The Tampa Bay Buccaneers made some noticeable signings in 2020. They brought in Tom Brady, Leonard Fournette, Shady McCoy, Rob Gronkowski, and Antonio Brown on short-term deals. A busy summer resulted in the Bucs winning their second Super Bowl title with Brady as a starter.

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The Bucs defense, led by Suh and others, put in an impressive performance in keeping the Kansas City Chiefs down to just 9 points in the Super Bowl LV Finals. This made the Tampa Bay Buccaneers the first team in NFL history to win a Lombardi trophy on home soil.

TAMPA, FLORIDA – JANUARY 03: Antonio Brown # 81 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers celebrates a touchdown with Tom Brady # 12 during a game against the Atlanta Falcons at Raymond James Stadium on January 03, 2021 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann / Getty Images)

They managed to keep their lead cast into the 2021 NFL season. But GM Jason Licht and HC Bruce Arians were not satisfied with the depth of the defensive squad and brought experienced cornerback and free agent Richard Sherman on a one-year contract.

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Richard Sherman signs exclusive one-year contract with Tampa Bay

Richard Sherman signed a 1-year contract with the Bucs with a base salary of $ 1 million and a bonus of $ 350,000 per game. He can make up to $ 2.25 million from Upside.

– Rick Stroud (@NFLSTROUD) September 29, 2021

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NFL insider Richard Stroud was one of the first reporters to shed light on the contract details surrounding Richard Sherman and his arrival in Tampa Bay. According to multiple reports, the 33-year-old will make $ 2.25 million (including bonuses) over a 12-month period with the Buccaneers north.

In addition, Sherman receives $ 500,000 warranties under its latest contract. There are no reports of any renewal option included in his deal with the pirates.

Sherman will be the last missing puzzle for the Buccaneers as they prepare to defend their Super Bowl title this season. He might get the chance to make his Tampa debut in Week 4.

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The Bucs will face the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium in Brady’s highly anticipated homecoming. Will Sherman get a chance to prove his worth almost immediately? Check out this section to learn more.

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