profootballtalk.com Updated 11 hours agoAfter throwing a pair of interceptions in Thursday night’s preseason game against the Buccaneers, quarterback Josh Freeman vowed to “exhaust every option” available to him before giving up on his hopes of resuming his NFL career. That didn’t sound like …Share Tweet
Bucs part ways with Bowers after 'great ride'ESPN.com 16 hours agoBucs part ways with Bowers after 'great ride'Share Tweet
Bucs going with Kyle Brindza as their kickerprofootballtalk.com 16 hours agoThe third kicker the Bucs tried during the preseason is the one who will be on the roster for the start of the regular season. Per Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, the Bucs will go with Kyle Brindza as their kicker. The team traded to acquire Brindza from t…Share TweetDa'Quan Bowers, Chris Conte not on Bucs' projected 53-man rosterShare Tweet
Buccaneers' preseason finale meaningful for those on the bubbleESPN.com 20 hours agoBuccaneers' preseason finale meaningful for those on the bubbleShare Tweet
Jameis Winston Sits Out as Bucs Beat Dolphins 22-17nytimes.com Sep 3 (yesterday)Jameis Winston sat out and DeVante Parker played, which was the biggest news in the exhibition season finale Thursday between the Buccaneers and Dolphins, won by Tampa Bay, 22-17.Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Sep 3 (yesterday)We noted this week that it was likely, and now it has happened: Tim Jennings is a Tampa Bay Buccaneer. Jennings, the veteran cornerback who was cut by the Bears, signed with the Bucs today. The signing reunites Jennings with Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith…Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 1 (3 days ago)When the Tampa Bay Buccaneers invested in a virtual reality system to help train their players including rookie quarterback Jameis Winston, it made a lot of sense. This generation was raised on interactive games. They learned in a different way than jus…Share Tweet
Sterling Moore might have edge for Bucs at nickelbackESPN.com Sep 1 (4 days ago)Sterling Moore might have edge for Bucs at nickelbackShare Tweet
Akeem Spence to PUP as Bucs get to 75 playersThere wasn’t a chance that the Buccaneers would have defensive tackle Akeem Spence for the first week of the season after he was suspended by the league for violating the substance abuse policy. They won’t have him for at least the five weeks after that…Share Tweet
A Tim Jennings-Lovie Smith reunion looks likely in TampaTim Jennings played three seasons for Lovie Smith in Chicago, and now may be ready to play for Smith again. Jennings, the veteran cornerback who was cut by the Bears on Monday, is in Tampa Bay visiting the Buccaneers. The Bucs have announced the visit, …Share Tweet
Bucs save some money, cut punter Michael KoenenThe Buccaneers have proven themselves willing to move on from money spent by previous administrations, with the latest coming on special teams. According to Rick Stroud and Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times, the Buccaneers have released veteran punter M…Share Tweet
Dirk Koetter: Sprained ankle limiting Jameis WinstonAfter Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston limped off the field in the team’s second preseason game and didn’t return to the game, coach Lovie Smith said the decision to remove him from the game wasn’t made because of an injury. Winston was limping on …Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 31 (5 days ago)Monday was a busy day in the NFL for trades, even if none of them involved major players. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers traded tight end Tim Wright to the Detroit Lions to give them another pass-catching tight end. But isn't that what Eric Ebron, the 10th ov…Share Tweet
Lovie Smith: Offensive line play “unacceptable”The Buccaneers hope they have their quarterback for years to come in Jameis Winston and now they need to work on finding offensive linemen who can do more than help him up after taking a hit from an opposing defensive player. Winston has been sacked sev…Share TweetTim Wright’s well-traveled NFL career is taking another turn. The Buccaneers have traded Wright to the Lions, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports. In what has to be an NFL first, this is actually the second consecutive year that the Buccaneers have trad…Share Tweet
Of the rookie QBs, Marcus Mariota’s having the steadier preseasonTime will tell whether the Buccaneers made the right call going with Jameis Winston over Marcus Mariota, more so than preseason stats or the Sept. 13 regular season opener. But what the first two picks in this year’s draft have shown thus far is that wh…Share Tweet
Buccaneers drop 10, including seventh-rounder Joey Iosefaprofootballtalk.com Aug 30 (5 days ago)The Buccaneers have made their first moves on the way to 75 players and one of the guys jettisoned was part of their 2015 draft class. The team has waived seventh-round running back Joey Iosefa. Iosefa played tailback in college at Hawaii, but was moved…Share Tweet
Buccaneers not about to bench rookie offensive linemenESPN.com Aug 30 (5 days ago)Buccaneers not about to bench rookie offensive linemenShare Tweetnytimes.com Aug 29 (6 days ago)The Cleveland Browns were a tough matchup for Jameis Winston.Share Tweet
Not much precedent for notable August QB tradesWith the top two picks in the 2015 NFL Draft, Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota, immediately installed as starters for their respective teams, it’s easy to assume that there’s been outside interest in young quarterbacks already on those rosters, Mike Gl…Share Tweet
Mike Evans: I could play on hamstring, but no reason to risk itThe Buccaneers shut wide receiver Mike Evans down for the rest of the preseason this week because of the hamstring injury he suffered in last week’s game, but Evans isn’t showing much concern that the injury will impact him once the regular season gets …Share Tweet
Leslie Frazier is totally cool with his boss taking over his jobLovie Smith hasn’t said much about his himself, but Buccaneers defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier said he was fine with his head coach taking over defensive play-calling duties. Smith made the change this offseason, cutting the coordinator out of the …Share Tweet
Russell Shepard making most of opportunity for BucsESPN.com Aug 27Russell Shepard making most of opportunity for BucsShare Tweet
Week 1 of the NFL in 60 secondsSep 4NFL Insider Dan Graziano delivers a quick preview of week 1 in the NFL.
Buccaneers part ways with BowersSep 4Jarrett Bell breaks down why the Buccaneers decided to release DL Da'Quan Bowers and whether he can catch on with another team.
Bayless sold on Jameis WinstonAug 31Skip Bayless discusses Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston's athleticism and leadership, which he believes will help Winston have success in the NFL.
Winston struggling in preseasonAug 30Mark Dominik examines the cause of Jameis Winston's struggles in the preseason.
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Tom Brady hurting only himself with Deflategate defianceJul 30The more Tom Brady fights to clear his name, the more damage he's doing to his reputation, Jeffri Chadiha writes.
The MMQB MailbagJul 22Today is a good day for logic around the NFL. Because: • The Tennessee Titans on Tuesday signed the second pick in the draft, quarterback Marcus Mariota, meaning that five days before the first practice of the NFL preseason, all 32 first-round picks hav…