Bucs WR Vincent Jackson wins NFL military award

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Vincent Jackson's commitment to supporting the military has earned him the NFL's Salute To Service Award. The Tampa Bay wide receiver will be presented the honor Saturday night at NFL Honors by USAA, the league's military appreciation sponsor. The award was created to acknowledge exceptional efforts by members of the NFL to honor and support the military community...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Roster questions heading into 2016

The 2015 Buccaneers season ended with plenty of questions surrounding the roster. Every player with the exception of a few have concerns whether it’s their play, contract or roster status. will briefly look at the concerns of some of those players. Note: This was altered to reflect the firing of head coach Lovie Smith. OFFENSE RB Doug Martin – It has been reported...
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January 08, 2016  |  Discuss

C.J. Spiller, Vincent Jackson both placed on injured reserve

With Week 17 right around the corner, it means that a few players have officially found themselves hitting the injured reserve. Obviously, most players who are heading to the IR are opening up a spot on the roster for a young player who coaches are hoping to get a look at.Two of those players who are going to be heading to the IR come from the NFC South, and are pretty well-known...
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December 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Look to shoot down the Falcons

Coming into this week both the Buccaneers and the Falcons were losers in their respective games. Tampa Bay to the Colts and the Falcons to the Minnesota Vikings.  Both these teams will be looking for some payback. The Buccaneers offense performed pretty well last week, but the left points that could have put them over the top on the board. Wide receiver Vincent Jackson dropping...
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December 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Three keys to victory and game prediction

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers travel to the city of brotherly love to tangle with the Philadelphia Eagles today at 1 P.M. EST. on Fox. Here are a few keys to victory for the Bucs. Continue the defensive revival For the second consecutive week, the Bucs will be facing an NFC East opponent with an offense in shambles. Last week, Tampa Bay teed off and took advantage of a Dallas Cowboys...
November 22, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL Week 11 Injury Update: Tracking Actives/Inactives, Injuries From Every Game

Week 11 hasn’t bucked the overarching trend of the 2015 season: injuries, injuries and more injuries. With over one-third of the league beginning Week 11 with just four wins (and a 12th after the Jacksonville Jaguars won on Thursday), the playoff picture is far from set and every game means a little bit more — both in the NFL and in your fantasy football leagues. Here’s a look...
November 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Dirk Koetter praises two rookie, undrafted free agent wide receivers

With Vincent Jackson missing extended time and Louis Murphy being placed on the injured reserve, it left two rookie, undrafted free agents to step up and fill the void.Well, both Adam Humphries and Donteea Dye have done well stepping in next to Mike Evans in the Tampa Bay Buccaneers offense over the past few weeks. As you can tell below, Humphries specifically has put together some...
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November 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Vincent Jackson expected to miss Week 11

For those who had hoped to see Vincent Jackson back in the action in Week 11, it seems that we may have to wait a bit longer for the veteran wide receiver to return.As Ian Rapoport of reports, Jackson is expected to miss this weekend's game against the Philadelphia Eagles.Rapoport points out that Jackson has been dealing with the injured knee since Week 7 now, but his timetable...
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November 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Buccaneers show where they are a few players short of winning

Clearly launching from the 3 yard line, Jameis Winston cements himself as leader in the Bucs locker room. It is now painfully obvious where the Bucs are missing to be a winning football team. First of all, lets begin with what they HAVE, but don’t have available. The “Dunkaneers” was supposed to be the Red Zone killer for Tampa Bay, but two of its members are MIA; Vincent...
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November 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Vincent Jackson on Jameis Winston: 'Night and day' from preseason

There's plenty of praise that can be pointed in the direction of rookie quarterback Jameis Winston. For starters, Winston is truly playing like the No. 1 pick that many expected him to be.According to, just one of the many people raving about Winston, is wide receiver Vincent Jackson, who raved about the differences between Winston's play in the preseason to now.“We...
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November 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Vincent Jackson to miss 'multiple weeks'

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers can't seem to catch a break at the wide receiver position. After finding out that Louis Murphy would be out for the year with a torn ACL, it piled on a bit with the news of Vincent Jackson's injury.According to Ian Rapoport of, Jackson will not only miss Week 8, but he's likely to miss multiple weeks.This leaves the Buccaneers with second-year stud...
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October 29, 2015  |  Discuss

2015 Fantasy Football: Week 8 D/ST Streamers

Time sure does fly during the NFL season as we’re already approaching the halfway point of the year and owners need to be proactive with pickups the rest of the season or else you’ll be left in the dust. The four teams on bye this week are the Buffalo Bills, Philadelphia Eagles, Jacksonville Jaguars, and the Washington Redskins. Washington and Jacksonville’s D/ST units haven’t...
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October 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Three players the Philadelphia Eagles should trade for over the bye week

Although Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly advised he does not see any major moves being made during the bye week, I have to think he is racking his brain on possible play makers who could help this offense over the long haul. They have been inefficient and unable to score with great opportunities over seven weeks and Chip Kelly is 100 percent to blame as the coach and general...
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October 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Jameis Winston officially gets a pass for his rookie season

It’s never easy for a quarterback to excel during his rookie season, but Tampa Bay Buccaneers gunslinger Jameis Winston officially gets a pass for whatever happens next. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, Vincent Jackson—Tampa’s No. 2 receiver—will be sidelined for a few weeks due to a knee injury. My understanding on #Bucs WR Vincent Jackson is his knee injury is expected...
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October 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Bucs WR Vincent Jackson not expected to play Sunday

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Wide Receiver Vincent Jackson is not expected to play on Sunday and could miss an extended period of time. Jackson left Sunday’s game against the Washington Redskins with a knee injury and didn’t return.  There has not been an official diagnosis from the team.  However, Jackson could miss multiple weeks according to a report. My understanding on #Bucs...
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October 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Jameis Winston: ‘I’m really nobody in this league’

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected quarterback Jameis Winston first overall in the 2015 draft, but the rookie knows he hasn’t proved anything in the NFL. According to ESPN’s Andrew Astleford, Winston said he knows opposing defenses are more focused on Bucs players who have established themselves as threats. “I’m really nobody in this league yet, so they don’t have to...
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October 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Four observations during the bye

Everything about the Tampa Bay Buccaneers season has gone almost exactly according to script in the eyes of many. With the team idle for the week, here are four observations I have made about the team five games into the season. Mike Evans has been disappointing Oct 11, 2015; Tampa, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston (3) runs off the field at the end of the...
October 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Jacksonville Jaguars at Tampa Bay Buccaneers game preview

TV: CBS Time: 1 p.m. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Jacksonville Jaguars are taking their lumps as they wait for their quarterbacks of the future to develop. While Blake Bortles looks to finally put together two strong halves, rookie Jameis Winston hopes to regroup from arguably his roughest performance when the Buccaneers try to snap their longest home losing streak in 38 years...
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October 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Jacksonville Jaguars at Tampa Bay Buccaneers game preview

TV: CBS Time: 1 p.m. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Jacksonville Jaguars are taking their lumps as they wait for their quarterbacks of the future to develop. While Blake Bortles looks to finally put together two strong halves, rookie Jameis Winston hopes to regroup from arguably his roughest performance when the Buccaneers try to snap their longest home losing streak in 38 years Sunday...
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October 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Jaguars-Buccaneers Capsule

JACKSONVILLE (1-3) at TAMPA BAY (1-3) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE - Buccaneers by 3 1-2 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Jaguars 2-2, Buccaneers 1-3 SERIES RECORD - Jaguars lead 4-1 LAST MEETING - Jaguars beat Buccaneers 41-14, Dec. 11, 2011 LAST WEEK - Jaguars lost to Colts 16-13, OT; Buccaneers lost to Panthers 37-23 AP PRO32 RANKING - Jaguars No. 30, Buccaneers No. 32 JAGUARS OFFENSE...
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October 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Jaguars expect challenge from Tampa Bay's tall receivers

The Jaguars prepare to face the Buccaneers on Sunday, knowing Tampa Bay offers a lot more to worry about than just rookie quarterback Jameis Winston.In Mike Evans and Vincent Jackson, the Buccaneers have two 6-foot-5 wide receivers who both posted 1,000-yard seasons last year and continue to be dangerous pass-catching options.“They’ve got big-play guys on the perimeter,” Jaguars...
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October 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Jaguars-Buccaneers Preview

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Jacksonville Jaguars are taking their lumps as they wait for their quarterbacks of the future to develop. While Blake Bortles looks to finally put together two strong halves, rookie Jameis Winston hopes to regroup from arguably his roughest performance when the Buccaneers try to snap their longest home losing streak in 38 years Sunday. Winston completed...
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October 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Lovie Smith knows Buccaneers need to get Vincent Jackson more involved

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers dropped to 1-2 on the season after a tough 19-9 loss to the Houston Texans last week. While there were obviously multiple things that need to be fixed offensively, head coach Lovie Smith was quick to point out on specifically, according to For Smith, he wants to get the ball into the hands of veteran wide receiver Vincent Jackson more. ...
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September 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Vincent Jackson drags toes, gives Bucs lead at half

The New Orleans Saints and Tampa Bay Buccaneers are locked in a defensive battle at halftime in the Super Dome. It’s been a back-and-forth game all day and it seemed like the Bucs finally got their offense going late in the first half. Thanks to a defensive pass interference and roughing the passer call, the Bucs were able to keep their offense rolling. Rookie quarterback Jameis...
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September 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Vincent Jackson supports Bucs' decision to draft Jameis Winston

The battle of highly drafted rookies leaned heavily in Marcus Mariota’s favor, but Tampa Bay Buccaneers receiver Vincent Jackson is quick to support Jameis Winston. According to ESPN’s Pat Yasinskas, Jackson said he’s confident the franchise made the right decision in selecting the Florida State product. “We absolutely did. There’s no doubt in our mind. We’re 100...
Via Sportsnaut
September 17, 2015  |  Discuss
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