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UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 8, 2019, 6:51 p.m.

Bruce Arians comes out of retirement to coach Buccaneers

Bruce Arians is the latest coach entrusted to transform the struggling Tampa Bay Buccaneers into winners. The 66-year-old came out of a one-year retirement to fill the team’s fifth coaching …

Marvin Lewis fired: NFL head coaching carrousel leaves four more without jobs

Sean Payton despises the term “Black Monday.” And he’s one of the coaches who always survives it. Six head coaches were fired as the NFL season concluded, four of them …

Jameis Winston out as Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ starting QB

Jameis Winston’s inability to cut down on turnovers has cost him his starting job with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Jameis Winston returns to work, Bucs not saying if he’s starter

Jameis Winston is back on the job, though the Tampa Bay Buccaneers still aren’t saying if it’s as the team’s starting quarterback. Winston’s three-game suspension for violating the NFL’s personal …

Ben Roethlisberger shines and Steelers hold off Buccaneers 30-27

Ben Roethlisberger threw for 353 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Pittsburgh Steelers to a 30-27 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Monday night.

UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 3, 2018, 7:53 p.m.

Couch Slouch doubles down on his NFL Team of Destiny

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UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 9, 2018, 8:50 p.m.

Kenny Stills, 2 other Dolphins protest during national anthem

Kenny Stills and two other Miami Dolphins protested during the national anthem before their exhibition game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Receivers Stills and Albert Wilson kneeled behind teammates lined …

Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston apologizes, vows to learn from 3-game suspension

Jameis Winston’s first order of business in training camp was apologizing to teammates. Now, he’s appealing for continued support from unhappy fans who think he no longer deserves to be …

UPDATED: Thu., June 28, 2018, 1:01 p.m.

NFL suspends Bucs QB Jameis Winston for 3 games

Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston has been suspended for the first three games of the regular season for violating the NFL’s personal conduct policy.

UPDATED: Thu., April 26, 2018, 9:44 p.m.

Buccaneers select Washington DT Vita Vea in first round of NFL Draft

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are intent on building a defense capable of helping quarterback Jameis Winston end the team’s long playoff drought.

Mike Evans, Buccaneers agree to $82.5 million contract extension

Tampa Bay’s Mike Evans has agreed to a five-year, $82.5 million contract extension that makes him the second-highest paid receiver in the NFL. The deal includes $55 million guaranteed and …

UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 20, 2018, 3:15 p.m.

Bucs release RB Doug Martin after disappointing season

Two-time Pro Bowl running back Doug Martin has been released by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, who may look for a replacement in free agency.

Devonta Freeman runs for 126 yards, Falcons hold off Bucs 24-21

Devonta Freeman rushed for 126 yards and a touchdown to help the Atlanta Falcons stay close in the tight NFC South race with a 24-21 victory over the Tampa Bay …

Jameis Winston injury, Mike Evans suspension add to Buccaneers’ woes

A five-game losing streak isn’t the only source of frustration for the reeling Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Tom Brady throws for 303 yards, Patriots hold off Bucs 19-14

Tom Brady threw for 303 yards and one touchdown, and New England’s porous defense showed signs of improvement in a 19-14 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The Super Bowl …

UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 4, 2017, 9:41 p.m.

Winston, Bucs poised for prime-time test against Patriots

Jameis Winston is excited about the next challenge in the maturation of the young Tampa Bay Buccaneers. It’s a prime-time test against Tom Brady and the defending Super Bowl champion …

Vikings’ Sam Bradford out against Bucs; Case Keenum to start again

The Minnesota Vikings say quarterback Sam Bradford will not play against Tampa Bay because of his ailing left knee. Bradford was making progress from the week before, when he sat …

UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 2:58 p.m.

Miami Hurricanes, other teams bow to Irma’s potential impact

The Miami Hurricanes won’t travel to Arkansas State out of fears over Hurricane Irma. And that’s just one of many impacts the storm is having on sports in Florida, even …

UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 3:24 p.m.

Dolphins’ opener against Bucs postponed until Nov. 19

The NFL says the Miami Dolphins’ season opener against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will be postponed until Nov. 19 because of Hurricane Irma. The game can be moved to Week …

NFL: Dolphins-Bucs will not be played in Miami this week

The NFL says the Miami Dolphins’ season opener against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will not be played in Miami this week, but may be moved to a neutral site because …

NFL considers moving Dolphins-Bucs game due to Hurricane Irma

For the Miami Dolphins and Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the season might begin sooner than expected, thanks to Hurricane Irma.

UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 9:32 p.m.

Jaguars open up QB competition after 12-8 loss to Bucs

Blake Bortles’ career in Jacksonville could be nearing an end. Coach Doug Marrone opened up the team’s quarterback job after Bortles’ latest inconsistent performance Thursday night. The decision gives Chad …

Buccaneers sign Ryan Fitzpatrick as Jameis Winston’s backup

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have agreed to terms on a one-year contract with quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick, who will serve as a veteran backup to Jameis Winston. Fitzpatrick spent the last …

Buccaneers gearing up for “Hard Knocks” life

Coming off their first winning season in nearly a decade, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will be featured on HBO’s “Hard Knocks” sports reality series during training camp. It’s an opportunity …

UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 5:47 p.m.

Jameis Winston: Comments about girls were ‘poor word choice’

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston says he made a “poor word choice” in comments about women while talking to students at a Florida elementary school. The Tampa Bay Times …

Seahawks can’t get anything going on offense, lose to Buccaneers 14-5

Jameis Winston threw a pair of touchdown passes to Mike Evans and Tampa Bay’s rejuvenated defense shut down Russell Wilson and Seattle’s sputtering offense to beat the first-place Seahawks 14-5 …

Seahawks focused on stopping Tampa Bay’s Mike Evans

It’s hard to know just how valuable Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman is when he might not even be the most valuable player in his own secondary, many wondering if maybe …

Bucs WR Mike Evans apologizes for not standing for anthem

Tampa Bay Buccaneers receiver Mike Evans says he will not continue to protest the election of Donald Trump as president by declining to stand for the national anthem before games. …

Matt Ryan throws for four TDs to lead Falcons over Tampa Bay

Matt Ryan threw for 344 yards and four touchdowns, helping the Atlanta Falcons tighten their grip on first place in the NFC South with a 43-28 victory over the Tampa …

Panthers QB Cam Newton, three others starters out vs. Tampa Bay

Concussed quarterback Cam Newton and three other Carolina Panthers starters have been have been ruled out for Monday night’s game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers .