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DOUG MARTIN RUMORS & GOSSIP

As Martin has struggled, Rainey has come up big for Bucs

Are the Buccaneers putting their bell cow out to pasture? Only two years removed from a spectacular rookie season, running back Doug Martin is seeking to reclaim his space in a crowded backfield. A new regime is eager to see the burst and elusiveness that helped Martin gain 1,926 yards from scrimmage in 2012, ranking third in the league. Martin was largely ineffective last season...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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Doug Martin May Be Inactive For Week 2

With the 1 O'clock games starting in a half hour, you may want to go ahead and bench Bucs RB Doug Martin. There are reports that the Bucs may keep him inactive for the game against the Rams. Martin suffered a knee injury in week 1 that forced him out of the game.If Martin does not play, Bobby Rainey would get the start and could be valuable in a PPR league.Tweets about "...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Doug Martin Will Start For Bucs vs. Rams

Buccaneers running back Doug Martin (knee) is expected to play in Week 2 against the Rams according to the Tampa Bay Times.Fantasy Spin:Coach Lovie Smith was adamant all week that Martin was not bench in the Week 1 loss. The coach also reassured the media that the Buccaneers would stay committed to the running game. Martin is a RB2 this week.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Buccaneers Injury Update: Doug Martin likely to play

After suffering a left knee injury on Sunday, Doug Martin seems to be on track to play this Sunday. He returned to bench late in the game Sunday, but Tampa Bay Buccaneers Head Coach Lovie Smith decided to keep Bobby Rainey in the game as he said Rainey gave them a 'boost'.There has been a little controversy to Martin not returning. According to the Tampa Bay Times, Last...
Via Sports Injury Alert
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Doug Martin Expected To Play In Week 2

  According to Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times, Buccaneers RB Doug Martin is expected to play against the Rams in Week 2, despite his knee injury and being listed as questionable on the injury report. A report from USA Today, citing unnamed sources, mentioned that Martin had been benched for the blocking mistake and was unrelated to a knee injury. Head coach Lovie Smith clearly...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Doug Martin named top-5 goat from Week 1

This time around, the performances actually mattered. It wasn’t about auditioning for a job. It wasn’t about fine-tuning and preparation. It was about posting results that would count, written in the record books and into the standings in pen. Some players and teams got off to a great start. Others, sputtered out of the gate. That has plenty of folks feeling optimistic just one...
Via cover32 - Buccaneers
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucs' Doug Martin hugs it out with ref who happened to be his old high school principal

Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin doesn't even need to return to his high school for a reunion. They come to him. During the Bucs' season opener against the Carolina Panthers on Sunday, Martin was pleasantly surprised to see a familiar face in referee Peter Morelli. As it turns outs, Morelli is the principal of St. Mary's High School in Stockton, Calif. -...
Via Fox Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Doug Martin’s high school principle is an NFL official now (Video)

How cool is this? var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Doug Martin’s high school principle is an NFL official now (Video) appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
Via Pro Football Zone
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Doug Martin unsure of severity of leg injury

Buccaneers running back Doug Martin told reporters that he’s unsure how serous the leg injury is that he suffered during Sunday’s loss to the Panthers. Back up from locker room. Bucs RB Doug Martin had lower left leg wrapped, said someone rolled on his leg. Said wait and see on severity … — Greg Auman (@gregauman) September 8, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551...
Via Pro Football Zone
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Doug Martin’s HS Principal Referees Buccaneers-Panthers Game (Video)

Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin doesn’t even need to return to his high school for a reunion. They come to him. During the Bucs’ season opener against the Carolina Panthers on Sunday, Martin was pleasantly surprised to see a familiar face in referee Peter Morelli. As it turns outs, Morelli is the principal of St. Mary’s High School in Stockton, Calif., — the...
Via NESN.com
9 days ago  |  Discuss
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