Tampa Bay Buccaneers
TAMPA — Funny thing about the NFL. Everyone in the league swears the 16-game regular season is a marathon, but woe to those who don’t break away from the starting blocks like a sprinter.
TAMPA — The Buccaneers didn’t generate anywhere near the pass rush necessary to make their version of the Tampa 2 defense work the way it was supposed to last Sunday.
There was video of a player hitting his wife, abuse charges against another and reminders of domestic violence cases, all overseen by a commissioner who looked ill-suited to handle any of it.
TAMPA — The NFL season has always been a battle of attrition, a test of the depth of every team’s roster. Only a week into the 2014 season, Tampa Bay’s is already being tested.
TAMPA — Don’t be surprised if Bucs coach Lovie Smith dashes back onto the field a little early after halftime Sunday to catch a few minutes of a ceremony that promises to be emotional.
TAMPA — When the NFL schedule was released in April, Anthony Collins knew he’d have to gear up for a fast start.
TAMPA — The parents of Wharton High School football player Sean McNamee filed a lawsuit Friday against the Hillsborough County School District, accusing the district of negligence in connection with a serious brain injury their son suffered at ...
PHILADELPHIA — The NFL estimates that nearly three in 10 former players will develop debilitating brain conditions, and that they will be stricken earlier and at least twice as often as the general population.
TAMPA — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ defensive front suffered a major loss Friday when starting left end Adrian Clayborn was placed on season-ending injured reserve with a biceps injury.
TAMPA — Lavonte David has a vivid recollection of his first meeting with Derrick Brooks.