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Tampa Bay Buccaneers
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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are ready for their first postseason in five years. This offseason is all the evidence you need.They have brought in a lot of talent via free agency and have made some stellar draft choices, too. If Carl Nicks and Davin Joseph can return to form, this will be a top five offense in the NFL.But the key will be the Bucs' third-round pick out of N.C. State - quarterback Mike Glennon.Josh Freeman had a good, but inconsistent season in 2012. And 2013 is the last year of his rookie deal. When the Bucs decided to sign Darrelle Revis to a long-term deal instead of Freeman, that was the first sign.Then Tampa drafted the skilled - yet incosistent - Glennon in Apri, that was the second sign.I think Glennon will push Freeman to the max in the offseason, therefore allowing Freeman to have a successful season in 2013. If that happens then Tampa Bay will be a very dangerous team.Here is the fantasy outlook for Tampa Bay in 2013:OVERALLTampa Bay finished 7-9 in 2012 aft...
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Seems like people are still piling on the idea of Josh Freeman losing the starting role this season to rookie quarterback Mike Glennon. According to Gil Alcaraz IV of RantSports.com, Glennon will eventually replace Freeman this season. While it’s still a mystery as to when it’ll happen, rookie Mike Glennon will be the starting quarterback for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at some...
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed their fourth-round (No. 126 overall) pick from the 2013 NFL Draft in defensive end William Gholston to a four-year deal on Tuesday. Gholston had some solid numbers at Michigan State, registering a total of 142 tackles with 13 passes defensed, 10 sacks, two forced fumbles, one fumble recovery and 30 tackles for loss—10th most in the institution’s...
The Bucs are on record saying they are comfortable with where Darrelle Revis is in his recovery from knee surgery seven months ago. But should there be a concern that Revis will not be on the field next week for the start of OTAs? During his introductory press conference, general manager Mark Dominik stated the team was confident in Revis’ progress or else they would not have...
The Tampa Bay business journal released it’s list for the top 25 highest paid athletes in Tampa Bay. It should come as no surprise that Darrelle Revis is on top of the list after signing his six-year, $96 million contract that has him earning a base yearly salary of $13 million. The other newcomer, Dashon Goldson, also made the list with his five-year, $41.25 million contract....
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced today that they have signed 2013 NFL Draft pick defensive tackle Akeem Spence to a four-year contract. Spence (6-1, 307) was selected in the fourth round (100th overall) out of the University of Illinois. He started all 38 games he played for the Fighting Illini, totaling 186 tackles, 17.5 tackles for loss, 3.5 sacks, two forced fumbles, two fumble...
Over a month ago, Da’Quan Bowers avoided jail time on gun charges stemming from the February 18 incident at LaGurdia Airport. After much speculation from fans and several reports on whether Bowers will face a suspension from the league, TheBayCave.com has learned today that the investigation is still pending on whether or not the Buccaneers’ defensive end will be suspended...
The Bucs are continuing to sign their 2013 draft picks. Thanks the the collective bargaining agreement, it’s allowing teams to do so sooner. Today, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced that they have signed 2013 NFL Draft selection DE William Gholston. Gholston (6-6, 281) was selected in the fourth round (126th overall) from Michigan State University, where he played in 36 games...
If I am Josh Freeman, I am not so comfortable right now. Not only does he have a coach (Greg Schiano) not sold on his abilities, the Buccaneers went out and drafted Mike Glennon early in the third round. Of course the Bucs said all the right things, and on April 29th, head coach Greg Schiano said Glennon will not be viewed as immediate competition. I guess the word catching my eye...
Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin finished his rookie season in 2012 as the No. 5 rusher in the NFL. He wasted no time in placing his name next to that of Ray Rice, Arian Foster and Adrian Peterson in conversations about the top running backs in the league.
This prompted me to do some research in terms of the historical production of running backs in their second year...
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers and defensive lineman Akeem Spence have agreed to a four-year, $2.65 million contract. Their third round pick has a shot at starting this season but must prove that he can handle himself physically first.
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TAMPA, Fla. (AP) The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have agreed to terms on a contract with fourth-round draft pick Akeem Spence, leaving the club with two unsigned rookies.
Spence was the 100th overall selection in April's NFL draft. The 6-foot-1, 307-pound defensive tackle had 17 tackles for loss, including three sacks during his college career at Illinois.
The agreement leaves the...
Ronde Barber will no longer run the flag out for Tampa. (Credit)
Last week, in the course of 48 hours, both football worlds of the Glazer family were rocked upside down with the retirements of the people that most embody the teams they own.
Admittedly, to say they were turned upside down would be an exaggeration, with hindsight seeming to suggest both decisions had been lined up...
Following the trade that saw All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis land with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers this offseason, the outlook for the Jets' defense looked pretty bleak. Find out why defensive coordinator Dennis Thurman thinks that the Jets' rookie class can help Gang Green return to elite status this upcoming season.
As elite quarterbacks and running backs are scarce and coveted in the NFL, so are the top cornerbacks. Historically, many top cornerbacks have been acquired via a trade over the years, and with Darrelle Revis (the 2009 AFC Defensive Player of the Year and arguably the best cornerback in the game today) having been traded by the New York Jets to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, it'...