TAMPA, Fla. -- Give the Tampa Bay Buccaneers credit for finally getting something right. The team has struggled through a 1-5 start and hasn’t made the playoffs since last decade. But Saturday, the Bucs made the best move they’ve made in a very long tim…Upvote Share Tweet
Josh McCown making progress for BucsESPN.com Oct 24 (yesterday)TAMPA, Fla. -- After a full week of practice, Buccaneers quarterback Josh McCown said he’s pleased with the progress of his injured right thumb. McCown has been out since suffering the injury in a Week 3 loss to Atlanta. He began practicing on Monday. “…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Oct 24 (yesterday)TAMPA, Fla. – If Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David and Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater cross paths on Sunday – which they almost certainly will – it won’t be the first time. When David was a senior at Miami’s Northwestern High, Bridgew…Upvote Share TweetBecause the trade deadline is coming up, and because the Buccaneers are in flux, and because Vincent Jackson is 31, it’s reasonable to think he’ll make phones ring. But the veteran wide receiver said Thursday he wants to stay put, and fix things with th…Upvote Share TweetDefensive tackle Gerald McCoy looks at the Buccaneers defense from a different vantage point from outside observers but he’s reached the same conclusion. It’s not a good unit. The Bucs are allowing more yards per game than any team in the league and McC…Upvote Share Tweet
Buccaneers sign linebacker Orie Lemon away from Chiefsprofootballtalk.com Oct 23 (2 days ago)The Bucs filled an unexpected roster spot Thursday, finding another defensive player to take the spot created by Da’Quan Bowers‘ two-week PED suspension. The team announced they had signed linebacker Orie Lemon off the Chiefs practice squad. Lemon has b…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Oct 23 (2 days ago)Don't expect any fine offensive displays Sunday at Raymond James Stadium. That's because the Minnesota Vikings and Tampa Bay Buccaneers both are struggling on offense. The Vikings (2-5) and Bucs (1-5) are starting young quarterbacks and ranked near the …Upvote Share TweetTAMPA, Fla. – Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith almost never criticizes players publicly. But he made an exception Wednesday. Smith said he was disappointed in fullback Jorvorskie Lane and defensive lineman Da'Quan Bowers, who each were suspended for the nex…Upvote Share Tweet
Signs point to Mike Glennon for BucsESPN.com Oct 22 (3 days ago)TAMPA, Fla. – The early signs Wednesday were that Mike Glennon will be the Buccaneers’ starting quarterback on Sunday against Minnesota. Glennon went first among the quarterbacks during the portion of practice that was open to the media. He also spoke t…Upvote Share Tweet
Bucs rookie RB Charles Sims returns to practiceESPN.com Oct 22 (3 days ago)TAMPA, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will have an extra running back at Wednesday’s practice. Rookie Charles Sims will practice for the first time since the preseason. Sims has been on injured reserve with the designation to return due to an ankle in…Upvote Share Tweetbuccaneersgab.com Oct 22 (3 days ago)New Era has released an excellent new Buccaneers hat for the 2014 season, and now you can get it officially from their site – HERE! This Bucs NFL 2014 On Field 39THIRTY Cap features an embroidered (raised) Buccaneers logo on front, stitched New Era® fla…Upvote Share Tweet
The Film Don't Lie: BuccaneersESPN.com Oct 21 (4 days ago)A weekly look at what the Tampa Bay Buccaneers must fix: A major reason Tampa Bay's offense ranks 30th in the NFL has been the lack of production from the running game. Just look at what Doug Martin, who rushed for more than 1,400 yards as a rookie in 2…Upvote Share Tweet
Bucs expected to sign Trindon Hollidayprofootballtalk.com Oct 21 (4 days ago)The Buccaneers worked out kick returner Trindon Holliday on Monday and things appear to have gone well. Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports that the team plans to sign the veteran returner to their 53-man roster. Holliday signed with the Giants i…Upvote Share Tweet
Buccaneers still in NFC South raceESPN.com Oct 21 (4 days ago)TAMPA, Fla. -- They're 1-5, which would have them out of just about every division race. But the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are in the NFC South, a division that no one is running away with. The Bucs are only one game behind Atlanta and New Orleans in the win…Upvote Share Tweet
Lovie Smith: We’re not shopping any of our playersprofootballtalk.com Oct 21 (4 days ago)The trade deadline is a week away and the Percy Harvin deal has led to some wondering about what other deals might be struck between NFL teams this week. One name that’s been brought up as a possibility is Buccaneers wide receiver Vincent Jackson. Ian R…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Oct 20 (5 days ago)The Buccaneers held a workout on Monday to get back in the swing of things after their bye week and one player returned to work after a much longer absence. Quarterback Josh McCown practiced for the first time since injuring his right thumb in Week Thre…Upvote Share Tweet
Would Buccaneers trade Vincent Jackson?ESPN.com Oct 20 (5 days ago)TAMPA, Fla. -- When the trade deadline starts to approach, there is always a lot of speculation about possible deals. Oct. 28 is the deadline and the Buccaneers are getting their share of speculation. NFL Network reported over the weekend that the Tampa…Upvote Share Tweet
Buccaneers get back to work after byeESPN.com Oct 20 (5 days ago)TAMPA, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Buccaneers return to practice Monday following a four-day break during their bye week. They’re 1-5 and coming off a humiliating 48-17 loss to Baltimore. But coach Lovie Smith repeatedly has been preaching patience. “The only…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Oct 18 (7 days ago)The Seahawks apparently didn’t put Percy Harvin on the trading block, by declaring that they have “no intent” to trade him or otherwise. But the Seahawks reportedly talked to more teams than the Jets about a deal for the highly talented but apparently e…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Oct 17Joe Flacco had a great game last week against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. It was even more impressive when you watched the film of it. The Baltimore Ravens quarterback threw four touchdowns in the first quarter, which is phenomenal, and it’s even more imp…Upvote Share Tweet
McCoy Signs $98M ExtensionOct 25ESPN Buccaneers reporter Pat Yasinskas discusses the Buccaneers signing DT Gerald McCoy to a seven-year extension worth $98 million.
Inside Edge: Vikings-BuccaneersOct 23ESPN NFL Insider Mike Sando delivers stats to help you make a pick for Minnesota at Tampa Bay.
NFL Live Prediction: Vikings-BuccaneersOct 22The NFL Live crew make their picks for Minnesota at Tampa Bay.
Bucs' Bowers Given Two-Game SuspensionOct 21Brian Dawkins discusses why players such as Buccaneers DE Da'Quan Bowers risk suspension for using banned performance-enhancing substances.
Football for BreakfastOct 24I have no idea what’s going to happen Sunday when the NFL puts the Detroit-Atlanta game from London on national TV at 9:30 in the morning on the East Coast. No one does. But I do know a lot of important people are wondering about it. “I am as curious as…
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ESPN NowOct 23"I've talked about Dak Prescott since the beginning of the year ... He's the guy and I think it's his to lose." Mel Kiper Jr. on his Heisman candidat...
Little clarity in surprising NFC -- John Clayton's First and GoalOct 23John Clayton's First and Goal: The NFC, currently led by the surprising Cowboys, Cardinals and Lions, has a wide-open feel entering Week 8.