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Lovie Smith: McCoy Contract Extension A “Priority”

Posted By Blake Bass On March 26, 2014 @ 7:54 AM In Florida News,NFL | No Comments

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According to Roy Cummings of the Tampa Tribune, Bucs head coach Lovie Smith says that extending defensive tackle Gerald McCoy’s contract is definitely a priority [2]. “Gerald McCoy is an obvious leader on this team,” Coach Smith said [3]. “A guy we definitely want around here for a while.”

McCoy played 16 games in the 2013 season, wrapping up 9.5 sacks with 15 assists.

McCoy signed a five-year, $63,437,253 contract on July 31, 2010. The deal contains $35 million guaranteed, including a one-time roster bonus of $12 million on the second year.


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[2] definitely a priority: https://twitter.com/RCummingsTBO/status/448787119667179520

[3] said: https://twitter.com/gregauman/status/448787012339138560

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