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Tampa Bay Buccaneers CB Ronde Barber Says He Won’t Play for Anyone Else
March 25th, 2013 at 9:26 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers haven't been very active in free agency so far other than signing star free safety Dashon Goldson to a massive five-year contract. With the Goldson acquisition, the Bucs now have a two-time Pro Bowler back deep next to 2012 first-round pick Mark Barron, who is the...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Looking to Sign Safety Dashon Goldson
March 12th, 2013 at 5:44 PM
It looks like the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are taking the same approach they did at the start of free agency last year. Within minutes of free agency starting, ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter reported that San Francisco 49ers safety Dashon Goldson scheduled his first visit with the Bucs. Not surprising an...

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...

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....

Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Ronde Barber on Pace to Make the Pro Bowl
November 14th, 2012 at 9:32 PM
Ronde Barber has made the Pro Bowl quite a few times (five to be exact) during his 15 seasons at cornerback for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. This season, Barber made the switch to free safety and his great play is being recognized by the fans. The NFL gave an update Wednesday on...

Monday Musings (Friday Edition): 5 Thoughts on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Win Over the Minnesota Vikings
October 26th, 2012 at 6:18 PM
1. The job that K/P Michael Koenen did last night against the Minnesota Vikings should not go unnoticed. That is why we will talk about him first in this column. The Bucs' high-priced special teams addition from a season ago played extremely well and neutralized one of the most dangerous...

Doug Martin’s Monster Night Powers the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Over the Minnesota Vikings, 36-17
October 26th, 2012 at 12:03 AM
Everything was against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers headed into their Thursday night showdown with the Minnesota. Playing on the road where they haven't won all season against a 5-2 team that was undefeated at home. And all this on a short week with little rest after a devastating last-second loss last...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Lose Shootout in Controversial Fashion to New Orleans Saints, 35-28.
October 21st, 2012 at 5:15 PM
It was a day of record performances and career-highs for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers offense. And the Bucs still lost. Quarterback Josh Freeman threw for a career-high 420 yards with three touchdown passes and zero interceptions. Wide receiver Vincent Jackson had a franchise-high 216 receiving yards, including a 95-yard catch that was...

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...

Monday Musings: 5 Thoughts on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Win Over the Kansas City Chiefs
October 15th, 2012 at 9:30 AM
1. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers' run defense deserves a lot of credit for fixing the poor tackling and bad run fits that plagued them against the Washington Redskins two weeks ago. Coming off their bye week, the Bucs had another tough test against the Kansas City Chiefs and running back...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Chop Down the Kansas City Chiefs, 38-10
October 14th, 2012 at 4:33 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers had an extra week to prepare for the Kansas City Chiefs and iron out the kinks that plagued them in the first quarter of the season. Whatever they did worked because the Bucs came out focused and pounded the Chiefs on both sides of the ball to...

First Quarter Review: Tampa Bay Buccaneers Improving Despite Losing Record
October 6th, 2012 at 1:59 AM
You may not be able to tell just from looking at their 1-3 record, but this Tampa Bay Buccaneers team is improving. They are not the same team that got blown out nearly every week last season during their 10-game losing streak. These Bucs have more fight in them, and that has...

Five Things the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Need to Do During Their Bye Week
October 3rd, 2012 at 9:30 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers head into their early bye week with a 1-3 record and are looking for ways to improve upon their play going into the rest of the season. Here are five things Buccaneers101.com thinks the team needs to do doing their bye week as it prepares for the remainder of...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Ronde Barber Named NFC Defensive Player of the Week
September 12th, 2012 at 10:51 AM
The NFL's current Iron Man might be considered a dinosaur to the rest of the league, but that doesn't mean he can't still play at a high level. Tampa Bay Buccaneers safety Ronde Barber was named the NFC Defensive Player of the Week after his performance in last Sunday's 16-10 win...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Vs. Carolina Panthers: Most Valuable Players
September 9th, 2012 at 8:48 PM
Just like that, the stench of their 10-game losing streak is gone and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have given their fans something to look forward to after their impressive 16-10 win over the Carolina Panthers on Sunday. Buccaneers101.com likes what it saw on the field during the Bucs' opening day victory...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Bottle up the Carolina Panthers’ Rushing Game, Win 16-10
September 9th, 2012 at 7:44 PM
Slow starts. That is what doomed the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2011. The Bucs seemed physically unable to perform at a high level early in games last season and they often found themselves in deep holes that they couldn't climb out of. But this is no longer 2011. It's 2012 and the...

Buccaneers 101 Breakdown: Defense Vs. New England Patriots
August 25th, 2012 at 9:15 AM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers got off to an impressive start against the New England Patriots and outplayed their starters on both sides of the ball. Even though the Patriots had a late second half surge, the Bucs held on to win 30-28 for their second win this preseason. Buccaneers101.com went back...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Vs. Miami Dolphins: What to Watch For
August 10th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
On Friday night, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will take the field for the first time in the Greg Schiano era. The Bucs kick their preseason schedule off against the Dolphins in Miami and Buccaneers101.com is here to tell you what to watch for. 1. Demar Dotson stepping in for Donald Penn...

Buccaneers101.com’s Top 25 Buccaneers of All-Time: Number 3 – Ronde Barber
July 24th, 2012 at 12:16 PM
3. Cornerback Ronde Barber: Has been playing for the Buccaneers since he was drafted by the organization in 1997. Despite always being one of the smallest players on the field, Barber has a big heart and plays like a giant. He is the franchise leader in interceptions, games played, and...