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Tampa Bay Buccaneers to Induct Derrick Brooks into the Ring of Honor
September 13th, 2014 at 9:33 AM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will induct 2014 first-ballot Hall of Fame linebacker Derrick Brooks into the club’s Ring of Honor during halftime of Sunday’s home game against the St. Louis Rams. The team will also formally retire No. 55 in honor of Brooks’ contributions to the franchise. Brooks will be the...

Derrick Brooks Acknowledges Martin Gramatica in Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Speech
August 3rd, 2014 at 12:58 PM
Derrick Brooks unveiled his bronze bust during the Pro Football Hall of Fame enshrinement ceremony in Canton, Ohio, Saturday night, rightfully taking his place among the NFL’s all-time greats. During his 24-minute speech, Brooks thanked 67 people by name for helping make him a Hall of Famer. ***PHOTO1*** Numbered among the individuals...

Buccaneer Legend Derrick Brooks Joins NFL’s Best in Pro Football Hall of Fame
August 2nd, 2014 at 1:33 PM
Tampa Bay Buccaneers legend Derrick Brooks will be enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame tonight in Canton, Ohio, rightfully taking his place among the game’s immortals. ***PHOTO1*** It’s the second consecutive year that the Pro Football Hall of Fame will welcome a former Buccaneer, following Warren Sapp’s induction last year. "I'm...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers to Hold Night Practice at Raymond James Stadium
July 30th, 2014 at 9:35 AM
Fans of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers can catch the first live action of the season at Raymond James Stadium Friday, Aug. 1, as the team will hold its annual night practice from 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. ***PHOTO1*** Always popular with the fans, the night practice is expected to feature special drills, one-on-one battles...

Warren Sapp Becomes Second Buccaneer to Be Inducted into the Hall of Fame
February 2nd, 2013 at 9:09 PM
Since joining the NFL in 1976, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have only had one player elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. That man is legendary defensive end Lee Roy Selmon, but he's not the lone Buc in Canton anymore. That's because the great Warren Sapp received enough votes on...