From the Bucs Communication Department:

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced on Wednesday that the team has been awarded defensive tackle Sealver Siliga (pronounced: silver suh-LING-uh) off of waivers from the Seattle Seahawks.

Siliga (6-2, 345) originally entered the league as a college free agent out of Utah with the San Francisco 49ers in 2011. In his NFL career, he has also played for the Denver Broncos, the Seattle Seahawks, and the New England Patriots. The West Jordan, Utah native has played in 30 career games, with 13 starts, totaling 89 tackles, eight for loss, 5.5 sacks and one forced fumble. This season, Siliga has played in four games for Seattle, registering five tackles.

The team also announced that DE Channing Ward has been waived. Ward has played in five games for Tampa Bay this season, with one start, recording five tackles.

 

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Mark Cook currently is the director of editorial content and Bucs beat writer and has written for PewterReport.com since 2011. Cook has followed the Buccaneers since 1977 when he first began watching football with his Dad and is fond of the 1979 Bucs team that came within 10 points of going to a Super Bowl. His favorite Bucs game is still the 1979 divisional playoff win 24-17 over the Eagles. In his spare time Cook enjoys playing guitar, fishing, the beach and family time.Cook is a native of Pinecrest in Eastern Hillsborough County and has written for numerous publications including the Tampa Tribune, In the Field and Ya'll Magazine. Cook can be reached at [email protected]
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Horse
Horse
5 years ago

That sounds okay to me. Go Bucs!

owlykat
owlykat
5 years ago

Could play NT in a three man front and will help in our DT rotation. Next year moves: Pamphile was a tackle and a former basketball player. Move him to LT and make Smith move to LG, move Marpet to Center, Sweezy at RG, then Benenoch at RT–he was a good Tackle for UCLA and can bulk up by next year. Move Datsun to the bench to cover LT and RT in a pinch. Get rid of our present Center Smith and worthless Cherilus. Hawley can backup the Center position. Then use a fifth pick backup lineman. Cut Jackson and… Read more »

scubog
scubog
5 years ago

Finally a guy in the middle of the D-line with some girth. Reminds me of a line in One Flew Over the Cucuo’s Nest. :Alright Chief I want you to just stand right here.”