspended

Posted Sept. 24, 2011 @ 9:15 p.m. ET
Eight NFL players could be subject to suspensions for transgressions committed during the lockout, according to a Yahoo! Sports report.

Report: Three teams fined for lockout contact

Posted Sept. 23, 2011 @ 9:45 p.m. ET
Three teams have been fined six-figure amounts by the NFL for contact with players during the lockout.

Report: Buccaneers game will be blacked out locally

Posted Sept. 22, 2011 @ 10:23 p.m. ET
According to the Tampa Tribune, the Buccaneers' home game Sunday will be blacked out on local TV.

Vikings seeking ways to finish off games

Posted Sept. 19, 2011 @ 5:29 p.m. ET
Just like in Week One against the Chargers, the Vikings held a second-half lead against the Buccaneers; and just like the first game, the Vikings gave it away.

Vikings' players of the game: Week Two

Posted Sept. 19, 2011 @ 12:51 a.m. ET
Here are the offensive, defensive and special-teams players of the week in the loss to the Buccaneers in Week Two.

Bucs rally, take down Vikings

Posted Sept. 18, 2011 @ 4:36 p.m. ET
LeGarrette Blount's 4-yard touchdown run with 31 seconds left lifted Tampa Bay past the Minnesota Vikings 24-20 on Sunday

Bucs want WR Benn to make greater impact

Posted Sept. 16, 2011 @ 1:58 p.m. ET
The Buccaneers expect WR Arrelious Benn to build on his Week One performance and they would like to see him play with a greater sense of urgency.

Vikings-Buccaneers matchup of the day: Friday

Posted Sept. 16, 2011 @ 12:45 p.m. ET
Here's a key matchup to consider for Sunday's Vikings-Buccaneers game in Minnesota.

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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