NameNo.PosSeasons playedGamesStarts
Greg Spires 94 DE 2002-07 89 87
CollegeHeightWeightDate of birth
Florida State 6-1 265 12-Aug-74
How acquiredHow left
Unrestricted free agent 2002 - Cleveland Released after 2007 season
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Profile
Spent six seasons with the Buccaneers and only saw his starting streak end during the 2007 season through injury. An experienced defensive end who recorded four sacks in 2001 for Cleveland and six the previous season for New England. Played an inspired game in the Super Bowl and had the first sack of Rich Gannon in the game. Originally signed by the Bucs as a free agent in April 2002 having originally been a third round pick of the Patriots in 1998.

2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
GamesStartsGamesStartsGamesStartsGamesStartsGamesStartsGamesStarts
16 16 15 15 16 16 16 16 16 16 10 8

Tackles
Season Solo Asst Total
2002 22 25 47
2003 23 21 44
2004 43 43 86
2005 31 26 57
2006 30 33 63
2007 39 4 43
Total 188 152 340
SacksPasses Defensed
Season No. Season No
2002 3.520021
2003 3.520034
2004 8.020041
2005 4.020051
2006 5.020061
2007 2.020071
Total 26.0Total9