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: November 22, 2012, 09:19:44 AM

Bucs' third-year WR Arrelious Benn has suffered through most of the 2012 season with injuries and was placed on IR Thursday. Benn, who has primarily been used as a kick returner this year, was inactive against San Diego with a shoulder injury and sat out Wednesday's practice. The Bucs also announced they signed WR David Douglas off the Giants' practice squad.

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#1 : November 22, 2012, 09:26:55 AM

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#2 : November 22, 2012, 09:32:46 AM

Never came close to expectations - moving on....

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#3 : November 22, 2012, 09:35:19 AM

Only Areallylousy Bust could get hurt sitting on the bench....

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#4 : November 22, 2012, 09:39:27 AM



"Need a #4 WR??"

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#5 : November 22, 2012, 10:54:04 AM

I loved Benn coming out of college. Was probably more excited than anyone else about him.

That said, it's time to move on. VJ, MW were enough, but the recent emergence of Underwood has pretty much rendered Benn obsolete in an offense that rarely puts 4 WR on the field at the same time. (in fact, have we even done that? Seems like its 3 WR, 1 RB, 1 TE when we go to our obvious passing packages.
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#6 : November 22, 2012, 11:01:17 AM

I loved Benn coming out of college. Was probably more excited than anyone else about him.

That said, it's time to move on. VJ, MW were enough, but the recent emergence of Underwood has pretty much rendered Martin obsolete in an offense that rarely puts 4 WR on the field at the same time. (in fact, have we even done that? Seems like its 3 WR, 1 RB, 1 TE when we go to our obvious passing packages.

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#7 : November 22, 2012, 11:06:39 AM

With a year left on his contract, I wonder if Dom can trade him in the off season for a 7th? I had a lot of hopes for Benn coming out of college as well, but the guy keeps running into injury issues and so it's time to move on. If he comes to camp next year, my guess is that he'll never make it out.

Shame.

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#8 : November 22, 2012, 11:10:53 AM

Benn will most definitely be released this offseason. Wouldn't be suprised to see us draft a speed receiver early in the draft or sign/trade for one like a Titus Young who's had some problems with the Lions. Underwood has made some catches opposite Mike and V-Jax, but a real LEGITIMATE #3 WR would put this offense over the top. Underwood is a 4th or 5th depth receiver...we just don't have another speed guy on our depth chart that Schiano trusts enough to be out there right now.

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#9 : November 22, 2012, 01:14:18 PM

Good maybe now he will disappear for good from this team... He is not good at football.  If there is one thing we learned a bout this organization is they cannot draft wide receivers in the first two rounds!

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#10 : November 22, 2012, 01:16:15 PM

Time to move on. Draft a new #3 WR because Benn is a bust

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#11 : November 22, 2012, 01:26:03 PM

I loved Benn coming out of college. Was probably more excited than anyone else about him.

That said, it's time to move on. VJ, MW were enough, but the recent emergence of Underwood has pretty much rendered Martin obsolete in an offense that rarely puts 4 WR on the field at the same time. (in fact, have we even done that? Seems like its 3 WR, 1 RB, 1 TE when we go to our obvious passing packages.

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#12 : November 22, 2012, 03:53:10 PM

Time to move on. Draft a new #3 WR because Benn is a bust
Yes to sentence 1. We have Tiquan Underwood to sentence 2.

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#13 : November 22, 2012, 04:21:07 PM

Underwood is a mediocre #3. I think this team needs someone with some YAC ability coming out of the slot. Tavon Austin please and thanks.

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