The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced on Tuesday that safety John Lowdermilk has been placed on the Reserve/Retired List.
Lowdermilk (6-1, 210) came to Tampa Bay from Minnesota, after signing with the Vikings following the 2015 season. A native of Edina, Minnesota, Lowdermilk played collegiately at Iowa and entered the NFL as a college free agent in 2015, spending the offseason and preseason with the San Diego Chargers, before being signed to Minnesota’s practice squad later that year.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org