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Bucs activate Charles Simsprofootballtalk.com Updated 1 hour agoThe Buccaneers are getting running back Charles Sims back on the field in time for a push to the playoffs. Tampa Bay is activating Sims from the injured reserve list to the active roster, according to Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times. Sims played in th…Share Tweet
Bucs planning bigger role for Jacquizz Rodgersprofootballtalk.com Dec 8 (2 days ago)Buccaneers running back Doug Martin was limited in last Sunday’s win over the Chargers after getting “bent back” in the second half of the game, but all seems to be well physically now as Martin does not make an appearance on the team’s injury report fo…Share Tweet
Jameis Winston campaigns for Mike Evans, Cameron Brateprofootballtalk.com Dec 7 (3 days ago)The election happened nearly a month ago, but the effort to harvest votes hasn’t. Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston has opted to lobby for a pair of his teammates in the Pro Bowl voting process. “[I]f Cam Brate and Mike Evans don’t be on your Pro Bo…Share Tweet
Report: Gholston dealing with ankle sprainBuccaneers defensive end William Gholston is dealing with an ankle sprain, and his status for Sunday’s game vs. the Saints is uncertain, ESPN.com reported Tuesday. The report said Gholston left last Sunday’s game at San Diego on crutches and with a prot…Share Tweet
Bucs promote Josh Huff from practice squadThe Buccaneers gave Josh Huff a second chance, and it didn’t take them long to give him a chance to realize it. The Bucs promoted the former Eagles wide receiver from the practice squad to fill the spot created by veteran wideout Cecil Shorts on injured…Share Tweet
Mike McCoy on job security: I’m worried about CarolinaThe Chargers lost their seventh game of the season last Sunday when the Buccaneers came back from being down 21-17 entering the fourth quarter for a 28-21 win. It’s the fifth time this season that San Diego has let a lead slip away in the fourth quarter…Share Tweetbuccaneersgab.com Dec 5 (5 days ago)Like it or not, next month Donald Trump will be the new President of the United States, and one thing that can’t be denied is it’s going to be an interesting four years in our country. There’s been plenty of fun poked at the President elect, and one sit…Share Tweet
Bears claim Johnthan BanksThe Bears claimed cornerback Johnthan Banks via waivers on Monday. The Lions waived Banks over the weekend. A second-round pick of the Buccaneers in 2013, Banks was traded by the Bucs to the Lions in early November. Banks, 27, had played in two games fo…Share TweetThings are going pretty well for the Buccaneers at the moment. Less so, for one of their wide receivers. Veteran wideout Cecil Shorts blew out his knee in yesterday’s win over the Chargers. According to Britt McHenry of ESPN, Shorts suffered a torn ACL,…Share TweetIf the playoffs started today, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers would be in. How many people saw that coming? With yesterday’s win over the Chargers, the Bucs now have a 7-5 record and a half-game lead over Washington in the wild card race. Tampa Bay also has a…Share Tweet
Doug Martin says he’s fine, but Bucs offense took some injury hitsThe Buccaneers closed out Sunday’s 28-21 win over the Chargers with running back Doug Martin on the bench, but it doesn’t look like the veteran is going to be out for another extended period. Martin, who missed six games with a hamstring injury this yea…Share Tweet
Tampa-Dallas moves to prime time in Week 15The NFL needs more Cowboy. And it’s getting it. The league has flexed the Week 15 game between Tampa Bay and Dallas to Sunday Night Football, pitting the 7-5 Buccaneers against the 11-1 Cowboys. The Cowboys could have the NFC East wrapped up by then, bu…Share Tweetbuccaneersgab.com Dec 4 (6 days ago)Jameis Winston threw a go-ahead, 12-yard touchdown pass to Cameron Brate midway through the fourth quarter and Keith Tandy intercepted Philip Rivers in the end zone with 2:56 left to give the Buccaneers their fourth straight victory, 28-21 victory again…Share Tweet
The Cowboys are going to the playoffsThis year’s playoff field has its first entrant. The Cowboys didn’t play on Sunday, but they have booked a ticket to the postseason. Their win over the Vikings on Thursday night gave them routes into the playoffs with losses by either the Buccaneers or …Share TweetThe Buccaneers dominated the fourth quarter Sunday and scored an important victory over the Chargers, 28-21. After trailing 14-10 at halftime, the Buccaneers took their first lead on a Lavonte David interception return in the third quarter, then scored …Share Tweetyahoo.com Dec 4 (6 days ago)At 3-5, following a blowout loss to the Atlanta Falcons, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers looked practically finished. Now, they’re looking like a potential playoff team. The Buccaneers got their fourth straight victory Sunday, a 28-21 road win over the San Die…Share TweetChargers running back Melvin Gordon keeps scoring touchdowns. Gordon’s 10th rushing touchdown of the season early in the second quarter Sunday gave the Chargers a 14-7 lead on the Buccaneers. That remains the score at halftime after rookie kicker Robert…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Dec 3Bucs center Joe Hawley “thinks” Seahawks defensive lineman Jarran Reed spat in Hawley’s face last Sunday. Reed denies that he supplied any saliva. “First of all, we play in between the lines,” Reed said, via Curtis Crabtree of KJR (and PFT). “You can go…Share Tweet
Seahawks were first team to challenge on a penalty in the end zoneprofootballtalk.com Dec 3When Seahawks coach Pete Carroll threw his challenge flag on Sunday in Tampa Bay, wanting the officials to rule the a Buccaneers holding penalty had taken place in the end zone rather than the field of play, you may have said, “I didn’t think a coach co…Share Tweetyahoo.com Dec 2If you were in a Portland-area Buffalo Wild Wings last Sunday afternoon, you probably noticed a man in sunglasses and a hoodie who seemed a little too into the Seattle Seahawks’ loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. It was All-Pro safety Earl Thomas. Thomas…Share Tweetyahoo.com Dec 2This week might not be the best for compelling matchups, but there will be a good one in Atlanta. The Atlanta Falcons are one game ahead of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the NFC South. The Kansas City Chiefs’ dramatic overtime win over the Denver Broncos …Share Tweet
Bucs say communication has been key to dramatic defensive turnaroundESPN.com Dec 2Bucs say communication has been key to dramatic defensive turnaroundShare Tweet
Jameis: 'I have to get better'Jul 28Jameis Winston talks with Josina Anderson about his goals for training camp and if there's any difference in the offense with Dirk Koetter as the head coach.
Winston faces many sophomore season challengesJul 28Louis Riddick, along with Tim and Matt Hasselbeck, examine how Jameis Winston's relationship with Dirk Koetter will change now that he's the head coach and in what areas Winston needs to grow.
Jalen & Jacoby: Jameis Winston gets into football shape (finally)...Jul 20Jalen Rose and David Jacoby talk about Jameis Winston's recent weight loss and wonder why it's a story in the first place; shouldn't he have been in shape this whole time? He's a professional athlete after all.
Winston working out with Michael Jordan's former trainerJul 19Jim Trotter explains how working with Michael Jordan's former trainer has help change Jameis Winston's body composition.