Mark Barron DB STL 3 weeks ago

Barron racked up 10 tackles -- two for loss -- in a 27-6 victory over the 49ers on Sunday.

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Mark Barron DB STL 1 month ago

Barron compiled 16 tackles, including two for loss, in a 24-6 victory against Cleveland on Sunday.

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Mark Barron DB STL 7 months ago

The Rams will not exercise the fifth-year option on Barron's contract, the Saint Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

If the Rams had decided to pick up the option, Barron who the Bucs selected seventh overall in 2012 would have cost the team $8.26 million in 2016. Barron was acquired from Tampa Bay by trade on October 29th last season. In a total of 16 games played, including nine contests with the Rams, Barron recorded 72 tackles and three sacks and was effective at times blitzing in passing situations.

Mark Barron DB STL 1 year ago

Barron was traded to the Rams on Tuesday for fourth- and sixth-round picks in 2015, Sports Talk Florida reports.

Barron was a regular starter for Tampa Bay but did not develop into the star the Buccaneers thought he would be, so they decided to let him go and pick up two draft picks for next season. Barron figures to take over as the starting strong safety in St. Louis.

Mark Barron DB STL 1 year ago

Barron (stomach) is active for Sunday's game at New Orleans, Scott Smith of the Buccaneers' official site reports.

At the very least, IDP owners can trust in Barron to supply tackles, as he's recorded seven or more in all four contests this season, with one fumble recovery to boot.

Mark Barron DB STL 1 year ago

Barron (abdomen) is questionable for Sunday's game against New Orleans.

Although he's questionable, Barron seems to have a good chance to play since he practiced in a limited capacity all week. He has at least seven tackles in every game this year.

Mark Barron DB STL 1 year ago

Barron recorded seven tackles (five solo) in Sunday's loss to the Panthers.

After struggling to make it through a difficult offseason in which he underwent arthroscopic surgery on his right knee, Barron appears to be healthy. If he continues to round into form, the third-year safety is capable of posting 100 tackles in a full 16-game slate.

Mark Barron DB STL 1 year ago

Barron (knee) isn't listed on the Buccaneers' injury report in advance of Sunday's opener against the Panthers.

Barron's struggles to recover from arthroscopic surgery on his right knee in January were noted, but the strong safety appears healthy heading into Week 1. He'll be attempting to build upon back-to-back 88-tackle campaigns in his first two years in the league.

Mark Barron DB STL 1 year ago

Barron sat out the first series of the Buccaneers' third preseason game Saturday due to an unspecified violation of team rules, but played the second series and finished with two tackles, Tampa Bay Times reporter Greg Auman reports.

Barron has struggled to recover from arthroscopic surgery he underwent in January to repair cartilage in his right knee. When healthy, the safety is expected to be one of the Buccaneers' leading play makers in the team's secondary.

Mark Barron DB STL 1 year ago

Bucs SS Mark Barron revealed he underwent arthroscopic knee surgery back in January, and still isn't 100 percent.

The procedure was done to repair knee cartilage. Barron should've been fully healthy months ago if it were indeed a routine scope. His Week 1 status is not believed to be in jeopardy, but the Bucs did sign insurance by bringing in Major Wright from Chicago. Barron was a liability in coverage last year.