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Tampa Bay Buccaneers 2015 draft analysis

Jameis Winston is the new face of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers The spectacle that is the NFL Draft has wrapped up from Chicago for 2015. After months of scouting and preparing draft boards, teamswere finally able to put those into action. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers came into the draft needing to not only hit on their first pick, but on many after that. There were seven selections by...
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2015 NFL Draft: Grading the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Now that we’ve removed ourselves from the draft madness for a full 24-hours, it’s time to look back on what the Tampa Bay Buccaneers did over the three day process. Of course, we all knew what they were going to do with the number one overall pick, but how did the rest of their draft shakeout? Here is their round-by-round grades:   Round One – Jameis Winston, QB Florida State...
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Buccaneers sign 7 undrafted free agents

One of the most underrated post draft activities is the chase for undrafted free agents. Teams can find diamonds in the rough by combing though their draft boards and finding out who is left. According to NFL.com, in the everlasting quest for talent, the Buccaneers have signed 7 rookie free agents. Louisville running back Dominique Brown Towson defensive end Ryan Delaire...
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Buccaneers add depth on final day of draft

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers got themselves some potential starters in Day 2 of the NFL Draft. Day 3 presented an opportunity for them to fill in their depth and by all accounts they may have succeeded.  Here are their selections with analysis from NFL.com followed by some thoughts. Fourth Round – Kwon Alexander, OLB, LSU STRENGTHS Athletic with foot quickness for quick, lateral...
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13 of 14 Draft picks used on Offense for Lovie Smith’s Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Where are the Lovie haters going to hide this year? He drafted the most dynamic quarterback of the last 10 years, he spent 13 of the teams 14 draft picks over the last two years on offense instead of defense, but yet still Lovie Smith is said to have had the game “pass him by”. The only thing being passed by are the footballs at Raymond James Stadium, and you can best believe...
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WATCH: Tampa Bay Buccaneers new wideout famous for dumbest play ever

If you’re going to invest the No. 1 overall pick in Jameis Winston, you better give him some weapons, and that’s exactly what the Bucs have been doing on day three of the NFL Draft. With the eighth pick in the sixth round, Tampa Bay selected Kaelin Clay, a slot receiver out of Utah. He’s capable of beating cornerbacks deep down the field, but his small catch radius may limit...
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Buccaneers Add a Linebacker, Wide Receiver in Rounds 4,5

After taking their franchise quarterback in Jameis Winston at first overall, as well as two protectors for Winston in second round picks OT Donovan Smith and OG Ali Marpet (guard), the Buccaneers kicked off Day Three of the NFL Draft by continuing to build a team that needs more young talent. In the fourth round, the Bucs traded up four spots with the Oakland Raiders, also giving...
Via Pro Football Spot
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Tampa Bay Buccaneers draft explosive wideout “Afro Thunder”!! (Watch)

With Mike Evans and Vincent Jackson already in the mix, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers just added another explosive wideout to their roster. Nebraska’s Kenny Bell had the combine’s highest vertical jump, broad jump and three-cone drill, while also running a 4.4 second 40-yard dash. Bell hasn’t been able to get everything out of his natural talents yet, but the tools are there. Check...
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Draft Puts Spotlight on Buccaneers Veterans

As many have expected all along, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected Jameis Winston out of Florida State University with the first overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft.In the second round, Tampa Bay picked offensive tackle Donovan Smith out of Penn State and guard Ali Marpet out of Hobart to round out their offensive line.Barring any trades in the backfield, it is likely that Tampa Bay...
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Tampa Bay Buccaneers go BEEF to protect Jameis Winston

Tampa Bay realized it struck out last year in free agency with Anthony Collins and the other Ali Marpet will transition to guard to round out the O line for the Bucs going into 2015. cast of characters brought in to pretend at offensive line play. On Friday they picked their starting left tackle in the draft, as Penn State’s Donovan Smith to man that position, and then traded...
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Tampa Bay Picks Up Some Protection for Winston in Round 2

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected their franchise quarterback, Jameis Winston, Thursday night, and the team has now added two extra bodies up front to protect him.The team used its original second-round selection, the 34th overall pick, on Penn State OT Donovan Smith, and it then proceeded to trade with the Indianapolis Colts to select Hobart OG Ali Marpet at 61st overall. The Bucs...
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Buccaneers select Hobart offensive lineman Ali Marpet

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) The Tampa Bay Buccaneers continue to address needs on offense, trading up into the second round to select Hobart College's Ali Marpet with the 61st pick in the NFL draft. The Bucs gave up the first pick in the third round - No. 65 overall - to Indianapolis. The teams also swapped positions in the fourth round, with the Bucs dropping to No. 128 and the Colts moving...
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Tampa Bay Buccaneers jump back into second round, grab first player ever from Hobart

The Bucs aren’t playing around. They know that this is their best opportunity to inject their team with young talent, and they’re going to take advantage of it. After drafting Jameis Winston and Donovan Smith, Tampa Bay moved back up into the second round to grab Ali Marpet. **TRADE ALERT** TB Receives: #61 (2nd round) #128 (4th round) IND Receives: #65 (3rd round) #109...
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Buccaneers draft Ali Marpet with the No. 61 pick

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected guard Ali Marpet with the No. 61 overall pick in the NFL draft on Friday. Marpet started 37 of the 43 games he played for Hobart. In 2014, was named second-team Little A.P. All-American, first-team All-Liberty and the Liberty Conference Co-Offensive Player of the Year. He Did not allow a sack during 2014. “Everyone is talking about Marpet...
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Bucs introduce Jameis Winston to Tampa Bay

After selecting Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston Thursday night, the team introduced him to Tampa Bay on Friday.  “The days leading up to yesterday, there was an excitement in this building that you can’t put into words and it’s been almost 24 hours and that excitement hasn’t subsided,” general manager Jason Licht said as he started Winston’s introductory press...
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Jameis Winston Explains Crab Legs Post

Jameis Winston has given an explanation regarding his posting and subsequently deleting a picture of him posing with crab legs last night. Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk reported the story. Regarding his reason, Winston kept it simple. “That photo, I had to thank Capt. Keith [Colburn] from The Deadliest Catch and that was just a thank you to him,” Winston said.  “It was...
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Buccaneers use second pick on Donovan Smith

In a bit of a head-scratcher, the Buccaneers used the 34th overall selection on Penn State offensive tackle Donovan Smith. With Jake Fisher and T.J. Clemmings still available, I don’t understand this move at all. Charles Davis and Mike Mayock praised Smith on NFL Network, speaking about his long arms and how much of a “people mover” he is. Well, I would argue that so is T.J...
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Buccaneers draft OT Donovan Smith with No. 34 pick

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected Penn State offensive tackle Donovan Smith with the No. 34 pick in the second round of the NFL draft. Smith, 6-foot-6, 338 pounds, started 31 games while at Penn State, but missed two games in 2014 due to injury. The Bucs hope Smith will be able to protect the first overall pick in this year’s draft, Jameis Winston, for a longtime. New...
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Reactions from Jameis Winston’s signing, press conference

In what might be record time, Jameis Winston and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have already agreed on a contract. We haven’t even gotten into the second round of the draft and already we have the number one overall pick signed to a four year deal. The details were first reported by NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport. Jameis Winston signed with the #Bucs for 4-years, $25.35M, source said...
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Jameis Winston Signs Rookie Deal with the Buccaneers

New Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ quarterback Jameis Winston is now officially a NFL player. The team announced on Friday that it has signed the first overall pick to a four-year year contract. NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport goes on to report that the deal is for $25.35 million guaranteed with a $16.7 million signing bonus. That’s par for the course under the collective bargaining agreement...
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Winston signs 4-year contract with Buccaneers

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed Jameis Winston to a four-year contract less than 24 hours after selecting the quarterback with the first pick of the NFL draft. Terms details of the deal, announced during Winston's introductory news conference on Friday, were not released. The contract includes an option for a fifth year. Winston said he was ''glad we have the...
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Winston signs four-year, $25.35 million deal with Buccaneers

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have Jameis Winston under contract, the team announced on Friday. FOX Sports 1 NFL Insider Mike Garafolo reports that the No. 1 overall pick of the 2015 NFL Draft signed a four-year deal with $25.35 million with a $16.7 million signing bonus. The contract is fully guaranteed. Winston met with reporters on Friday and expressed his excitement at getting the...
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Look: Tampa Bay and Jameis Winston master the art of the Selfie Stick

I know I’m not the only one that thinks this is a bit weird…right? Winston's first day at One Buc! And possibly the first-ever GM/1st Pick selfie? PHOTOS: http://t.co/29J9ck049x pic.twitter.com/QxETQ5WJan — Tampa Bay Buccaneers (@TBBuccaneers) May 1, 2015 In other news, the Bucs already have Winston under contract and are selling his jersey… Jameis Winston has signed...
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Look: Tampa Bay and Jameis Winston master the art of the Selfie Stick

I know I’m not the only one that thinks this is a bit weird…right? Winston's first day at One Buc! And possibly the first-ever GM/1st Pick selfie? PHOTOS: http://t.co/29J9ck049x pic.twitter.com/QxETQ5WJan — Tampa Bay Buccaneers (@TBBuccaneers) May 1, 2015 In other news, the Bucs already have Winston under contract and are selling his jersey… Jameis Winston has signed...
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Jameis Winston Comments On The Crab Legs Photo He Posted and Deleted

A couple hours after he was drafted No. 1 overall by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the NFL Draft Thursday night, Jameis Winston posted a photo of himself eating some crab legs.  The photo, unsurprisingly, went viral, as Winston got himself into some trouble last spring when he took crab legs from a Publix without paying for them.  Winston later deleted the photo – Tampa Bay executives...
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