Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Week 4 NFL predictions

Thomas Bassinger

23-25 spread

27-21 overall

3-0 lock

1-2 upset

Jacksonville 24-22

Cleveland 30-20

Buffalo 31-27

N.Y. JETS 24-19

Atlanta 27-20

Chicago 27-24

Tennessee 17-16

Baltimore 24-20

Tampa Bay 15-14

Rick Stroud

22-25 spread

22-15 overall

1-2 lock

1-2 upset

Indianapolis 23-20

Washington 30-21

New England 17-16

Seattle 23-21

Carolina 30-27

Detroit 30-20

Houston 28-20

Baltimore 17-13

Dallas 17-6

NEW ORLEANS 30-17

Arizona 30-14

Pittsburgh 24-20

Minnesota 20-10

Ernest Hooper

17-31 spread

26-22 overall

1-2 lock

0-3 upset

Indianapolis 14-10

Cleveland 20-13

New England 21-13

Seattle 21-17

Carolina 30-24

Detroit 24-17

Houston 20-10

Baltimore 17-7

Denver 13-7

Dallas 24-10

San Diego 30-24

ARIZONA 20-10

Pittsburgh 34-30

Minnesota 30-20

Tom Jones

16-32 spread

27-21 overall

1-2 upset

1-2 spread

Cincinnati 27-17

Indianapolis 24-16

WASHINGTON 30-17

New England 20-10

Seattle 21-16

Atlanta 27-20

Detroit 24-14

Houston 26-17

Baltimore 27-19

Denver 26-10

San Francisco 22-14

San Diego 30-21

Arizona 33-9

Pittsburgh 28-20

N.Y. Giants 20-13

Greg Auman

16-32 spread

25-23 overall

0-3 lock

0-3 upset

Indianapolis 24-17

Washington 31-20

New England 21-13

SEATTLE 17-7 (LOCK)

Carolina 31-28

Detroit 20-10

Tennessee 21-17 (UPSET)

Oakland 24-21

San Francisco 21-20

San Diego 41-35

Arizona 31-17

Pittsburgh 21-17

N.Y. Giants 27-24

Martin Fennelly

15-33 spread

25-23 overall

0-3 lock

1-2 upset

Cincinnati 24-16

Jacksonville 31-30

WASHINGTON 31-16

New England 20-10

N.Y. Jets 17-16

Carolina 31-28

Detroit 24-20

Houston 20-19

Baltimore 23-21

Denver 20-19

San Francisco 23-21

San Diego 34-28

Arizona 23-10

Pittsburgh 27-20

Minnesota 21-19

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Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota meet again. Sort of.

Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota meet again. Sort of.

NASHVILLE — Here at the intersection of Marcus Mariota Place and Jameis Winston Way, the quarterbacks of the Titans and Bucs continued to go in different directions.During Wednesday's joint workout, they never got closer than within the width o...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Bucs receivers come out ‘smoking’ hot against Titans

Bucs receivers come out ‘smoking’ hot against Titans

NASHVILLE — DeSean Jackson turned Titans cornerback Malcolm Butler around and hauled in a deep pass from quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick during one-on-one drills. Mike Evans leaped over Logan Ryan, plucking the ball with two hands off the top of t...
Updated: 3 hours ago
Bucs pleasantly surprised at what a great leader they got in Jason Pierre-Paul

Bucs pleasantly surprised at what a great leader they got in Jason Pierre-Paul

NASHVILLE — The Bucs didn't know what they were getting when they traded for Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul. They believed he would be a good pass rusher to help the league's worst defense.But they got so much more.The Bucs have been im...
Updated: 4 hours ago
This Buc was named to ESPN’s Perfect 53-Man NFL Roster

This Buc was named to ESPN’s Perfect 53-Man NFL Roster

If you were putting together the NFL's Perfect 53-Man Roster, you might overlook the Bucs altogether.If you were inclined to include a player, you might consider defensive tackle Gerald McCoy. Or wide receiver Mike Evans. Linebacker Lavonte Davi...
Updated: 5 hours ago
Sports Day Tampa Bay podcast: Tony Dungy’s message to the Bucs

Sports Day Tampa Bay podcast: Tony Dungy’s message to the Bucs

During a news conference Tuesday in Tampa, Tony Dungy spoke about what it means to him to be added to the Bucs Ring of Honor and what he told the current players when he spoke with them.Plus, Rick Stroud is in Tennessee, where the Bucs are getting re...
Updated: 9 hours ago
Bucs GM Jason Licht pays tribute to a mentor and friend

Bucs GM Jason Licht pays tribute to a mentor and friend

Perhaps nobody in pro football has had a bigger impact on Bucs general manager Jason Licht than Tom Heckert, Jr., who died Aug. 3 at age 51 after a long battle with amyloidosis. Heckert spent four years as the Broncos pro personnel director, helping ...
Updated: 11 hours ago
Bucs could use another Tony Dungy to spark culture change

Bucs could use another Tony Dungy to spark culture change

TAMPA —  It seems a little odd, but Tony Dungy is just now being installed in the Bucs' Ring of Honor, two years after his bust was enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Leave it to his former team.As if it matters to this man. Dungy...
Updated: 11 hours ago
Tony Dungy addresses Bucs and tells them the devil is in the details

Tony Dungy addresses Bucs and tells them the devil is in the details

Tony Dungy's team's were known for being disciplined and not beating themselves with penalties and blown assignments. But the ones that reached the postseason or went deep into the playoffs always played the game the right way.When Dungy addressed Bu...
Published: 08/14/18
Dungy says 2018 Bucs have talent, but need togetherness

Dungy says 2018 Bucs have talent, but need togetherness

Former Bucs coach Tony Dungy, set to be inducted into the team's Ring of Honor next month, talked with the current team for about 20 minutes on Tuesday morning, stressing the importance of them coming together this season."They have to have that toge...
Published: 08/14/18
Tony Dungy on NFL and protests during anthem: Listen to why it matters to players

Tony Dungy on NFL and protests during anthem: Listen to why it matters to players

Tony Dungy says the issue of NFL players protesting during the national anthem has been a divisive topic, but he hopes both sides can come together by listening to why players care enough to choose to protest."We really have to understand what these ...
Published: 08/14/18