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Bucs announce the signing of an offensive lineman

Another body to compete across the line.

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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers today signed tackle Jake Benzinger.

Benzinger (6-7, 295) originally entered the league as a college free agent with the Arizona Cardinals in 2020 prior to being waived on Aug. 3, 2020. He later signed a futures contract with the Indianapolis Colts in January of 2021 prior to being waived on Aug. 10. A Williamston, Massachusetts, native, Benzinger played collegiately at Wake Forest where he was named honorable mention All-ACC as a redshirt senior (2019).

In addition, Tampa Bay placed guard Sadarius Hutcherson on Injured Reserve.

(Courtesy of the Buccaneers Communications Department.)