The Buccaneers have re-signed defensive ends Larry English and Lawrence Sidbury in addition to tight end Luke Stocker and linebacker Jason Williams, the team has announced.
All four were set to become free agents Tuesday. Stocker was the only player of the four to not sign a one-year deal, getting a three-year extension with the team.
Stocker played 13 games in 2014, totaling seven catches for 41 yards.
Wright, going into his sixth season in the NFL, tallied 51 total tackles last year, while starting seven games at strong safety.
English, a former first-round selection of the Chargers in 2009, tallied one sack and one forced fumble in his first campaign with the team last year.
Williams was signed after Brandon Magee was placed on injured reserve last year. He only saw action in three games in 2014.
The Buccaneers have placed linebacker Brandon Magee on injured reserve after suffering a pectoral injury in Sunday's loss to the Lions. To replace him, the Bucs signed Jason Williams, who was relased by the Panthers last week.
Magee had seven tackles in nine games for the Bucs this season.
The Panthers waived linebacker Jason Williams, reports ESPN.com. He appeared in 11 games, making four tackles.
The Panthers will have both Nate Chandler and Jason Williams available Week 9 against the Saints.
Chandler is dealing with a thigh injury, but was considered probable heading into the game. Williams has a hip issue, but was also expected to play.
The Panthers released their injury report for Thursday's game against the Saints. Safety Thomas DeCoud (hamstring) and defensive tackle Kawann Short (ankle) are questionable, while offensive tackle Nate Chandler (thigh) and linebacker Jason Williams (hip) are probable.
The Panthers will have Chris Ogbonnaya and Jason Williams Week 8 against the Seahawks.
Both players came into the game listed as questionable, but are active. Ogbonnaya is dealing with a groin injury. Williams has a hip issue.
The seven players who have not practiced all week have been ruled out by the Panthers for their Sunday home game against Seattle.
That group consists of cornerback Bene Benwikere (ankle), linebacker Chase Blackburn (knee), wideout Philly Brown (concussion), guards Amini Silatolu (calf) and Trai Turner (knee) and running backs Fozzy Whittaker (thigh) and DeAngelo Williams (ankle).
Fellow running back Chris Ogbonnaya (groin) and linebacker Jason Williams (hip) are questionable while offensive linemen Nate Chandler (thigh) and Byron Bell (elbow) are probable.
Panthers coach Ron Rivera told reporters that guard Trai Turner (knee, ankle), tackle Byron Bell (elbow) and linebacker Jason Williams are all getting MRIs on Monday, according to Charlotte Observer. All three players left Week 7 at Green Bay.
Carolina will host Seattle in Week 8.
The Panthers' list of inactives for Week 2 against Detroit includes running back DeAngelo Williams (thigh), linebacker Jason Williams (thigh), offensive lineman Garry Williams (hip), quarterback Joe Webb, defensive back Tre Boston, offensive lineman Andrew Norwell and defensive lineman Greg Hardy.
Webb, Boston, Norwell and Hardy are all healthy scratches.
Panthers linebacker Jason Williams (thigh) is questionable for Week 2 against the Lions, based on the official injury report.
The Panthers re-signed linebacker Jason Williams, reports the Charlotte Observer. Williams is a key special teams player who blocked a punt against the Jets last year.
The Panthers placed guard Amini Silatolu on injured reserve with an ACL injury and signed linebacker Jason Williams.