Buccaneers DE Da’Quan Bowers tears Achilles tendon
Tampa Bay defensive end Da’Quan Bowers has torn his right
Achilles tendon during an offseason workout and will undergo
The second-year pro out of Clemson was a second-round pick in
the 2011 draft. He started six of his 16 games as a rookie,
finishing with 25 tackles.
Bowers was injured at the team’s practice facility on
Also, the Bucs announced undrafted college free-agent
quarterback Jordan Jefferson was released.