Stories tagged: Tampa Bay Buccaneers
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 …
Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 9:39 p.m.
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 …
Mon., Sept. 4, 2017, 6:36 p.m.
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 …
Fri., May 19, 2017, 6:54 p.m.
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 …
Wed., April 19, 2017, 3:08 p.m.
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 …
Sun., Nov. 27, 2016, 10:32 p.m.
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 …
Sat., Nov. 26, 2016, 4:35 p.m.
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 …
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016, 6:32 p.m.
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. …
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016, 9:10 p.m.
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 …
Sat., Oct. 8, 2016, 4:40 p.m.
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 .
Thu., March 10, 2016, 8:40 p.m.
NFL notes: QB Brock Osweiler signs $72 million deal with Texans
NFL notes: Osweiler signs four-year deal with Texans
Fri., Jan. 15, 2016, 7:34 p.m.
Dirk Koetter promoted as Buccaneers new head coach
Dirk Koetter is confident the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are on the verge of becoming relevant again. The long-time NFL assistant became the team’s fifth coach in eight years Friday, assuming …
Wed., Jan. 6, 2016, 8:57 p.m.
Buccaneers fire coach Lovie Smith after 2 seasons
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers fired coach Lovie Smith on Wednesday night.
Fri., Jan. 1, 2016, 7:51 p.m.
Jameis Winston, Marcus Mariota wrap up rookie seasons in different fashion
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Jameis Winston will finish his rookie season doing something that Marcus Mariota simply couldn’t: Playing in all 16 regular-season games. Still, both managed at times to show …
Thu., Dec. 17, 2015, 10:09 p.m.
Tavon Austin, Todd Gurley lead Rams past Buccaneers, 31-23
Rams players saw the signs, heard the chanting, noticed the volume was turned up. The effort was inspired on what could have been the final home game for the franchise …
Mon., Aug. 10, 2015
Vikings win Fame game
Backup quarterback Mike Kafka threw a touchdown pass and running back Joe Banyard ran for another score to help the Minnesota Vikings beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 14-3 on Sunday night …
Fri., May 1, 2015
By trading for Jimmy Graham, Seahawks drafted long ago
Midway through a first round that had to just about bore him, Pete Carroll stuck his head into the defensive meeting room upstairs at Seahawks headquarters. “Don’t tell anybody,” Seattle …
Thu., April 30, 2015, 5:20 p.m.
NFL draft: Tampa Bay takes Jameis Winston as the top pick
CHICAGO — Whew. The wait is finally over. Thank goodness. Now, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers get to stress out for the next three or four years to see what really …
Thu., Sept. 18, 2014
Dan Caesar’s Thursday night NFL pick: Bucs at Falcons
Kickoff: 5:25 p.m., CBS Records: Tampa Bay 0-2, Atlanta 1-1 Line: Falcons by 6 1/2 O/U: 45 1/2 Synopsis: Both teams coming off clunkers, Tampa losing to a team that …
Thu., Jan. 16, 2014
NFL notebook: Vikings make Zimmer new coach
Mike Zimmer is finally a head coach in the NFL. The Minnesota Vikings think now is the time for the veteran defensive coordinator. The Vikings announced on Twitter on Wednesday …
Tue., Nov. 12, 2013
Bucs get first win
TAMPA, Fla. – Mike Glennon threw a 1-yard touchdown pass to tackle Donald Penn and led a long fourth-quarter TD drive to put the Tampa Bay Buccaneers ahead for good …
Fri., Oct. 25, 2013
Win puts Panthers back over .500
Cam Newton is playing some of the best football of his career, and the surging Carolina Panthers are back over .500 for the first time in five years. An efficient …
Sat., Sept. 14, 2013
NFL hands out fines for hits
Tampa Bay safety Dashon Goldson has been fined $30,000 by the NFL for hitting New York Jets tight end Jeff Cumberland in the head and neck area in the season …
Fri., Oct. 26, 2012
Martin, Buccaneers race past Vikings, 36-17
MINNEAPOLIS – Rookie Doug Martin racked up 214 total yards and two touchdowns, and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers blew out Minnesota 36-17 on Thursday night to hand the Vikings their …
Sun., Dec. 18, 2011
Romo gets Cowboys back on winning track
TAMPA, Fla. – Tony Romo was nearly flawless in getting the Dallas Cowboys back on track in the NFC East. Romo threw for three touchdowns and ran for a fourth …
Tue., Oct. 4, 2011
Manning watches 0-4 Colts fall to Tampa Bay
TAMPA, Fla. – Josh Freeman and LeGarrette Blount helped the Tampa Bay Buccaneers rally for another victory. Freeman threw for 287 yards and a touchdown, Blount ran for 127 yards …
Thu., Feb. 26, 2009
Buccaneers release older veterans before deadline
Eleven-time Pro Bowl linebacker Derrick Brooks was released by the Buccaneers on Wednesday, part of a purge of veterans to help Tampa Bay get ready for free agency. Cut along …