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97 Akeem Spence DT

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

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Own%Start%
0%0%
Key Stats
GPTot TcklSacksIntTDsFF
8111.0000

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Buccaneers cut five to get down to 75 players
by Elliott Smith | Staff Writer

The Buccaneers cut five players Tuesday to get down to the NFL-mandated 75-man limit, with the biggest name being punter Michael Koenen

Tampa Bay decided to go with first-year punter Jacob Schum over the veteran Koenen. The rest of the Bucs' cuts include guard Josh Allen, WR Robert Herron and corner Leonard Johnson. Defensive tackle Akeem Spence was placed on the PUP list. 

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Bucs DL Akeem Spence to miss season opener due to suspension
by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com

The Buccaneers announced Monday defensive lineman Akeem Spence has been suspended without pay for the season opener for violating the NFL's policy on substances of abuse. He will be eligible to return Week 2 at New Orleans.

Spence was arrested in Jan. 2014 in Alabama. He was charged with second-degree possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia, which are both misdemeanors, per NFL.com.

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Report: Bucs DL Akeem Spence facing one-game suspension
by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com

Buccaneers defensive lineman Akeem Spence has been notified he is facing a one-game suspension for violating the NFL's policy on substances of abuse, according to NFL Network National Insider Ian Rapoport. 

Spence was arrested in Jan. 2014 in Alabama. He was charged with second-degree possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia, which are both misdemeanors, per NFL.com.

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Bucs place Akeem Spence on PUP; Louis Murphy on injury list
by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

The Buccaneers placed defensive tackle Akeem Spence on the Physically Unable to Perform list on Friday, reports the Tampa Tribune. Spence is dealing with a back issue.

Meanwhile, wide receiver Louis Murphy was placed on the Active/Non-Football Injury list. Murphy recently sustained an ankle injury.

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Report: Buccaneers DT Akeem Spence has drug charges dropped
by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

After completing a pre-trial diversion program, Buccaneers defensive tackle Akeem Spence had two drug-related charges against him dropped, reports the Tampa Bay Times.

Spence was arrested in 2014 for possession of marijuana in Alabama.

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Schedule
WeekDateOpp.TDSacksIntFF
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811/1/15ATL0000
911/8/15NYG0000
1011/15/15DAL0000
1111/22/15PHI0000
1211/29/15IND01.000
1312/6/15ATL0000
1412/13/15NO0000
1512/17/15STL0000
WeekDateOpponentTime/Result
Defensive Stats
YearTeamGTotalTklAstSacksIntYdsAvgLgTDPass Def
2013Tampa Bay Buccaneers162919.0101000.0000
2014Tampa Bay Buccaneers163727.0103000.0000
2015Tampa Bay Buccaneers8118.031000.0000
TOTAL407754.0235000.0000
Fumbles
YearTeamGFumLostFum ForcedOwn RecOpp RecYdsTot RecTD
2013Tampa Bay Buccaneers1600001010
2014Tampa Bay Buccaneers1600002020
2015Tampa Bay Buccaneers800000000
TOTAL4000003030
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-1/307
Birthdate:
11/29/1991
Age:
24
Hometown:
Navarre, FL, USA
School:
Illinois
NFL Experience:
3
Awards:
2016 Super Bowl
Super Bowl
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