Tampa Bay Buccaneers News and Rumors

  • Licht addresses decision to draft Noah Spence, Roberto Aguayo

    Licht addresses decision to draft Noah Spence, Roberto Aguayo

    profootballtalk.com Updated 3 hours ago
    The Buccaneers got the guy everyone thought they’d take in round one of the 2016 draft, after they were able to trade down two spots to acquire cornerback Vernon Hargreaves III. It was in the second round that things got more interesting. With their ori…
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  • Buccaneers get deals done with a pair of their draft picks

    Buccaneers get deals done with a pair of their draft picks

    profootballtalk.com 17 hours ago
    The Buccaneers joined the pick-signing party, reaching deals with a pair of their own. The team announced they had signed fourth-round defensive back Ryan Smith, and agreed to terms with fifth-round offensive lineman Caleb Benenoch. The Bucs have five m…
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  • Buccaneers announce 19 undrafted free agent signings

    Buccaneers announce 19 undrafted free agent signings

    profootballtalk.com May 2 (4 days ago)
    The seven players drafted by the Buccaneers over the weekend won’t be the only rookies joining the roster ahead of the team’s rookie minicamp. That camp gets underway on Thursday and there will be 19 undrafted free agents taking part after they agreed t…
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  • Bucs cut kicker Connor Barth, #asexpected after drafting one

    Bucs cut kicker Connor Barth, #asexpected after drafting one

    profootballtalk.com May 2 (4 days ago)
    It was fairly obvious who the Buccaneers were casting their lot with at kicker, when they traded up in the second round to take Roberto Aguayo. Now comes the housekeeping of getting rid of the rest of them, and at least Connor Barth kept it professional…
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  • As expected, Jets pass on Dee Milliner option

    As expected, Jets pass on Dee Milliner option

    profootballtalk.com May 2 (4 days ago)
    After trading cornerback Darrelle Revis to the Buccaneers in 2013, they used a first-round pick on former Alabama cornerback Dee Milliner. The bad news is that it hasn’t worked out. The good news is that Revis has since returned. Per multiple reports, t…
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  • Mike Glennon was available, but Bucs glad to hang onto him

    Mike Glennon was available, but Bucs glad to hang onto him

    profootballtalk.com May 2 (4 days ago)
    The Buccaneers were able to lend a layer of stability and security to their offense over the weekend, and they did it by not doing a thing. Though he was clearly made available, they didn’t trade backup quarterback Mike Glennon, and that’s just fine wit…
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  • Buccaneers focus on defense in NFL draft, filling needs at CB, …

    Buccaneers focus on defense in NFL draft, filling needs at CB, DE

    ESPN.com Apr 30 (6 days ago)
    Buccaneers focus on defense in NFL draft, filling needs at CB, DE
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  • Buccaneers intrigued by possibilities after taking Northwestern…

    Buccaneers intrigued by possibilities after taking Northwestern FB Dan Vitale

    ESPN.com Apr 30 (6 days ago)
    Buccaneers intrigued by possibilities after taking Northwestern FB Dan Vitale
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  • Buccaneers add linebacker depth with selection of Oklahoma&apos…

    Buccaneers add linebacker depth with selection of Oklahoma's Devante Bond

    ESPN.com Apr 30 (6 days ago)
    Buccaneers add linebacker depth with selection of Oklahoma's Devante Bond
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  • Bucs turn to offense, select UCLA OT Caleb Benenoch

    Bucs turn to offense, select UCLA OT Caleb Benenoch

    ESPN.com Apr 30 (6 days ago)
    Bucs turn to offense, select UCLA OT Caleb Benenoch
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  • Jason Licht didn’t want to risk missing out on Roberto Aguayo

    Jason Licht didn’t want to risk missing out on Roberto Aguayo

    The Buccaneers made Roberto Aguayo the first kicker to get drafted in the second round since 2004 on Friday night when they traded the 74th and 106th, which was acquired when they dropped two spots in the first round, picks to the Chiefs for No. 59. It’…
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  • Bucs continue secondary makeover, select CB Ryan Smith in fourt…

    Bucs continue secondary makeover, select CB Ryan Smith in fourth round

    ESPN.com Apr 30 (6 days ago)
    Bucs continue secondary makeover, select CB Ryan Smith in fourth round
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  • Day 2 takeaways: Connor Cook free-falling; Bucs trade up for a …

    Day 2 takeaways: Connor Cook free-falling; Bucs trade up for a ... kicker?!?

    ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Apr 30 (6 days ago)
    Day 2 takeaways: Connor Cook free-falling; Bucs trade up for a ... kicker?!?
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  • Buccaneers address need for dynamic edge rusher by taking Noah …

    Buccaneers address need for dynamic edge rusher by taking Noah Spence in second round

    ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Apr 29 (7 days ago)
    Buccaneers address need for dynamic edge rusher by taking Noah Spence in second round
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  • Buccaneers clear roster space by cutting eight players

    Buccaneers clear roster space by cutting eight players

    profootballtalk.com Apr 29 (7 days ago)
    The Buccaneers added cornerback Vernon Hargreaves to the roster in the first round of the draft on Thursday night and they have seven more picks before things wrap up on Saturday with a class of undrafted free agents to follow, which made Friday a day t…
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  • Buccaneers pick Florida CB Vernon Hargreaves III in first round

    Buccaneers pick Florida CB Vernon Hargreaves III in first round

    Buccaneers pick Florida CB Vernon Hargreaves III in first round
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  • Bears trade to No. 9, take Leonard Floyd

    Bears trade to No. 9, take Leonard Floyd

    The Bears had the 11th pick in the draft, but it seems they were worried about the Giants taking the player they wanted. Chicago made a trade with the Buccaneers to move up to the ninth pick of the first round and selected Georgia linebacker Leonard Flo…
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  • George Johnson hopes for rebound season with Bucs

    George Johnson hopes for rebound season with Bucs

    After posting six sacks with the Detroit Lions in 2014, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers traded for defensive end George Johnson and gave him a three-year, $7 million contract. However, Johnson didn’t come close to matching that production in his first season b…
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  • Jameis Winston on losing weight: You have to show the guys you’…

    Jameis Winston on losing weight: You have to show the guys you’re working

    Quarterback Jameis Winston’s physical condition has been the talk of Buccaneers minicamp this week with wide receiver Mike Evans asking where Winston’s belly went since lest season and cornerback Johnthan Banks chiming in that Winston looks like he shou…
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  • Bucs unlikely to have starting guards on field until training c…

    Bucs unlikely to have starting guards on field until training camp

    The Buccaneers drafted Ali Marpet in the second round of the 2015 draft and signed J.R. Sweezy as a free agent this offseason, giving them a pair of guards to plug into the starting lineup this season. Now they’re just going to have to be patient about …
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  • Bucs teammate to Jameis Winston: “What happened to the belly?”

    Bucs teammate to Jameis Winston: “What happened to the belly?”

    The Buccaneers hope they’re in better shape this year, but at the very least, quarterback Jameis Winston is. Via Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times, Winston’s physical condition has been the talk of offseason workouts, as the second-year quarterback has …
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  • Video - Clayton: Jags, Bucs, Lions among draft winners 01:27

    Clayton: Jags, Bucs, Lions among draft winners

    May 2
    ESPN NFL senior writer John Clayton breaks down which teams improved the most in the 2016 NFL draft.
  • Video - Roberto Aguayo speaks with ESPN Deportes 02:24

    Roberto Aguayo speaks with ESPN Deportes

    Apr 30
    ESPN Deportes' Pablo Viruega talks with the newest addition of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Mexican kicker, Robert Aguayo, of the Florida State Seminoles.
  • Video - Good move for Buccaneers to draft kicker in second round? 01:36

    Good move for Buccaneers to draft kicker in second round?

    Apr 30
    Herm Edwards and Ron Jaworski discuss the importance of having a reliable kicker on your roster after the Buccaneers traded up in the second round to draft Roberto Aguayo.
  • Video - Hargreaves a day one starter 00:52

    Hargreaves a day one starter

    Apr 28
    Field Yates breaks down the Buccaneers first-round draft pick, former Florida CB Vernon Hargreaves III.