Buccaneers confirm a third player has contracted an MRSA infection

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have announced that a third player on their roster has contracted an MRSA infection.

The other two players that contracted MRSA are Lawrence Tynes and Carl Nicks.

A third Tampa Bay Buccaneers player has been diagnosed with a methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection.

Duke Infection Control Outreach Network (DICON) Co-Director Dr. Deverick J. Anderson, recognized as the country’s leading authority on infections disease control, addressed the team and Buccaneers staff earlier on Friday.

Over the past two months the Buccaneers organization has been working with the world-renowned DICON and other infectious disease specialists to treat and educate its players, sanitize its training facility and install new health and safety protocol.

The Bucs have a serious problem that they can’t seem to get a hold of.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.