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  1. Week 13 Injury AftermathRead the original story

    Monday Dec 5 | Football Outsiders

    There are genuine fears that Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater will not be able to return to play professional football after the knee dislocation with multiple ligament ruptures that he suffered during the past offseason. That is relevant here because Cecil Shorts suffered much the same injury against the San Diego Chargers -- ESPN's Britt McHenry reports that the injury is a knee dislocation with accompanying tears of the anterior cruciate ligament, medial collateral ligament, and posterior cruciate ligament -- and the injury is much more difficult to return from for a receiver than for a quarterback.

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  2. Cecil Shorts suffered massive knee injury in Bucs winRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 5 | MSNBC

    Veteran wideout Cecil Shorts blew out his knee in yesterday's win over the Chargers. According to Britt McHenry of ESPN, Shorts suffered a torn ACL, MCL, PCL and dislocated his kneecap .

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  3. Los Angeles Rams coach Jeff Fisher received contract extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 4 | UPI

    ... and later returned sporting a club cast to protect his injured hand. -- Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Cecil Shorts III left the game against the San Diego Chargers in the first quarter after suffering a leg injury. Shorts, who exited on a cart, ...

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  4. Oct 22 10:59 AM Koetter: Cecil Shorts will start at WR vs. 49ersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    The Bucs will start veteran Cecil Shorts at receiver on Sunday against the 49ers in place of the injured Vincent Jackson, Bucs coach Dirk Koetter said on Sirius XM NFL radio Saturday morning. Shorts, 28, has missed the past four weeks with a hamstring injury suffered on his first and only catch of the season in Week 2 at Arizona.

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  5. If Peyton were a Jaguar...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Big Cat Country

    ... on our roster in let's say 2013, then we would have had a great offense. Think about it- Maurice Jones-Drew and Cecil Shorts III to help Peyton to run the offense. Even though Manning was old for a football quarterback, we still could have done it. ...

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  6. Turnover margin an instant explanation for Bucs' lopsided lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... sidelined in Arizona - RB Doug Martin (hamstring), DE Robert Ayers (ankle), TE Luke Stocker (ankle) and WR Cecil Shorts (hamstring) - were likely to miss Sunday's game against the Rams or beyond. The coach said he'd know more after MRI exams, slated ...

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  7. Week 2 Injury AftermathRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2016 | Football Outsiders

    ... Sims will start if Martin does sit out. The Buccaneers offense also lost tight end Luke Stocker and receiver Cecil Shorts , with no update yet available on either, while defensive end Robert Ayers left the stadium with his left foot in a walking ...

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  8. Cecil Shorts to Make $1.05 Million With BuccaneersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | ThePewterPlank

    The Buccaneers added a veteran wide receiver to the stable behind Mike Evans , Vincent Jackson and Adam Humphries . Cecil Shorts has been added to the group to provide a bit of depth.

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  9. Cecil Shorts Could Make Quick TransitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    Notes: New Bucs WR Cecil Shorts could play as soon as Sunday in Atlanta, and the Bucs value his experience...Plus, the season's first injury report, a move to be made at running back and more. Dirk Koetter and Cecil Shorts III spent one season together with the Jacksonville Jaguars, the former finishing up a five-year run as the Jaguars' offensive coordinator and the latter just beginning his career as a fourth-round draft pick.

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  10. Daily Bucs Links: Cecil Shorts arrivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | Bucs Nation

    ... 2016 Preseason A recap of the Buccaneers' preseason games against the Eagles, Jaguars, Browns, and Redskins. Cecil Shorts Adds Experience to WR Ranks The Bucs have made the first change to their 53-man roster since Saturday's cut-down, signing WR ...

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  11. Tampa Bay Buccaneers sign WR Cecil ShortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | UPI

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed free agent wide receiver Cecil Shorts III on Tuesday and waived wide receiver Evan Spencer. Shorts, who was released by Houston on Saturday, reeled in 42 receptions for 484 yards and two touchdowns in 11 games with the Texans last season.

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  12. Buccaneers sign WR Cecil Shorts III, waive Evan SpencerRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2016 | Northern Michigan News

    Shorts entered the NFL as a fourth-round draft pick of the Jacksonville Jaguars in 2011. He spent the first four years of his career with the Jaguars before signing with the Houston Texans last season.

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  13. Buccaneers sign Cecil Shorts, waive Evan SpencerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | Bucs Nation

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed wide receiver Cecil Shorts III and waived wide receiver Evan Spencer to make room for him, the team announced today. The Bucs needed to upgrade their receiving depth, and will hope they've done so by signing Shorts.

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  14. Buccaneers Announce Signing Of WR Cecil ShortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | ThePewterPlank

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers agreed to a one year deal with former Texans and Jaguars receiver Cecil Shorts , adding some much needed experience and depth to the receiving corps. For a team short on wide receiver depth, the Houston Texans cutting Cecil Shorts provided some intrigue.

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  15. Sep 6 5:35 PM Bucs upgrade WR depth by signing veteran Cecil ShortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Cecil Shorts was released this weekend by the Texans, where he played one season after four with the Jaguars. Five days before they open the 2016 season, the Bucs have made a move to upgrade their depth at wide receiver, signing free agent Cecil Shorts to a one-year contract on Tuesday.

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  16. Cecil Shorts signs one-year deal with BucsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | MSNBC

    Wide receiver Cecil Shorts was unemployed for only a few days. Shorts visited the Buccaneers and signed a one-year deal on Tuesday, ESPN's Adam Caplan reported .

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  17. Cecil Shorts Adds Experience to WR RanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    The Bucs have made the first change to their 53-man roster since Saturday's cut-down, signing WR Cecil Shorts, who has 218 career receptions over five NFL seasons. On Monday, Tampa Bay Buccaneers Head Coach Dirk Koetter said it was "no secret" that his team was a little light at the back end of the receiving corps.

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  18. Cecil Shorts to Pay a Visit to the BuccaneersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | ThePewterPlank

    ... to. Take a look at this tweet from Adam Caplan of ESPN: #Buccaneers are expected to have former #Texans WR Cecil Shorts in for a visit within next 24 hours, source said. If he looks good, it's not a bad idea. Shorts is only 28 years old. Once he ...

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  19. Sep 6 10:33 AM Bucs bringing in WR Cecil Shorts for visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    With questionable depth at receiver worsened by injuries, the Bucs are bringing veteran receiver Cecil Shorts for a visit, potentially upgrading their options for Jameis Winston's passing game. Shorts, 28, has averaged 54 catches for 698 yards over the last four seasons and was released by the Texans over the weekend.

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  20. Houston Texans: Cuts made, 53-man roster setfor nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2016 | ToroTimes

    ... As always, there were some surprises in the final cuts. The most surprising name on the list was receiver Cecil Shorts, who caught 42 passes for 484 yards and two touchdowns last season. The former Jacksonville Jaguar spent just one year in Houston ...

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