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Winless Bucs searching for way to overcome adversity
Nothing went right for Josh McCown and the Bucs during their 42-point loss to the division-rival Falcons on Thursday night.
Ready to put some distance between themselves and one of the most humiliating losses in franchise history, the Bucs couldn't get out of Atlanta fast enough on Thursday night. On this night, however,...
Goodell: ‘Same mistakes can never be repeated’

Goodell: ‘Same mistakes can never be repeated’

More defiant than contrite, Roger Goodell announced no sweeping changes in his first public statements in more than a week of turmoil surrounding the NFL’s handling of players accused of crimes.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Bucs notes: McCown is the starter if healthy, Smith says

Bucs notes: McCown is the starter if healthy, Smith says

An MRI exam revealed a severe sprain but not a broken thumb for quarterback Luke McCown. An unconfirmed Fox Sports report says he may get another test on the thumb, however.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Winless Bucs searching for way to overcome adversity

Winless Bucs searching for way to overcome adversity Video

Ready to put some distance between themselves and one of the most humiliating losses in franchise history, the Bucs couldn't get out of Atlanta fast enough on Thursday night. On this night, however, they couldn't even get that right.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Takeaways from Bucs 56-14 defeat

Takeaways from Bucs 56-14 defeat Video

Olivia Stacey talks with Roy Cummings, the Tribune’s Bucs beat writer, about the Bucs loss to the Atlanta Falcons.
Updated: 13 hours ago

McCown has significant sprain, not a break

TAMPA — An MRI on the injured right thumb of Buccaneers quarterback Josh McCown revealed a significant sprain, but not a break.
Updated: 15 hours ago
It’s clear that the Bucs just weren’t ready
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It’s clear that the Bucs just weren’t ready

ATLANTA — They weren’t ready.
Updated: 23 hours ago
Five more giveaways contribute mightily to lopsided defeat for Bucs

Five more giveaways contribute mightily to lopsided defeat for Bucs

ATLANTA — He arrived in Tampa preaching that turnovers and takeaways would define his team’s season.
Published: 09/19/14
Bucs notes: Struggles cut deep for GM Licht

Bucs notes: Struggles cut deep for GM Licht

After almost two decades working in scouting and personnel for five franchises, Jason Licht figured he was prepared to be an NFL general manager.
Published: 09/19/14
Falcons hand winless Bucs one of their worst defeats

Falcons hand winless Bucs one of their worst defeats

The Bucs gave the ball away five times and tied a team record by allowing 35 points in the first half in a 56-14 loss that nearly ranked as the most lopsided in team history.
Published: 09/18/14
Updated: 09/19/14
Hester’s record-breaking runback a very familiar sight for Lovie

Hester’s record-breaking runback a very familiar sight for Lovie

Before Thursday’s game, Bucs coach Lovie Smith and Falcons WR Devin Hester shared an emotional embrace. The next time Smith noticed No. 17, Hester was streaking past his sideline for a pair of touchdowns.
Published: 09/19/14
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