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Examining the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 2015 Schedule: Part 2

Doug Martin will need to carry the team for it to be successful Earlier, we went through the Tampa Bay Buccaneers first half of the 2015 regular season schedule. To make things easier for everyone, I thought it would be better to break up the article into two parts. Now that you have had a chance to read and digest the previous piece, here is the second half of that. Week 10:...
Via isportsweb.com
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

If Jameis Winston Is Drafted By Tampa Bay, He’ll Have Free Crab Legs For Life

If Jameis Winston ends up going to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Thursday's NFL Draft, he'll have all the free crab legs he can eat.
Via Gamedayr
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Several teams interested in Bucs' No. 1 overall pick?

Not too long ago, it seemed like a foregone conclusion that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers would select former Heisman winner Jameis Winston with the first overall pick in this week’s NFL draft. While that may still very well be the case, there are some suggestions out there that the brass in Tampa isn’t exactly sold on Winston’s character. Potentially related to those suggestions...
Via Sportsnaut
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Sorting through the Rumors, Draft Talk, and Stupidity that is Tampa Bay Buccaneers Offseason Football

As we get into the Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Franchise Draft Picks that we started out with Josh Freeman on, (The next three Mon, Tue, and Wednesday) its time to hit on all the rumors and stupid talk heard all week long on Talk Radio and internet chatter. In no order, lets look at the insane and hideous! BUCS are Headed to L.A. anyways  –  Stupid Meter 9.5/10:  People have no...
Via Buc Stop
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Clear skies as we near the draft

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers went 2-14 last year, good for the first overall pick of this Thursday’s draft. It was rock-bottom, worst of the worst, but at the same time, things aren’t necessarily as bad as they seem. Teams can adjust so quickly in the NFL that we can’t just expect another terrible season in 2015 because of what happened last year. Let’s discuss the 2-14 record...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Not drafting Jameis Winston could alienate Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ fans

We are five days away from “The Decision” (all due respect, LeBron…). The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will make their selection and everyone, at this point, is assuming they will select Jameis Winston to be their quarterback of the present, and future. I mean, he’s already attending charity functions with current Buccaneers players for a foundation run by Buccaneers’ legend, Mike...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Marcus Mariota: 5 reasons why Tampa Bay Buccaneers must draft him over Jameis Winston

Scott Olmos-USA TODAY Sports In only five short days, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will be on the clock with the first pick in the 2015 NFL Draft. When it comes to their pick, there isn’t much a question with the position they’re targeting: quarterback. What it will come down to, however, is who the Bucs will take No. 1 overall: Jameis Winston or Marcus Mariota? Over the past...
Via Sports-Glory
1 day ago  |  Discuss

ESPN's Dominik thinks 'it's rude' to compare Jameis to JaMarcus Russell

ESPN analyst and former Tampa Bay Buccaneers GM Mark Dominik took exception to a report that two anonymous NFL execs are comparing soon-to-be rookie QB Jameis Winston to one of the biggest draft busts in NFL history - former Raiders QB JaMarcus Russell. "Lack of focus by JaMarcus is what I see in Winston," the unnamed exec said, via the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. "They're physically...
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Dominik chafes at Jameis-JaMarcus comparison | ProFootballTalk

“I think it’s rude,” former Buccaneers G.M. Mark Dominik told Jorge Sedano of ESPN Radio, via JoeBucsFan.com.  “I think it’s completely off base to call him JaMarcus Russell.  I just don’t see the comparison.” I’ll just call it how I see it. It’s a form of racism. Period. Source: Dominik chafes at Jameis-JaMarcus comparison | ProFootballTalk
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Buccaneers Re-Sign RFA RB Bobby Rainey

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced Friday that restricted free agent RB Bobby Rainey has signed his tender. The Bucs tendered Rainey at the original pick level, which means he’ll receive a one-year, $1.542 million contract from the team before becoming unrestricted free agent next year. Rainey, 27, originally signed on with the Ravens as an undrafted free ... The post Buccaneers...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
2 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL exec compares Jameis Winson to JaMarcus Russell

Jameis Winston arguably is one of the most heavily scrutinized football players in the history of the NFL Draft and an unnamed league personnel personnel executive made one of the most unflattering comparisons that can be made when predicting the career prospects of a future NFL quarterback. The longtime executive in personnel, per a Milwaukee...Read More The post Unnamed NFL executive...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson: Making the case for a Buccaneers trade

Jim O’Connor-USA TODAY Sports Adrian Peterson’s name has been one of the hottest names across the entire NFL this season, and he has been mentioned in quite a few trade talks. It has been obvious that he would prefer to be traded by the Minnesota Vikings, but the team doesn’t share those same sentiments. They would prefer to keep him around unless a trade offer comes in that...
Via Sports-Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Can the Tampa Bay Buccaneers fill all their needs in next week’s Draft?

There is a method to the madness of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers draft. While there is an almost guarantee the team will spend its first pick, the top pick overall in next Thursday’s NFL Draft, where the team decides to go after that is anyone’s guess. But there is a plan in place. It’s a plan we aren’t privy to. But according to Pat Yasinskas of ESPN.com, there are certain areas...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

What did we learn from Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle, Gerald McCoy?

As the unquestioned leader of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers defense, Gerald McCoy is taking the E.F. Hutton approach this offseason. He talks and people listen. At his press conference earlier this week, McCoy was all over the map about a great many things regarding the Buccaneers and the team’s second season under head coach Lovie Smith. The one constant that remains with this franchise...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Buccaneers 2015 NFL Schedule

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will open the 2015 season against the Tennessee Titans in the first of only 2 4pm starts scheduled by the NFL for Tampa Bay. A 2-14 season will do that for you, but of course there is flex scheduling, so if Jameis Winston is a phenom and the Bucs are competing, you can expect some of those 1PM games to change to 4:15 if not Sunday Night Games. Monday Night...
Via Buc Stop
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Prostitutes told police Warren Sapp tackled them

Details continue to emerge from the night Warren Sapp was arrested following his encounter with two prostitutes at the Super Bowl in February, and a new video shows the side of the story that the escorts shared with police. On Monday, a video was released that showed Sapp speaking with police after his Feb. 2...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Draft Series- Offensive Lineman- Paul Gruber

Gruber was recognized for his excellence by being invited into the Ring of Honor. To borrow a pun from John McKay, this title describes most of the Bucs lineman to ever play the game, but were not talking about THAT kind of Offensive Lineman, but rather the kind that block for the franchise (or not so franchise) QBs the Bucs put up to try to win games with their arm and leadership...
Via Buc Stop
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Video emerges of Warren Sapp talking about prostitute arrest

Warren Sapp told a hooker to stop talking and get busy with the oral sex during his encounter with two prostitutes at the Super Bowl in February, video shows. TMZ obtained video of Sapp speaking with police after his Feb. 2 arrest for soliciting a prostitute and assault. In the video, Sapp shares his side...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Buccaneers GM Knows What Team Will Do with No. 1 Overall Draft Pick

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have made up their minds about what they are going to do with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2015 NFL draft—but that doesn’t mean they are going to tell us now. Buccaneers’ general manager Jason Licht said in a press conference on Monday (via NFL Draft Scout’s Jeff Reynolds for CBS Sports) that, “If we had to pick today we’d feel very comfortable...
Via Sportsnaut
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bucs open to trade offers for number one pick

The last we heard about the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ position on their number one pick, the story was that they are settled on selecting Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston. However, apparently if they are offered the right kind of deal they’d be open to a trade… AROUND COVER32 Five Things: These would be great to see when the NFl schedule is released First and 10: The...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Bucs comfortable drafting Jameis Winston

The Tampa Bay Bucs appear ready to draft former Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston, despite the most recent civil lawsuit by the former FSU student who claims Winston raped her.  “I think you have to do your research, look a guy in the eye and feel comfortable with the answers you're getting. And I feel comfortable,” Tampa Bay Bucs coach Lovie Smith told the Tampa Bay Times.
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Evaluating the Buccaneers Pre-Draft Defense

With an opening at quarterback and big-name signal caller at the top of this year’s NFL Draft, almost every word said or written about the Tampa Bay Buccaneers since January has concentrated on the passing game.However, with a defense-first coaching staff in place it is important to see how the people who look to prevent others from scoring will look entering the 2015 season.In...
Via Pro Football Spot
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Jameis Winston: People try to dehumanize me

Jameis Winston, despite numerous reports emerging of late perhaps indicating otherwise, has long been viewed as the consensus No. 1 overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft, presumably by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Doubts have crept in, however, regarding concern that the former Florida State quarterback, while possessing all the skills a team looks for...Read More The post Jameis Winston...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bucs wary of drafting Winston, could pick Mariota

For several weeks now, Jameis Winston has seemed like a lock to be drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers with the No. 1 overall pick in the NFL Draft later this month. The ones in charge of making that decision may not be so sure. According to Bleacher Report’s Jason Cole, the off-field issues surrounding...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Bucs kicker files lawsuit over MRSA outbreak

Former NFL kicker Lawrence Tynes, who played nine seasons in the NFL, had to retire from the league in 2013 due to complications stemming from a MRSA outbreak when he was a member of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Tynes, 36, has reportedly filed a lawsuit against the Buccaneers claiming that the outbreak ended his career and cost him “over $20 million in expected future earnings.”...
Via Sportsnaut
20 days ago  |  Discuss
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