The felonies and misdemeanors associated with Da'Quan Bowers' gun charges were dismissed Thursday.
Bucs LE Da'Quan Bowers is in a New York court Thursday to face gun charges.
Bucs coach Greg Schiano expects LE Da'Quan Bowers to reach double-digit sacks in his third NFL season.
According to the Tampa Bay Times, part of the reason the Bucs let Michael Bennett walk in free agency is because they view DE Da'Quan Bowers as a "player with more upside."
A New York defense attorney tells the Tampa Bay Times Bucs DE Da'Quan Bowers could escape with "minimal discipline" in his airport gun case.
The lawyer for Bucs DE Da'Quan Bowers expects him to be "fully exonerated" in his airport gun case.
Bucs DE Da'Quan Bowers reportedly informed airport personnel about the loaded gun in his bag himself.
Updating a previous item, Bucs DE Da'Quan Bowers will be charged with two counts of second-degree criminal possession after showing up to New York's LaGuardia Airport with a loaded gun in his carry-on bag.
Bucs DE Da'Quan Bowers was arrested at New York's LaGuardia Airport on Monday after trying to get a loaded gun through security.
Bucs DE Da'Quan Bowers (hamstring) is active for Week 15 versus the Saints.
Bucs DE Da'Quan Bowers (Achilles) is officially active for Thursday night's game against the Vikings.
Bucs activated DE Da'Quan Bowers (Achilles) from the PUP list.
Bucs DE Da'Quan Bowers (PUP, Achilles) will not be activated for Week 7.
Bucs DE Da'Quan Bowers (PUP, Achilles) will resume practicing on Wednesday.