Description: Buccaneers guard Davin Joseph has been placed on injured reserve and will miss the entire 2012 season after suffering a broken kneecap and a torn patellar tendon in Friday's preseason game against the Patriots.
Insight: Joseph's absence could further hinder a Tampa Bay rushing attack that finished third-to-last in yards a season ago.
8/24/2012 10:25:00 PM
Description: Tampa Bay right guard Davin Joseph suffered a serious knee injury in Friday's exhibition game against the Patriots.
Insight: With Joseph out indefinitely, the Buccaneers offensive line could have a hard time protecting quarterback Josh Freeman from the pass rush this season. Joseph was selected to his second Pro Bowl last year and has long been considered the anchor of Tampa Bay's O-line. The Tampa Bay Times is reporting that Joseph's injury could be season-ending,