From the Buccaneers public relations department:
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced today that they have signed DT Matthew Masifilo to their 53-man roster.
Masifilo joins the Buccaneers from the San Francisco 49ers practice squad. He originally entered the league with the 49ers as an undrafted rookie out of Stanford in 2012, and has spent the 2012 season on San Francisco's practice squad. With the 49ers in the preseason, he recorded seven tackles and a forced fumble.
A four-year letterman at Stanford, Masifilo started the final 26 games of his career, earning honorable mention All-Pac-10 following his junior year.
The team also announced they have waived DE Markus White.
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