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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will not be wearing their traditional throwback uniforms in two weeks. Tampa Bay had planned to wear the uniforms as part of their Hispanic heritage celebration.
On Tuesday the team released a statement which read:
“While we regret that our players will not be able to don the ‘Bucco Bruce’ helmet and traditional orange, red and white uniforms, there simply was no acceptable way to meet the requirements of the new policy while staying true to the spirit of our throwback theme.”
AIR CLEARED: Revis and Schiano have meeting, all good
The problem is the white helmet that the Buccaneers were planning to wear according to the statement.
“This change will ensure compliance with a new league policy that restricts the use of alternate player helmets. The league-wide guideline, which requires players to use the same helmet for all games during the season, was recently implemented based on the strong recommendation by the NFL’s Head, Neck and Spine Committee as well as ...
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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will pay kicker Connor Barth 500,000 this season after placing him on the reservenon-football injury list.
Bucs general manager Mark Dominik announced the agreement Wednesday, telling reporters "it was the right thing to do" after Barth tore his right Achilles tendon in a charity basketball game before training camp began in July. Barth, who has...
Reports are out of Tampa that prized offseason acquisition CB Darrelle Revis has already grown tired of Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano's militaristic approach to coaching, according to Fox Sports' Mike Garafolo. If reports are true, it wouldn't be the first time a player had a problem with the head coach.
According to Andrea Kremer of the NFL Network, Buccaneers cornerback Darrelle Revis met with head coach Greg Schiano to clear the air.
Darrelle Revis met w/ hc Greg Schiano late afternoon for about 15 min. "to clear air". Says he has no issues w/ coach. (More)
— Andrea Kremer (@Andrea_Kremer) September 17, 2013
Revis says he has no complaints w/ way is being used...
TAMPA, Fla. Dashon Goldson will play this week, after all.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers safety won his appeal of a one-game suspension and is eligible to practice with his team Wednesday and play in a Week 3 matchup against the New England Patriots on Sunday at Gillette Stadium.
On Monday, the league suspended Goldson for a flagrant and repeat violation of player safety rules after...
Buccaneers safety Dashon Goldson managed to get his appeal for his one game suspension expedited and it looks like the NFL will be ready to make a ruling on Wednesday, according to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports.
NFL prepared to announce a decision on Dashon Goldson's appeal procedure on Wed. The Tampa safety is facing a one-game ban
— Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) September...
Trouble brewing in Tampa Bay?
Things aren’t going as planned for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers so far this season. It started with the Bucs losing in week one to the laughing-stock, New York Jets. Following that epic loss, they proceeded to lose against their divisional rival New Orleans Saints, in week two.
A storm seems to be brewing behind the scenes at Raymond James Stadium. It...
Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports reports that sources have informed him that Buccaneers CB Darrelle Revis is “not happy” HC Greg Schiano’s strict rules and the lack of man coverage they’re running.
Revis apparently prefers Rex Ryan’s lax approach to team rules, which isn’t exactly the first time a player has mentioned that Schiano’s rules are an issue.
This comes just...
New Buccaneers safety Dashon Goldson was suspended for a game after his head-hunting ways crossed the line for the second week in a row.
Goldson as is his prerogative appealed the suspension. And according to CBS Sports NFL Insider Jason La Canfora the NFL will announce its decision on Goldson's appeal come Wednesday.
Here's my best guess: Goldson's going to lose that...
On Wednesday Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ safety Dashon Goldson won his appeal on his one-game suspension. The NFL overturned their initial ruling of a one-game suspension, for a lighter fine of $100,000. Goldson was set to lose $264,705 if he didn’t play in Sunday’s game against the New England Patriots.
The suspension followed a helmet-to-helmet hit on New Orleans Saints running...
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were slated to wear their throwback ‘creamsicle’ uniforms next week, but they announced yesterday that they will not be wearing them because of a new rule.
NFL.com posted a piece yesterday explaining the rule:
“This offseason, we communicated a recommendation from the Head, Neck and Spine Committee and the Player Safety Advisory Panel to those teams...
And the No Fun League strikes again.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have scrapped their plans to celebrate Hispanic heritage by wearing their retro “creamsicle” uniforms with a Florida orange, red and white helmet with the “Bucco Bruce” logo on it, the team announced. The Sept. 29 game against the Cardinals will still have the same theme, but because of new NFL rules about helmet...
Dashon Goldson of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers has won his appeal against the hit he put on Saints running back Darren Sproles. He was instead fined a total of $100,000 for the hit, which was delegated to be "helmet to helmet" by the league. He was also fined $30,000 for a hit that he laid out on week one of the NFL Season
Goldson has 15 personal fouls since 2010, which is...
Controversy continues to swirl around the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during their 0-2 start.
The latest comes from media reports that say star cornerback Darrelle Revis is unhappy with coach Greg Schiano's disciplined style and his defensive scheme.
A Fox Sports report said Revis who previously played for player-friendly coach Rex Ryan with the New York Jets isn't happy with...
FOXBORO, Mass. — If Darrelle Revis needed a boost of confidence going into his first matchup against the Patriots as a member of the Buccaneers, he got it from Tom Brady.
Brady had some high praise for the player he used to have to face twice a year.
“I’ve never played against anyone who is as good as him,” Brady said. “He’s as good as there is that I’ve ever played...