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Philadelphia Eagles to sign former Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Devin White to 1-year contract: CBS Sports



Philadelphia Eagles to sign former Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Devin White to 1-year contract: CBS Sports
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PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Philadelphia Eagles are signing former Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Devin White to a 1-year contract, CBS Sports activities actions reported on Thursday night time time. 

NFL Network reports the 1-year deal is value $7.5 million. 

White, 26, fills a much-needed void as a linebacker in Philadelphia’s safety. 

In 14 video video games closing season with the Buccaneers, White had 83 tackles, 9 quarterback hits and 5 tackles for loss. He moreover had six go deflections and two interceptions. 

White, who obtained the Super Bowl with the Bucs inside the 2021 season, earned Second Crew All-Skilled honors in 2020 and was named to the Skilled Bowl inside the 2021 season. 

The Birds confronted White and the Bucs twice closing season, along with inside the playoff loss inside the wild card spherical of the NFL playoffs. 

In Philadelphia’s 25-11 win over Tampa in Week 3, White had seven tackles, one go deflection and one interception.

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TAMPA, FLORIDA – DECEMBER 24: Devin White #45 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers celebrates a sack all through the second half of the game in the direction of the Jacksonville Jaguars at Raymond James Stadium on December 24, 2023 in Tampa, Florida.

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White, who was benched in the direction of the tip of ultimate season and dealt with a lingering foot harm, was chosen No. 5 common inside the 2019 NFL draft by the Bucs out of Louisiana State Faculty. 

The Birds wished a linebacker this offseason after Nicholas Morrow, Zach Cunningham and Shaq Leonard departed in free firm. 

White can be part of Nakobe Dean, the earlier Faculty of Georgia product, inside the Eagles’ linebacker room. 

The Eagles signed former New Orleans Saints linebacker Zack Baun to a one-year contract earlier in free firm. He carried out largely explicit teams for the Saints closing season. 

The Eagles have had a busy free firm by signing Saquon Barkley, Bryce Huff and C.J. Gardner-Johnson and making a variety of totally different strikes.