Saturday, February 24, 2018
Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Other Hall of Famers, class of 2013

The other new Hall of Famers

The induction ceremony is scheduled for Aug. 3 in Canton, Ohio. Ticket are on sale now. For information, go to the Hall of Fame's website, profootballhof.com.

Larry Allen, G/T

Years/teams: 1994-2005 Dallas Cowboys, 2006-07 San Francisco 49ers

College: Sonoma State, Butte Junior College (Calif.)

Seasons: 14 Games: 203

All-Pro: 7 Pro Bowls: 11

Notable: Allen is a member of the NFL's All-Decade teams for the 1990s and 2000s.

Cris Carter, WR

Years/teams: 1987-89 Philadelphia Eagles; 1990-2001 Minnesota Vikings; 2002 Miami Dolphins

College: Ohio State

Seasons: 16 Games: 234

All-Pro: 2 Pro Bowls: 8

Career stats: 1,101 receptions for 13,899 yards, 130 touchdowns

Notable: He retired as the NFL's second all-time leading receiver. Three times Carter led the NFL in touchdown catches.

Jonathan Ogden, T

Years/teams: 1996-2007 Baltimore Ravens

College: UCLA

Seasons: 12 Games: 177

All-Pro: 6 Pro Bowls: 11

Notable: He was the first player drafted by the franchise. He made the 2000s All-Decade team. He had two receptions, both for TDs.

Bill Parcells, coach

Years/teams: 1983-1990 New York Giants; 1993-96 New England Patriots; 1997-99 New York Jets; 2003-06 Dallas Cowboys

College: Colgate, Wichita State

Seasons: 19. Division titles: 5

Conference titles: 3

Super Bowl titles: 2

Notable: Parcells was twice named NFL coach of the year (1986, 1994).

Senior Selections

Curley Culp, DT

Years/teams: 1968-1974 Kansas City Chiefs; 1974-1980 Houston Oilers; 1980-1981 Detroit Lions

College: Arizona State

Notable: He was the NFL's defensive player of the year and first-team All-Pro in 1975. He was first- or second-team All-AFC five times and made six Pro Bowls.

Dave Robinson, LB

Years/teams: 1963-1972 Green Bay Packers; 1973-74 Washington Redskins

College: Penn State

Notable: He was starting outside linebacker in three straight NFL championship wins, 1965-67, and in Super Bowl I and II wins. He had 27 interceptions for 449 yards, one TD. He was All-Pro second team in 1968-69, first-team All-NFL in 1967-69. He mad three Pro Bowls and was named to the NFL's 1960s All-Decade team.

   
Comments
Bucs awarded compensatory draft pick in seventh round

Bucs awarded compensatory draft pick in seventh round

The Bucs finally have a compensatory draft pick.For the first time since 2011, Tampa Bay has played the free-agent game well enough to be awarded a comp pick — after the seventh round, 255th overall, the next to last in the draft.Comp picks hav...
Published: 02/23/18
Bucs need a backup plan at quarterback; best bets are Ryan Fitzpatrick or (maybe) Mike Glennon

Bucs need a backup plan at quarterback; best bets are Ryan Fitzpatrick or (maybe) Mike Glennon

TAMPA – Finding a quarterback is a big priority for the Bucs this off-season. That's not a misprint. No, they're not looking to replace Jameis Winston. Far from it. But they may need to find their version of the Eagles' Nick Foles — excep...
Published: 02/23/18
Despite warnings to stay in school, Chase Litton confident about draft prospects

Despite warnings to stay in school, Chase Litton confident about draft prospects

As he made the tough decision whether to return to Marshall for his senior season, quarterback Chase Litton reached out to the NFL's advisory committee, which gives underclassmen a sense of where they're likely to be drafted should they leave early."...
Published: 02/23/18
Bucs won’t tender injured LB Adarius Glanton, DB Jude Adjei-Barimah

Bucs won’t tender injured LB Adarius Glanton, DB Jude Adjei-Barimah

The Bucs have started the internal decisions that lead up to the start of free agency in three weeks, letting two restricted free agents recovering from injury —  LB Adarius Glanton and DB Jude Adjei-Barimah — know that they won't be...
Published: 02/23/18
Police: DeSean Jackson’s former Eagles teammate drove truck found wrecked with bullets, marijuana inside

Police: DeSean Jackson’s former Eagles teammate drove truck found wrecked with bullets, marijuana inside

TAMPA  — With no witnesses and no video evidence, Tampa Police have stopped investigating a case from Christmas Eve that had a truck belonging to Bucs receiver DeSean Jackson found wrecked and abandoned in a mall parking lot with hollow-po...
Published: 02/22/18
Updated: 02/23/18
Bucs QB Jameis Winston uninjured in car wreck

Bucs QB Jameis Winston uninjured in car wreck

Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston was not hurt in a car wreck last week in which he was cited for careless driving.Winston, 24, was driving on the Veterans Expressway near Waters Avenue in northwest Tampa on Feb. 13 when his Ford F250 truck rear-ended ...
Published: 02/22/18
Updated: 02/23/18
Bucs sign ex-New Hampshire RB Dalton Crossan

Bucs sign ex-New Hampshire RB Dalton Crossan

February signings in the NFL usually face long odds to stick on rosters in the fall, but the Bucs added to their running back depth on Thursday, signing former New Hampshire star Dalton Crossan.Crossan, who turns 24 on Sunday, went to training camp l...
Published: 02/22/18
Brentson Buckner wants more than sacks from Bucs d-line

Brentson Buckner wants more than sacks from Bucs d-line

Much has been made of the Bucs finishing last in the NFL in sacks with just 22 during the 2017 season, but new defensive line coach Brentson Buckner says he measures success in much more than the ultimate goal of a sack."You play 1,300 plays, you hav...
Published: 02/22/18
New D-line coach Brentson Buckner wants to make Bucs pass rush great again

New D-line coach Brentson Buckner wants to make Bucs pass rush great again

This isn't the first time Brentson Buckner has wanted to get closer to the Bucs defensive line.As a defensive tackle for the Panthers, Buckner's team went 7-9 in 2002, the inaugural season for the NFC South.Tampa Bay won the division that year, and w...
Published: 02/21/18
Updated: 02/22/18
New Bucs assistant Brentson Buckner knows challenge of NFC South QBs

New Bucs assistant Brentson Buckner knows challenge of NFC South QBs

New Bucs defensive line coach Brentson Buckner understands full well what a challenge he'll face in trying to bring down three talented quarterbacks in the NFC South this season."Not getting much sleep," Buckner said, asked of his expectations in a d...
Published: 02/21/18