Bruce Arians Confirms Buccaneers Contacted Sherman

By: Bucs Report

Special to Sports Talk Florida

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are coming off a closer than the score would indicate game against the Atlanta Falcons. Shortly before the game reports came out that the Buccaneers had reached out to veteran defensive back Richard Sherman. Monday, that report gained more legs.

Sherman is a free agent, albeit one with some baggage. We asked in a previous article if Sherman was a fit for this team and it’s scheme. Apparently, that’s not an issue for head coach Bruce Arians.

The Bucs are very thin in the defensive backfield, so relief of some kind needs to happen sooner than later.

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