Bucs re-sign McCown
Luke McCown (Getty Images)
Luke McCown (Getty Images)
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Posted Feb 10, 2009


Tampa Bay announced today that QB Luke McCown would be staying with the Bucs for another season.

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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers today announced that they have re-signed QB Luke McCown. Terms were not disclosed.

McCown has played in 12 career games with seven starts. He has completed 142-of-238 career passes for 1,617 yards with nine touchdowns and 10 interceptions in his career. McCown has also rushed for 157 yards on 21 carries.

“Luke McCown is a talented and athletic quarterback who we have gotten to know well over the last four years,” said Buccaneers head coach Raheem Morris. “I know he is looking forward to the opportunity to be an integral part of our quarterback group this season.”

In four seasons with the Buccaneers, McCown has played in seven games with three starts. As a Buccaneer, he has completed 94-of-140 pass attempts (67.1 percent) for 1,009 yards, five touchdowns, three interceptions and a quarterback rating of 91.0. McCown has also carried the ball 15 times for 132 yards (8.8 avg.).


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