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Cummings on Bucs declining Martin’s option

Cummings on Bucs declining Martin’s option

Tampa Tribune Bucs beat writer Roy Cummings discusses the Bucs declining to pick up running back Doug Martin’s 2016 option with Tom Veit of 1040 The Team....
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Bucs decline fifth-year option on RB Martin

Bucs decline fifth-year option on RB Martin

TAMPA — When asked about the recent struggles of his top running back at a fan function last month, Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith responded by saying he has yet to see the “true” Doug Martin.
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Winston’s Bucs contract prohibits him from playing baseball

Winston’s Bucs contract prohibits him from playing baseball

Jameis Winston, who spent two years pitching in relief for FSU, often has talked about his desire to one day be a professional baseball player. That can't happen under his four-year deal with Tampa Bay.
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Buccaneers add 14 players to roster

The additions included former Ohio State tackle Reid Fragel, who was claimed off waivers from the Falcons, and 13 undrafted free agents.
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Jameis' photo shows fans might be in for rough seas
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Jameis' photo shows fans might be in for rough seas

Somewhere between the moment the Bucs made him the first pick of the NFL draft and he became The $23.5 Million Man, Martin Fennelly says Jameis Winston got tangled in the net. He made a public spectacle, not to be confused with a Publix spectacle.
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Bucs use NFL draft to get faster, tougher

Bucs use NFL draft to get faster, tougher

TAMPA — Ever since he arrived back in Tampa last year, Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith has been looking for a game-breaking return specialist like he had back in Chicago in Devin Hester.
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Meet the new Buccaneers

Meet Kwon Alexander
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Bucs draft notes: GM Licht talks Huskers with WR Bell

TAMPA — When GM Jason Licht called WR Kenny Bell Saturday afternoon to tell him he had just been drafted by the Bucs in the fifth round, the discussion quickly turned to the state of Nebraska football.
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Bucs add LB Alexander in fourth, WR Bell in fifth

Bucs add LB Alexander in fourth, WR Bell in fifth

TAMPA — It took a year and nine selections before the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ regime run by general manager Jason Licht and coach Lovie Smith invested a draft pick in a defensive player.
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Bucs add OLs Smith, Marpet on draft’s second day

Bucs add OLs Smith, Marpet on draft’s second day

A night after investing the first pick in the draft on who they believe is a franchise quarterback, the Bucs turned their attention toward protecting their investment by selecting Penn State tackle Donovan Smith and guard Ali Marpet out of Division III Hobart College.
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