The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are shuffling their roster a bit after Sunday’s 48-25 Week 2 victory over the Atlanta Falcons. Wide receiver John Hurst and cornerback Rashard Robinson are joining the practice squad for the defending Super Bowl champs, as well as outside linebacker Elijah Ponder, who was added on Sunday.
It took a while, but Buccaneers coach Bruce Arians is once again calling out quarterback Tom Brady. Via JoeBucsFan.com, Arians blamed a strip-sack on Brady holding the football for too long during an appearance on WDAE radio.
The only numbers that really, truly matter are the ones under each team's name at the end of every game. But even then it's still fun to dissect all the different aspects of a stat sheet once the final whistle sounds.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were challenged in each of their first two games this season, but they managed to get the job done in both contests, and now head into Week 3 with a 2-0 record and a franchise-best 10-game winning streak.
We're starting this series a week later than we should have, but alas. Introducing the Buccaneers weekly stock report, which will identify Bucs players, coaches, and all-around factors that are proving themselves as vital to the team's success, as well as ones that are trending in the other direction.
Which five players were Tampa Bay’s best in Sunday’s 48-25 win over the Falcons? On Sunday afternoon, the Buccaneers followed their season-opening win over the Cowboys with a 48-25 win over the division rival Falcons at Raymond James Stadium.
There were a lot of big decisions to be made during the Buccaneers' Week 2 bout with the Falcons, but according to EdjSports, Bruce Arians' decision to go for it on 4th and 1 from the Bucs 41 was the biggest -and best- decision of them all.
Bill Belichick and Tom Brady are about to face off against each other for the first time next weekend. So the Patriots head coach and the Buccaneers quarterback are expected to be asked a lot of questions about each other ahead of the reunion.
Richard Sherman‘s July arrest put quite a damper on his market, but things are starting to heat back up. Several days ago, we heard that the 49ers remain interested in a reunion with the five-time Pro Bowler, and Tom Pelissero of NFL.com reported this morning that multiple teams have reached out to Sherman recently.