8:35 AM EDT, Mon August 03, 2020
The Pewter Plank 14 hours ago

Free agents the Buccaneers can sign for the veteran minimum

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers don’t have much cap space left, but they can still sign players willing to play on a minimum contract. Cap space is a problematic resource to navigate in the NFL, and it is especially limited for the Buccaneers right now. The Bucs are cutting it close with their remaining space, but […] Free agents the Buccaneers can sign for the veteran minimum - The Pewter Plank - The Pewter Plank - A Tampa Bay Buccaneers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Bucs Nation 15 hours ago
Cameron Brate talks about his COVID-19 case, opt-outs, and mitigated risk around the NFL

Cameron Brate talks about his COVID-19 case, opt-outs, and mitigated risk around the NFL

Cameron Brate, Buccaneers tight end and COVID-19 survivor | The Bucs tight end says his off season workouts were a “calculated risk” Since the Buccaneers tight end released his COVID-19 PSA video, he’s had a lot to answer for regarding his own COVID-19 case. How did he get it? Is he worried about spreading it to his teammates? Did he know he had it during his off season workouts with Tom Brady? Brate started off his PSA video posted to Instagram by saying: The Corona virus pandemic has had a devastating effect on our population. And it continues to impact nearly every aspect of...
The Pewter Plank 17 hours ago

Could quarterback Ryan Griffin be done with the Buccaneers?

Ryan Griffin has been a fun story to follow regarding the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, but it seems like his time on the team is coming to an end. Roster cuts are going to be the main focus for the Buccaneers over the next few months. Getting the numbers down to the league standard will be […] Could quarterback Ryan Griffin be done with the Buccaneers? - The Pewter Plank - The Pewter Plank - A Tampa Bay Buccaneers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
The Pewter Plank Aug 2, 2020

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were smart to stay away from these players

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were smart to stay away from these three players The Tampa Bay Buccaneers made some major moves during the 2020 offseason, but that’s not all they were rumored to do. The Buccaneers signed Tom Brady and then traded for Rob Gronkowski earlier this spring and that set the NFL world on […] The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were smart to stay away from these players - The Pewter Plank - The Pewter Plank - A Tampa Bay Buccaneers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
The Pewter Plank Aug 1, 2020

3 reasons why signing LeSean McCoy is great for the Buccaneers

LeSean McCoy is now a Tampa Bay Buccaneer, and the team is continuing to take steps towards being one of the best in the league in 2020. Signing LeSean McCoy was not a move that most Bucs fans had on their 2020 offseason Bingo card. The past few months have been anything but ordinary, but […] 3 reasons why signing LeSean McCoy is great for the Buccaneers - The Pewter Plank - The Pewter Plank - A Tampa Bay Buccaneers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
The Pewter Plank Aug 1, 2020

The Buccaneers were absolutely right to pass on Jamal Adams

As a reflection on the blockbuster trade for star safety Jamal Adams, the Buccaneers were right to pass on a player that looked like a perfect fit. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Jamal Adams looked like a match made in Heaven. Adams would give the team the boost needed to become one of the best […] The Buccaneers were absolutely right to pass on Jamal Adams - The Pewter Plank - The Pewter Plank - A Tampa Bay Buccaneers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
The Pewter Plank Aug 1, 2020

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers make great moves with roster cuts

Roster cuts are never anything to take lightly, but the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are off to a great start finalizing their roster for 2020. Roster cuts are always the hardest part of the NFL season. Every year, approximately half of the players who start the preseason lose their jobs before the regular season begins. It […] The Tampa Bay Buccaneers make great moves with roster cuts - The Pewter Plank - The Pewter Plank - A Tampa Bay Buccaneers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Bucs Nation Aug 1, 2020
Peter Schrager predicts Buccaneers’ Devin White in Top-10 of 2021 NFL Top-100

Peter Schrager predicts Buccaneers’ Devin White in Top-10 of 2021 NFL Top-100

Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Bold prediction coming from an NFL Network analyst known for - well - bold predictions As Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David got the 2020 NFL Top-100 started as the 100th ranked player on the list, Bucs fans took to social media to voice their displeasure with the slotting. Then, as Los Angeles Chargers wide receiver Keenan Allen whined about his ranking by saying he was better than both Bucs Mike Evans and Chris Godwin, Tampa Bay fans laughed and celebrated at the higher rankings of their favorite duo. Still, with five Buccaneers on the 2020 NFL...
The Pewter Plank Aug 1, 2020

Tampa Bay Buccaneers: 5 bold predictions for Training Camp 2020

Five Bold Predictions for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Training Camp in 2020 The Tampa Bay Buccaneers enter the 2020 season as one of the absolute darlings of the NFL world. The Buccaneers made some major additions, led by the signing of QB Tom Brady, during the offseason and they are now considered by many to […] Tampa Bay Buccaneers: 5 bold predictions for Training Camp 2020 - The Pewter Plank - The Pewter Plank - A Tampa Bay Buccaneers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Bucs Nation Jul 31, 2020
No preseason games brings up concerns of Week 1 readiness for the Bucs

No preseason games brings up concerns of Week 1 readiness for the Bucs

Mike Evans hauls in a pass for a 50-yard touchdown as Saints cornerback Marshon Lattimore face-plants into the turf during the Bucs 48-40 victory on September 9, 2018. | Chuck Cook-USA TODAY Sports Will they be New Orleans-ready? When the NFL and NFLPA agreed to wipe out the preseason during COVID-19 protocol discussions, many wondered how the regular season would hold up. For now, the season has a green light. However, it brings up concerns about how ready the Buccaneers will really be for their season opener in New Orleans on September 13 against the Saints. Factor in how the league...
Bucs Nation Jul 31, 2020
Bucs place two more running backs on Reserve/COVID-19 list

Bucs place two more running backs on Reserve/COVID-19 list

Photo by Todd Kirkland/ Two more go on the Reserve/COVID-19 list for Tampa Bay... The Buccaneers have placed two more running backs on the league’s Reserve/COVID-19 list, the team announced Friday afternoon. Full squads have started reporting for training camp across the league this week, and of course, the first step in beginning workouts is clearing COVID-19 protocols. Tampa Bay had previously placed rookie running back Ke’Shawn Vaughn on the Reserve/COVID-19 list, and now fellow rookie running back Raymond Calais and second-year running back Aca’Cedric Ware have both joined...
Bucs Nation Jul 31, 2020
Buccaneers’ Tristan Wirfs keeping 2020 hurdles in perspective

Buccaneers’ Tristan Wirfs keeping 2020 hurdles in perspective

Photo by Alika Jenner/ Despite having a rookie experience like none other, this year’s first-round pick is maintaining his excitement When Tristan Wirfs found out he would become the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ first-round pick in the 2020 NFL Draft, he likely had the same thoughts most rookies had. Thoughts about what it meant for his future, his families future, and of course getting set to head to his new city for the first batch of rookie workouts and exposure to the NFL. While Wirfs and every other first-round pick had the unique experience of watching the NFL commissioner announce...
Bucs Nation Jul 31, 2020
The Crow’s Nest: The signing of Shady, Brate on COVID-19, and roster cuts

The Crow’s Nest: The signing of Shady, Brate on COVID-19, and roster cuts

Photo by John Babiak/Bucs Nation Web links on the Buccaneers and the NFL. LeSean McCoy: Hall Of Famer, Mentor-In-ChiefOne thing Bucco Bruce Arians and Tampa Bay fans will soon realize about the newest Buccaneer, running back LeSean McCoy, is the guy with the 22nd-most rushing yards in NFL history loves mentoring young players and being a team-first voice. Carlton Davis already a ‘top 10’ NFL cornerback, Bucs coach saysBruce Arians raves about his young corner. Cameron Brate, recovered from coronavirus, says Buccaneers workouts were ‘calculated risk’Brate contracted the virus as...
Bucs Nation Jul 30, 2020
Buccaneers sign RB LeSean McCoy

Buccaneers sign RB LeSean McCoy

Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports The former Eagles and Chiefs running back has agreed to a one year deal The Buccaneers have added veteran running back LeSean McCoy to the roster, agreeing to a one year deal according to Adam Schefter; Veteran RB LeSean McCoy reached agreement on a one-year deal with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, per @rosenhaussports. “He’s very excited to play with established vets like Brady and Gronk in trying to win another championship,” Rosenhaus said.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) July 30, 2020 Per NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, the deal is a minimal...
The Pewter Plank Jul 30, 2020

Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Are playoffs the bare minimum in 2020?

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers could not be in a better situation going into 2020, but there will be a fine line to walk between success and disappointment. No, the Buccaneers are not locks to make it to the Super Bowl in 2020, and no, the season won’t be a waste if they don’t win it […] Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Are playoffs the bare minimum in 2020? - The Pewter Plank - The Pewter Plank - A Tampa Bay Buccaneers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Buccaneers Player News

  • 1 Tom Brady

    Tom Brady

    Cameron Brate talks about his COVID-19 case, opt-outs, and mitigated risk around the NFL

  • 1 Cameron Brate

    Cameron Brate

    Cameron Brate talks about his COVID-19 case, opt-outs, and mitigated risk around the NFL

  • 1 Ryan Griffin

    Ryan Griffin

    Could quarterback Ryan Griffin be done with the Buccaneers?

  • Rob Gronkowski

    Rob Gronkowski

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were smart to stay away from these players

  • LeSean McCoy

    LeSean McCoy

    3 reasons why signing LeSean McCoy is great for the Buccaneers

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