Former Bucs defensive end Carl Nassib leaves the field after sacking Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield during a 2018 game. On Monday, Nassib announced he is gay, becoming the NFL's first active openly gay player.
The current Raiders defensive end is the NFL’s first active openly gay player.
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  1. Former Bucs defensive end Carl Nassib leaves the field after sacking Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield during a 2018 game. On Monday, Nassib announced he is gay, becoming the NFL's first active openly gay player.
  2. Bucs quarterback Tom Brady will appear on HBO's The Shop: Uninterrupted Friday at 9:30 p.m.
  3. Former Navy defensive back Cameron Kinley waits for the snap during a game against Air Force on Oct. 5, 2019.
  4. Bucs fans celebrate a touchdown during a game against the Chargers on Oct. 4 at Raymond James Stadium. The venue will be back to full capacity this season after operating under limited attendance due to pandemic guidelines in 2020.
  5. Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady (12) congratulates Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) after their NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Jason Behnken)
  6. Bucs head coach Bruce Arians, with his back turned, talks to quarterback Tom Brady on the sidelines during a loss to the Kansas City Chiefs in November in Tampa. Brady knew that Arians was a “straight shooter” and never had a problem with being called out.
  7. Former Bucs first-round draft choice Keith McCants, right, poses for a portrait at Coffee Pot Park with St. Petersburg city councilman Robert Blackmon. For more than a decade, Blackmon has helped McCants battle his addictions, procure surgeries for injuries stemming from his NFL career, and share his cautionary tale with others.
  8. Bryson DeChambeau and Aaron Rodgers will be aggressive and "go for it" against Phil Mickelson and Tom Brady, a choice Rodgers doesn't always get to make.
  9. Tampa Bay Buccaneer’s quarterback Tom Brady speaks with reporters at the7th Annual Arians Family Foundation Celebrity Golf Classic red carpet before the start of the tournament’s Gala Dinner, on Sunday, April 18, 2021 in Tampa.
  10. As a Bucs rookie last year, Tristan Wirfs gave up a grand total of one sack, and that came fairly early in the season.
  11. Chris Godwin said he learned in youth football, when he was too big the first few years to touch the ball, that "football for me has been about the team and the winning — not about the stats."
  12. Bucs outside linebacker Shaquil Barrett (58) sacks Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) during the NFC Championship Game in January in Green Bay.
  13. Bucs receiver Mike Evans (13), left, prepares for the Bucs' minicamp Wednesday at AdventHealth Training Center.
  14. Warrick Dunn is hosting a conversation centered on diversity and inclusion as part of his charity’s Juneteenth celebration.
  15. “If you want to go back to normal, get vaccinated," Bucs head coach Bruce Arians said Thursday.
  16. Tom Brady works on a passing drill while attending mandatory Bucs minicamp on Wednesday at the AdventHealth Training Center in Tampa.
  17. Bucs quarterback Tom Brady (12) holds court on the practice field between passing drills while attending mandatory minicamp Wednesday at the AdventHealth Training Center in Tampa.
  18. Bucs third-year inside linebacker Devin White said he feels he has "a great chance" at a double-digit sack total in 2021.
  19. NFL fans watch teams play between the Houston Texans and the Jacksonville Jaguars during a game at Wembley Stadium in London.The NFL wants to expand its international series by holding regular-season games in Germany.
  20. Bucs quarterback Tom Brady (12) throws a pass during mandatory minicamp at AdventHealth Training Center in Tampa.
  21. Bucs rookie edge rusher Joe Tryon (9) gears up on the practice field at the Bucs' mandatory full-squad minicamp Tuesday at AdventHealth Training Center.
  22. Quarterback Kyle Trask (2) is seen on the field on the second day of the rookie minicamp in May in Tampa.
  23. Navy cornerback Cameron Kinley defends Tulane wide receiver Darnell Mooney during a 2019 game. Kinley, who joined the Bucs in May as an undrafted free agent, was stunned to recently learn his request to have his Navy commission delayed was denied.