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Saturday, Oct 25, 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.

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.

CB Williams’ induction to hit home for Bucs’ Byrd

Published:   |   Updated: July 31, 2014 at 06:54 AM

TAMPA — When Aeneas Williams steps to the podium Saturday night for his Pro Football Hall of Fame induction speech, Tampa Bay Buccaneers assistant coach Gill Byrd will have a difficult time hiding his emotions.

Logjam at tight end? Bucs’ Smith says it’s not a problem


TAMPA — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers devoted a lot of resources to their tight end position during the offseason, adding veteran free agent Brandon Myers and second-round draft pick Austin Seferian-Jenkins to a group that already included veteran...

Despite weather threat, Bucs like afternoon workouts


Despite weather threat, Bucs like afternoon workouts
TAMPA — Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith raised both eyebrows and concern when he announced he would hold the majority of his team’s training camp workouts in the mid- or late afternoon this year.

Revis reports to Patriots in ‘best shape of career’

Published:   |   Updated: July 25, 2014 at 03:58 PM

TAMPA — Patriots cornerback Darrelle Revis, whose one season in Tampa was hindered by his recovery from knee surgery, declared himself in the best shape of his career on Friday.