BUCCANEERS PLACE LB CUTRERA, DT McCARGO ON INJURED RESERVE; PROMOTE DT OKAM FROM PRACTICE SQUAD

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12/12/11
 
BUCCANEERS PLACE LB CUTRERA, DT McCARGO ON INJURED RESERVE; PROMOTE DT OKAM FROM PRACTICE SQUAD
 
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced today that they have placed LB Jacob Cutrera and DT John McCargo on Injured Reserve and promoted DT Frank Okam to the active roster from the practice squad.
 
Cutrera played in eight games this season for the Buccaneers, recording three tackles and one forced fumble on special teams.
 
McCargo saw action in four games with Tampa Bay and recorded eight tackles.
 
Okam originally joined the Buccaneers practice squad on November 17, 2010, before being promoted to the team’s active roster on November 24. He has played in six games this season with the Buccaneers, starting one, and has recorded 15 total tackles.
 
The team also announced they released RB Nic Grigsby from the practice squad.