Carl Nicks RUMORS & NEWS

  • Bucs agree to a $3-million injury settlement with Carl Nicks

    Tampa Bay Times "The Bucs agreed to a $3-million injury settlement with OG Carl Nicks, according to salary cap information filed with the league. It officially ends the disappointing chapter with Nicks, who signed a 5-year, $47.5-million contract as a Saints free agent in 2012 but appeared in only nine games in..." August 06

  • Bucs officially release Nicks, add CB Edwards

    Tampa Tribune "It was almost a week ago that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers parted ways with projected starting left guard Carl Nicks. It wasn’t until Wednesday, however, that they officially released him and filled his spot on the 90-man training camp roster. When they made that move, the Bucs added cornerback..." July 30

  • Carl Nicks, Buccaneers part ways

    Pro Football Talk "Two years ago, the Buccaneers pilfered free-agent guard Carl Nicks from the Saints with a five-year, $47.5 million contract. Now, Nicks is a free agent again. Jay Glazer of FOX reports that the Bucs and Nicks have struck a deal to end his time in Tampa. Glazer calls the situation an “amicable..." July 26

  • Bucs LG Nicks eyes return for training camp

    Tampa Tribune "If it's not one thing it's another for Tampa Bay Buccaneers left guard Carl Nicks. First, it was the left big toe injury that cut short his 2012 season. Then, it was the MRSA infection that ruined his 2013 season. Now, it's a case of "chicken pox." Not to worry, though. The strain of "pox"..." April 23

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    Rick Stroud @NFLSTROUD

    Nicks says he still has pain and nerve damage in his foot, which underwent surgery for a recurrence of MRSA.

  • Bucs hopeful G Nicks will return

    Tampa Tribune "The Bucs have made plenty of changes to the offensive line the past few weeks, but have yet to make a change at left guard. They don’t think they’ll have to. The Bucs are growing confident LG Carl Nicks will return to action this year after being sidelined much of the past two seasons with a..." March 26

  • Bucs G Carl Nicks might not play again

    National Football Post "Two sources said in the past week that Tampa Bay guard Carl Nicks is still dealing with pain in his foot in the aftermath of dealing with surgery and then a recurring bout with MRSA. As a result, there is some doubt about whether Nicks will be able to play next season or ever again. That may lead..." January 06

  • Buccaneers Carl Nicks future is in doubt

    Bucs Nation "The Tampa Bay Buccaneers may not see Carl Nicks take the field again next year, or ever, according to a report by Mike Garafolo of Fox Sports. Nicks is once again experiencing symptoms similar to the ones he suffered last year, which caused him to spend half the season on injured reserve. The..." December 23

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    Rick Stroud @NFLSTROUD

    #Bucs G Davin Joseph, G Cark Nicks, RB Jeff Demps, RB Doug Martin were not at the portion of practice open to media today.

  • Bucs won't comment on whether surgery required for Nicks

    Tampa Bay Times "With the team already being accused of leaking confidential information the Bucs won't comment on the status of guard Carl Nicks or the likelihood his recurrent MRSA infection has required surgery on his left foot. Welcome to the new NFL where players seek outside medical opinions and teams..." October 16

  • MRSA infection recurs in Bucs' Nicks

    Tampa Tribune "The MRSA infection that sidelined Tampa Bay Buccaneers left guard Carl Nicks for the first two weeks of the season is back and threatening to take another chunk out of the Pro Bowler's career. The Bucs learned Thursday that Nicks is suffering from what they said is a reoccurrence of the..." October 11

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    Mike Garafolo @MikeGarafolo

    Filing to @FOXSports1: Cultures taken from Buccaneers G Carl Nicks are once again showing MRSA in his foot. Believed to be a reoccurrence.

  • Nicks and Crabtree Ruled Out for week 1, Revis Listed as “Probable”

    The Pewter Plank "There is good news and bad news on the injury front for the Buccaneers who released their first official injury report with the familiar “Probable” “Questionable” and “Doubtful” designations. The good news to be found on this report is that All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis is listed as..." September 07

  • Bucs G Carl Nicks suffers setback with infected blister

    Fox Sports Florida "Two-time Pro Bowl guard Carl Nicks has suffered a setback in his recovery after developing a blister on his left foot that became infected. The two-time Pro Bowler signed by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to a five-year $47.5 million deal in March 2012 played seven games last season before sustaining..." August 20

  • Carl Nicks Has Lifetime Toe Injury "When Woody Cummings of the Tampa Tribune spied Bucs guard Carl Nicks walking into One Buc Palace on reporting day to start training camp with his injured toe “heavily bandaged” it sent up red flags and had Bucs fans scrambling to the liquor cabinet. Well it seems Bucs fans had good reason to..." August 12