Bucs sign LB Casillas, WR Ogletree

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed free agent linebacker

Jonathan Casillas and receiver Kevin Ogletree, while also reaching

agreements to keep three of their own players.

Casillas is a fifth-year pro who spent the past four seasons

with NFC South rival New Orleans. He started eight of 38 games he

appeared in with the Saints, with three sacks and two fumble


Ogletree was a backup with the Dallas Cowboys the past four

seasons, appearing in 46 games and making 57 catches for 730 yards

and four touchdowns.

The Bucs also announced deals to keep restricted free agent

running back LeGarrette Blount, exclusive rights free agent

defensive tackle Corvey Irvin and tendered restricted free agent

defensive end Daniel Te’o-Nesheim.

The team also released linebacker Quincy Black, who missed the

final seven games of last season after being injured while making a