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Buccaneers announce roster moves: Cichy activated, Testaverde signed, Niklas to I.R.

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A defensive fan favorite of some is back.

NFL: AUG 30 Preseason - Jaguars at Buccaneers Photo by Cliff Welch/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced today the team has signed quarterback Vincent Testaverde and has activated inside linebacker Jack Cichy from the physically unable to perform list.

Testaverde (6-1, 211) started eight games in his lone season at Albany in 2018, throwing for 1,714 yards and 11 touchdowns. He participated in the Buccaneers rookie mini camp during the 2019 offseason and will wear No. 6 for Tampa Bay.

The team also announced that tight end Troy Niklas has been placed on injured reserve. Tampa Bay’s roster stands at 90.

(Courtesy of the Buccaneers Communications Department.)