Buccaneers fire player development director Isaiah Harris after DUI arrest

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers took a stand.

They fired player development director Isaiah Harris, 35, who was arrested for driving under the influence early Thursday morning.

Harris had worked in the same capacity for the Chicago Bears under coach Lovie Smith.

"Every member of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers is held to a high standard," Buccaneers general manager Jason Licht said in a statement. "This type of incident, particularly for someone whose primary responsibilities are to mentor and develop our players off the field, cannot be tolerated. Due to the nature of his position and the expectations placed on our staff, we made the organizational decision to part ways with Isaiah."

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun

Aaron Wilson
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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