Sep 8, 2011; Green Bay, WI, USA; New Orleans Saints guard Carl Nicks (77) blocks during the game against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field. The Packers defeated the Saints 42-34. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Hanisch-US PRESSWIRE

Carl Nicks signs Five-year deal with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers


The shoe has finally dropped for New Orleans Saints fans, Carl Nicks is no longer a Saint.

Reports coming in are that guard Carl Nicks has signed a 5-year deal with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. 

Specualtion has been high that this would happen after his visit with the teams, and reports are that Baltimore Ravens guard Ben Grubbs will be in to visit with the Saints.

Grubbs will likely get an aggressive contract offer to join the Saints.

The deal is being reported as 5-years for $47.5 million.

Next Saints Game View full schedule »
Sunday, Sep 77 Sep1:00at Atlanta FalconsBuy Tickets
Dick's Sporting Goods presents "Hell Week":

Tags: Carl Nicks New Orleans Saints Tampa Bay Buccaneers