Bucs place Crabtree on IR

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Updated: November 27, 2013

Tampa, FL (SportsNetwork.com) – The Tampa Bay Buccaneers placed tight end Tom
Crabtree on injured reserve Wednesday.

Crabtree suffered a torn biceps during Sunday’s 24-21 win over the Detroit
Lions. He is expected to undergo surgery to repair the injury.

Crabtree had four catches for 21 yards with a touchdown in seven games this
season. He also missed time this year with a high ankle sprain.

The Bucs signed tight end Kyle Adams to replace Crabtree on the active roster.

In his third season, Adams has played in 24 games with two starts, recording
four receptions for 40 yards. He entered the league as a college free agent
with Chicago in 2011 and appeared in one game for the Bears this year.