Tagged: ‘Matt Ryan’

Defining Jameis Winston’s Year 3 challenge
July 29th, 2017 at 9:27 AM
***PHOTO1*** TAMPA â?? Jameis Winston is about goose bumps, not speed bumps. He's not slowing down for anyone. The charismatic quarterback of the Bucs refuses to quit on a play. He's always thinking touchdown over check down. Related News/Archive It has served him well in his first two...

Will Jameis Winston be a top 10 NFL player?
June 27th, 2017 at 4:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images The NFL Top 100 Players of 2017 list finished last night, with a top ten that featured three quarterbacks: Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers, and Matt Ryanâ??with Derek Carr listed, somewhat amazingly, at number 11. That player-voted...

Buccaneers have one of the toughest schedules of 2017
June 23rd, 2017 at 9:56 AM
***PHOTO1*** Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports There's a lot of optimism surrounding the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, but also a lot of skepticism. Most of that skepticism comes from the analytics community, whose statistical models don't look particularly favorable on the Bucs. There...

Looking at the coming waves of quarterback deals
June 22nd, 2017 at 1:50 PM
***PHOTO1*** When it comes to quarterback contracts, the player's circumstances tend to have much more relevance to the final numbers than the broader market at the position. On Thursday, Raiders quarterback Derek Carr combined his status as a second-round pick entering the fourth and final year of his contract along with...

The Buccaneers are the most-improved team in the NFC South
March 30th, 2017 at 11:28 AM
***PHOTO1*** Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports The Tampa Bay Buccaneers ended the 2016 NFL season as the number two team in the NFC South â?? not good enough for a playoff spot, sadly, but a massive improvement over the five previous seasons when the Bucs either ended up...