Buccaneers cut Davin Joseph

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have cut starting offensive guard Davin Joseph, the team announced.

“We thank Davin for his contributions on and off the field during his eight years in Tampa Bay and we wish him well," Buccaneers general manager Jason Licht said in a statement.

Joseph, 30, was due a $6 million base salary.

The Buccaneers reportedly attempted to trade Joseph before cutting him today.

He has started 99 games in seven seasons.

Joseph didn't have as effective season as usual  after returning from knee surgery last year.

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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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