Today's Pigskin "After a 13-yard performance in the preseason opener, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will play things safe with Doug Martin. He will sit out Saturday night against the Cleveland Browns with bruised ribs. Martin is coming off a career-reviving season over 1,400 yards rushing, ranking among the top five..." August 20
NFL.com "Doug Martin is staying in Tampa Bay. The running back has agreed to a five-year deal worth $35.75 million with the Buccaneers, per NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport." March 09
Today's Pigskin "According to a report from Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are close to re-signing running back Doug Martin. While the length of the deal has yet to surface, Stroud adds that Martin will earn approximately $6.85 million annually with the new contract. Although the..." March 09
Thought Oakland was done? I'm told they are now entering the Doug Martin sweepstakes. He could be scary behind that upgraded offensive line.
Talks between Martin’s agent, Brian Murphy and Bucs GM Jason Licht Saturday failed to close the gap to prevent Martin from being a FA.