Found October 21, 2013 on FF Locker Room:
NFC South News and Notes New Orleans Saints: The Saints had their bye week and will take on the visiting Buffalo Bills in week 8. One injury to keep an eye on is TE Jimmy Graham. He is still going to be very questionable heading into the week 8 game dealing with his foot injury. Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs Atlanta Falcons: As if losing to the Atlanta Falcons at home wasn’t enough, the Bucs were dealt one more punch to the gut when their franchise running back, Doug Martin, went down with a torn labrum. This injury will likely end his season, a year that had been a huge disappointment to his fantasy owners. Hopefully he will bounce back in 2014 when the entire team finds some kind of balance. Currently the Buccaneers are just trying to get through the season. Vincent Jackson continued his assault on defenses going off for 10 receptions, 138 yards and two more TDs. He and rookie Mike Glennon have some chemistry and that bodes well for VJAX owners the rest of the season. But with the news ...

Bucs holding out hope Doug Martin’s season isn’t over

According to Jeff Darlington of the NFL Network,  Buccaneers running back Doug Martin is holding out hope that his season isn’t over after suffering a torn labrum in his shoulder.  It certainly looks like he won’t be playing this Thursday against the Panthers. Bucs still holding out hope Doug Martin (shoulder) isn’t done for year. He’s almost certain to Thursday game but...

Mike James fantasy running back to pick up after Doug Martin injury

Mike James is the running back replacement fantasy football owners should focus on in light of Doug Martin’s shoulder injury suffered on Sunday. Martin left the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ game with the Atlanta Falcons early in the third quarter with a shoulder injury and did not return. The Bucs fed James the ball a bunch […]

Buccaneers RB Doug Martin injuried

getty images Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin left Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Falcons with a shoulder injury. Martin was replaced by Mike James at running back. The injury to Martin occurred when Falcons safety William Moore delivered a hard hit on him on an incomplete pass. Martin was taken to the locker room for further examination. Bucs announce RB Doug Martin...

Bucs’ Doug Martin says shoulder won’t end his season

With reports of Buccaneers running back Doug Martin‘s shoulder injury being of the season-ending variety circulating earlier in the week and no official word from the Bucs, Martin attempted to set the record straight on Tuesday. The Tampa Tribune reports Martin took to a local radio show at WDAE 620 AM to provide Tampa football fans with a ray of sunshine in an otherwise abject...

Reports Say Bucs' Doug Martin Could Be Lost For The Season

The Buccaneers season of bad news may have just gotten worse as multiple Twitter reports say that starting running back Doug Martin could be out for the season after suffering a torn labrum in Sunday’s 31-23 loss to the Falcons. Tampa Bay Times beat writer Rick Stroud who spoke to a source in the organization reported that the Bucs aren’t ready to place Martin on injured reserve...

Doug Martin Watch: Shoulder, Could Miss Multiple Weeks

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers could be without "star" running back Doug Martin for a couple weeks, after he suffered a shoulder injury on Sunday.  Mike James replaced Martin and rushed for 45 yards on 14 carries.  He also caught 3 balls out of the backfield.  James is a rookie out of the University of Miami and is a must own in all league types with Matt Forte, Chris Johnson...

Doug Martin optimistic about his injury

When Doug Martin went down with a shoulder injury on Sunday, all of Bucnation and the fantasy world went quiet. It was reported by several on Monday that the Buccaneers’ star running back may be lost for the season but Martin has offered a different take.  Via Fox Sports Florida, Martin (while on his radio show in Tampa) said he doesn’t think his injury will force him to sit...

Mike James Will Start at RB For Buccaneers

Buccaneers rookie running back Mike James will be the team's primary running back for the forseeable future.Fantasy Spin:Doug Martin may or may not be done for the season with a shoulder injury, but James will likely be the only fantasy option for a while. Brian Leonard and Bobby Rainey are not viable alternatives. James rushed the ball 14 times for 45 yards against Atlanta in...

Mike James Fails To Impress in Relief

Buccaneers rookie running back Mike James had 14 carries for 45 yards Sunday against Atlanta.Fantasy Spin:James took over for Doug Martin after Martin hurt his shoulder in the third quarter. If Martin has to miss Thursday's game against the Panthers, James would likely see 20 carries.

Doug Martin Suffers Shoulder Injury

Buccaneers running back Doug Martin left Sunday's game against Atlanta with an apparent shoulder injury.Fantasy Spin:Martin retreated to the locker room early in the third quarter after landing on his left shoulder. Mike James is Martin's backup.

Buccaneers RB Doug Martin out for season with torn labrum

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ horrendous season continued on Sunday not only with their sixth consecutive loss, but now lost their premier back for the season. Reports out of Tampa are that running back Doug Martin is believed to have a torn shoulder labrum and will be out for the rest of the season. Source tells […]

Bucs RB Doug Martin doesn't think injury is season-ending

TAMPA, Fla. -- Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin says he's approaching his left shoulder injury day-to-day, and to his knowledge, the condition won't end his season. Speaking on his radio show with WDAE 620 AM on Tuesday night, the Pro Bowl running back said pain has decreased and motion has been better since sustaining the injury Sunday in a loss to the Atlanta...

Report: Doug Martin’s season could be over

According to Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports,  Buccaneers running back Doug Martin suffered an apparent torn labrum during Sunday’s loss to the Falcons.  There’s a chance he’s done for the season. Source tells @FOXSports1 Buccaneers RB Doug Martin suffered what’s believed to be a torn labrum in his shoulder. Season possibly over. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) October 21...

Bucs may lose Doug Martin for season with torn labrum

Tweet The winless Tampa Bay Buccaneers may have suffered another crushing loss this season, as star running back Doug Martin may be lost for the year due to a torn labrum: Source tells @FOXSports1 Buccaneers RB Doug Martin suffered what's believed to be a torn labrum in his shoulder. Season possibly over. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo...

Bucs’ Doug Martin possibly done for the season

Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin left sunday’s game against the Falcons with a shoulder injury and did not return. Mike James replaced Martin for the Bucs, rushing for 45 yards on 14 carries. Following the game Tampa Bay head coach Greg Schiano said the team doesn’t know the extent of the injury yet and Martin would be evaluated  on Monday after the team returns...
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