Bucs place 2 on IR, waive 7 others in roster moves

Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Anthony Gaitor and running back

Michael Smith will miss the NFL season after being placed on

injured reserve.

The Bucs also announced Monday that receivers Carlton Mitchell

and Derek Hagan, defensive ends Ernest Owusu and Markus White,

quarterback Adam Weber, fullback Spencer Larsen and safety Troy

Nolan were waived. The team signed tight end Mike Shanahan, who has

been in training camp with the New York Jets.

Gaitor (knee) and Smith (foot) were competing for backup