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Bucs-Eagles: Ryan Fitzpatrick, teammates are not who we thought they were

Bucs-Eagles: Ryan Fitzpatrick, teammates are not who we thought they were

TAMPA  — Ryan Fitzpatrick was ready to dress for success. After shredding the Philadelphia Eagles for 402 yards passing and four touchdowns in a 27-21 win Sunday, once again he was helped out by receiver DeSean Jackson.First, he put on the...
Published: 09/16/18
Updated: 09/17/18
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers defeated the Philadelphia Eagles 27 - 21

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers defeated the Philadelphia Eagles 27 - 21

Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver DeSean Jackson (11) talks with head coach Dirk Koetter before the Tampa Bay Buccaneers game against the Philadelphia Eagles on September 16, 2018 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. MONICA HERNDON | TimesTam...
Published: 09/16/18
Updated: 09/17/18
Bucs-Eagles: O.J. Howard shakes off turnover, bounces back with big play

Bucs-Eagles: O.J. Howard shakes off turnover, bounces back with big play

TAMPA — Ryan Fitzpatrick took a step backward Sunday. He threw an interception.Well, technically, it was an interception, but the first-quarter turnover wasn't really his fault. His pass, like most of his 32 others, was on target to tight end O...
Published: 09/16/18
Rays journal: Team playing like it has ‘nothing to lose’

Rays journal: Team playing like it has ‘nothing to lose’

ST. PETERSBURG — The unnecessarily dramatic ending aside, the Rays felt pretty good about what transpired Sunday in securing a 5-4 victory and a series win over the previously red-hot A's."It showed me that we got a really good team here,'' roo...
Published: 09/16/18
Winning record gives Rays something to hold onto

Winning record gives Rays something to hold onto

ST. PETERSBURG — The Rays, barring a total collapse by the A's or Yankees, are not going to post enough victories to make it into the playoffs.But after hanging on to the beat the A's again Sunday, 5-4, they insured that for the first time sinc...
Published: 09/16/18
Marc Topkin’s takeaways from Sunday’s Rays-A’s game

Marc Topkin’s takeaways from Sunday’s Rays-A’s game

As impressive as Willy Adames' 420-foot homer was, making it more so was it came in the at-bat after his base­running blunder, getting doubled off second on Jesus Sucre's bases-loaded liner. All players make mistakes; good ones move on quickly.A...
Published: 09/16/18
Bucs-Eagles: A by-the-numbers look at Tampa Bay’s 27-21 win

Bucs-Eagles: A by-the-numbers look at Tampa Bay’s 27-21 win

Here's a by-the-numbers look at the Bucs' 27-21 upset win over the defending Super Bowl champion Eagles on Sunday:8Times in team history that the Bucs have started 2-0. They last did it in 2010. They went on to win at least 10 games in five of those ...
Published: 09/16/18
Bucs-Eagles: If 2-0 start is a dream, we don’t want to wake up

Bucs-Eagles: If 2-0 start is a dream, we don’t want to wake up

TAMPA — Is this really happening?It feels like a dream."Dream? It's the 2018 Bucs," Bucs defensive end Vinny Curry said. "If you're in a dream, keep sleeping."In the dream, the backup quarterback and the beard he rode in are the talk of the NFL...
Published: 09/16/18
Bucs-Eagles: Welcome to Tampa Bay, DeSean Jackson

Bucs-Eagles: Welcome to Tampa Bay, DeSean Jackson

TAMPA — DeSean Jackson found himself running all alone down the middle of the field. He glanced at the Jumbotron and saw his quarterback, Ryan Fitzpatrick, winding up like he was trying throw the football out of Raymond James Stadium.At that mo...
Published: 09/16/18
Bucs-Eagles grades: Tampa Bay outplays NFL’s best right from the start

Bucs-Eagles grades: Tampa Bay outplays NFL’s best right from the start

TAMPA — It was a red-hot opportunity against the defending Super Bowl champion Eagles in the red-hot box of Raymond James Stadium. A home opener against the best. You don't get many chances like this in your football history, especially recent ...
Published: 09/16/18