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Dominik confident Revis will be ready for Week One and never ho…

Dominik confident Revis will be ready for Week One and never hold out

On Monday, cornerback Darrelle Revis officially became a member of the Buccaneers. The man who pulled off the biggest acquisition of a veteran player since Peyton Manning was cut by the Colts and signed by the Broncos joined Pro Football Talk to discuss…
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  • Bucs restructure Cody Grimm's contract

    Bucs restructure Cody Grimm's contract

    ESPN.com Apr 22, 2013
    Tampa Bay Buccaneers safety Cody Grimm recently took a cut in pay, presumably to keep his spot on the roster as the Bucs have rebuilt their secondary. Grimm, who started nine games as a rookie in 2010 but has started only three games since then, took a …
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  • Bucs could trade LeGarrette Blount during draft

    Bucs could trade LeGarrette Blount during draft

    profootballtalk.com Apr 22, 2013
    We noted a month ago that the Buccaneers were trying to trade running back LeGarrette Blount. Nothing has happened on that front, but that could change this week. Stephen Holder of the Tampa Bay Times reports that Blount is still in play in a potential …
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  • Ranking the needs: Quarterbacks

    Ranking the needs: Quarterbacks

    ESPN.com Apr 22, 2013
    We continue our pre-draft rankings of position-group needs with the quarterbacks. Remember, the earlier the ranking, the greater the need. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Josh Freeman is entering a “prove-it" season. What if he starts off poorly? I can’t see th
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  • NFC South afternoon update

    NFC South afternoon update

    ESPN.com Apr 22, 2013
    Darrelle Revis and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have been dominating the news, but let's take a quick spin through some odds and ends from around the rest of the division: ATLANTA FALCONS In his latest mock draft, D. Orlando Ledbetter has the Falcons taking…
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  • Live from One Buccaneer Place

    Live from One Buccaneer Place

    ESPN.com Apr 22, 2013
    TAMPA, Fla. -- I’m out at One Buccaneer Place, where nothing looks ordinary. The parking lot is filling up with television trucks and several New York reporters have arrived. That’s the power of Darrelle Revis, the cornerback the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
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  • Ranking the needs: Tight ends

    Ranking the needs: Tight ends

    ESPN.com Apr 22, 2013
    With the NFL draft approaching, I’m going to kick off a series in which I rank the team needs at each position group. We’ll start with the tight ends. The earlier the ranking, the greater the need. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: If the season started today, th
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  • Video - Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Darrelle Revis throws the first pitch at Tampa Bay Rays game 00:30

    Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Darrelle Revis throws the first pitch at Tampa Bay Rays game

    Apr 22
    Tampa Bay Buccaneers CB Darrelle Revis is making himself at home in Florida. Revis threw the first pitch at Monday's Tampa Bay Rays game against the New York Yankees.
  • Video - Darrelle Revis: 'New Chapter For Both Of Us' 02:22

    Darrelle Revis: 'New Chapter For Both Of Us'

    Apr 22
    Sal Paolantonio sits down with CB Darrelle Revis to talk about the Jets trading him to the Buccaneers.
  • Video - Revis Working Hard To Return 00:45

    Revis Working Hard To Return

    Apr 22
    CB Darrelle Revis discusses his rehab from injury and the trade that sent him from the Jets to the Tampa Bay Bucs.
  • Video - South Revis Island 04:23

    South Revis Island

    Apr 22
    Jeff Darlington has the latest on the trade that sent Darrelle Revis from the Jets to the Buccaneers.

Sports Columnists

  • Seattle Seahawks to extend Kam Chancellor -- source

    Apr 22
    The Seattle Seahawks have reached an agreement with safety Kam Chancellor on a five-year, $35 million contract extension that has $17 million in guarantees, a source said.
  • Kam Chancellor signs contract extension with Seattle Seahawks

    Apr 22
    The Seattle Seahawks have signed star safety Kam Chancellor to a multiyear contract extension.
  • Peter King: Inside how the Revis trade to Tampa Bay finally went down

    Apr 22
    By Sunday morning, the Bucs and Jets had worked out the trade details for Darrelle Revis -- Tampa Bay's first-round pick in this draft and likely a third-rounder next year to New York. The Bucs had a contract done with Revis -- six years, $96 million, n…