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The Buccaneers signed defensive tackle Al Woods from the Steelers' practice squad. Woods was a fourth-round pick of the Saints in 2010.
With rookie Brian Price being put on injured reserve the Tampa Bay Buccaneers had a void at the defensive tackle position. They filled it today with the signing of defensive tackle Al Woods from the Pittsburgh Steelers practice squad.
Woods entered the league as a fourth-round pick in the 2010 NFL Draft with the New Orleans Saints. Woods played his college ball at LSU where he appeared in 41 games and recorded 73 tackles, eight tackles for a loss, and 3.5 sacks. In LSU’s 2007 National Championship season, the 6-foot-4, 311-pound Woods had 22 tackles, two sacks, and three fumbles recoveries.
The Bucs also signed defensive tackle Doug Worthington to their practice squad. Worthington was a seventh-round pick by the Steelers in the 2010 NFL Draft.
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