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  1. 2016 Buccaneers' Draft Profile: Safety - Keanu NealRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | ThePewterPlank

    ... spot, as is Bradley McDougald. Both starting safeties from the previous year and their backups, Keith Tandy and Major Wright, will come into camp with new defensive coaches. This leaves competition once again up for grabs. Mike Smith, and his ...

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  2. Chris Conte, Bucs agree on one-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | MSNBC

    ... d safety to re-sign with the Bucs this offseason, joining Keith Tandy . Conte, Tandy join Bradley McDougald and Major Wright at safety, leaving the team with the same quartet that topped the depth chart last year.

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  3. Licht: Bucs will be selective, prudent in free-agent marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | Tampa Bay Online

    ... of bringing him back, but we still like Bradley McDougald, who we think has upside and we still have Major Wright under contract and we liked what Keith Tandy did in his role for us last year. But it can't hurt to bring in competition.'' It doesn't ...

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  4. Buccaneers hire Jon Hoke as defensive backs coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2016 | Bucs Nation

    ... South Carolina Gamecocks, responsible for the pass defense. While in Chicago, he worked with current Buccaneer Major Wright as well as free agent-to-be Chris Conte. By hiring Hoke, the Bucs have completed the core of their defensive coaching staff ...

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  5. NFL Votes to Relocate St. Louis Rams to Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | ABC News

    Lance Kendricks #88 of the St. Louis Rams carries the ball as he fends off Major Wright #31 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at the Edward Jones Dome, Dec. 17, 2015 in St. Louis, Mo. The National Football League has voted to relocate the St. Louis Rams to Los Angeles, and the San Diego Chargers have also been given an option to join them there, according to league Commissioner Roger Goodell .

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  6. Five Players for Buccaneers to Target in Free AgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | ThePewterPlank

    ... The Buccaneers currently don't have any shining names at safety with Bradley Mcdougald, Chris Conte, and Major Wright but could add one of the better names at the safety position by adding San Diego's Eric Weddle in March. Weddle is coming up on age ...

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  7. 2016 NFL Mock Draft Buccaneers 4 RoundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Bucs Nation

    ... be around the ball and would add some playmaking to a position that desperately needs it. Chris Conte and Major Wright are not our answers there, depth, but not answers. Round 3: Pick 76- Shawn Oakman. DE. I was split between grabbing some depth on ...

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  8. Buccaneers place Chris Conte on injured reserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | Bucs Nation

    ... and it's not clear whether the Bucs want to bring him back. At minimum he can be a reliable backup, but so can Major Wright , Bradley McDougald and perhaps even Keith Tandy. The team is also likely to look to upgrade the defensive secondary and will ...

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  9. Bucs will face decision about Vincent Jackson this offseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | ESPN

    ... disappointing this year that he missed a lot of time. We could have used him." Tampa Bay also placed safety Major Wright on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury. With the two roster spots open, the team promoted safety Kimario McFadden and ...

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  10. Vincent Jackson, Major Wright end Buccaneers season on injured reserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Bucs Nation

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have placed wide receiver Vincent Jackson and safety Major Wright on injured reserve, the team has announced. The team promoted safety Kimario McFadden and tight end Tevin Westbrook from the practice squad to the active roster to take their spots.

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  11. Knee injury ends Vincent Jackson's seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | MSNBC

    ... producers at receiver in Tampa are scarce beyond Jackson and Mike Evans . The Bucs also placed safety Major Wright on injured reserve. He had 25 tackles in nine games this season. Safety Kimario McFadden and tight end Tevin Westbrook were added to ...

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  12. Vincent Jackson, Major Wright Head to IRRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    ... to register today! S Kimario McFadden and TE Tevin Westbrook get promotions as WR Vincent Jackson and S Major Wright will end the season on injured reserve, opening two roster spots. Vincent Jackson and Major Wright will finish the 2015 season on ...

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  13. This is how chaotic the Bucs' secondary has been this year.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | Bucs Nation

    ... because he kept making mistakes as a deep half safety. The Bucs are now reluctantly starting Chris Conte and Major Wright at safety -- players who will do what is asked of them in the scheme, but who don't have the talent to be real difference ...

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  14. Rams hold off BuccaneersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    DECEMBER 17: Lance Kendricks #88 of the St. Louis Rams carries the ball as he fends off Major Wright #31 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the third quarter at the Edward Jones Dome on December 17, 2015 in St. Louis, Missouri. ORG XMIT: 587450237 ST.

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  15. Major Wright plays increasing Bucs roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Johnthan Banks laughs with strong safety Major Wright at the end of pre game warm ups on the field before the opening kickoff taking on the Atlanta Falcons at Raymond James Stadium Sunday afternoon in Tampa . DIRK SHADD You might not have even noticed, but safety Major Wright has seen his playing time increase considerably in the last two games, spelling starters Chris Conte and Bradley McDougald off the bench.

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  16. Buccaneers Roster Part 2: How Free Agency Can HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Bucs Nation

    ... in 2016 and $166,668 in 2017. Releasing him would free up $833,332 in 2016 and $1,750,000 in 2017. = + $833,332 Major Wright- Current: 2yr $3,000,000 w/ $1,250,000 guaranteed. Releasing Wright frees up $1,750,000 in cap. = + $1,750,000 Sterling ...

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  17. Buccaneers Fall, 24-17, to Saints in Week 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 | Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    ... up 81 rushing yards. WATCH: MARTIN BREAKS FREE FOR 21 YARDS Lavonte David led the Bucs in tackles with 13 while Major Wright and Bruce Carter both finished with eight. Carter performed well filing in for Kwon Alexander, who is serving a four-game ...

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  18. Austin Seferian-Jenkins still limited, Johnthan Banks gets back in and more from play countsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | Bucs Nation

    ... punished for a few breakdowns against the Colts last week: he played just 69% of the defensive snaps, and Major Wright got 45% (taking a few from Chris Conte as well), with Keith Tandy contributing 15%. McDougald hasn't been demoted, but he was ...

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  19. Buccaneers vs. Eagles Injury ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    ... (shoulder) - questionable C/G Evan Smith (knee) questionable DE Jacquies Smith (ankle) - questionable S Major Wright (hamstring) - probable EAGLES QB Sam Bradford (consussion/ shoulder) - out S Jerome Couplin (shoulder) - out RB Ryan Matthews ...

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  20. Buccaneers Injury Report, November 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    ... - limited C/G Evan Smith (knee) limited DE Josh Shirley (calf) - limited DE Jacquies Smith (ankle) - limited S Major Wright (hamstring) - full EAGLES G Josh Andrews (concussion) - did not participate QB Sam Bradford (consussion/ shoulder) - did not ...

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