Tampa Bay Buccaneers grab Rishaw Johnson in trade deal with Kansas City Chiefs

Offensive guard Rishaw Johnson #63 of the Seattle Seahawks prepares to block defensive tackle Ben Garland #63 of the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field Field at Mile High on August 18, 2012
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NFL guard Rishaw Johnson moves to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as part of a trade deal with the Kansas City Chiefs that sees safety Kelcie McCray move the other way.

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have acquired guard Rishaw Johnson in a trade deal with the Kansas City Chiefs, with safety Kelcie McCray going the other way.

Johnson could be deployed at right guard for the rest of pre-season after Jamon Meredith was benched during Tampa's first warm-up fixture.

"We felt like we got a good football player. They got a good football player, too," coach Lovie Smith said of the transfer, according to the Tampa Bay Times.

Johnson was a Draft pick in 2012 and represented Kansas in the right guard position last campaign.

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