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Ronde Barber

Ronde Barber - #20 - S

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 5' 10"/ 184 lbs.
Birthday 04/07/1975
Birthplace Roanoke, VA
College Virginia
Years played 17
Drafted 1997, 3rd round, 6th pick by Buccaneers

Bucs CB Barber staying in Tampa on one-year deal

Posted Feb. 22, 2011 @ 3:47 p.m. ET
The Buccaneers announced Tuesday that CB Ronde Barber will return for his 2011 season, as he signed a one-year contract with the only team he has played for.

After Favre, starts streak belongs to Manning

Posted Dec. 26, 2010 @ 11:31 a.m. ET
With Brett Favre's consecutive-start streak now done, the NFList offers up the top eight current streaks, led by Peyton Manning.

Bucs would welcome Barber back in 2011

Posted Dec. 24, 2010 @ 1:53 a.m. ET
Buccaneers CB Ronde Barber hasn't said whether he will continue playing after this season, but we hear the Bucs will welcome him back in 2011 if he decides to put off retirement.

Injuries another setback for Bucs

Posted Nov. 29, 2010 @ 12:39 p.m. ET
The Buccaneers lost to the Ravens in Week 12 and also lost a pair of starters for the season.

Bucs CB Talib showing signs of maturity

Posted Sept. 08, 2010 @ 4:14 p.m. ET
An observer in Tampa says Buccaneers CB Aqib Talib has matured since the end of last season and is carrying himself like a team leader.

Barber may be entering final season with Bucs

Posted June 12, 2010 @ 6:54 p.m. ET
Ronde Barber has yet to decide when he'll retire, but there's a good chance this will be his last year with the Buccaneers, even if he doesn't call it quits after the season.


Posted Oct. 15, 2012
Barber's 78-yard interception return for a touchdown Sunday keyed a 38-10 rout of the struggling Kansas City Chiefs.||||||| Barber, making the transition to safety after 15 seasons as one of the NFL's top cornerbacks, scored his 14th career regular season touchdown.
Posted March 28, 2012
Barber is returning to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for his 16th NFL season.||||||| Barber signed a one-year contract Wednesday to come back to the only team he's played for. He started 16 games last season for the Bucs, starting every game since Week 10 in 1999 - the longest active streak in the NFL. Barber has 43 career interceptions and 27 career sacks, making him the only player in NFL history with 40 or more picks and 25 or more sacks in a career.
Posted Feb. 22, 2011
Barber signed a one-year contract with Tampa Bay, returning for a 15th season.||||||| The 35-year-old is the club's career interceptions leader with 40 and has made 183 consecutive starts, the second-longest streak among active NFL players behind Peyton Manning. Barber had three interceptions and was Tampa Bay's third-leading tackler last season. With 26 career sacks, he's the only player in league history with at least 40 interceptions and 25 or more sacks.
Posted Nov. 30, 2009
Tampa Bay cornerback Ronde Barber recorded the 25th sack of his career in the third quarter of Tampa Bay's 20-17 loss to Atlanta on Sunday.||||||| He joins Rodney Harrison as the only players in NFL history with at least 25 sacks and 30 interceptions. Barber's 25 career sacks is the top total for active NFL defensive backs and are 9 1/2 more than any cornerback in league history.
Posted Oct. 23, 2006
Barber returned two interceptions for touchdowns Sunday in the Buccaneers' 23-21 win over Philadelphia. The first was returned 37 yards in the second quarter for the only score of the first half. He was named the NFC's defensive player of the week.||||||| Barber leads the Buccaneers with two interceptions and is repsonsible for the team's only two defensive TDs this season.