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Friday, Oct 31, 2014

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Bucs rookie Murray proving he belongs
Patrick Murray has proven he has the leg to kick in the NFL.
After fighting for his job, Bucs rookie kicker Patrick Murray has shown he has the leg to kick in the NFL
Receiver Mike Evans has caught at least four passes in each of the six games he’s played, the first Bucs rookie to do that. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
Bucs rookie WR Evans gaining comfort at NFL level

Bucs notes: Team set for ‘epic climb,’ Smith says

TAMPA — With a 1-6 record and the last-ranked offense and defense in the NFL, the Buccaneers appear well on their way to what could be one of the worst seasons in franchise history.
Updated: 7 mins ago
Bucs rookie Murray proving he belongs

Bucs rookie Murray proving he belongs

TAMPA — All Patrick Murray wanted was a fair fight.
Updated: 10 mins ago
Bucs notes: Smith still not giving up on first season

Bucs notes: Smith still not giving up on first season

TAMPA — With a 1-6 record and the last-ranked offense and defense in the NFL, the Buccaneers appear well on their way to what could be one of the worst seasons in franchise history.
Updated: 11 mins ago
Bucs rookie WR Evans gaining comfort at NFL level

Bucs rookie WR Evans gaining comfort at NFL level

TAMPA — With a 1-6 record and the last-ranked offense and defense in the NFL, the Buccaneers appear well on their way to what could be one of the worst seasons in franchise history.
Updated: 7 hours ago

Hot Reads: Hits can deceive, Bucs QB Glennon says

TAMPA — Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Mike Glennon was sacked five times each in the past two games. But many of the hits the second-year pro absorbs look worse than they really are, he said.
Updated: 8 hours ago
Bucs pass protection not keeping QB Glennon safe

Bucs pass protection not keeping QB Glennon safe

In the past two games, losses a mostly veteran line allowed first Baltimore and then Minnesota to sack quarterback Mike Glennon five times each.
Updated: 22 hours ago
Bucs notes: Players react to Barron, Casillas trades

Bucs notes: Players react to Barron, Casillas trades

A chair was turned around in an empty locker room stall Wednesday as the Buccaneers returned to work without two defensive players who departed in trades.
Published: 10/29/14

Hot Reads: Slow starts still plague Bucs offense

Another game, another slow start. That warped, broken record continued for the Bucs in Sunday’s 19-13 overtime loss to Minnesota
Published: 10/29/14
Ira Kaufman’s NFL Power Rankings for Week 9

Ira Kaufman’s NFL Power Rankings for Week 9

Each week, 12 national media members — including The Tampa Tribune’s Ira Kaufman — rank teams in what is known as The Associated Press Pro32 power rankings. Here is Kaufman’s ballot.
Published: 10/29/14
Bucs Notes: Pass rush picks up pressure in defeat

Bucs Notes: Pass rush picks up pressure in defeat

It didn’t show up in the form of a sack, but DE Michael Johnson might have turned in his best pass-rushing effort of the year during the Bucs' ’ 19-13 loss to the Vikings.
Published: 10/28/14
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