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Thursday, Nov 27, 2014

Bucs Report

A Pro Football Blog by Roy Cummings and Ira Kaufman

Go behind the scenes with Buccaneers beat writers Roy Cummings and Ira Kaufman as they offer their insights on the latest happenings with the team.

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McCoy: Opener a ‘statement game’ for Bucs


You only get one chance to make a good first impression. That point has not been lost on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Triple-team McCoy? Bucs’ DT says ‘go ahead’

Published:   |   Updated: September 5, 2014 at 07:03 AM

The Carolina Panthers did an exceptional job of neutralizing Tampa Bay Buccaneers Pro Bowl defensive tackle Gerald McCoy last year.

Bucs defense’s top task: stop Cam Newton


TAMPA — The Buccaneer defense has one primary task in Sunday’s season opener against the Panthers.

Bucs Wright may be struggling in new role


TAMPA — Luke Stocker was the first Tampa Bay Buccaneers tight end to have a pass thrown his way against Miami on Saturday night. Brandon Myers was the second and rookie Austin Seferian-Jenkins was third.

Bucs add former first-round pick, DE English


The Bucs continued to tweak their roster, signing DE Larry English and waiving injured DT Jibreel Black.

Bucs Hot Reads: Cold, hard truth is ice 'Didn't feel too bad'


Bucs Hot Reads: Cold, hard truth is ice 'Didn't feel too bad' TAMPA — The Ice Bucket Challenge arrived at One Buc Place in a big way on the final afternoon of training camp.

Bucs sign DE Fatinikun


TAMPA — The Buccaneers signed defensive end T.J. Fatinikun on Tuesday.

One solution to Bucs’ guard issue? 49ers’ holdout Boone


TAMPA — Concerned about the status of his team’s guard play, Tampa Bay Buccaneers general manager Jason Licht has made no secret of his willingness to look outside of the organization for a possible solution....

Bucs sign USF DE Giddens, Ruffin


TAMPA — The Buccaneers continued to shuffle their training camp roster Tuesday, signing defensive ends Ryne Giddins and James Ruffin.