Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Combine Preview: Safety

Continuing our preview of the players attending the 2019 NFL Scouting Combine. Will Justin Evans get back on track after a down year plagued by injury? Will Jordan Whitehead build on a relatively good rookie performance? Will M.J. Stewart move to safety with this new coaching staff? There are some serious...

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18 hours ago, Bucs Nation, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Combine Preview: Tight End

Moving into the tight end position at the 2019 NFL Scouting Combine. Some recent conversations in the Twittersphere have circled around the Tampa Bay Buccaneers tight ends and whether or not they will be able to produce under head coach Bruce Arians. While Arians’ past has not produced the most prolific...

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20 hours ago, Bucs Nation, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Is re-signing Kwon Alexander a necessity?

Can heart and passion negate silly mistakes on the field? Kwon Alexander is by all accounts an electric player in the locker room and in the huddle for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. His exciting style of play and passion for the game and his teammates is evident. After an injury ended his season in 2018,...

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20 hours ago, Bucs Nation, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

The Crow’s Nest: Reactions to Ellington signing, FA ranks, and a Bucs wish list

Web links on the Buccaneers. Bucs Pending Free Agents RankedFree agency may not start until March 11th, but that hasn’t stopped any speculation of who will be going to what team. Bucs Sign RB Andre EllingtonThe Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed running back Andre Ellington, who previously played most...

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1 day ago, Bucs Nation, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Free Agent Spotlight - CB Kareem Jackson

Bucs fans want a veteran addition to the secondary. Here’s one possibility. Recently, my cornerback preview of the 2019 NFL Scouting Combine was published here on Bucs Nation. As has been the trend all of this off-season, fans of the team let it be known they felt the smarter move was bringing in a free-agent...

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1 day ago, Bucs Nation, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Bucs sign former Cardinals RB Andre Ellington

The former Arizona Cardinal is reuniting with Bruce Arians in Tampa Bay. Former Cardinals running back Andre Ellington has signed with the Buccaneers and will be reuniting with Bruce Arians in Tampa Bay, the team announced Tuesday. We have signed RB Andre Ellington. » https://t.co/jPKHzx5hu9 pic.twitter.com/uWOHmXYWRP—...

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1 day ago, Bucs Nation, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Arizona Cardinals

It looks like Donovan Smith will be sticking around

Whether it’s on a franchise tag or a long-term deal, it looks like the 2015 second-rounder will be sticking with Tampa Bay. The NFL’s franchise tag window opens up Tuesday, which means the Buccaneers have some decisions to make soon. Donovan Smith is a prime candidate for the tag, which has led to speculation...

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1 day ago, Bucs Nation, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

The Crow’s Nest: Tagging Donovan Smith, mock roundup, and fan votes

Web links on the Buccaneers. Bucs Mock Draft Roundup 3.0As the 2019 NFL Draft inches closer, national media outlets are updating their mock drafts. Fan Vote: What Position Should the Bucs Take with the Fifth Pick in the 2019 NFL Draft?The Bucs own the fifth pick in the 2019 NFL Draft. With the draft...

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2 days ago, Bucs Nation, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Free Agent Spotlight - LB Brandon Marshall

The newly released Brandon Marshall could provide some help at inside linebacker if the Buccaneers shift to a 3-4 There are plenty of changes on the horizon for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, one of which being the defense. With Todd Bowles taking the reins, the Bucs are expected to shift to a 3-4 alignment....

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2 days ago, Bucs Nation, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Mel Kiper mocks pass rusher to Buccaneers in latest mock draft

Would this pick be a reach at five? Draft season is quickly approaching and new mock draft are dropping every day on the world wide internet. Tampa Bay, a team with a ton of needs and the number five overall pick, is in a prime position to pick up a franchise caliber player. We have seen names like...

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2 days ago, Bucs Nation, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

The Crow’s Nest: Premium draft spot, RBs, and what’s next for Kaepernick

Web links on the Buccaneers and the rest of the NFL. NFL Mock Draft Monday: How the Kyler Murray decision and the Joe Flacco trade shake up the first roundWhat does it all mean for the Buccaneers? High Five: Bucs in Premium Draft SpotThe Bucs are facing a draft loaded with defensive talent and they own...

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3 days ago, Bucs Nation, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Free Agent Spotlight - WR Kevin White

Continuing on down the list as we get to former top 10 pick, receiver Kevin White. With the future of DeSean Jackson in question along with Adam Humphries impending free agency, receiver comes up as a potential position of need depth wise. Kevin White was a highly regarded play making receiver out of...

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3 days ago, Bucs Nation, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Combine Preview: Cornerbacks

The combine position previews roll on with the cornerbacks If there’s anything all of Bucs Nation can agree on, it’s that Tampa Bay needs cornerback help. Carlton Davis III had a decent rookie season all things considered. Brent Grimes should be a thing of the past. Vernon Hargreaves III is coming back,...

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3 days ago, Bucs Nation, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Combine Preview: Wide Receivers

Here are some wide receivers to keep an eye on when the scouting combine takes place in Indianapolis Fans of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers fans hate hearing their team might have a need at the wide receiver position. Now, nobody is suggesting the Bucs use a day one pick at the position, but it may become...

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3 days ago, Bucs Nation, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Free Agent Spotlight: QB, Teddy Bridgewater

Jameis Winston needs a backup. If you follow the NFL in the slightest, then you know how important the quarterback position is in the grand scheme of things. Even the backup position is important. I mean, you always need a “Plan B” in case the poop ever hits the fan. While the Tampa Bay Buccaneers...

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4 days ago, Bucs Nation, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Updated salary cap situation for Tampa Bay

Many cuts to come, but don’t expect many big signings The Tampa Bay Buccaneers got their off season moves underway this past week by releasing Vinny Curry, and saving $8 million dollars in the process. According to Spotrac, the Buccaneers currently sit at 24th in the league with $15 million dollars...

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4 days ago, Bucs Nation, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Combine Preview: Linebackers

Previewing the linebackers who will be participating in this year’s NFL Scouting Combine. Coming into 2018, there was some talk about whether or not the Tampa Bay Buccaneers had the best linebacker group in the division. One which could match-up against most linebacker groups in the league, even. Now,...

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4 days ago, Bucs Nation, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Combine Preview: Running Backs

A look at the ball-carriers attending the scouting combine in Indianapolis. Our next look at the players vying for NFL roster spots at the Scouting Combine is going to focus on the running back position. Peyton Barber is a restricted free-agent and questions exist about whether or not he can provide...

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4 days ago, Bucs Nation, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Believe it or not, receiving corps could be a potential issue this offseason

One of Tampa Bay’s deepest position groups could suddenly become a problem within the next couple of months. Even throughout all of the losing and roster holes in the last few years for the Buccaneers, there has been at least one constant. The team’s receiving group has been deep, possibly one of the...

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5 days ago, Bucs Nation, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Free Agent Spotlight - G Mike Iupati

Our free agent spotlights roll on with potential help in the trenches As we continue on with our free agent spotlights, we turn our attention to the much beleaguered offensive line. Although the victim of the ire and vitriol of many fans, the offensive line isn’t quite as weak as many believe. That’s...

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5 days ago, Bucs Nation, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

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