Monday, October 15, 2018

Bucs Beat

Rick Stroud

Bucs D-line coach name to watch: former Colts DC Ted Monachino

Bucs D-line coach name to watch: former Colts DC Ted Monachino

The surprising firing of defensive line coach Jay Hayes on Friday is one that was difficult for Bucs coach Dirk Koetter.Not only had the Bucs picked up  the one-year club option on Hayes' contract, he and Koetter go back nearly 40 years when the...
Updated a year ago
Bucs fire defensive line coach Jay Hayes

Bucs fire defensive line coach Jay Hayes

Dirk Koetter's coaching staff won't return intact for 2018 after all.Six weeks after the season ended, defensive line coach Jay Hayes confirmed that he has been fired, despite being under contract for the upcoming season. The decision was made on Fri...
Updated a year ago
Forget Colts and Josh McDaniels; no team knows runaway brides better than Bucs

Forget Colts and Josh McDaniels; no team knows runaway brides better than Bucs

There was a lot of shock and disappointment after Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels backed out of his agreement to become head coach of the Colts.But the home of runaway brides still is Tampa Bay.Not once, but twice, Hall of Fame coach Bi...
Updated a year ago
What Tony Dungy thinks of Josh McDaniels backing out on the Colts

What Tony Dungy thinks of Josh McDaniels backing out on the Colts

New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels backed out on the Colts Tuesday after agreeing to become their head coach.That didn't sit well with Tony Dungy, the former Bucs and Colts head coach and current NBC NFL analyst.Haven’t r...
Updated a year ago
Local Eagles fan brings father’s ashes to Super Bowl parade

Local Eagles fan brings father’s ashes to Super Bowl parade

Todd Satinoff had waited all of his 50 years to celebrate the Philadelphia Eagles winning a Super Bowl, and he proudly returned to his hometown with his son, D.J., for Thursday's parade.A crowd estimated at 2 million cheered the NFL champs, but ...
Updated a year ago

Eagles, Steelers designated “marquee” games for Bucs ticket holders

TAMPA — For the second year in a row, the Bucs will play host to the defending Super Bowl champions, and fans will have to pay a little extra to see the Eagles at Raymond James Stadium.The Bucs' home games against Philadelphia and Pittsburgh ha...
Updated a year ago
Bucs GM Jason Licht addresses season ticket holders in renewal video: “We know what we need.”

Bucs GM Jason Licht addresses season ticket holders in renewal video: “We know what we need.”

Bucs general manager Jason Licht said  nobody feels good about the Bucs 5-11 season last year and that players  "don't want to experience the type of thing they did last year again."In a brief video message to season pass holders, the Licht...
Updated a year ago
Bucs sign CFL linebacker Jeff Knox

Bucs sign CFL linebacker Jeff Knox

The Bucs continue to build their offseason roster, announcing Wednesday the signing of CFL linebacker Jeff Knox, who was with the team last year before he was among their final cuts.Knox, 25, had three tackles in the preseason with Tampa Bay last sea...
Updated a year ago
Josh McDaniels backs out of deal to become Colts coach

Josh McDaniels backs out of deal to become Colts coach

INDIANAPOLIS — Josh McDaniels has backed out of a deal to become the Indianapolis Colts' new coach, a decision that shocked the franchise hours after it announced his hiring.The Colts confirmed McDaniels' decision in a statement Tuesday night a...
Updated a year ago
Bucs to raise some season ticket prices again for 2018

Bucs to raise some season ticket prices again for 2018

TAMPA — Despite dropping from a 9-7 record in 2016 to a disappointing 5-11 in 2017, the Bucs are raising prices for new season-ticket holders for the third year in a row.Season-ticket members got an email Tuesday, telling them they had until Ma...
Updated a year ago