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Tampa Bay Buccaneers Aiming to Go from Worst to First in NFC South
July 24th, 2014 at 5:58 PM
On the eve of the start of training camp, hopes are high around One Buc Place that this year’s Tampa Bay Buccaneers can go from worst to first in the always competitive NFC South. ***PHOTO1*** New Buccaneers general manager Jason Licht, who helped build Super Bowl teams in New England, Philadelphia and...

Start of Training Camp ‘An Exciting Time,’ Says Buccaneers Head Coach Lovie Smith
July 23rd, 2014 at 4:29 PM
Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Lovie Smith joined the Mike and Mike show on ESPN Radio July 23, the day before veterans are scheduled to report and 48 hours away from the start of training camp to share his views ahead of the 2014 season. ***PHOTO1*** The defensive-minded Smith is looking for...

Vincent Jackson Expects Fast-Paced Offense Under New Coordinator Jeff Tedford
July 17th, 2014 at 3:33 PM
Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Vincent Jackson joined Justin Pawlowski and Jim Lightall on Fan Interferenace on 98.7 The Fan, a CBS Sports Radio station in Tampa, July 17 to discuss the upcoming season. ***PHOTO1*** With training camp just a week away, Jackson expressed optimism about the team’s prospects and reports that...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Rookie Mike Evans Working Out with Brandon Marshall
July 11th, 2014 at 11:10 AM
By Michael Compton Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ first-round draft pick Mike Evans, a wide receiver out of Texas A&M, is preparing for training camp by working out in Miami, Fla., with a group of players that includes Chicago Bears receiver Brandon Marshall. “Physically, I'm not in tip-top shape. I'm getting back into my...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers GM Mark Dominik Declares Attempts to Trade Players During Prank Phone Call
March 12th, 2013 at 2:45 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Buffalo Bills have been the talk of the NFL today after Deadspin.com released audio from a secretly (and illegally) recorded conversation between general managers Mark Dominik and Buddy Nix. Both clubs are investigating the matter with NFL security because the call was supposedly set up by...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Trying to Trade WR Arrelious Benn, but Can They?
March 11th, 2013 at 7:45 PM
On a day in which the Vikings traded Percy Harvin to the Seahawks and the Ravens dealt Anquan Boldin to their Super Bowl foe, word broke that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are looking to unload a wide receiver of their own. Jason La Canfora from CBSSports.com tweeted earlier today that the...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers 2013 Free Agency Preview: Wide Receivers
March 4th, 2013 at 10:16 PM
WR Position Overview It's been the weak point on offense for many years, but the wide receiver position is actually now a strength for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Last year, the Bucs went out and spent a ton of money on Vincent Jackson, who made the Pro Bowl in his first...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Seeking Long-Term Deal for WR Mike Williams
January 29th, 2013 at 7:51 PM
Mike Williams wasn't the first wide receiver selected by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the 2010 NFL Draft, but he's certainly been the best. And now Williams is about to be rewarded for his solid play on the field over the past three season. The Bucs are looking to extended Williams,...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Will Have Another Pro Bowler
January 14th, 2013 at 6:13 PM
When the Pro Bowl rosters were announced a few weeks ago, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers only had one player named to the NFC team. Well, now that the Atlanta Falcons and San Francisco 49ers have made the NFC Championship game, we know that defensive tackle Gerald McCoy will be joined by...

Report: Arrelious Benn to Injured Reserve, Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sign Replacement
November 22nd, 2012 at 1:44 AM
It looks as though Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Arrelious Benn is about to end his season on injured reserve for the third time in as many years. Per a report by USA Today's Mike Garafolo, Benn's knee and shoulder injuries, which kept him out of practice on Wednesday, are expected...

Monday Musings: 5 Thoughts on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Win Over the Carolina Panthers
November 19th, 2012 at 9:19 PM
1. After each having a terrible turnover that led to points and nearly cost Tampa Bay the victory, it was nice to see quarterback Josh Freeman and running back Doug Martin bounce back late in game when the team needed them the most. While up 10-0, Freeman threw a horrible...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Could Have a Few Offensive Pro Bowlers
November 7th, 2012 at 9:30 AM
With the sudden outburst of points being scored as of late, it's not crazy to think that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers could have several Pro Bowlers on the offensive side of the ball. Let's start at quarterback where Josh Freeman certainly deserves to be in the conversation. The way Buccaneers 101...

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...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Change Punt Returners Again, Cut Jordan Shipley and Sign Roscoe Parrish
September 25th, 2012 at 9:59 PM
Last week, wide receiver Jordan Shipley was re-signed by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to take over the punt return duties for the ineffective Preston Parker. It didn't take long for Shipley to let the job go right through his hands, literally. After muffing a punt against Dallas that led to the Cowboys...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Revamp Receiving Corps
September 20th, 2012 at 8:43 PM
Yesterday, they added wide receiver Jordan Shipley to the active roster. Today, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers continued to revamp their receiving corps by signing two more players - one a familiar face and the other a newcomer. The Bucs brought back receiver Tiquan Underwood and re-signed him to the team after letting...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Bring Back WR Jordan Shipley
September 18th, 2012 at 1:10 PM
One month ago, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers were the only team to put a waiver claim in on wide receiver Jordan Shipley in hopes that he would be able to contribute to the team at some point this season or next. Well, the Bucs couldn't find any room for the former...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Add Eight Players to Practice Squad
September 3rd, 2012 at 9:58 PM
While the Tampa Bay Buccaneers continue to adjust and change the bottom of their active roster, the team has announced the eight men they signed to their practice squad: LB Jacob Cutera TE Drake Dunsmore WR Dale Moss WR Bert Reed LB J.K. Schaffer OT Bradley Sowell QB Adam Weber DE Markus White ***PHOTO1*** It is interesting that the Bucs...

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 Awarded WR Jordan Shipley Off Waivers
August 20th, 2012 at 5:04 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were awarded wide receiver Jordan Shipley off waivers Monday afternoon. A third-round pick in 2010, Shipley was released by the Cincinnati Bengals on Friday. Last season, Shipley tore his ACL and didn't seem to be 100 percent in the Bengals' first two preseason games this year; catching...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Vs. Tennessee Titans: What to Watch For
August 17th, 2012 at 10:00 AM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers look to build off the success of their 20-7 win against the Miami Dolphins when they take the field against the Tennessee Titans in their preseason home opener on Friday night. Here is what Buccaneers101.com is looking forward to seeing when the Bucs and Titans square off...