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Tuesday, Sep 02, 2014

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Bucs go into game mode as opener approaches
The Bucs went to great lengths throughout the preseason to keep their new, supposedly more modern and up-tempo offensive attack under wraps. They aren’t giving up on that quest.
Pattton, Demps, Kafka among Bucs hopefuls cut

Pattton, Demps, Kafka among Bucs hopefuls cut

TAMPA — Even after scoring a touchdown in the Buccaneers final preseason game last Thursday night, rookie wide receiver/return man Solomon Patton was a little nervous about the roster cuts that loomed this weekend....
Published: 08/30/14
Barth among 14 Bucs let go

Barth among 14 Bucs let go

TAMPA — Connor Barth had long since shaken off the effects of a season lost to an Achilles tendon injury and was preparing again Friday for what he is sure will be a comeback season in 2014 when he got the word:
Published: 08/30/14

Former Buc Wright may play TE for Patriots

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – The newest New England Patriots player seems to be fitting right in.
Published: 08/29/14
Bucs cut kicker Connor Barth

Bucs cut kicker Connor Barth

TAMPA — After missing all of last year with a torn Achilles tendon, place kicker Connor Barth was preparing for a comeback season in 2014.
Published: 08/29/14
Bucs shave 12 from roster, including OL Meredith

Bucs shave 12 from roster, including OL Meredith

TAMPA — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers reduced their roster to 63 players on Friday.
Published: 08/29/14

Bucs QB coach remains uncertain for season opener

Offensive coordinator Jeff Tedford continues to recover from an unspecified medical procedure performed this week and his status for the Bucs regular-season opener Sept. 7 against Carolina remains uncertain.
Published: 08/29/14
Bucs notes: Last chance for Demps to make impression

Bucs notes: Last chance for Demps to make impression

Former University of Florida standout RB Jeff Demps saw extensive action against the Redskins in his final chance to impress coaches and earn a place on the 53-man roster.
Published: 08/29/14
Mankins says trade surprised him, but he'll be ready to play

Mankins says trade surprised him, but he'll be ready to play

The oppressive Tampa heat hit Logan Mankins as soon as he walked off the plane Thursday. Two days earlier, he had been reminded of the cold reality of the NFL when the Patriots traded their 6-time Pro Bowl guard to the Bucs for tight end Tim Wright and a fourth-round draft pick.
Published: 08/28/14
Updated: 08/29/14
Players make case to start in Bucs loss to Redskins

Players make case to start in Bucs loss to Redskins

TAMPA — Danny Lansanah was ready to give up the game of football a few years back.
Published: 08/28/14
Updated: 08/29/14
Bucs starters unlikely to get many snaps tonight

Bucs starters unlikely to get many snaps tonight

While Bucs coach Lovie Smith did say that some Bucs starters could see some playing time, he all but ruled out the possibility of any projected starting offensive linemen getting into the game.
Published: 08/28/14
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