Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Bucs rookies embrace ‘being a kid again’ at community event

Bucs rookies embrace ‘being a kid again’ at community event

TAMPA — M.J. Stewart proudly wore a pink feather boa picked out for him by a new friend. Carlton Davis and Ronald Jones wore sparkly party hats. Alex Cappa walked around with a star sticker on his forehead. Shaun Wilson and Jordan Whitehead com...
Updated: 4 hours ago
Will the trade winds blow for the Bucs?

Will the trade winds blow for the Bucs?

TAMPA — The New Orleans Saints are going for it. That was the consensus of NFL analysts after they traded for Giants cornerback Eli Apple Tuesday.The Dallas Cowboys aren't going away. At 3-4 and winless on the road this season, owner/general ma...
Updated: 5 hours ago
Bucs agree to terms with former Cardinals linebacker Kevin Minter

Bucs agree to terms with former Cardinals linebacker Kevin Minter

Two days after losing Kwon Alexander and Jack Cichy to  season-ending injuries, the Bucs agreed to terms with former Cardinals linebacker Kevin Minter following a workout Tuesday.Minter, 27, played in nine games last season with the Cincinnati B...
Updated: 7 hours ago
AP sources: Giants trade cornerback Eli Apple to Saints

AP sources: Giants trade cornerback Eli Apple to Saints

Two people with knowledge of the deal tell The Associated Press the New York Giants are trading cornerback Eli Apple to the New Orleans Saints. One of the people says the Giants will receive a fourth-round pick in 2019 and a seventh-rounder in 2020 f...
Updated: 9 hours ago
Fantasy football: Grab former USF star Marlon Mack before it’s too late

Fantasy football: Grab former USF star Marlon Mack before it’s too late

It’s encouraging to still find viable running backs on the waiver wire heading into Week 8. When it comes to such a precious commodity, the cupboard is usually bare by this time, so finding an RB1 is a minor miracle.1. Marlon Mack, RB, ColtsMack, a f...
Updated: 12 hours ago
Sports Day Tampa Bay podcast: Bucs lose Kwon Alexander for the season

Sports Day Tampa Bay podcast: Bucs lose Kwon Alexander for the season

Rick Stroud discusses the knee injury that will sideline Bucs linebacker Kwon Alexander for the season.Plus, the Lightning peppers the Blackhawks with an NHL-record 33 shots in the second period of Sunday's victory in Chicago.And, the World Series is...
Published: 10/23/18
Riley Bullough returns to aid Bucs’ depleted linebacking corps

Riley Bullough returns to aid Bucs’ depleted linebacking corps

TAMPA — Riley Bullough watched the Bucs' win over the Browns Sunday on TV, and saw as two of his old teammates suffer season-ending knee injuries. He hated to see them go down, but he knew that it might be a matter of time before Bullough would...
Published: 10/22/18
Buccaneers AfterMath: Dirk Koetter chooses his inconsistent kicker over his inconsistent quarterback

Buccaneers AfterMath: Dirk Koetter chooses his inconsistent kicker over his inconsistent quarterback

TAMPA — By beating the Browns 26-23 Sunday, the Buccaneers snapped a three-game losing streak and Tampa Bay breathed a collective sigh of relief.It wasn’t pretty, a misadventure full of interceptions, fumbles, penalties and missed kicks. ...
Published: 10/22/18

Cowboys trade for Raiders WR

The Cowboys made a bold move for the present Monday, trading a 2019 first-round pick for Oakland receiver Amari Cooper in Raiders coach Jon Gruden’s latest play for the future. The Cowboys hope to give quarterback Dak Prescott another weapon just a f...
Published: 10/22/18
Where did Bucs’ running back Peyton Barber disappear to late in Sunday’s win?

Where did Bucs’ running back Peyton Barber disappear to late in Sunday’s win?

TAMPA — Coming off a season-high 82 rushing yards the previous week, Bucs running back Peyton Barber ran for just 30 yards on 11 carries in Tampa Bay's 26-23 overtime win over the Browns.Quarterback Jameis Winston was the Bucs leading rusher in...
Published: 10/22/18
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