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Steve Smith Says Cam Newton is the Third-Best Quarterback He’s Played With

Just when it appeared as though Steve Smith’s best years as an NFL receiver were behind him, Cam Newton came along. With Newton at the helm, Smith has had a complete resurgence. The four-time Pro Bowler is second in the NFL with 1,060 receiving yards, and fifth with 18 yards per catch. You would figure [...]

Halftime blog: Panthers 24, Bucs 12

TAMPA Cam Newton did a nice job executing the two-minute offense at the end of the first half Sunday, getting the Panthers in position for Olindo Mare's 43-yard field goal that put Carolina up 24-12 on Tampa Bay as the half ended. With 13 seconds left, Newton scrambled to his left and hit Brandon LaFell, who got out of bounds with three seconds left at the end of the 31-yard...

Buccaneers Walk Plank vs. Panthers

The Buccaneers were forced to walk the plank against the Panthers, as they fell 38-19 on their home turf of Raymond James Stadium. Fantasy Spin: Quarterback Josh Johnson made a spot start in place of the injured Josh Freeman (shoulder), and failed to impress, as he completed 16 of 27 passes for 229 yards, with one touchdown against one interception. Johnson fared better on the ground...

Bucs coming apart at the seams

TAMPA It was dubbed Throwback Sunday. And it was a throwback all right an afternoon the Tampa Bay Buccaneers were thrown all the way back to the mostly dismal era of the Creamsicle orange uniforms they donned Sunday. And now they find themselves in the throes of a six-game losing streak and an unraveling season, following a 38-19 loss to the 4-8 Carolina Panthers and dazzling...

Cam Can Break NFL Records

Don’t look now haters of Cam Newton because Cam can break NFL records. Cam Newton of the Carolina Panthers has just broken the record for most rushing touchdowns by a quarterback with 13. The Carolina Panthers knew since week 16 of the 2010 NFL season that they would be able to select Cam Newton with the first pick of the 2011 NFL Draft, but no one thought we would see the type...

Cam Newton Ties Steve Grogan's Single-Season Record for Rushing Touchdowns By Quarterback

With a one-yard run in the third quarter Sunday, Panthers rookie Cam Newton tied former Patriots quarterback Steve Grogan's record for the most rushing touchdowns by a quarterback in a season. Grogan rushed for 12 rushing scores in 1976, his second in the NFL and his first as the full-time starter. Grogan also threw for 18 touchdowns that season. Newton threw his 13th passing...

First quarter blog: Panthers 14, Bucs 3

TAMPA The Panthers led Tampa Bay 14-3 after the first quarter on a pair of short touchdown runs. The Panthers marched 83 yards on seven plays for a touchdown on their first drive. Jonathan Stewart had two carries for 50 yards on the drive, while backfield mate DeAngelo Williams gained 9 yards on third-and-1 on the Panthers' lone third-down conversion on the drive. Cam Newton...

Bucs fall into last place with 38-19 loss to Panthers

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have now lost 6 games in a row, and have fallen into a tie for last place in the NFC South as injuries have basically now decimated the team's critical players and areas. While many will want to place blame on the Head Coach, you cannot really judge ANY area of this team's play based on today's results, because your best player is NOT on the field...

Bucs' Morris sends Price home, swears he's unhappy with DT

If coach Raheem Morris was already fired up about the Buccaneers' sixth straight loss, then Brian Price didn't help matters with his personal foul penalty in Sunday's drubbing by the Panthers.

Source: Bucs' Freeman won't play vs. Panthers

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Josh Freeman will not play Sunday against the Carolina Panthers due to a shoulder injury, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.

As Panthers try to build, Bucs caught in landslide

(By Ron Green Jr., A year ago, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers were in the midst of what seemed to be a breakthrough season.With second-year quarterback Josh Freeman, the high-energy coaching style of Raheem Morris and a sense of momentum, the Bucs put together a 10-6 season that didn't get them in the playoffs but put them in the conversation about the...

Cam Newton sets NFL QB rushing TD record

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Carolina rookie Cam Newton has run for three touchdowns against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, breaking the NFL single-season record for rushing TDs by a quarterback.
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