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Sports Day Tampa Bay podcast: Mailbag: Bucs quarterbacks, Dirk Koetter's future, more

Sports Day Tampa Bay podcast: Mailbag: Bucs quarterbacks, Dirk Koetter's future, more

Rick Stroud takes your most pressing questions on today's mailbag episode.Among the topics:-Bucs head coach Dirk Koetter's decision to keep Ryan Fitzpatrick under center. The futures of Koetter and quarterback Jameis Winston. Rays coaching changes. And more.
The Bucs are starting a journeyman over Jameis Winston. Here's what that means

The Bucs are starting a journeyman over Jameis Winston. Here's what that means

Bucs coach Dirk Koetter didn't take long to figure out who his starting quarterback will be this week. Less than 24 hours, to be exact.Fairly soon after the Bucs limped off the field following Sunday's embarrassingly futile 16-3 loss to Washington, Koetter went back to a
Sports Day Tampa Bay podcast: Ryan Fitzpatrick will stay under center for Bucs

Sports Day Tampa Bay podcast: Ryan Fitzpatrick will stay under center for Bucs

In a surprise move, Bucs head coach Dirk Koetter announces that Ryan Fitzpatrick will continue to be the starting quarterback this week instead of switching back to Jameis Winston.Rick Stroud-discusses the news, plus the signing of kicker Cairo Santos-to replace Chandler
The Pewter Plank Nov 13, 2018

Buccaneers: Now is the time to turn back to Jameis Winston

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers 2018 season is all but over. With the focus shifting towards next season, it is time to start Jameis Winston. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have reached an impasse. The team dropped their Week 10 game to the Washington Redskins 16-3, in a game they quite frankly should have won. Sitting at 3-6, […] Buccaneers: Now is the time to turn back to Jameis Winston - The Pewter Plank - The Pewter Plank - A Tampa Bay Buccaneers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Bucs coach Dirk Koetter explains his decision to stick with Ryan Fitzpatrick over Jameis Winston

Bucs coach Dirk Koetter explains his decision to stick with Ryan Fitzpatrick over Jameis Winston

TAMPA-- Questions about who will start at quarterback Sunday against the Giants dominated Bucs coach Dirk Koetter's Monday press conference. Here's a several of the questions and Koetter's answers:On who will start at quarterback against the
Bucs Nation Nov 10, 2018
Record watch: Week 10

Record watch: Week 10

Which Tampa Bay players are working their way toward franchise records as the team hosts Washington on Sunday? The Buccaneers host the NFC East-leading Washington Redskins on Sunday, looking to break their current two-game losing streak. When they kick off at 1 p.m. on Sunday, there will be a number of players looking to make their way up the charts of franchise history. Career Receptions Mike Evans has 356 catches in his career, which leaves him 75 away from passing James Wilder (430) for the franchise record. Career Passing Yards Jameis Winston is stuck on the bench and stuck at 12,817...
The Pewter Plank Nov 9, 2018

Buccaneers Fantasy Football Week 10: Start ’em, sit ’em

Need some Tampa Bay Buccaneers fantasy advice for Week 10? Find out which Bucs must start, and which should move to the bench. Fantasy owners must love the value the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have brought them all season. Ryan Fitzpatrick and Jameis Winston were available on almost every waiver wire at some point this season […] Buccaneers Fantasy Football Week 10: Start ’em, sit ’em - The Pewter Plank - The Pewter Plank - A Tampa Bay Buccaneers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
ESPN projects that Jameis Winston will return to Bucs, Dirk Koetter will not

ESPN projects that Jameis Winston will return to Bucs, Dirk Koetter will not

They're the questions on the minds of all Bucs fans.Will head coach Dirk Koetter be fired? Will quarterback Jameis Winson be back? What about GM Jason Licht?Well, one national writer thinks he has a couple of the answers.In his
Bucs Nation Nov 7, 2018
The Crow’s Nest: Debating the Bucs QB situation

The Crow’s Nest: Debating the Bucs QB situation

Web links on the Buccaneers. Bucs roundtable: Who should start at QB the rest of the seasonThe Bucs are 3-5 at the midway point of their season, having started Ryan Fitzpatrick for five games and Jameis Winston for two. NFC South after Week 9: Bucs Start to FallTampa tumbles, but the rest of the division takes care of business. Panthers 42 Buccaneers 28: 3 plays to love, 3 plays to hateThese key plays swung momentum and decided the Panthers 42-28 home win against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, putting Carolina’s record at 6-2. Scouting Alex Smith and Washington from Beau Allen & How the Bucs...
Bucs roundtable: Who should start at QB the rest of the season

Bucs roundtable: Who should start at QB the rest of the season

The Bucs are 3-5 at the midway point of their season, having started Ryan Fitzpatrick for five games and Jameis Winston for two.They are 2-3 in games Fitzpatrick has started; 1-2 in Winston's starts.Fitzpatrick rallied the Bucs in relief of Winston at Cincinnati.The
The Pewter Plank Nov 5, 2018

Buccaneers historically bad defense will define 2018 season

Jameis Winston, Ryan Fitzpatrick, it doesn’t matter, the Buccaneers have no chance of competing, thanks to their defense. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are on pace to make history, for all the wrong reasons. So far this season, the Buccaneers have allowed a whopping 275 points, which translates to 34.4 points per game. If the Bucs continue […] Buccaneers historically bad defense will define 2018 season - The Pewter Plank - The Pewter Plank - A Tampa Bay Buccaneers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Bucs Nation Nov 4, 2018
Open thread for Week 9: Buccaneers at Panthers

Open thread for Week 9: Buccaneers at Panthers

Live twitter updates from the Bucs-Panthers matchup. The Buccaneers dropped another game last week in Cincinnati and now sit at 3-4 on the season. Tampa Bay has benched quarterback Jameis Winston for this game for Ryan Fitzpatrick in hopes the ageless wonder gets them back on the winning track. But it won’t be easy in Week 9. The Bucs face their division rivals Carolina Panthers. Quarterback Cam Newton and the Carolina offense have hit a groove in recent weeks so the Buccaneers defense will be challenged often throughout the game. Carolina currently carries a Top 10 run defense so if the...
ClutchPoints Nov 4, 2018
Buccaneers rumors: Jameis Winston’s 5th-year option won’t impact playing time this season

Buccaneers rumors: Jameis Winston’s 5th-year option won’t impact playing time this season

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are still trying to figure out what to do with Jameis Winston with his $20.9 million option for next season but the team is insisting that decision is not playing into the decision if he will play again this season. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, the Buccaneers number one concern […] The post Buccaneers rumors: Jameis Winston’s 5th-year option won’t impact playing time this season appeared first on ClutchPoints.
FOX Sports Nov 4, 2018
Preview: Buccaneers roll with Ryan Fitzpatrick vs. NFC South rival Panthers

Preview: Buccaneers roll with Ryan Fitzpatrick vs. NFC South rival Panthers

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have lost four of their last five and turn to Ryan Fitzpatrick after Jameis Winston committed 11 turnovers in his last 3 ½ games.
Why Ryan Fitzpatrick throws the NFL's most lethal deep ball

Why Ryan Fitzpatrick throws the NFL's most lethal deep ball

TAMPA - The Bucs built their big-play passing offense around Jameis Winston, but this season, it's been Ryan Fitzpatrick who has best benefited from of the vertical passing weapons around him.Both have put up big passing numbers, and the Bucs have the NFL's top passing

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Buccaneers Player News

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    Lavonte David

    Bucs practice report: Linebacker Lavonte David absent from practice Wednesday

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    Ryan Fitzpatrick

    Redskins win in Tampa brings division title one step closer

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    Jason Pierre-Paul

    Jason Pierre-Paul was shocked at how Giants handled exit, coming back to bring 'the house down'

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    Jameis Winston

    Sports Day Tampa Bay podcast: Mailbag: Bucs quarterbacks, Dirk Koetter's future, more

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    Kevin Minter

    The Crow’s Nest: Roster move reactions, Giants-Bucs opening line, and more on the kicker

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    Cairo Santos

    "Brutal business,' lands Cairo Santos as the next place-kicker for the Bucs

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    Evan Smith

    Bucs place Evan Smith and Shaun Wilson on injured reserve, Dare Ogunbowale, Kevin Minter signed

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    Shaun Wilson

    Bucs place Evan Smith and Shaun Wilson on injured reserve, Dare Ogunbowale, Kevin Minter signed

  • DeSean Jackson

    Frustrated WR Jackson not giving up on Bucs playoff hopes

  • Mike Evans

    Record watch: Week 10