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Bucs sign three, waive two


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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed cornerback Jude Adjei-Barimah, safety Kimario McFadden and cornerback Al-Hajj Shabazz on Wednesday.

The Bucs also waived safety Deshazor Everett and safety Derrick Wells. Wells had been placed on the active/non-football injury list Tuesday, prior to being waived.

The 5-foot-11, 200-pound Adjei-Barimah is a college free agent, who played at Bowling Green (2010-14), starting 20 of 52 games, totaling 150 tackles, 21 passes defensed, 8.5 tackles for loss, five interceptions, three forced fumbles and two interceptions.

The 5-11, 197-pound McFadden originally entered the NFL as a college free agent with the Atlanta Falcons last season, before spending time on the practice squads of the Falcons, Buccaneers and Carolina Panthers. The South Carolina State product also spent part of this offseason with Carolina.

The 6-2, 185-pound Shabazz comes to Tampa Bay after spending part of this offseason with the Indianapolis Colts, where he signed as a college free agent following the 2015 NFL Draft. Shabazz played collegiately at West Chester, where he appeared in 47 games, tallying 151 tackles, 32 passes defensed, nine interceptions, five tackles for loss, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and one blocked kick.

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