(Via Tampa Bay Buccaneers Communications) - The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced today the signing of safety Troy Nolan.

Nolan (6-2, 200) comes to Tampa Bay after having played in 38 career games with seven starts, totaling 71 tackles, nine passes defensed, three interceptions, 1.5 sacks and a fumble recovery. Nolan played collegiately at Arizona State University, starting the final 25 games of his college career, before being drafted by the Texans in the seventh round (229th overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft. A four-year veteran, he has also played for the Miami Dolphins and the Chicago Bears.

In addition, the team activated defensive end Markus White from the Active/Physically Unable to Perform list.

The team also waived of guard Jeff Olson.