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Jack Cichy: Retires from NFL
Cichy (arm) retired from the NFL on Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of ProFootballNetwork.com reports.
Cichy spent all four of his professional seasons with Tampa Bay, but he failed to make an appearance last season after playing in at least four games in each of his first three campaign. The Wisconsin product's NFL career was spoiled by injuries, most recently a broken arm during the 2021 campaign. The 2018 sixth-round pick finished his career with seven tackles across 16 appearances while mostly operating on special teams.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Jack Cichy: Placed on IR
Cichy (arm) was placed on the Buccaneers' injured reserve list Tuesday, Scott Smith of the team's official site reports.
Cichy broke his arm in Sunday's win over the Saints, playing a special teams role for the majority of the contest. In a corresponding move, the team promoted linebacker Deone Bucannon from the practice squad.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Jack Cichy: Sustains broken arm
Cichy suffered a broken arm in Sunday's NFC divisional-round win over the Saints, Joey Knight of the Tampa Bay Times reports.
Cichy has endured terrible injury luck during his football career dating back to his days at Wisconsin. The 24-year-old linebacker tore the ACL in his right knee in college and tore the ACL in his left knee during his rookie 2018 season. There's no clear timeline for his return, but he's out for the rest of the postseason. Cichy will be a restricted free agent in March.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Jack Cichy: Bad injury luck continues
Cichy (elbow) will not return to Sunday's NFC divisional-round matchup against the Saints, Scott Smith of the Buccaneers' official site reports.
Cichy tore his ACL back in 2018, and a number of injuries have limited him to just 10 appearances in two seasons since then. An injury sustained while covering a punt in the first quarter will now force the 24-year-old to miss the remainder of Sunday's playoff match.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Jack Cichy: Back with Tampa Bay
Cichy was signed to the Buccaneers' active roster from the Patriots' practice squad Friday, Mike Reiss of ESPN.com reports.
The 24-year-old latched on with New England after being waived by Tampa Bay in early December, but he's now headed back down to Florida. Cichy exclusively played special teams in his five appearances for the Bucs this season.... See More ... See Less
Jack Cichy: Goes unclaimed on waivers
Cichy (hamstring) has passed through waivers upon being let go by Tampa Bay with a failed physical designation Wednesday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Cichy came off injured reserve Nov. 28 after sitting out seven games due to a hamstring injury, but the Buccaneers seemingly did not like what they saw when the Wisconsin product retook the field. Now eligible to sign with any team of his choosing, the 25-year-old will aim to catch on with another franchise once fully recuperated.... See More ... See Less
Jack Cichy: Cut loose by Bucs
The Buccaneers waived Cichy on Wednesday, Jenna Laine of ESPN.com reports.
Cichy suited up for the first five games of the season, playing exclusively on special teams. He spent the next seven weeks on injured reserve before being activated last Saturday, and now he's been let go. The Wisconsin product's career has been plagued by injury dating back to his college days -- he tore his ACL in college and again in the NFL. The 24-year-old linebacker may need to settle for a special-teams role for the time being.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Jack Cichy: Returns from IR
Cichy (hamstring) was activated from injured reserve Saturday, Scott Smith of the Buccaneers' official site reports.
The 24-year-old has been sidelined since Week 5 due to the hamstring injury, but he's ready to go for Sunday's matchup with the Chiefs. Cichy should reclaim his role on special teams for the Bucs.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Jack Cichy: Trending in right direction
The Buccaneers designated Cichy (hamstring) for a return from injured reserve Wednesday, Greg Auman of The Athletic reports.
Cichy has resided on IR since Oct. 12 when he suffered the hamstring injury in Week 5's loss to the Bears. The team will now have 21 days to activate the Wisconsin product, but, until then, Chapelle Russell and Kevin Minter will continue to handle the depth inside linebacker snaps.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Jack Cichy: Designated for IR
The Buccaneers placed Cichy (hamstring) on injured reserve Monday, Greg Auman of The Athletic reports.
Cichy won't be eligible to return until Week 9 against the Saints, but the team believes he has a good chance to be activated by then. The Wisconsin product has battled with injuries since being drafted in 2018, missing a combined 22 games over the previous two campaigns. He's played strictly on special teams this season.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Jack Cichy: Ruled out for remainder of contest
Cichy has been ruled out for the remainder of Thursday's contest against the Bears due to a hamstring injury.
There's no specifics as to when the injury occurred, but look for more updates to come when the team resumes practice next week, which gives the linebacker a couple extra days to rest up. Kevin Minter is set to potentially see increased reps Thursday as the sole active remaining reserve inside linebacker.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Jack Cichy: Fighting for rotational gig
Cichy (elbow) is expected to spend training camp competing for a rotational role in Tampa Bay's linebacker corps.
Cichy was limited to just four contests in 2019 due to an elbow injury, but he's set to participate in training camp activities without restrictions after undergoing November surgery. After having been primarily utilized on special teams during his first two seasons in the league, the 24-year-old could now get an opportunity to compete for weekly snaps on defense.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Jack Cichy: Undergoes surgery
Cichy underwent surgery to address his elbow injury Thursday, Greg Auman of The Athletic reports.
Cichy was placed on injured reserve Wednesday as a result of a dislocated elbow suffered Week 4. The 23-year-old is on track to recover in time to participate in offseason activities.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Jack Cichy: Moves to injured reserve
Cichy (elbow) was placed on injured reserve Wednesday, Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports.
Cichy has been sidelined by the dislocated elbow since Week 4 and recently suffered a setback to cause the move to IR. The 23-year-old could return for the final two games of the season, but it's more likely that his 2019 season is over.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Jack Cichy: Out again Sunday
Cichy (elbow) was ruled out for Sunday's game against the Titans, Jenna Laine of ESPN.com reports.
Coach Bruce Arians indicated Wednesday that Cichy would likely be sidelined Week 8, so it's no surprise to see him officially ruled out. The 23-year-old suffered a dislocated elbow Week 4 against the Rams and will miss his third straight game.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Jack Cichy: Won't play versus Titans
Cichy (elbow) is not expected to play against the Titans on Sunday, Greg Auman of The Athletic reports.
Cichy was unable to fully recover from his dislocated elbow during Tampa Bay's bye. The 23-year-old special-teams ace will target a return Week 9 versus Seattle.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Jack Cichy: Won't play Week 6
Cichy (elbow) is not travelling with the Buccaneers to London on Thursday, Eduardo A. Encina of the Tampa Bay Times reports.
Cichy is recovering from a dislocated elbow, so his absence doesn't come as much of a surprise. The Buccaneers will go on bye following Sunday's game against the Panthers, meaning that Cichy's next chance to retake the field will come Week 8 against Tennessee.... See More ... See Less
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