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Tampa Bay Buccaneers not Showing Much Interest in Bringing Roy Miller Back
February 11th, 2013 at 12:27 PM
With free agency looming, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are no doubt looking for players that can help them improve upon their 7-9 season last year. And while the Bucs may be looking for another weapon or two on offense, it's the defensive side of the ball that needs the most...

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...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Part Ways with Another Assistant Coach
January 16th, 2013 at 9:21 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers had the NFL's best rush defense in 2012. But that doesn't mean they played great defense. In fact, there were plenty of things wrong with Tampa Bay's defense last season. One of those was the pass rush, or lack thereof. The Bucs had just 27 sacks last...

Gerald McCoy Gets Deserving Pro Bowl Nod, Ronde Barber Gets Snubbed
December 26th, 2012 at 10:41 PM
It's not always about numbers. Sometimes, a player can't be judged simply by what's on the stat sheet. Instead, it's their hard work and excellence on the field that tells the story. That's the case with Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy, who was selected to the 2013 Pro Bowl as...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Add a Defensive Tackle, Waive DE Markus White
November 17th, 2012 at 4:57 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers made a change along their defensive line on Saturday by waiving defense end Markus White and signing defensive tackle Matthew Masifilo to the 53-man roster. Masifilo comes to Tampa Bay from the San Francisco 49ers' practice squad. Masifilo entered the league as an undrafted free agent from Stanford, where...

Roster Shuffling Continues for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
September 1st, 2012 at 6:59 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers got down to the 53-man roster limit on Friday night, but it was easy to see that roster they trimmed down to would not be the team that took the field next Sunday against the Carolina Panthers. On Saturday, head coach Greg Schiano that the roster would...

Reports: Tampa Bay Buccaneers Cut Amobe Okoye, Cody Grimm, and Keith Tandy
August 31st, 2012 at 11:26 AM
The cuts keep coming from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and some surprising moves have been made. According to multiple reports, the Bucs have released defensive tackle Amobe Okoye, safety Cody Grimm, and safety Keith Tandy, who was a 2012 sixth-round draft pick out of West Virginia. Okoye signed a one-year deal with...

Report: Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Davin Joseph to Land on Injured Reserve with Knee Injury
August 24th, 2012 at 11:34 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers earned an impressive 30-28 victory over the New England Patriots on Friday night, but it came at a big price. Pro Bowl guard Davin Joseph suffered a knee injury in the second quarter and had to be carted off the field. It looks as though the injury is season-ending...

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...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Trade DT Brian Price and Cut WR Dez Briscoe on the Eve of Training Camp
July 26th, 2012 at 8:10 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will take to the practice fields tomorrow and start their training camp. However, they will be without two young men that played for the team the past two seasons. On Thursday, the Bucs traded defensive tackle Brian Price to the Chicago Bears for an undisclosed 2013 draft...

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers Will Have Three Defensive Players on the PUP List to Start Training Camp
July 24th, 2012 at 12:54 PM
Training camp starts this week and players take the field on Friday. However, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will be without a few key members on the defensive side of the ball for the duration of training camp and possibly the beginning of the regular season. ***PHOTO1*** Defensive end Da'Quan Bowers, defensive tackle...

Buccaneers101.com’s Top 25 Buccaneers of All-Time: Number 4 – Warren Sapp
July 18th, 2012 at 10:00 AM
4. Defensive Tackle Warren Sapp: Played for the Buccaneers from 1995 to 2003. Big, bad, and as brash as they come, Sapp was the anchor and voice of the Bucs' defense during his nine seasons in Tampa Bay. He is second on the team's all-time sack list, and one of...

Is Tampa Bay Buccaneers DT Brian Price on the Trading Block?
June 22nd, 2012 at 10:15 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have shown this offseason that they will not hesitate to pull the trigger on getting rid of someone that they don't see fit for the organization. Raheem Morris and his staff was fired. Safety Tanard Jackson was released. Tight end Kellen Winslow was traded. Could defensive tackle...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Thin at Defensive Tackle During First Day of Minicamp
June 12th, 2012 at 4:29 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers suddenly look thin at a position that they have had injury problems with over the past few seasons. Absent from practice at the first day of the Buccaneers' three-day minicamp was defensive tackles Brian Price and Amobe Okoye. Head coach Greg Schiano told the media on Tuesday...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sign First-Rounder Doug Martin, Add Two Defensive Lineman
June 4th, 2012 at 10:47 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have been working hard to get all of their 2012 Draft class under contract and now have just one player - No. 7 overall pick safety Mark Barron - that remains unsigned. That's because on Monday the Buccaneers announced that they inked running back Doug Martin...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Ink Amobi Okoye to Bolster Defensive Line
April 8th, 2012 at 12:02 AM
Just when you though the Tampa Bay Buccaneers were done making moves in the free agent market, news of another addition comes to light. According to multiple sources, the Bucs have come to terms on a one-year contract with defensive tackle Amobi Okoye. Okoye, who played in Chicago in 2011, is only...

2012 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Free Agency Preview: Defensive Tackles
February 29th, 2012 at 9:30 AM
Defensive tackle is a position in which the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have invested a lot of time, patience, and money. Over the past three drafts, the team has invested three top three round picks on the position. Although the trio of Roy Miller, Gerald McCoy, and Brian Price has yet to...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Release DT Albert Haynesworth
February 15th, 2012 at 1:17 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers didn’t give Albert Haynesworth a whole lot of time to reestablish himself as a dominant interior lineman. He will now try to do that while wearing another uniform – again. The Bucs announced on Twitter this afternoon that they have released Haynesworth. The Bucs have released DT Albert Haynesworth, who started...

Pewter Points: the Latest Tidbits on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
December 30th, 2011 at 10:00 AM
What Will Tampa Bay Do With First Round Pick? Picking in the Top 5 of the NFL Draft is not something teams look forward to. It means things didn’t go their way the previous season. Well, that is exactly where the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are headed after a particularly disappointing year in 2011. While...

More D-Line Changes: Tampa Bay Buccaneers Waive DT Frank Okam; Sign DE Daniel Te’o-Nesheim
November 22nd, 2011 at 6:54 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers decided they weren’t happy with the results they were getting from the defensive line so they decided to shake things up a bit. Gone is mammoth defensive tackle Frank Okam and taking his place on the roster is defensive end Daniel Te’o-Nesheim, who was signed off...