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Former 1st-rounder hasn't played since 2000

TAMPA, Fla. -- Wide receiver Sylvester Morris, a one-time
first-round draft pick of Kansas City, signed with the Tampa Bay
Buccaneers on Thursday, three seasons after he caught his last
pass.

Taken by the Chiefs in the 2000 NFL Draft, Morris caught 48
passes for 678 yards and three touchdowns as a rookie. However,
knee and hip injuries have sidelined the former Jackson State
standout over the past three seasons.

Morris is the sixth receiver the Bucs have signed this
offseason.

The Bucs also signed defensive tackle Damian Gregory, who last
appeared in a regular-season game with the Cleveland Browns in
2002.