TAMPA, Fla. -- Punter Dirk Johnson has signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, filling in for the injured Josh Bidwell.
Terms of the deal with Johnson weren't disclosed.
To make roster room for Johnson, defensive tackle Greg Peterson was waived/injured. A fifth-round draft pick in 2007, Peterson appeared in 12 games over the past two seasons.
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