Even though Brian Griese's agent said "he wants to play," beat writer Brad Biggs doesn't think the Bears will reconnect with their former QB.
Bucs released QB Brian Griese.
The Bucs are reportedly holding out hope of dealing Brian Griese.
Bucs minicamp kicked off Tuesday with no sign of quarterback Brian Griese.
The Bucs will release Brian Griese by the end of the week, according to FOXSports' Alex Marvez.
The Bucs don't expect QB Brian Griese to attend the first week of OTAs, which begin on Tuesday.
The Bucs are expected to release one of their four quarterbacks before the start of training camp.
Brian Griese is absent from the Bucs' offseason conditioning program because his wife is eight months pregnant.
Brian Griese has not yet reported for the Bucs' offseason conditioning program.
The Bucs plan to bring four quarterbacks to training camp.
Buccaneers declared QB Brian Griese, WR Dexter Jackson, QB Josh Johnson, LB Matt McCoy, LB Rod Wilson, T James Lee, LB Patrick Chukwurah, and DT Greg Peterson inactive for Week 16.
Brian Griese completed 26-of-37 passes for 269 yards, one touchdown, and one interception against the Falcons in Week 15.
The Bucs have announced that Brian Griese will start at QB against Atlanta on Sunday, replacing Jeff Garcia (calf).
Bucs backup QB Brian Griese says he is mostly recovered from the elbow tendinitis that has plagued him for much of the past two months.