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Thursday, Dec 18, 2014

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

With McCoy out, Bowers may get more time, but readiness is concern

With McCoy out, Bowers may get more time, but readiness is concern

TAMPA — The loss of DT Gerald McCoy to a season-ending right knee sprain will likely result in an increase in playing time the last two games for McCoy’s top backup, Da’Quan Bowers.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Bucs’ McCown makes most of long-distance family time

Bucs’ McCown makes most of long-distance family time

TAMPA — With his wife and four kids at the family’s North Carolina home, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Josh McCown has been living a bachelor’s life this season.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Bucs notes: Packers expect big-time support in Tampa

Bucs notes: Packers expect big-time support in Tampa

All the single-game tickets for Sunday’s matchup between the Bucs and Packers were scooped up in June, and a huge contingent of Green Bay fans is expected to fill Raymond James Stadium.
Updated: 9 hours ago
Is Glennon still Bucs’ quarterback of the future?

Is Glennon still Bucs’ quarterback of the future?

Mike Glennon remains convinced he is Tampa Bay's long-term solution under center. His coach doesn't seem so sure anymore.
Updated: 10 hours ago
Hot Reads: GB coach could pass Lombardi’s mark

Hot Reads: GB coach could pass Lombardi’s mark

Packers coach Mike McCarthy understands the expectations that come with overseeing one of the NFL’s historic franchises, dating back to the Vince Lombardi era.
Updated: 20 hours ago
Bucs prepare for Green Bay Packers

Bucs prepare for Green Bay Packers

At 2-12 the Tampa Bay Buccaneers seek their first victory at Raymond James Stadium, while the Green Bay Packers are eager to make a comeback after an upset at Buffalo last week.
Updated: 23 hours ago
Bucs Lookahead: Tampa Bay vs. Green Bay

Bucs Lookahead: Tampa Bay vs. Green Bay

The Bucs seek their first 2014 victory at Raymond James Stadium on Sunday as a sellout crowd teeming with Green Bay fans will greet Aaron Rodgers and the Packers, who were upset at Buffalo last week.
Published: 12/17/14

Bucs add to roster after McCoy, Murphy, Seferian-Jenkins go on I.R.

The Buccaneers promoted wide receiver Tavarres King, tight end Evan Rodriguez and defensive tackle George Uko from the practice squad and signed wide receiver Chandler Jones to the practice squad.
Published: 12/17/14
Ira Kaufman’s NFL Power Rankings for Week 16

Ira Kaufman’s NFL Power Rankings for Week 16

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: 12/17/14
Vincent Jackson among  Walter Payton Award nominees

Vincent Jackson among Walter Payton Award nominees

NEW YORK — Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Vincent Jackson is among the 32 players eligible for the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award, the NFL announced today.
Published: 12/16/14