Third Buc's player gets MRSA

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Third Buc's player gets MRSA

CREATED Oct. 11, 2013 - UPDATED: Oct. 11, 2013

TAMPA - The Buccaneers home game scheduled for Sunday could be canceled.

ESPN's Trey Wingo reports the NFL Players Association could advise the league to cancel the game with the Eagles depending on what a MRSA containment report says. 

A third Bucs player has been diagnosed with the infection. 

Kicker Lawrence Tynes and guard Carl Hicks were previously diagnosed with MRSA and nicks suffered a recurrence Thursday. 

A high ranking official with the players association tweeting that their focus right now is to best contain and eliminate the treat of the infection.