Bucs outside linebacker Anthony Nelson follows a play during the first half of Saturday's preseason game against the Miami Dolphins at Raymond James Stadium.
The third-year pro from Iowa had five sacks over his final eight games last season, and the Bucs say he’s just getting started.
Notes | The Bucs also sign running back Patrick Laird after injuries to Kenjon Barner and Giovani Bernard.
Yaqub Salik Talib is suspected in the Saturday night shooting that killed a man, police in the Dallas-area city of Lancaster said.
John Romano | Jose Borregales has the potential for 60-yard field goals, but Ryan Succop has been a model of consistency.


  1. Carl Nassib spent the 2018 and 2019 seasons with the Bucs before signing with the Raiders.
  2. Bucs outside linebacker Anthony Nelson follows a play during the first half of Saturday's preseason game against the Miami Dolphins at Raymond James Stadium.
  3. The brother of former Bucs cornerback Aqib Talib, pictured in this 2019 file photo, has been identified by police as a suspect in the shooting death of a coach at a youth football game in Texas.
  4. Long snapper Zach Triner (97) offers words of encouragement after Jose Borregales missed a potential game-winning 49-yard field goal against the Dolphins on the final play Saturday night. Borregales converted on a 55-yard field goal earlier in the game.
  5. Injured Bucs center Ryan Jensen arrives on the field before the start of Saturday's preseason game against the Dolphins.
  6. Receiver Tyler Johnson led the Bucs with six catches for 73 yards in their preseason opener Saturday against the Dolphins.
  7. Bucs running back Ke'Shawn Vaughn leads Dolphins defenders on a chase during the second quarter Saturday night.
  8. Bucs quarterback Kyle Trask throws to Tyler Johnson during the second quarter of the preseason game against the Dolphins at Raymond James Stadium on Saturday.
  9. Bucs fans in the Krewe’s Nest cheer on their team, playing against the Dolphins during the first preseason game of the season Saturday at Raymond James Stadium.
  10. Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady (12) participates in the joint practice with the Miami Dolphins during the Buccaneers Training Camp on Wednesday, Aug 10, 2022, at the AdventHealth Training Center in Tampa.
  11. Brandon Walton's ability to play multiple spots on the offensive line just might land him a permanent position with the Bucs.
  12. Fans cheer and wave flags during the Bucs' championship celebration prior to the 2021 regular-season home opener against the Cowboys at Raymond James Stadium. The team has announced that an additional 3,600 seats have been installed in the south end zone for the 2022 season.
  13. Bucs quarterbacks Kyle Trask, center, and Ryan Griffin participate in Thursday's joint practice with the Dolphins at the AdventHealth Training Center in Tampa.
  14. Even if he's taking an extended break during training camp, that's no reason to think Tom Brady won't be ready for the regular season. Assuming he's not set to exit the game again.
  15. Dolphins wide receiver Braylon Sanders, pictured during the first joint practice, and his teammates found more success against the Bucs defense Thursday.
  16. Bucs wide receiver Julio Jones (85) beats Dolphins All-Pro cornerback Xavien Howard (25) on a pass from Tom Brady during Wednesday's joint practice with Miami at AdventHealth Training Center.
  17. Bucs quarterback Tom Brady looked sharp during joint practices with the Dolphins on Wednesday.
  18. Bucs quarterback Tom Brady (12) visits with Sam Madison, cornerbacks/pass game specialist with the Miami Dolphins, while participating in the joint practice with the Dolphins on Wednesday.
  19. Bucs cornerback Carlton Davis, right, breaks up a pass intended for Dolphins wide receiver Tyreek Hill during the teams' joint practice Wednesday at AdventHealth Training Center.
  20. Robert Hainsey, pictured earlier in training camp, was helped off the field and eventually to a cart at the end of Wednesday's joint session with the Dolphins.
  21. Good luck to opposing offenses squaring off with Vita Vea, left, and William Gholston. Assistant head coach Harold Goodwin says stopping the Bucs’ pass rush is like trying to halt “a large motorhome in motion."
  22. Dolphins linebacker Sam Eguavoen (49) closes in on Bucs quarterback Tom Brady (12) during the teams' regular-season meeting last October at Raymond James Stadium. The teams will have two joint practices this week in Tampa prior to their preseason encounter Saturday at Raymond James.
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