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TECHNOLOGY- Responsibilities in a digital age

From time to time we take a time out at Bucstop to talk about something NON-Buccaneers, we promise never on a Sunday, Monday, or any day from August-February!!! There was a time when I was a kid, where if you wanted to listen to what you wanted, you had to My iTunes as a kid! The 1970s Piracy device! buy the record/8Track/Cassette…then came the digital age. Well not so fast...
Via Buc Stop
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are astounded by Jameis Winston’s work ethic

Here we go again. Another day of the offseason passes, and we are treated to more Jameis Winston praise. Winston wasn’t at today’s OTAs — he was attending the NFLPA’s Rookie Premiere event in Los Angeles — but that doesn’t mean he didn’t get his work in. According to ESPN.com, Winston took double the reps on Wednesday to make up for his absence today. In fact, the Bucs...
Via cover32
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Buccaneers Sign K Brandon Bogotay, Waive C Ben Gottschalk

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced the signing of K Brandon Bogotay as well as the release of C Ben Gottschalk. Gottschalk, 23, signed on with the Chiefs as an undrafted free agent out of SMU back in May of last year. He was unable to make Kansas City’s 53-man roster coming out of the preseason, but was ... The post Buccaneers Sign K Brandon Bogotay, Waive C Ben Gottschalk appeared...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Winston to miss OTA session

Oh boy. Let’s see the detractors pile on all over this headline, if they haven’t already.  Buccaneers rookie quarterback Jameis Winston will miss Thursday’s OTA session. No, not intentionally. But because he will be attending the NFLPA’s Rookie Premiere in Los Angeles. The four-day event runs through May 31. For those unfamiliar with the event, here is a description of...
Via The Bay Cave
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bucs DE George Johnson is a dog show enthusiast

When he is away from football, Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive end George Johnson may engage in one of the most unique hobbies in his spare time: He competes in dog shows. In a Yahoo Sports piece that profiles his out-of-the-ordinary hobby — at least for a professional football player — Johnson discusses his love of...Read More The post Buccaneers defensive end George Johnson...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Buccaneers pass rusher has one of the weirdest hobbies in the NFL

The Buccaneers are really hoping that George Johnson can help provide a pass rush that’s been absent for the last few seasons in Tampa Bay. But if that doesn’t work out, at least he should be able to give his teammates some tips on dog training, especially when it comes to parading them around in a circle, posing for the camera and — most importantly — not taking a dump on...
Via cover32
1 day ago  |  Discuss

What are OTAs for Tampa Bay Buccaneers? They are start of something new in Tampa Bay

Make no mistake about it, Jameis Winston is NOT Jamarcus Russell; the later could not find the Jameis Winston is no longer a fantasy, its reality: He is a Buc! time to put in EXTRA football stuff. Winston goes to Houston, TX to a Drake show and has his playbook with him, studying before hand!! It’s the beginning of the football season, starting with OTAs, Organized Team Activites...
Via Buc Stop
2 days ago  |  Discuss

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have no clue who’s rushing the quarterback for them

Leslie Frazier was asked last week who the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ starting defensive ends are, and he literally had no idea. “That would be a tough one,” Frazier said, via the team’s website. “You would have to go back and look at last season and see how Jacquies came along. Take a look at some of the things T.J. did for us and Larry when he got in the spot-duty situations...
Via cover32
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Winston’s Memorial Day Was Watching Film

Earlier this month the Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected Jameis Winston number one overall in the NFL Draft. With the weight of the team on his shoulders, the young quarterback is not shying away from the challenge. Already seen at the rookie training camp hours before other players, meeting everyone at the door with a smile on his face, only positive things have been said about the...
Via Campus Sports Net
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Charles Sims set to be the man in Buccaneers' backfield

So the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will more than likely start a rookie quarterback, second-year wide receiver in Mike Evans and two rookie offensive lineman. That's quite the young starting lineup. Now tack on the fact that the team is locked in on featuring Charles Sims as their starting back, according to Chris Wesseling of NFL.com. "The Pewter Report blog has noted that the Bucs have...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Bennett fires away at Greg Schiano, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

While Michael Bennett may have spent his first four years in the NFL with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, he apparently isn't living with very fond memories of that time. After the Bucs let Bennett walk in free agency, the edge rusher who's now a part of the Seattle Seahawks didn't have the kindest of words for the Bucs, according to Clark Mitchell of Chat Sports.The quotes came from...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Jameis Winston Is Watching Film On Memorial Day

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers kick off their season on September 13 this year, which means that rookie quarterback Jameis Winston, former Heisman Trophy winner at Florida State, has less than four months to figure out the team’s entire playbook. Luckily, Winston, the No. 1 overall pick in this past year’s NFL Draft, seems to be taking his new job seriously. Monday, Winston reposted...
Via College Spun
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Ranking positions on offense

Things didn’t go so well for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ offense last year, but it wasn’t only because of a lack of talent. They lost their offensive coordinator during the pre-season and had a trainwreck at quarterback that limited any and all progress from week to week. There’s a lot of hope for a rebound from this unit in 2015, so let’s take a loot at how each position...
Via isportsweb.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

The Tampa 2-Year Process

In hiring head coach Lovie Smith before the 2014 season, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers signaled a return to the organization’s signature style of football: a zone-based defensive scheme known as the “Tampa-2” that was made popular in the NFL by Warren Sapp, Derrick Brooks, Ronde Barber, and John Lynch.Smith, a linebacker coach under Tony Dungy when the defense was created, would...
Via Pro Football Spot
4 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Mike Evans With the Sweet Between the Legs Dunk

Mike Evans is a play maker. He was one in high school. He continued to be one in college, and in his rookie season in the NFL he made a pretty decent number of plays; enough to make fans real excited to see what he can do next year with new quarterback Jameis Winston.As good as he is at making plays on the gridiron with his height and athleticism he could make some great ones on...
Via FatManWriting
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Best and Worst Moves of Tampa Bay's Offseason

A 2-14 season by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers spurred head coach Lovie Smith and general manager Jason Licht into action this offseason, resulting in large-scale roster changes for the second consecutive season.Here’s a look at the team’s best and worst decisions of the offseason so far.Best: Drafting a quarterback No. 1 overallThis is a given.Last year’s starter, Josh McCown,...
Via Pro Football Spot
5 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Tampa Bay Buccaneers UDFA Long Snapper Hits Full Court Long Snap Shot

Positions like quarterback and running back teams will typically try to draft, but long snapper? While there have been some that have been drafted in the past it is a position most teams are willing to pick up in free agency. That is how Tampa Bay found Brown long snapper Courtland Clavette.While it is cool that he can make a basket via long snapping, I'm sure the team will be happy...
Via FatManWriting
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Warren Sapp reaches plea deal in prostitution case

Warren Sapp has reportedly reached a plea agreement in his prostitution case that will allow him to avoid jail time. According to TMZ, Sapp has pleaded guilty one count of solicitation and one count of assault. As part of the deal, he’ll have to attend one counseling program for each of the two charges. If...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Here's Jameis Winston's first TV spot for Buccaneers

Jameis Winston hasn’t been in Tampa Bay very long, but it’s safe to say that he’s looked at as the future of the franchise. Sunday night, the organization released its first television spot featuring the former Florida State star. It features a number of positive quotes regarding the No. 1 pick in the NFL Draft, along with some highlights of his playing days with the Seminoles...
Via College Spun
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Can the Tampa Bay Buccaneers turn things around in 2015? Yes; and here is why-

To really answer the question if the Bucs can turn things around in 2015, we have to take a look back to 2014 (from afar, I promise! We won’t get too close to that train wreck) and compare what we see so far from 2015 to what we knew. Some things stand out right off the bat:  Even if Mike Shula or Clyde Christiensen (both of whom have found a measure of success after leaving...
Via Buc Stop
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Jameis Winston trolls haters after being drafted No. 1

When former Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston was caught shoplifting crab legs from a Tallahassee Publix last April, the Internet was not kind to him. The then-reigning Heisman Trophy winner was memed, ridiculed, criticized and, more than anything else, mocked for the transgression. Thursday night, he decided to get a little bit of payback on all of the haters. Winston...
Via College Spun
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucs select Jameis Winston with first overall pick

After weeks of speculation, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have selected former Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston with the first overall pick of the 2015 NFL draft. It’s a move that many expected. It’s also a move that started to be questioned as the draft inched closer. With Winston now on board, the expectation has to be that Tampa Bay will give him the keys to the offense...
Via Sportsnaut
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Tampa restaurant offers Jameis Winston free crab legs

Even though he has no choice in the matter nor any control regarding which team selects him in the 2015 NFL Draft, Jameis Winston will be in crab legs heaven should the Tampa Bay Buccaneers take him with the first overall pick. Skipper’s Smokehouse, a Tampa eatery, has said Winston will never have to worry...Read More The post Tampa restaurant offers Jameis Winston free crab legs...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
April 28, 2015  |  Discuss
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