The Buccaneers simply bought much more loaded.
Free agent cornerback Richard Sherman introduced by way of his podcast that he’s signing a one-year cope with Tampa Bay, based on ESPN’s Adam Schefter.
Sherman remained unsigned all through the offseason after spending 2018-20 with the 49ers. He confronted authorized troubles over the summer time after allegedly driving underneath the affect and making an attempt to interrupt into his in-laws’ home. He pled responsible to 5 misdemeanors stemming from the incident.
Beforehand, he was a key determine within the “Legion of Boom” Seahawks protection that gained the Tremendous Bowl in 2013 and got here shut in 2014. He made the Professional Bowl as just lately as 2019, and at age 32 confirmed he had loads left within the tank in 2020.
Now, he will get one other likelihood with the reigning Tremendous Bowl champions. It’s unclear whether or not or not Sherman will go well with up for this Sunday’s highly-anticipated recreation in opposition to the Patriots, however he’s more likely to have a big function quickly in wake of accidents to Sean Murphy-Bunting and Jamel Dean.