The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have placed third-year WR
Benn, a starter for most of his first two seasons in the NFL, was expected to serve as the Buccaneers' third receiver behind
Benn was the second of two second-round picks made by Tampa Bay in the 2010 draft. In 37 games and 24 starts he has recorded 59 receptions for 862 yards and five touchdowns, averaging 14.6 yards per carry.
Douglas (6-1, 205) has spent all of the 2012 regular season on the Giants' practice squad after signing with the team as an undrafted free agent in May. A McKinney, Texas native, he played his college ball at Arizona, where he appeared in 49 games with 23 starts. He finished his Wildcat career with 151 receptions for 1,542 yards and 11 touchdowns, including 65 catches as a senior in 2011.
Tampa Bay now has eight players on its injured reserve list. Benn joins fellow wide receiver