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Buccaneers Analysis: Jimmy Wilkerson

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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers needed to bolster their depth at defensive end, specifically on the left side. By signing Kansas City defensive end Jimmy Wilkerson, did they accomplish that? examines the Bucs' newest acquisition, with exclusive analysis from's Nick Athan.

The release of Kevin Carter and Greg Spires prompted talk that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers would go after a player like Cincinnati's Justin Smith, a well-regarded defensive end who was a free agent. That never happened. Smith signed with San Francisco. The Bucs' answer? Jimmy Wilkerson. At first blush, Wilkerson would not appear to be the answer. Wilkerson was a sixth-round pick of the Chiefs in... Recommended Stories

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