Bucs sign Bobby Rainey to a two-year deal
The Buccaneers weren’t at any risk of losing running back Bobby Rainey because he was set to be an exclusive rights free agent, but the team decided they wanted to enter into a longer relationship with a player who flashed some ability late last season.…Upvote Share Tweet
ESPN.com Updated 10 hours agoTodd McShay’s latest Insider mock draft is out and he has the Buccaneers taking Buffalo outside linebacker Khalil Mack. That's been a trendy pick in a lot of mock drafts. But McShay acknowledges that the strongside linebacker position isn’t a premium sp…Upvote Share Tweet
Lawrence Tynes could be a free agent, tooWhen free agency opens next week, Seahawks cornerback Brandon Browner will be a late addition to the inventory. Buccaneers kicker Lawrence Tynes could be, too. Per multiple league sources, a disagreement over Tynes’ classification is expected to soon re…Upvote Share Tweet
Bucs' updated salary-cap situationESPN.com Updated Mar 5 (yesterday)The start of the league year is approaching rapidly and I’ve got the numbers on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' salary cap situation. Although the Bucs are likely to create more cap room by releasing some players or restructuring some contracts, the team alre…Upvote Share Tweet
Teams that want Revis have narrow window to pry him from BucsRumors and speculation persist that teams like the Patriots and Broncos could be interested in trying to get the Buccaneers to trade cornerback Darrelle Revis and his $16 million in total compensation for 2014. If anything is going to happen, it need to…Upvote Share Tweet
Offseason Blueprint: BuccaneersESPN.com Updated Mar 4 (2 days ago)General manager Jason Licht and coach Lovie Smith have made it clear they will build primarily through the draft. That is how they plan on adding core players. But that doesn’t mean the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will be silent in free agency. The team alread…Upvote Share TweetThe Buccaneers unveiled new uniforms today, but they’re still hoping they’ll someday be able to wear their original uniforms again. Last year, the Bucs had to scrap plans to wear their throwback uniforms when the NFL told teams not to change helmets dur…Upvote Share Tweet
More musical Darrelle Revis? Super Bowl contenders likely to try and deal with Bucs for the ex-Jets cornerbacknydailynews.com Updated Mar 1 (5 days ago)Darrelle Revis’ $16 million a year contract — no guaranteed money, so no dead money on the Bucs salary cap if he is traded — could soon turn him into a one-year rental as a hired gun for teams on the verge of going to the Super Bowl.Upvote Share TweetLast year, as the Jets prepared to trade cornerback Darrelle Revis, the process originated from within the team. Specifically, from the owner. As Revis once again becomes the subject of trade talks, the process possibly is getting kick started from beyo…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Mar 1 (6 days ago)Talks between the Bills and S Jairus Byrd have been “pleasant” so far; fans would prefer “productive.” If Tampa trades CB Darrelle Revis by March 13, the Jets get a fourth-round pick in 2014; if the Bucs keep him beyond the 13th, the Jets get a third-ro…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Feb 27Lovie Smith doesn’t need to be reminded of how dangerous and dominant Julio Jones can be on a weekly basis. The new Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach developed an appreciation for the Atlanta Falcons receiver back in 2011. And it has nothing to do with anythin…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Updated Feb 26Revis Island is firmly planted in Tampa Bay. Nevertheless, some NFL teams are interested in acquiring Buccaneers cornerback Darrelle Revis. According to CBS Sports reporter Jason La Canfora, several teams have reached out to Tampa Bay about a possible t…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Updated Feb 25Reports have surfaced in the past few days that both the Arizona Cardinals and Miami Dolphins — both left tackle-needy teams — could be prime landing spots for free agent Branden Albert. The Kansas City Chiefs and Albert's representatives spoke at lengt…Upvote Share Tweet
Mike Williams due in court in March for criminal mischief caseprofootballtalk.com Updated Feb 25Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith said last week that he found wide receiver Mike Williams’ recent pattern of behavior disturbing, a view fueled in part by Williams’ recent arrest on charges of trespassing and criminal mischief. Williams is due in court on M…Upvote Share Tweet
Buccaneers on the hot seatESPN.com Updated Feb 24New coach Lovie Smith and general manager Jason Licht have made it pretty clear the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are going to have significant turnover this offseason. That's what you would expect from a new regime taking over a team that went 4-12 last season.…Upvote Share Tweet
Jason Licht: Buccaneers “absolutely” looking for a veteran quarterbackprofootballtalk.com Updated Feb 23Although he had complimentary things to say about Mike Glennon, Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith said last week that the team has to consider quarterbacks with the seventh overall pick and that he’d like to see the team add a veteran quarterback to the rost…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Feb 21The Browns’ unpredictable head-coaching search nearly finished with what would have been the most unpredictable outcome of any head-coaching search since Jon Gruden was traded from the Raiders to the Buccaneers a dozen years ago. Per multiple league sou…Upvote Share Tweetbuccaneersgab.com Updated Feb 21The Buccaneers unveiled a new helmet logo Thursday night, Ira Kaufman of the Tampa Tribune reports. The new design, featuring a chrome facemask and an enhanced Bucs flag along the side, was introduced by Hall of Fame defensive tackle Warren Sapp and cur…Upvote Share Tweet
Bucs unhappy with Mike WilliamsESPN.com Updated Feb 21Coach Lovie Smith and general manager Jason Licht made it clear they're not happy with the off-field troubles of Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Williams. "Mike needs to prove he won't make headlines off the field, so let's start with that,…Upvote Share Tweet
Hester Won't Return To BearsMar 6Adam Schefter discusses the options for Devin Hester after he said he won't return to the Bears next season.
Bucs Sport Flashy New UnisMar 3The "Highly Questionable" crew has mixed thoughts on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' new uniforms.
Bucs Get New Uniform Design, Color SchemeMar 3Paul Lukas discusses the updated Buccaneers uniform and why the time was right for the team to change its look.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers unveil new uniformsMar 3The Tampa Bay Buccaneers unveiled their new uniforms Monday as the new look honors the past, present and future of the franchise. The "NFL AM" crew gives its impressions of the uniforms.
Don Banks: Raiders, Steelers among AFC front offices under pressure this o…Mar 6As my colleague Andrew Brandt has often pointed out, the NFL's long offseason is when a team's players and even coaches step to the background and the front office takes center stage, attempting to distinguish itself in the business of football. The mul…
Don Banks: Cowboys, Rams among NFC front offices under pressure this offse…Mar 4As my colleague Andrew Brandt has often pointed out, the NFL's long offseason is when a team's players and even coaches step to the background and the front office takes center stage, attempting to distinguish itself in the business of football. The mul…
The Tuesday MailbagMar 4Three hot topics and then your mail, in a league that never sleeps: For now, the extra point’s not going anywhere, though it should. Judy Battista of the NFL Digital Media Group wrote Monday that the Competition Committee, at its Florida meeting, is con…
NFL - Landing page for all 32 Offseason BlueprintsMar 3This landing page has links for all 32 Offseason Blueprint files, which include the front-office priorities, cap situations, projected 2014 lineups and free-agency and draft targets for every NFL team.