is reporting that there is mutual interest between the Buccaneers and cornerback Randall Gay. Gay's agent and the Bucs have discussed contract parameters and have set up a visit for Monday at One Buccaneer Place. Gay will visit New Orleans this weekend.

The 25-year old Gay (5-foot-11, 190 pounds) missed most of the 2005 and 2006 seasons, but has 85 tackles, 14 passes defensed and 5 INTs in his four-year career. In 2007, Gay posted career highs in tackles (37), passes defensed (7) and interceptions (3).

With Brian Kelly and Sammy Davis leaving via free agency, the Buccaneers have a need for a cornerback with Ronde Barber turning 33 in April and Philip Buchanon entering the final year of his contract with Tampa Bay. first reported that the Buccaneers visited with cornerback Drayton Florence (San Diego) on Friday at One Buc Place.

Keep track of all of the Tampa Bay's visits that has been able to confirm on the Bucs Free Agency Tracker on the message boards.

Henderson To Visit Bucs

TE Gilmore To Sign With Bucs

Bucs Attempting To Line Up Visits With Douglas, Moore

Bucs Want To Meet With CB Florence On Friday

Bucs To Visit With DE Wilkerson

Bucs Interested In Hackett Among Other FAs

Bucs Close To Signing C Faine

MLB Koutouvides To Visit Bucs Friday

Want the inside scoop on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' 2008 offseason plans? Want to find out who the Bucs are targeting in free agency and the NFL Draft this year? Subscribe to's Pewter Insider by clicking here.

WATCH Pewter Report's Scott Reynolds and Jim Flynn on select Sunday nights at 11:30 p.m. on Sports Zone with Al Keck and Tom Korun on ABC Action News in Tampa Bay for Bucs game highlights and the latest Bucs news. And for the best local coverage of Tampa Bay sports and Tampa Bay news, check out

LISTEN to Pewter Report's Jim Flynn each Monday morning at 8:30 a.m. on the Pewter Pulse with Dan Sileo on WDAE 620 AM The Sports Animal, and catch Pewter Report's Scott Reynolds each Wednesday afternoon at 5:00 p.m. on the Buccaneer Blitz with Steve Duemig on WDAE 620 AM The Sports Animal.


Share On Socials

About the Author: Scott Reynolds

Scott Reynolds is in his 25th year of covering the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as the vice president, publisher and senior Bucs beat writer for Author of the popular SR's Fab 5 column on Fridays, Reynolds oversees web development and forges marketing partnerships for in addition to his editorial duties. A graduate of Kansas State University in 1995, Reynolds spent six years giving back to the community as the defensive line coach for his sons' Pop Warner team, the South Pasco Predators. Reynolds can be reached at:
Notify of
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments