• Buccaneers to put Lawrence Tynes on NFI, with pay

    Summary of 5 articles · Updated Sep 1, 2013
    Tynes acknowledged that the Bucs have agreed to pay his $840,000 base salary, even though players on the NFI list are not required to be paid. The Buccaneers aren’t going to keep Lawrence Tynes on their roster, but they’re not necessarily admitting it’s their fault, either. The Bucs informed my husband via EMAIL that he will be placed on NFI. Lawrence Tynes will miss the entire 2013 season with an MRSA infection that he believes he contracted at the Buccaneers’ team facility. Tynes, who is battling a staph infection, said he believes he should be put on injured reserve instead. She posted a sarcastic response on her Twitter accountwith a photo of Lawrence with a PICC line inserted to help the treatment. Tampa Bay is now bracing itself for the same potential battle.- - - Hit us up on Twitter @YShutdownCorner, email us at and "Like" Shutdown Corner on Facebook for NFL conversation 365 days a year, the way it should be.
    • Lawrence Tynes: What the Buccaneers are doing to me is wrong

      Lawrence Tynes will miss the entire 2013 season with an MRSA infection that he believes he contracted at the Buccaneers’ team facility. And he says the Bucs aren’t doing enough to take responsibility for the situation. Tynes told FOXSports.com that by p…
    • Tynes’ wife takes more shots at Buccaneers

      Hell hath no fury like the wife of a guy with MRSA who hath a Twitter account. Amanda Tynes, the wife of former Giants kicker Lawrence Tynes, has once again taken to social media to express her displeasure with the Buccaneers for their handling of her h…
    • Buccaneers place Lawrence Tynes on non-football injury because of staph infection

      If Lawrence Tynes’ wife was unhappy with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers before, she definitely will remove coach Greg Schiano and general manager Mark Dominik from her Christmas list after today’s latest occurrence. Tampa Bay placed Tynes on the non-football …
      Source: yahoo.com

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