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26 December 2015

BUCCANEERS PLACE DT AKEEM SPENCE ON INJURED RESERVE

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced today that they have placed defensive tackle Akeem Spence on Injured Reserve and promoted running back Mike James from the practice squad to the active roster.
 
Spence (6-1, 307) has started 7-of-8 games that he has played for Tampa Bay this season, totaling 11 tackles and one sack.
 
James (5-10, 223) is in his third season with the Buccaneers. He has spent the 2015 season on the team’s practice squad. From 2013-14, James played in 19 games, with three starts for the Buccaneers, rushing 79 times for 332 yards and catching 11 passes for 38 yards, while also throwing one touchdown pass. James wears No. 25.
 
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