TAMPA Cheap Saquon Barkley Jersey , Fla. (AP) Two-time Pro Bowl running back Doug Martin has been released by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, who may look for a replacement in free agency.
Martin rushed for a career-low 406 yards in 2017 http://www.dallascowboysteamonline.com/leighton-vander-esch-jersey , when he averaged just 2.9 yards per carry after missing the first three games of the season while serving the remainder of a four-game ban for violating the NFL’s policy on performance-enhancers.
The release comes less than two years after Martin signed a five-year, $35.75 million contract that would have paid him $6.75 million in 2018.
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The 29-year-old was a first-round draft pick out of Boise State in 2012. He rushed for 1 http://www.houstontexansteamonline.com/justin-reid-jersey ,454 yards and 11 touchdowns as a rookie, but was slowed by an assortment of injuries for much of the past five seasons.
He agreed to his big contract after rushing for 1 Jets Sam Darnold Jersey ,402 yards in 2016, finishing second in the league behind Adrian Peterson.
Martin lost his starting job to second-year pro Peyton Barber late last season. Tuesday’s move leaves the Bucs in the market for a new featured back Cheap Phillip Gaines Jersey , which the team may seek in free agency or the draft.
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