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Jets latest team to show too much faith in wrong GM

Although the timing of the Jets’ dismissal of general manager Mike Maccagnan drew widespread scrutiny, this situation is not too much different from the Bills’ revamp two years ago. Both ousters occurred after a draft, each process ending with a

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Gerald McCoy: ‘I will be playing football somewhere’ in 2019

We’ve been hearing for several months that the Buccaneers have been looking to move on from veteran defensive tackle Gerald McCoy, but the front office hasn’t had much success finding a trade partner. Thanks to the uncertainty, the 31-year-old didn’t show up to

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Buccaneers sign Sean Murphy-Bunting, four other draft picks

The Buccaneers have started to sign their 2019 rookie class, announcing that they’ve reached deals with the following five draft choices: After ranking 30th in pass defense DVOA last season, the Buccaneers needed to throw assets at the coverage game,

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Eight worst quarterback situations after NFL Draft

The 2019 NFL Draft kicked off with the Arizona Cardinals predictably selecting Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray with their No. 1 overall pick. Now that the draft — which offered some wild trades and head-scratching picks — is a thing of

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2019 NFL Draft: Bucs Day Three Preview

One day after surprising nobody by taking LSU linebacker Devin White with the fifth-overall pick in the 2019 NFL Draft, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers surprised a lot of people by taking three defensive backs in rounds two and three. In

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Buccaneers Draft Profile: DT, Christian Wilkins

For months now there has been speculation about whether or not Gerald McCoy fits into the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and their plans for the future. If he doesn’t, the team needs to find a replacement. One could be available outside

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Buccaneers Draft Profile: WR Jalen Hurd

Here’s the thing about offensive minded coaches – they want weapons on that side of the ball. With the loss of DeSean Jackson and Adam Humphries, the Buccaneers find themselves in need of finding some help at receiver. Yes, they

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Nick Bosa will meet with the Bucs on Sunday night

A fifth team emerged on Nick Bosa‘s pre-draft schedule. The Buccaneers will host the impact edge rusher prospect, according to Albert Breer of SI.com. Bosa will have dinner with Bucs representatives on Sunday night and stay in Tampa for a

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2018 Bucs Roster Reset: Defensive Backs

2018 Bucs Roster Reset: Defensive Backs The Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected two cornerbacks and a safety in the first four rounds of the 2018 NFL Draft, taking advantage of a series of trades by General Manager Jason Licht that greatly

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Buccaneers Waive (Injured) DB Maurice Fleming

Buccaneers Waive (Injured) DB Maurice Fleming The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced that the team has waived (injured) defensive back Maurice Fleming. Fleming (5-11, 202) originally entered the league as a college free agent with the Buccaneers last season. He spent

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2018 Bucs Roster Reset: Linebackers

2018 Bucs Roster Reset: Linebackers The Tampa Bay Buccaneers made wholesale changes to their defensive line during the 2018 offseason and then funneled a lot of draft resources into reloading in the secondary. The Buccaneers hope they  will be much

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Ronald Jones and the Rookie Rushing Race

Ronald Jones and the Rookie Rushing Race The S.S. Mailbag takes on a variety of topics this week, from the rookie rushing race to a player who could be his university’s first-ever NFL product to throwback uniforms, and more. One

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Bucs' Mini-Camp Wrap-Up

Bucs' Mini-Camp Wrap-Up 1. Coach Koetter sees the potential with new additions. Head Coach Dirk Koetter started off his last offseason press conference with his initial conclusions in what he saw from his players. The 90-man roster obviously offers a

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Bucs Mini-Camp Musings: Day Three

Bucs Mini-Camp Musings: Day Three 1. CB Vernon Hargreaves has had a productive offseason, playing both inside and outside. The 2016 first-round pick came up big on Thursday, immediately smacking the ball out of tight end Cameron Brate’s hands on

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Bucs Call First Indoor Audible, Take Practice Inside

Bucs Call First Indoor Audible, Take Practice Inside The lightning alarm mounted on the back of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ headquarters went off on Wednesday, just as the first few players were strolling onto the field for practice. Everyone immediately

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Lavonte David Looking Forward to Opportunities D-Line Creates

Lavonte David Looking Forward to Opportunities D-Line Creates As they say with defense, ‘it starts up front.’ That’s exactly what linebacker Lavonte David is hoping will be the case with Tampa Bay’s drastically different defensive line this upcoming season. All

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NFL.com Predicts MVP Season for Lavonte David

NFL.com Predicts MVP Season for Lavonte David In an article published on NFL.com, Dan Hanzus predicted each team’s MVP for the upcoming 2018 season. His pick for the Buccaneers? ‘Anonymous’ star linebacker Lavonte David. “David might be the most anonymous

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2018 Bucs Roster Reset: Defensive Line

2018 Bucs Roster Reset: Defensive Line At One Buccaneer Place, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ headquarters, there are first-floor meeting rooms for each individual position, and they are loosely grouped together into offensive and defensive halves. If one thinks of it

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Buccaneers Promote Three, Hire Three in Scouting Department

Buccaneers Promote Three, Hire Three in Scouting Department The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced today the promotions of Byron Kiefer from National Scout to Senior National Scout, Antwon Murray from NFS/Combine Scout to area scout and Brian McLaughlin from Scouting Assistant

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Bucs' Rookies Get Some Money-Managing Tips

Bucs' Rookies Get Some Money-Managing Tips It’s Professionalism Week for Bucs’ rookies. Just a few short months ago, the guys were college students with not much financial freedom. Now, they’re professional athletes having to make major financial decisions for likely

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Behind the Buccaneers: Jameis Winston

Behind the Buccaneers: Jameis Winston With Father’s Day coming up, as well as his fiancé’s due date, the Buccaneers’ franchise quarterback sat down with me to talk about how he feels about becoming a father for the first time. This

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Noah Spence in Better Spot to Meet Expectations

Noah Spence in Better Spot to Meet Expectations A year ago, Noah Spence’s teammates were predicting big things for him. The since-departed Robert Ayers thought the second-year defensive end had 15-sack potential. After a rookie campaign that included 5.5 sacks

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