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Tampa Bay Buccaneers Vs. Denver Broncos Preview
December 1st, 2012 at 7:16 PM
Week 13 Who: Tampa Bay Buccaneers (6-5) vs. Denver Broncos (8-3) When: Sunday, 12/02 at 4:05 PM Where: Sports Authority Field at Mile High TV: FOX Radio: WFUS 103.5 FM/WDAE 620 AM DirecTV: 713 Sirius: 136 Last Meeting: These two teams met in 2008 in Week 5 with the Broncos handing the Bucs a 16-13 loss. Key Matchup on...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Vs. Minnesota Vikings Preview
October 25th, 2012 at 12:12 AM
Week 8 Who: Tampa Bay Buccaneers (2-4) at Minnesota Vikings (5-2) When: Thursday, 10/25 at 8:20 PM Where: Mall of America Field TV: NFL Network Radio: WFUS 103.5 FM/ WDAE 620 AM Sirius: 92 Last Meeting: The Bucs met the Vikings in Week 2 last season and found themselves down 17-0 at halftime while on the road....

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Will Start Jeremy Trueblood at Right Guard Against the Kansas City Chiefs
October 12th, 2012 at 10:25 PM
With more than a week of build up and mystery surrounding the decision, it appears as though Tampa Bay Buccaneers have decided on who will start at right guard when the team takes on the Kansas City Chiefs this Sunday. Drum roll please... it's Jeremy Trueblood. As first reported by the Tampa...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Bench Right Tackle Jeremy Trueblood
September 18th, 2012 at 6:50 PM
Last week, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers had to insert Demar Dotson into the starting lineup at right tackle in place of the Jeremy Trueblood, who was nursing an ankle injury. Either Dotson played extremely well in the eyes of his coaches or Trueblood is still too injuried to play, because the...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Vs. New England Patriots: What to Watch For
August 23rd, 2012 at 4:16 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers take the field Friday night against the New England Patriots in the third preseason game for both teams. The Bucs are currently 1-1 this preseason and are coming off a 30-7 loss to the Tennessee Titans last week. Here is what Buccaneers101.com is looking forward to seeing on...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ LT Donald Penn Happy to Be Back at Practice
August 20th, 2012 at 3:56 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers' most high-profiled unit - the offensive line - struggled greatly last Friday night against the Tennessee Titans. There is reason for hope after their poor performance though. That's because left tackle Donald Penn, a Pro Bowl selection in 2010, rejoined his teammates on the practice field...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ RT Jeremy Trueblood Takes Pay Cut to Remain with Team
August 3rd, 2012 at 7:04 PM
Last offseason, Tampa Bay Buccaneers general manager Mark Dominik caught some flack for re-signing right tackle Jeremy Trueblood to a two-year deal. After all, Trueblood has struggled during his time with the Bucs and his play was underwhelming in 2010. But it was said that Pro Bowl guard Davin Joseph refused...

Buccaneers101.com’s Top 25 Buccaneers of All-Time: Number 9 – Paul Gruber
July 5th, 2012 at 10:47 PM
9. Offensive Tackle Paul Gruber: Played for the Buccaneers from 1988 to 1999. Gruber started every game that he ever appeared in for the Bucs and once owned the franchise record for both categories. He recently became just the fourth member of the Bucs' Ring of Honor and will be officially inducted into...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Announce Re-signing of Ronde Barber, Demar Dotson
March 28th, 2012 at 6:10 PM
After blowing the doors off of free agency in the first two days of the signing period, things have been quiet at One Buc Place. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers continued their quiet yet deliberate pace Wednesday when the re-signing of veteran cornerback Ronde Barber was made official. The one-year deal will...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Continue to Overhaul Roster, Sign Tackle Jamon Meredith
March 22nd, 2012 at 4:10 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers made a few roster moves on Thursday in order to improve their offensive line and clear some cap space. The Bucs cut two of their defensive ends, Tim Crowder and Nick Reed. The team also officially announced the signing of tackle Jamon Meredith. Crowder, who originally entered the league as a second-round pick with the Denver Broncos, spent the past three seasons with the Bucs. He started 13 games at...

Offensive Line Overhaul Leads to Impressive Upgrades for Tampa Bay Buccaneers
March 15th, 2012 at 9:30 AM
The ten-game losing skid that concluded the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 2011 season offered many a problem area for the organization to address in the offseason. The media and fans alike were quick to mention the porous secondary and the lack of separation by the receiving corps. Others noted the inconsistency...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers 2012 Free Agency Preview: Tackles
February 28th, 2012 at 10:55 PM
OT Position Overview: The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have one of their two offensive tackles spots covered. On the left side, they have Pro Bowler Donald Penn locked up for the next several years. Penn played great at the beginning of last season, but once the Bucs started to slide so did...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Top 5 Biggest Offseason Needs
February 3rd, 2012 at 10:00 AM
10 straight losses to end the 2011 season exposed the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ weaknesses. The roster has a lot of holes that need to be filled by new head coach Greg Schiano and his staff (whenever he hires it). With free agency fast approaching and the NFL Draft not too far...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Vs. Green Bay Packers Preview
November 19th, 2011 at 10:30 AM
Week 11 Who: Tampa Bay Buccaneers (4-5) vs. Green Bay Packers (9-0) When: Sunday, 11/20 at 1 PM Where: Lambeau Field TV: FOX Radio: WFUS 103.5 FM, WDAE 620 AM DirecTV: 711 Sirius: 136 ***PHOTO1***  Last Meeting: In 2009, the Buccaneers hosted the Packers in Week 9. In that game, quarterback Josh Freeman made his first NFL start and...

Pewter Points: the Latest Tidbits on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
November 11th, 2011 at 9:30 AM
Claiming Haynesworth A Good Move? A few years after courting defensive tackle Albert Haynesworth in free agency, the Buccaneers finally got their man – at least what’s left of him. Back in 2009, the Bucs tried to lure Haynesworth down to sunny Florida with a contract offer reportedly close to $120...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Vs. Minnesota Vikings Preview
September 17th, 2011 at 8:00 AM
Week 2 Who: Tampa Bay Buccaneers (0-1) at Minnesota Vikings (0-1) When: Sunday, 9/18 at 1:00 PM Where: Mall of America Field TV: FOX Radio: WFUS 103.5 FM/ WDAE 620 AM DirecTV: 710 Sirius: 104 ***PHOTO1***  Last Meeting: In 2008, the Vikings came into Raymond James Stadium in Week 11 and lost to the Bucs 19-13. Key Matchup On Offense: LT Donald...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Signings Erase Question Marks at O-line, Punter
July 29th, 2011 at 9:01 AM
***PHOTO1*** Three days into an abbreviated training camp and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have already managed to check off a couple of vital items of importance. Tampa Bay held on to three members of an offensive line that allowed the tenth-fewest sacks in the league a season ago. Staying in the...