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2009 Tampa Bay Buccaneers

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3-13-0, Finished 4th in NFC South Division  · 2009 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -5.6, Offense: -4.6, Defense: -1.1, SoS: 4.1, avg is 0.0.

Scored 244 points (15.2/g), 30th of 32 in the NFL. Allowed 400 points (25.0/g), 27th.
 Differential of -156 points (-9.8/g), 29th.  Expected W-L: 3.8-12.2.

Coach: Raheem Morris (3-13-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Greg Olson
 Defensive Coordinator: Raheem Morris
 Other Notable Asst.: Joe Barry (Linebackers)

Stadium: Raymond James Stadium
 Training Camp: One Buccaneer Place (Tampa, Florida)

Starters

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Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Josh Freeman 21 Rook 9 158 for 290, 1,855 yards, 10 td, 18 int, & 30 rushes for 161 yards and 0 td Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 1st / 17th pick / 2009
RB Cadillac Williams 27 4 15 211 rushes for 823 yards, 4 td, & 28 catches for 217 yards and 3 td Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 1st / 5th pick / 2005
WR Antonio Bryant 28 7 11 39 catches for 600 yards, 4 td Dallas Cowboys / 2nd / 63rd pick / 2002
WR Michael Clayton 27 5 11 16 catches for 230 yards, 1 td Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 1st / 15th pick / 2004
TE Jerramy Stevens 30 7 8 15 catches for 130 yards, 1 td Seattle Seahawks / 1st / 28th pick / 2002
TE Kellen Winslow 26 5 14 77 catches for 884 yards, 5 td, & 1 rush for 7 yards and 0 td Cleveland Browns / 1st / 6th pick / 2004
LT Donald Penn 26 2 16 2 fumbles recovered
LT Jeremy Zuttah 23 1 16 1 fumble recovered Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 3rd / 83rd pick / 2008
C Jeff Faine 28 6 12 1 fumble recovered Cleveland Browns / 1st / 21st pick / 2003
RG Davin Joseph 26 3 16 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 1st / 23rd pick / 2006
RT Jeremy Trueblood 26 3 16 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 2nd / 59th pick / 2006
 Defensive Starters
LDE Jimmy Wilkerson 28 6 15 6.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 6th / 189th pick / 2003
LDT Ryan Sims 29 7 16 1.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 6th pick / 2002
RDT Chris Hovan 31 9 16 0.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Minnesota Vikings / 1st / 25th pick / 2000
RDE Stylez G. White 30 2 8 6.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Houston Texans / 7th / 229th pick / 2002
LLB Quincy Black 25 2 13 1.5 sacks, 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 3rd / 68th pick / 2007
MLB Barrett Ruud 26 4 16 0.0 sacks, 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 2nd / 36th pick / 2005
RLB Geno Hayes 22 1 13 3.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 6th / 175th pick / 2008
LCB Aqib Talib 23 1 15 0.0 sacks, 5 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 1st / 20th pick / 2008
RCB Ronde Barber 34 12 16 2.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 3rd / 66th pick / 1997
SS Sabby Piscitelli 26 2 15 0.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 2nd / 64th pick / 2007
FS Tanard Jackson 24 2 12 0.0 sacks, 5 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 4th / 106th pick / 2007
 Special Teams Starters
K Connor Barth 23 1 0 14 of 19 field goals & 12 of 12 extra points
P Dirk Johnson 34 7 0 62 punts for a 41.3 average, 0 blocked
PR Clifton Smith 24 1 0 23 punt returns for a 10.1 average and 0 td
KR Clifton Smith 24 1 0 31 kick returns for a 29.1 average and 0 td

Roster

No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
90 Gaines Adams 26 de 5 5 258 6-5 Clemson 6/8/1983 2 2 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 1st / 4th pick / 2007
26 Will Allen 27 db 8 2 202 6-1 Ohio St. 6/17/1982 5 1 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 4th / 111th pick / 2004
Brandon Anderson 24 3 0 180 5-10 Akron 12/10/1985 Rook 0
3 Shane Andrus 29 16 0 214 5-11 Murray St.,West. Kentucky 10/2/1980 Rook 0
Kyle Arrington 23 1 0 196 5-10 Hofstra 8/12/1986 Rook 0
35 B.J. Askew 29 fb 5 2 233 6-3 Michigan 8/19/1980 6 0 New York Jets / 3rd / 85th pick / 2003
20 Ronde Barber 34 RCB 16 16 184 5-10 Virginia 4/7/1975 12 6 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 3rd / 66th pick / 1997
10 Connor Barth 23 K 16 0 193 5-11 North Carolina 4/11/1986 1 2
91 Michael Bennett 24 7 0 271 6-4 Texas A&M 11/13/1985 Rook 1
58 Quincy Black 25 LLB 16 13 226 6-2 New Mexico 2/28/1984 2 6 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 3rd / 68th pick / 2007
89 Antonio Bryant 28 WR 13 11 192 6-1 Pittsburgh 3/9/1981 7 4 Dallas Cowboys / 2nd / 63rd pick / 2002
Steve Cargile 27 1 0 201 6-1 Columbia 6/2/1982 3 0
87 Brian Clark 26 14 0 204 6-2 North Carolina St. 12/26/1983 3 0
80 Michael Clayton 27 WR 13 11 197 6-4 LSU 10/13/1982 5 2 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 1st / 15th pick / 2004
Jonathan Compas 23 2 0 300 6-3 California-Davis 1/19/1986 Rook 0
27 Torrie Cox 29 db 11 1 181 5-10 Pittsburgh 10/29/1980 5 1 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 6th / 205th pick / 2003
96 Tim Crowder 24 de 15 4 272 6-4 Texas 6/30/1985 2 4 Denver Broncos / 2nd / 56th pick / 2007
Demar Dotson 24 9 0 315 6-9 Southern Mississippi 10/11/1985 Rook 0
48 Andrew Economos 27 16 0 250 6-1 Georgia Tech 6/24/1982 3 1
52 Jeff Faine 28 C 12 12 303 6-3 Notre Dame 4/6/1981 6 4 Cleveland Browns / 1st / 21st pick / 2003
16 Yamon Figurs 26 3 0 174 6-0 Kansas St. 1/10/1983 2 0 Baltimore Ravens / 3rd / 74th pick / 2007
5 Josh Freeman 21 QB 10 9 240 6-6 Kansas St. 1/13/1988 Rook 2 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 1st / 17th pick / 2009
88 John Gilmore 30 te 13 2 260 6-4 Penn St. 9/21/1979 7 0 New Orleans Saints / 6th / 196th pick / 2002
34 Earnest Graham 29 rb 13 6 215 5-9 Florida 1/15/1980 5 1
Marcus Hamilton 25 1 0 188 5-11 Virginia 2/17/1984 1 0 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 7th / 245th pick / 2007
54 Geno Hayes 22 RLB 15 13 220 6-2 Florida St. 8/10/1987 1 7 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 6th / 175th pick / 2008
57 Adam Hayward 25 lb 15 1 235 6-0 Portland St. 6/23/1984 2 1 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 6th / 182nd pick / 2007
95 Chris Hovan 31 RDT 16 16 296 6-2 Boston Col. 5/12/1978 9 6 Minnesota Vikings / 1st / 25th pick / 2000
32 Kareem Huggins 23 3 0 198 5-9 Hofstra 5/24/1986 Rook 0
36 Tanard Jackson 24 FS 12 12 200 6-0 Syracuse 7/21/1985 2 6 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 4th / 106th pick / 2007
8 Dirk Johnson 34 P 11 0 205 6-0 Northern Colorado 6/1/1975 7 1
11 Josh Johnson 23 qb 6 4 198 6-3 San Diego 5/15/1986 1 2 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 5th / 160th pick / 2008
Marcus Johnson 28 6 0 321 6-6 Mississippi 12/1/1981 4 0 Minnesota Vikings / 2nd / 49th pick / 2005
75 Davin Joseph 26 RG 16 16 305 6-2 Oklahoma 11/22/1983 3 5 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 1st / 23rd pick / 2006
53 Niko Koutouvides 28 16 0 238 6-2 Purdue 3/25/1981 5 1 Seattle Seahawks / 4th / 116th pick / 2004
7 Byron Leftwich 29 qb 3 3 245 6-5 Marshall 1/14/1980 6 1 Jacksonville Jaguars / 1st / 7th pick / 2003
41 Corey Lynch 24 13 0 205 6-0 Appalachian St. 5/7/1985 1 1 Cincinnati Bengals / 6th / 177th pick / 2008
33 Elbert Mack 23 wr 15 3 201 6-1 Troy 7/14/1986 1 0
79 Sean Mahan 29 g 6 4 301 6-3 Notre Dame 5/28/1980 6 1 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 5th / 168th pick / 2003
50 Matt McCoy 27 lb 12 2 234 6-0 San Diego St. 10/14/1982 4 1 Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 63rd pick / 2005
93 Roy Miller 22 dt 15 1 301 6-1 Texas 7/9/1987 Rook 2 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 3rd / 81st pick / 2009
92 Dre Moore 24 7 0 307 6-4 Maryland 6/9/1985 1 1 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 4th / 115th pick / 2008
94 Kyle Moore 23 8 0 265 6-4 USC 10/25/1986 Rook 1 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 4th / 117th pick / 2009
Shawn Murphy 27 1 0 319 6-4 Utah St. 12/17/1982 1 0 Miami Dolphins / 4th / 110th pick / 2008
4 Mike Nugent 27 16 0 182 5-10 Ohio St. 3/2/1982 4 -1 New York Jets / 2nd / 47th pick / 2005
2 Sam Paulescu 25 5 0 194 6-0 Oregon St. 4/18/1984 2 0
70 Donald Penn 26 LT 16 16 305 6-5 Utah St. 4/27/1983 2 6
23 Jermaine Phillips 30 db 2 2 214 6-1 Georgia 3/27/1979 7 1 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 5th / 157th pick / 2002
21 Sabby Piscitelli 26 SS 16 15 222 6-3 Oregon St. 8/24/1983 2 6 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 2nd / 64th pick / 2007
36 Chris Pressley 23 rb 7 3 257 5-11 Wisconsin 8/8/1986 Rook 0
29 Derrick Roberson 24 6 0 185 5-10 Rutgers 3/12/1985 Rook 0
51 Barrett Ruud 26 MLB 16 16 242 6-1 Nebraska 5/20/1983 4 8 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 2nd / 36th pick / 2005
98 Ryan Sims 29 LDT 16 16 315 6-4 North Carolina 5/4/1980 7 7 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 6th pick / 2002
22 Clifton Smith 24 KR 11 0 190 5-8 Fresno St. 7/4/1985 1 0
18 Micheal Spurlock 26 2 0 214 5-10 Mississippi 1/31/1983 3 1
86 Jerramy Stevens 30 TE 16 8 260 6-7 Washington 11/13/1979 7 1 Seattle Seahawks / 1st / 28th pick / 2002
85 Maurice Stovall 24 wr 15 7 215 6-4 Notre Dame 2/21/1985 3 2 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 3rd / 90th pick / 2006
18 Sammie Stroughter 23 13 0 182 5-9 Oregon St. 1/3/1986 Rook 3 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 7th / 233rd pick / 2009
25 Aqib Talib 23 LCB 15 15 202 6-2 Kansas 2/13/1986 1 7 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 1st / 20th pick / 2008
65 Jeremy Trueblood 26 RT 16 16 315 6-8 Boston Col. 5/10/1983 3 5 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 2nd / 59th pick / 2006
28 Derrick Ward 29 rb 14 1 233 5-11 Fresno St.,Ottawa (KS) 8/30/1980 5 3 New York Giants / 7th / 235th pick / 2004
91 Stylez G. White 30 RDE 15 8 268 6-3 Minnesota 7/25/1979 2 4 Houston Texans / 7th / 229th pick / 2002
97 Jimmy Wilkerson 28 LDE 15 15 280 6-2 Oklahoma 1/4/1981 6 6 Kansas City Chiefs / 6th / 189th pick / 2003
24 Cadillac Williams 27 RB 16 15 217 5-11 Auburn 4/21/1982 4 5 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 1st / 5th pick / 2005
56 Rod Wilson 28 8 0 217 6-2 South Carolina 11/12/1981 3 0 Chicago Bears / 7th / 220th pick / 2005
82 Kellen Winslow 26 TE 16 14 254 6-4 Miami (FL) 7/21/1983 5 6 Cleveland Browns / 1st / 6th pick / 2004
76 Jeremy Zuttah 23 LT 16 16 303 6-4 Rutgers 6/1/1986 1 5 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 3rd / 83rd pick / 2008
Team Total 26.2 16 237.4 6-1.6 3.0