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Marcus Buggs | Linebacker

Team: Chicago Bears
Age / DOB:  (29) / 9/21/1985
Ht / Wt:  5'10' / 223
College: Vanderbilt
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Bills placed LB Marcus Buggs (knee) on injured reserve, ending his season.
Too small for middle linebacker at 5'11/225, Buggs was overwhelmed as Paul Posluszny's replacement earlier this season. He's an exclusive rights free agent in the offseason, so the Bills can bring him back for cheap. Tue, Oct 13, 2009 06:08:00 PM

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Bills MLB Marcus Buggs was carted off with a left knee injury in the third quarter of Sunday's game.

Buggs had come on to replace Kawika Mitchell, who was carted off with his own leg injury earlier in the game. The Bills hope to have Paul Posluszy (arm) back in two weeks, but they may be without both Mitchell and Buggs for next week's game against the Jets.
Sun, Oct 11, 2009 03:13:00 PM

Marcus Buggs, undrafted a year ago, will fill in at middle linebacker while Paul Posluszny is out six weeks with a broken arm.

Buggs represents a drastic fall-off in both size and talent. Upgrade all running backs facing the Bills, starting with Cadillac Williams and Derrick Ward this week.
Fri, Sep 18, 2009 10:01:00 AM

Bills placed LB Marcus Buggs on injured reserve with a high ankle sprain, ending his season.

Buggs, an undrafted rookie from Vanderbilt, played only on special teams in his first season. He will return in 2009 to compete for a roster spot.
Fri, Nov 21, 2008 01:59:00 PM

The Bills are expected to place LB Marcus Buggs on injured reserve with a high ankle sprain.

The undrafted rookie was just activated a month ago. He'll try to catch on as a special teamer next season.
Fri, Nov 21, 2008 10:00:00 AM

Bills promoted LB Marcus Buggs from the practice squad.

Buggs, an undrafted rookie from Vanderbilt, barely lost out on a roster spot to Blake Costanzo in preseason. It's concerning for his outlook that the Commodores have suddenly become good at football, a year after Buggs graduated.
Thu, Oct 23, 2008 12:35:00 PM

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