Category: ‘Game Previews’

Lovie Smith Pleased with Performance of Defensive End Da’Quan Bowers in Training Camp
August 1st, 2014 at 2:07 PM
Defensive end Da’Quan Bowers has made a favorable impression on Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ head coach Lovie Smith through the first week of training camp. ***PHOTO1*** Drafted in the second round (51st overall pick) of the 2011 NFL Draft, Bowers has been hampered by injuries and hasn’t quite lived up to expectations. Smith...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Looking to Fix Troubles Along the Defensive Line
August 2nd, 2012 at 11:51 PM
To say that the Tampa Buccaneers have invested heavily in the defensive line in the past few seasons is an understatement. The Bucs spent two first- and second-round selections on defensive tackles (Gerald McCoy and Brian Price) and ends (Adrian Clayborn and Da'Quan Bowers) in 2010 and 2011. But Tampa Bay's...

Rookie DE Da’Quan Bowers in Line to Make First NFL Start
November 23rd, 2011 at 7:06 PM
A groin injury to left defensive end Michael Bennett (pictured below) has caused a chain of moves along the defensive line for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. With Bennett’s status in doubt for this Sunday, the Bucs signed defensive end Daniel Te’o-Nesheim, who came over from the Philadelphia Eagles’ practice squad,...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sign Adrian Clayborn and Da’Quan Bowers
July 27th, 2011 at 8:47 AM
Tampa Bay Buccaneers General Manager Mark Dominik has been a busy man since free agency started. While the team has not pursued many outside unrestricted free agents, Dominik has wasted no time getting his rookies under contract. On Wednesday, the Bucs announced the signings of rookie defensive ends Adrian Clayborn...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sign Mason Foster and Daniel Hardy
July 26th, 2011 at 8:33 AM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers front office was hard at work the day after the new Collective Bargaining Agreement was agreed upon and signed a pair of rookies on Tuesday. During a press conference General Manager Mark Dominik announced that linebacker Mason Foster and tight end Daniel Hardy were each signed...