9:30 AM EDT, Fri October 24, 2014
Tampa Tribune 14 hours ago
Hot Reads: WR Jackson wants to stay with Bucs

Hot Reads: WR Jackson wants to stay with Bucs

TAMPA -- Buccaneers WR Vincent Jackson has heard all the trade rumors involving his name, but hasn't heard anything from Bucs officials to suggest there's any truth to them. And that's just fine with him. Jackson, who leads Tampa Bay with 25 receptions for 344 yards and
Tampa Bay Times 15 hours ago

Vincent Jackson on trade talk: 'I'm happy here in Tampa'

TAMPA — Bucs receiver Vincent Jackson has reportedly drawn interest from other NFL teams before next week's trade deadline, but the 31-year-old said Thursday he wants to help turn around his team in Tampa Bay.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 19 hours ago

Frazier: Peterson, Harvin 'guys I have a lot of respect for'

Adrian Peterson and Percy Harvin haven’t created the best headlines this season, but former Vikings coach and current Buccaneers defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier praised his former star players as “great competitors and guys I have a lot of respect for.” “Tremendous talents, Pro Bowl players, both of them,” Frazier said Thursday during his weekly press conference in Tampa. “Enjoyed my time with them. Loved both of them. I haven’t talked to Percy in a while. I’ve talked to Adrian through some of the things he’s going through. And I wish both of them nothing but the...

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Rookie Patton lands with Cardinals' practice squad

The first time the Bucs cut rookie return specialist Solomon Patton, they were able to sign him back to the practice squad and soon after, back to the 53-man roster, where he handled return duties for the team's first six games.
The Ledger 8 hours ago

McCoy Says Bucs Defense Playing 'Soft'

Ever since being blown out by the Baltimore Ravens on Oct. 12, Tampa Bay has talked about getting better across the board. All Pro Tampa Bay defensive tackle Gerald McCoy said it's time for the 1-5 Bucs to stop talking and start doing.
Tampa Bay Times 19 hours ago

Gerald McCoy says Bucs defense has earned title of being 'soft'

Defensive tackle Gerald McCoy says the Bucs defense is soft. Worse yet, he says, it's on tape for all of the NFL to see.
Tampa Tribune 19 hours ago

Bucs' McCoy: We just have to be tougher

TAMPA -- There may be no worse an insult for a football player than to be called soft, but Tampa Bay defensive tackle Gerald McCoy says he understands why the Buccaneers may have earned that moniker. The leader of the 32nd-ranked defense in the 32-team NFL said Thursday the Bucs have not
Tampa Tribune 21 hours ago

Bucs have reasons for deferring at coin toss

Like many of his NFL rivals, Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith places a premium on ball security. That's why it's odd that he usually gives the ball away the first time he has a chance to possess it. The Bucs have elected to defer -- kicking off to their opponent --
Tampa Tribune Oct 23, 2014

Bucs notes: Banks returns to practice; Jackson, Goldson limited

CB Johnthan Banks, who didn't dress against Baltimore before the bye week, participated fully in Wednesday's practice. Six Bucs practiced on a limited basis: McCown, WR Vincent Jackson (rib), LT Anthony Collins (knee), LB Jonathan Casillas (hamstring), DB Keith Tandy (hamstring) and S Dashon
Tampa Bay Times Oct 23, 2014

Scouting Report, Week 8: When the Bucs play the Vikings, things could get messy

A new defensive-minded head coach, an early season change at quarterback, shaky offensive line play and five losses — sounds like the resume of the 2014 Tampa Bay Buccaneers, doesn't it?
The Ledger Oct 23, 2014

Bucs: McCown's Return Not Creating a QB Controversy

At one point this season, the Bucs had enough players on the injured list and not practicing to run a full-court game of basketball.
Tampa Bay Times Oct 22, 2014

Chargers-Broncos Thursday night preview

Tonight: Chargers at Broncos

Bucs Report: Charles Sims Returns to Practice

The Bucs nearly had all of its players return to practice Wednesday. The team was excited about one of the returnees. Rookie running back Charles Sims, who has been on the team’s injured reserve/designated to return list, practiced for the first time with the team. He had injured his ankle during the preseason and was put on the list. “He’s not there yet,” said coach Lovie Smith. “But it’s a process that we go through with him. But again, first… Read More »
Tampa Bay Times Oct 22, 2014

Bucs coach Lovie Smith "disappointed" in Bowers over PED suspension

TAMPA — Bucs coach Lovie Smith said he was "disappointed" in DE Da'Quan Bowers' decision to violate the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing substances, resulting in a two-game suspension without pay.

No Quarterback Controversy for the Bucs

As quarterback Josh McCown continues to get healthy from a thumb injury, there is coming a time when the Bucs will have to make a decision on who to turn to as the starting quarterback of the team. McCown was brought in specifically by Lovie Smith to guide the team. But the Bucs were 0-3 with McCown. Enter Mike Glennon, who is 1-2 as a starter and the perception is he has looked better than McCown. But the Bucs are… Read More »

Buccaneers Player News

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    Mike Glennon

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  • 1 Josh McCown

    Josh McCown

    Bucs notes: QB dilemma is whether to activate McCown

  • 1 Gerald McCoy

    Gerald McCoy

    Gerald McCoy says Bucs defense has earned title of being 'soft'

  • Vincent Jackson

    Vincent Jackson

    Buccaneers considering a Vincent Jackson trade

  • Mason Foster

    Mason Foster

    Vincent Jackson, Johnthan Banks, Mike Evans return to practice for Buccaneers

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