Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

How Penn State RB Saquon Barkley would ignite the Bucs offense … if only they could draft him

How Penn State RB Saquon Barkley would ignite the Bucs offense … if only they could draft him

Saquon BarkleyPosition: Running backCollege: Penn StateHeight/weight: 6-3, 233Draft projection: First roundWhy he would make sense for the Bucs: Barkley is arguably the best overall player in the draft. Despite his exceptional size, he ran a 4.41 in ...
Published: 04/14/18
Bucs’ Mike Evans donates $10,000 to childhood friend’s recovery

Bucs’ Mike Evans donates $10,000 to childhood friend’s recovery

As a Texas man fights for his life after an accidental shooting on Easter Sunday, Bucs receiver Mike Evans has stepped up to help his childhood friend, donating $10,000 to a GoFundMe account for Devyn Holmes.Holmes and two other people were in a park...
Published: 04/14/18
Why the Bucs’ big improvement could come from players already on the roster

Why the Bucs’ big improvement could come from players already on the roster

TAMPA —The NFL draft still is a few weeks away, and every team is hoping to harvest players who can be the difference on a winner.But the biggest improvement may come from players entering their second or third seasons. Rookies are great, but p...
Published: 04/14/18
Could Derrius Guice become like Beast Mode for the Bucs?

Could Derrius Guice become like Beast Mode for the Bucs?

Derrius GuicePosition: Running backCollege: Louisiana StateHeight/Weight: 5-10, 212-pounds.Draft projection: Rounds 1-2Why he would make sense for the Bucs: The Bucs need an upgrade at running back from Peyton Barber and Jacquizz Rodgers with the dep...
Published: 04/13/18
Quinton Flowers among 13 USF players at Bucs’ local workout

Quinton Flowers among 13 USF players at Bucs’ local workout

The Bucs held their annual local predraft workout, with 30 prospects who played at area colleges and high schools working out for the team, just two weeks before the NFL draft.While the Bucs don't likely need a quarterback with three under contract f...
Published: 04/13/18
Would Texas-San Antonio DE Marcus Davenport be a boom or bust for Bucs?

Would Texas-San Antonio DE Marcus Davenport be a boom or bust for Bucs?

Marcus DavenportPosition: Defensive endCollege: University of Texas-San AntonioHeight/weight: 6-6, 264-poundsDraft projectionj: Rounds 1-2Why he would make sense for the Bucs: Davenport is a phenomenal athlete who has packed on 30 pounds since h...
Published: 04/13/18
N.C. State DE Bradley Chubb, an answer to Bucs’ sack woes?

N.C. State DE Bradley Chubb, an answer to Bucs’ sack woes?

Bradley ChubbPosition: Defensive endCollege: North Carolina StateHeight/weight: 6-4, 269Draft projection: Round 1Why he would make sense for the Bucs: The Bucs had an NFL-worst 22 sacks last season and no player has recorded 10 sacks in one season in...
Published: 04/13/18
Bucs announce plans for their NFL draft party at Raymond James Stadium

Bucs announce plans for their NFL draft party at Raymond James Stadium

You  feel a draft?The Bucs are cordially inviting their fans to the team's official NFL draft party on April 26 at Raymond James Stadium.Admission is free, and the event is open to the public at 7 p.m. But fans should register in advance at Bucc...
Published: 04/11/18
Bucs’ preseason: At Dolphins, at Titans, vs. Lions, vs. Jaguars

Bucs’ preseason: At Dolphins, at Titans, vs. Lions, vs. Jaguars

The Bucs have announced their 2018 preseason opponents, including a game at Tennessee that will have Tampa Bay holding joint practices with the Titans.All the dates aren't finalized, but the Bucs will open the preseason at the Dolphins (Aug. 9-13) an...
Published: 04/11/18
Connecting: Bucs’ Jameis Winston, DeSean Jackson together at FSU

Connecting: Bucs’ Jameis Winston, DeSean Jackson together at FSU

Bucs players are due back in town Monday for the start of nine weeks of offseason workouts, but QB Jameis Winston and WR DeSean Jackson are getting some extra work in this week in Tallahassee.Getting those two on the same page to improve Tampa Bay's ...
Published: 04/11/18
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