This is the January 7, 2013 news archive. View today's Buccaneers rumors and news.
Largely ignored for the first week of the 2013 hiring cycle, former Raiders and Buccaneers coach Jon Gruden seems to be doing his damnedest to create a market where none apparently exists. Via John Clark of NBC10 in Philly, former in-booth partner Ron J…
Season wrapup, offseason preview on 10 NewsUpdated Jan 7 Share TweetHere's the unedited version from the season wrapup segment I did with Chris Fischer on 10 News. The orginal segment aired Sunday night. Among the topics covered: Josh Freeman's future, Eric Wright's situation and the Bucs' 2013 playoff hopes.Source: tampabay.comShare TweetLet’s see if we understand this one. Mark Sanchez, the fifth overall pick in the 2009 draft, already has received a second contract. Josh Freeman, taken in the teens that year, hasn’t. And Freeman, at least for the coming season, won’t. AccordingSource: profootballtalk.com
NFL mailbag -- Carryover rules impact cap strategyJan 7The new carryover rule changes the way teams handle the salary cap. Plus: reader questions.
2013 NFL draft -- Zach Ertz of Stanford Cardinal enters NFL draftJan 7Stanford's offense will be without one if its premier playmakers after tight end Zach Ertz announced Monday he'll enter the 2013 NFL draft.
Peter King: RGIII injury closes the curtain on ugly Wild-Card WeekendJan 7Before we examine the final Ray Day in Baltimore and the Shanahan-RGIII race to blame in Washington (and elsewhere) and what in the world got into Chip Kelly, this observation about Wild-Card Weekend: That was some lousy football. It got me to thinking …