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Buccaneers Vs. Dolphins: What to Watch For
August 16th, 2014 at 11:43 AM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers make their home debut under Lovie Smith tonight, hosting the Miami Dolphins at Raymond James Stadium in Week 2 of the preseason. ***PHOTO1*** Both the Bucs and the Dolphins are coming off preseason Week 1 losses by identical scores. The Bucs lost 16-10 to the Jacksonville Jaguars while...

Buccaneers Close Out Training Camp; Play Host to Miami Dolphins in Week 2 of the Preseason
August 15th, 2014 at 11:49 AM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers closed out training camp on Thursday and will host the Miami Dolphins Saturday night at Raymond James Stadium in Week 2 of the preseason. ***PHOTO1*** Seeking to improve on last week’s loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars, the Bucs are approaching this weekend’s test armed with Dolphin-specific prep work....

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Square Off Against Jacksonville Jaguars in Preseason Opener
August 8th, 2014 at 6:04 PM
The wait is over. Football season has arrived as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers travel to Jacksonville to square off against the Jaguars at EverBank Field in the first of four preseason contests. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. ET. ***PHOTO1*** Wins and losses at this point are irrelevant as preseason games are...

Buccaneers to Debut Reflective Uniforms Friday Night in Jacksonville
August 8th, 2014 at 9:21 AM
In March, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers unveiled new uniforms with innovative design features, including a reflective chrome border around the numbers.  The Buccaneers’ flashy new uniforms debut tonight when the Bucs travel to Jacksonville to take on the Jaguars at EverBank Field. According to an article on Buccaneers.com, the reflective coating...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Vs. Philadelphia Eagles Preview
December 8th, 2012 at 7:44 PM
Week 14 Who: Tampa Bay Buccaneers (6-6) vs. Philadelphia Eagles (3-9) When: Sunday, 12/09 at 1 PM Where: Raymond James Stadium TV: FOX Radio: WFUS 103.5 FM/WDAE 620 AM DirecTV: 708 Sirius: 94 Last Meeting: These two once heated rivals last squared off in 2009 with the Eagles handing the Bucs a bad 33-14 loss in Week 5. Key...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Run Defense and Philadelphia Eagles’ RB Bryce Brown to Test Each Other
December 6th, 2012 at 8:46 PM
One would think that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers wouldn't have to worry about the running game of the Philadelphia Eagles, who will be without Michael Vick and probably LeSean McCoy on Sunday. Not so fast. Tampa Bay's league-best rush defense will still be tested in a big way thanks to a rookie...

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...

Old Veterans Ronde Barber and Peyton Manning Still Playing Great as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Prepare for the Denver Broncos
November 28th, 2012 at 5:27 PM
Ronde Barber and Peyton Manning have over three decades worth of seasons, two Super Bowl victories, and 16 Pro Bowl selections between the two of them. They've been so good for so long that both of them will be in the Hall of Fame someday (although Manning will undoubtedly get in...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Vs. Atlanta Falcons Preview
November 24th, 2012 at 10:00 AM
Week 12 Who: Tampa Bay Buccaneers (6-4) vs. Atlanta Falcons (9-1) When: Sunday, 11/25 at 1 PM Where: Raymond James Stadium TV: FOX (blacked out locally) Radio: WFUS 103.5 FM/ WDAE 620 AM DirecTV: 706 Sirius: 136 Last Meeting: This two teams ended the 2011 season with the Falcons handing the Bucs a good ol' fashion butt-whooping, 45-24....

Cornerback Eric Wright May Be Available for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Come Sunday
November 23rd, 2012 at 6:46 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers face the one of the NFL's most potent passing attacks on Sunday when the Atlanta Falcons and quarterback Matt Ryan come to town. Ryan, along with Roddy White, Julio Jones, and Tony Gonzalez, are averaging 292.9 passing yards per game this season. That does not bode well...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Next Two Games Will Make or Break Their Season
November 20th, 2012 at 10:00 AM
After last season's debacle, no one expected the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to have a winning record in 2012. In fact, many experts thought the Bucs would finish at the bottom of the NFC South behind the well-rounded Atlanta Falcons, high-powered New Orleans Saints, and the up-and-coming Carolina Panthers. Well, not only does...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Vs. Carolina Panthers Preview
November 17th, 2012 at 5:38 PM
Week 11 Who: Tampa Bay Buccaneers (5-4) vs. Carolina Panthers (2-7) When: Sunday, 11/18 at 1 PM Where: Bank of America Stadium TV: FOX Radio: WFUS 103.5 FM/ WDAE 620 AM DirecTV: 705 Sirius: 136 Last Meeting: These two division rivals met opening day with the Bucs earning a hard-fought 16-10 win. Running back Doug Martin rushed for...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Vs. Oakland Raiders Preview
November 3rd, 2012 at 7:01 PM
Week 9 Who: Tampa Bay Buccaneers (3-4) vs. Oakland Raiders (3-4) When: Sunday, 11/04 at 4:05 PM Where: O.co Coliseum TV: FOX Radio: WDAE 103.5 FM/ WFUS 620 AM DirecTV: 712 Sirius: 136 ***PHOTO1*** Last Meeting: The Bucs last played the Raiders in the season finale of the 2008 season. It was simple: win and the Bucs made...

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 Vs. New Orleans Saints Preview
October 20th, 2012 at 7:13 PM
Week 7 Who: Tampa Bay Buccaneers (2-3) vs. New Orleans Saints (1-4) When: Sunday, 10/21 at 1 PM Where: Raymond James Stadium TV: FOX Radio: WFUS 103.5 FM/WDAE 620 AM DirecTV: 708 Sirius: 136 Last Meeting: The Bucs fell to .500 when they lost 27-16 to the Saints in Week 9 last season. Josh Freeman threw for 281...

The New Orleans Saints’ Receivers Provide Tall Task for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Secondary
October 19th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
When All Pro quarterback Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints' top-rated passing attack stroll into Raymond James Stadium on Sunday, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will have tall task trying to slow him down. The task little becomes even taller when you factor in New Orleans' big receivers and the height advantage they have...

Jamon Meredith and E.J. Biggers to Start Against the Kansas City Chiefs
October 14th, 2012 at 12:21 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccnaeers made some changing to their starting lineup on both sides of the ball due to different reasons. On offense, tackle Jamon Meredith - not Jeremy Trueblood as many expected - will replace Ted Larsen at right guard. Meredith got first-team reps in practice this week and beat...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Vs. Kansas City Chiefs Preview
October 13th, 2012 at 2:27 PM
Week 6 Who: Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1-3) vs. Kansas City Chiefs (1-4) When: Sunday, 10/14 at 1 PM Where: Raymond James Stadium TV: CBS (blacked out locally) Radio: WFUS 103.5 FM/WDAE 620 AM DirecTV: 710 Sirius: 94 Last Meeting: These two teams last met in 2008, and the Chiefs were up 24-3 at one point in the first...

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 Suffer Another Black Out
October 11th, 2012 at 7:20 PM
In news that really shouldn't surprise anybody in the Tampa Bay area anymore (which is really sad), this Sunday's game between the Buccaneers and the Chiefs will be blacked out to the local market. Despite the Bucs taking advantage of the new 85 percent attendance rule this season and being competitive...