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Media

Tampa Bay Times Sports: @TBTimes_Sports

Rick Stroud: @nflstroud

Greg Auman: @gregauman

Joe Smith: @TBTimes_JSmith

Bucs

Bucs: @TBBuccaneers

Johnthan Banks: @JBANKS_13

Mark Barron: @M_B_24

Ahmad Black: @ahmadblack35

Da'Quan Bowers: @DaQuan Bowers91

Jonathan Casillas: @jcasillas52

Adrian Clayborn: @AJaClay

Tom Crabtree: @itsCrab

Lavonte David: @NewEra_54

Jeff Demps: @jeffdemps7

Andrew Economos: @AEmos48

Mason Foster: @Mason_Foster

Josh Freeman: @JF5x

Anthony Gaitor: @A_GAITOR

William Gholston: @WILL_GHOLSTON2

Mike Glennon: @Mike_Glennon

Dashon Goldson: @thehawk38

Danny Gorrer: @Dgorrer36

Vincent Jackson: @VincentT Jackson

Mike James: @MikeJames_25

Davin Joseph: @DavinJoseph75

Michael Koenen: @Michael Koenen

Brian Leonard: @Brian40Leonard

Erik Lorig: @eriklorig

Doug Martin: @DougMartin22

Gerald McCoy: @Geraldini93

Jamon Meredith: @Jamon_M

Kevin Ogletree: @KOforPrez

Dan Orlovsky: @danorlovsky7

Donald Penn: @DPENN70

Darrelle Revis: @Revis24

Akeem Spence: @AkeemSpence

Luke Stocker: @LukeStocker88

Keith Tandy: @kytandy

Dekoda Watson: @Dekoda Watson

Mike Williams: @Mikebuc19

Jeremy Zuttah: @JZutt7176

Comments
Jones: Tony Dungy didn’t leave the Bucs on the clearance rack

Jones: Tony Dungy didn’t leave the Bucs on the clearance rack

It is and always will be the greatest debate in Tampa Bay sports history.Jon Gruden or Tony Dungy?You don’t even need to say anything more than that. Bucs fans already know what you’re talking about.Gruden or Dungy?Who was most responsible for the on...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Jon Gruden or Tony Dungy? Why the debate rages on

Jon Gruden or Tony Dungy? Why the debate rages on

TAMPA — Bucs coach Jon Gruden did not win the Super Bowl with Tony Dungy’s team. Don’t believe me? Ask Dungy."It wasn’t. They did a great job. They took it and tweaked it," Dungy said. "The same way I got a great (Colts) team from Jim Mora and we mad...
Published: 12/16/17
Nobody has Jameis Winston’s back more than Dirk Koetter, offensive coordinator Todd Monken insists

Nobody has Jameis Winston’s back more than Dirk Koetter, offensive coordinator Todd Monken insists

Nobody is a bigger supporter of Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston than head coach Dirk Koetter.That was the passionate message that offensive coordinator/receivers coach Todd Monken unloaded at his news conference Friday, saying that reports that Winst...
Updated: 7 hours ago
Bucs journal: Adarius Glanton’s experience could come in handy for ailing LB corps

Bucs journal: Adarius Glanton’s experience could come in handy for ailing LB corps

TAMPA — The Bucs’ linebacker depth was tested during the first five weeks of the season, when Lavonte David and Kwon Alexander missed a combined six games with injuries.And now, as David is again sidelined by a hamstring injury, the experience gained...
Published: 12/15/17
Cannon Fodder podcast: Let’s revisit Monday night games in Bucs’ past

Cannon Fodder podcast: Let’s revisit Monday night games in Bucs’ past

Times Bucs writer Greg Auman has injury updates on Lavonte David and Gerald McCoy and a nostalgic trip through the Bucs’ history on Monday night, including the current three-game win streak and yes, that infamous 2003 Colts game where the Bucs were u...
Published: 12/15/17
Why the Bucs need a Dungy more than a Gruden

Why the Bucs need a Dungy more than a Gruden

TAMPA — The worst week of Dirk Koetter’s life rolls on.It’s Gruden Week, just like Shark Week, only with smaller teeth and a bigger playbook. It’s the big build-up to Gruden’s induction into the Buc Ring of Honor this Monday night, with the accompany...
Published: 12/15/17
Rick and Tom podcast: Is Dirk Koetter fighting for his job?

Rick and Tom podcast: Is Dirk Koetter fighting for his job?

In their latest podcast, Rick Stroud and Tom Jones discuss whether Dirk Koetter is fighting for his job the final three weeks of season. Is there a rift between him and Jameis Winston? Has Winston shown enough progress this year? And who are the Glaz...
Published: 12/15/17
Bucs’ Lavonte David misses practice with hamstring injury

Bucs’ Lavonte David misses practice with hamstring injury

TAMPA — The Bucs knew they might be playing without DT Gerald McCoy, who suffered a biceps injury early in Sunday’s loss to the Lions. But now they face the prospect of playing Monday against Atlanta without another of their defensive leaders, as LB ...
Published: 12/14/17
USF’s Nigel Harris eager for chance with hometown Bucs

USF’s Nigel Harris eager for chance with hometown Bucs

When Nigel Harris chose where to play college football, he wanted to stay home in Tampa at USF. And now, after playing for the Chargers and Giants as an NFL rookie, he's grateful for the chance to again prove himself in Tampa as the newest member of ...
Published: 12/14/17
NFL Week 15: Tampa Bay Times staff picks

NFL Week 15: Tampa Bay Times staff picks

Week 15 starts and ends with disappointment — a Thursday night meeting of two of the more disappointing teams (Denver at Indianapolis) and a Monday night game that once had held high hopes locally (Atlanta at Tampa Bay). Once.Here's our picks f...
Published: 12/14/17