Tampa Bay lost two more players to injuries during their 24-23 loss to Jacksonville on Sunday. Bucs DE Greg Spires (calf) and CB Torrie Cox (knee) are being evaluated. Their status should be determined later in the week.
Although they have 11 players on injured reserve, the Bucs are hoping to have several players, including TE Alex Smith (ankle), RB Michael Pittman (ankle), WR Michael Clayton (ankle), CB Brian Kelly (groin) and DE Patrick Chukwurah (shoulder), return from their respective ailments sometime soon.
The 4-4 Buccaneers will host the 3-4 Arizona Cardinals at Raymond James Stadium next Sunday. PewterReport.com will have more on this story throughout the day.
Want the inside scoop on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' 2007 season and 2008 offseason plans? Want to find out who the Bucs are targeting in free agency and the NFL Draft next year? Subscribe to PewterReport.com's Pewter Insider by clickinghere.
Looking for the best selection of Tampa Bay Buccaneers merchandise? Pewter Report endorses Sports Fan-Attic, with 9 Tampa Bay area locations in most major malls. To shop for Bucs merchandise on the Internet, as well as the largest selection of NFL, NCAA, NBA, NHL, MLB and NASCAR, visitSportsFanAtticShop.com.
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 PewterReport.com Buccaneer Blitz with Steve Duemig on WDAE 620 AM The Sports Animal.