Found April 04, 2013 on NFL Trade Rumors:
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers terminated the contracts of QB Dan Orlovsky and RB Danny Ware on Thursday. Brian McIntyre notes that these moves will save the Buccaneers $2.35 million in both cash and cap space. Orlovsky, 29, backed up Josh Freeman last year, but was no longer part of the team’s plans as they’ve been rumored to have interest in several quarterback options this offseason. It’s seems realistic that they could target a quarterback prospect in this year’s draft, considering that they’ve mentioned that they would like to bring in competition for Freeman. Adam Caplan tweets that Cardinals QB Brian Hoyer could be someone to keep an eye as new Buccaneers QB coach John McNulty was with the Cardinals last season. Arizona reportedly has Hoyer on the trading block after they acquired Carson Palmer and signed Drew Stanton during free agency. This is at least something to watch.  

Tampa Bay releases Dan Orlovsky

Dan Orlovsky was cut by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Thursday. Orlovsky appeared in one game during the 2012 season. While Orlovsky has a 6-fo0t-5, 230 pound frame, he has never found success in the NFL. In 12 career starts he has just two wins while serving as the backup on primarily bad teams. By releasing Orlovsky the Buccaneers will save $1.5 million against the cap. The cut also...

Bucs pushed free agents away for Darrelle Revis?

Is it a possibility that the Buccaneers and general manager Mark Dominik pushed away free agent cornerbacks? It sure seems that way.  98.7 The Fan’s Justin “The Commish” Pawlowski asked Panthers cornerback Captain Munnerlyn about the interest Tampa Bay showed him before he signed back with Carolina. His answer was interesting: I was waiting on Tampa too. They have a lot of...

Bucs release Dan Orlovsky and DJ Ware

The Buccaneers continue their busy offseason, even though they are not signing cornerbacks. Today they announced the release of two veteran per the NFL transaction logs. Running back DJ Ware and quarterback Dan Orlovsky were released, the Orlovsky one being a bit of a surprise. Head coach Greg Schiano wanted competition for quarterback Josh Freeman but apparently Orlovsky was not...

NFL Rumors: Patriots QB Ryan Mallett on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers radar?

At the mid-point of the 2012 NFL regular season, it appeared that there wasn’t any reason for concern at the quarterback situation for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. A few months later and a 7-9 season in the books, Josh Freeman’s future with the Buccaneers is anything but secure. Freeman is heading into the final year of his rookie contract and despite being millions under the salary...

Did the Buccaneers violate the NFL anti-tampering policy?

The NFL takes it’s anti-tampering policy very serious. So serious that Greg Schiano fears to mention Darrelle Revis by his name to make sure he doesn’t get a letter from the league. Unfortunately, the Bucs may have violated the policy anyhow.  CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora was on 98.7 The Fan with Justin “The Commish” Pawloski when La Canfora revealed something very interesting...

Buccaneers release preseason schedule

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers released their preseason schedule Thursday. The Bucs open at home against the defending Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens in Week 1 (Aug. 8-11) before traveling to the New England Patriots in Week 2 (Aug. 16, 8 p.m. ET). The Miami Dolphins host Tampa Bay in Week 3 (Aug. 22-25), before the Bucs close out their preseason slate at home against the Washington...

Bucs 2013 preseason schedule has been released

The National Football League today unveiled its 2013 preseason schedule, which has the Tampa Bay Buccaneers opening at home against the defending Super Bowl Champion Baltimore Ravens before hitting the road for two weeks at the New England Patriots and Miami Dolphins, and then closing the preseason slate hosting the Washington Redskins. Tampa Bay will welcome Baltimore to Raymond...
NFL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.