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What is that sound the distance? Doug Martin is anything but a no-brainer in the first round of fantasy drafts? That hardly seems justified for a statistical stud that barreled his way to a 1,454 yard, 11 touchdown rookie season. And yet, fake football GMs around the country continue to have their doubts.Are Martin’s noteworthy achievements only the first of many steps toward a Hall of Fame career, or an act of deception caused by a lack of familiarity with opposing defenses? The possibility of a sophomore slump is always worth evaluating when it comes to young players, but a running back with overwhelming amounts of opportunity, ability and surrounding talent like Martin does not often lead to a second year snag. There are plenty of cumbersome topics for fantasy owners to debate in the coming weeks; Martin’s performance level is not worthy to land among them.Attempting to find a man that achieved as much as Martin did in his first season is nearly impossible; there are in fact zero...
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Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Eric Wright can now call himself a 49er. The team traded him to San Francisco on Friday in exchange for a conditional 2014 draft pick.
There was already speculation that the Bucs would release Wright after his suspension in 2012 for using PEDS. The penalty wiped out the remaining guaranteed money on his deal, so they were certainly free to do...
Now that the Buccaneers traded Eric Wright to the 49ers on Friday, rookie cornerback Johnthan Banks will likely start in his place this season.
Even though the Bucs had Wright take a pay cut back in April, they weren’t very fond of his attitude recently, according to ESPN.com.
The Bucs traded for cornerback Darrelle Revis and used their top draft pick on cornerback Johnthan...
TAMPA, Fla. -- Cornerback Eric Wright is headed to San Francisco.
Wright, signed by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as a free agent in March 2012, was traded to the 49ers for a conditional pick in the 2014 NFL draft, the team announced Friday.
Wright, 27, played 10 games for Tampa Bay last season and recorded 37 tackles with one interception. He was part of a decorated free-agency class...
Jeff Demps is keeping busy on the track for the rest of July and will likely get an invite to compete at the world championships in mid-August.
But when he's done, one of the world's fastest men plans to play for the Tampa Bay Bucs.
Demps will almost certainly compete at the IAAF World Championships in Moscow, but when the track event is over on Aug. 18 he will join the Bucs...
Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano has indicated that cornerback Darrelle Revis will be on the field in some capicity when training camp begins next week.
Coach Schiano says CB Darrelle Revis will be on the field in some capacity when camp starts next week.
— Tampa Bay Buccaneers (@TBBuccaneers) July 18, 2013
My guess is that Revis will be on field rehabbing on the side...
One thing is certain for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers under the leadership of head coach Greg Schiano, he puts up with no ****. Plain and simple. The second year head coach is a no holds barred leader on the sidelines. Whether his actions translate into wins on the field remain to be seen, but Schiano has put his stamp on this team early and often while heading into his second season...
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed kicker Lawrence Tynes after regular kicker Connor Barth tore his Achilles tendon during a charity basketball game and was declared out for the season.
BR> Tynes was a 2012 Pro Bowl alternate.
Barth will be placed on the reserve/non-football injury list
Josina Anderson of ESPN is reporting that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have traded cornerback Eric Wright to the San Francisco 49ers for a 2014 late-round conditional draft pick.
Wright has a similar deal to that of new 49ers CB Nnamdi Asomugha where they get paid only if they can make the team.
Wright has been a bit of an issue for the Bucs who were close to cutting the six-year cornerback...
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have washed their hands of troubled cornerback Eric Wright.
A little more than two weeks after Wright was arrested for suspicion of misdemeanor DUI in Los Angeles, the Bucs traded the six-year veteran to the San Francisco 49ers on Friday for a conditional 2014 draft pick.
Bucs general manager Mark Dominik would not provide specifics, but said character...
Yesterday we kicked off a four-part series in which I embark on the fool’s errand of predicting the outcome of every regular-season game for all four NFC South teams. Having demonstrated my evenhanded prognosticatory predilections yesterday with the Carolina Panthers, I turn my crystal ball on the next team in the sequence: Captain Fear and [...]The post NFC South regular-season...
49ers took some secondary losses in the offseason, but filling those holes pretty well now.
Breaking News: The Bucs have traded CB Eric Wright to San Francisco for a conditional 2014 draft pick.
— Tampa Bay Buccaneers (@TBBuccaneers) July 19, 2013
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced yesterday that place
kicker Connor Barth will miss the entire 2013 season after tearing his Achilles
tendon during a charity basketball game, according to Gregg Rosenthal of
To replace Barth, the Buccaneers signed former New York
Giants kicker Lawrence Tynes. Tampa Bay will place Barth on the
reserve/non-football injury list, a move...
An already potent fantasy football defense just got even better.
According to ESPN’s Josina Anderson, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have traded cornerback Eric Wright to the San Francisco 49ers for a late round pick in the 2014 NFL draft.
Wright, a 27-year old former second round pick of the Cleveland Browns was slated to start opposite of newly acquired Darrelle Revis for the Bucs...
Josina Anderson is reporting that the Buccaneers have traded CB Eric Wright to the 49ers in return for a conditional late-round pick in 2014.
Ian Rapoport reports that Wright will need to pass a physical before the deal is completed.
Jason Cole keeps “hearing” that the 49ers do not want to keep CB Carlos Rogers, so this could be an indication that he could be on his way...