Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Sports Day Tampa Bay podcast: Booger McFarland on Monday Night Football, Bucs and more

Booger McFarland joins Rick Stroud to talk about his start in broadcasting six years ago, his new job on Monday Night Football and growing up in Louisiana.

He also talks about the influences Warren Sapp and Tony Dungy had on him and missing out on playing in Tampa's Super Bowl because of an injury.

Plus, the Rays lose in extra innings to the Marlins and the Lightning re-signs defenseman Slater Koekkoek.

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Bucs teammate Mike Evans kept center Ryan Jensen from his first NFL touchdown

Bucs teammate Mike Evans kept center Ryan Jensen from his first NFL touchdown

When Jameis Winston fumbled into the end zone, Mike Evans and Ryan Jensen pounced on the ball, and Evans came away with it.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Bucs offensive linemen continue a Thanksgiving tradition

Bucs offensive linemen continue a Thanksgiving tradition

TAMPA – An event that began back in 2007 with the Buccaneers offensive linemen giving Thanksgiving dinners away to a few hundred Tampa Bay area families in need has not only more than tripled in the number of families it's able to feed every ho...
Updated: 12 hours ago
Former Bucs John Lynch and Ronde Barber among Hall of Fame semifinalists

Former Bucs John Lynch and Ronde Barber among Hall of Fame semifinalists

John Lynch has been a finalist the past six years. This is Ronde Barber's third year as a semifinalist.
Published: 11/20/18
Bucs place tight end O.J. Howard on injured reserve with foot, ankle injuries

Bucs place tight end O.J. Howard on injured reserve with foot, ankle injuries

O.J. Howard sustained separate injuries on the same play during the Bucs' 38-35 loss to the Giants Sunday in East Rutherford, N.J.
Published: 11/20/18
Bucs-49ers is a matchup of turnover-margin futility

Bucs-49ers is a matchup of turnover-margin futility

It might be fitting that the game between the NFL's two most giving teams will be played on Thanksgiving weekend.
Published: 11/20/18
Sports Day Tampa Bay podcast: Is Dirk Koetter’s future in Jameis Winston’s hands?

Sports Day Tampa Bay podcast: Is Dirk Koetter’s future in Jameis Winston’s hands?

The Bucs are trying to find a guy who won't turn the ball over and lead it to victories.
Published: 11/20/18
Buccaneers AfterMath: Why Tampa Bay might not win another game

Buccaneers AfterMath: Why Tampa Bay might not win another game

Before things get better, the Bucs are going to have to stop beating themselves. They’ve been doing it since 1976.
Published: 11/19/18
Updated: 11/20/18
The Bucs stop here: Leave Jameis Winston in permanently

The Bucs stop here: Leave Jameis Winston in permanently

Put Jameis Winston in Sunday and leave him there. All violators will be fired
Published: 11/19/18
Updated: 11/20/18
Bucs tight end O.J. Howard getting second opinion on injured ankle, uncertain for Sunday

Bucs tight end O.J. Howard getting second opinion on injured ankle, uncertain for Sunday

O.J. Howard was injured late in the fourth quarter of the Bucs' 38-35 loss to the New York Giants after his final reception of the day
Published: 11/19/18
Bucs linebacker Kendell Beckwith won’t play in 2018

Bucs linebacker Kendell Beckwith won’t play in 2018

TAMPA — The Bucs will not place linebacker Kendell Beckwith on the team's 53-man roster in time for Wednesday afternoon's deadline to activate him, meaning Beckwith won't play this season.Beckwith suffered a broken ankle in a car accident ridin...
Published: 11/19/18