TAMPA, FL (Tampa Bay Buccaneers Release) - The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced today promoted wide receiver Chris Owusu to the 53-man roster from the team’s practice squad.
Owusu (6-2, 200), a second-year player, joins the Buccaneers active roster after having spent the first four weeks of the season on the team’s practice squad. Owusu joined Tampa Bay last year, after being signed from the San Diego Chargers’ practice squad. A native of Westlake Village, Calif., Owusu played collegiately at Stanford University. He will wear No. 80.
The team also announced the release of wide receiver Kevin Ogletree and the waiving of safety Ahmad Black. Additionally, tight end Nate Byham has been placed on Injured Reserve and wide receiver Dan Buckner has been released from the practice squad.