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2018 Pro Bowl: AFC Edges Out NFC In Come-From-Behind Fashion

2018 Pro Bowl: AFC Edges Out NFC In Come-From-Behind Fashion With a chip on his shoulder, linebacker Kwon Alexander said during the week leading up to the 2018 Pro Bowl that he planned to play with the same ‘emotional intensity’

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Crystal-Clear Anniversary: Bucs Become Champs!

Crystal-Clear Anniversary: Bucs Become Champs! Set an alarm for 10:16 p.m. on Friday night, Buccaneers fans, if you want to celebrate the most joyous anniversary in franchise history. It was at that moment on January 26, 2003 – exactly 15

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Alexander Knows One Speed for Pro Bowl

Alexander Knows One Speed for Pro Bowl The last time it looked like the Pro Bowl could be turning a corner away from its ever-mounting offensive explosions, Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Derrick Brooks was the game’s MVP. That trend reversal

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Captaincy Adds to McCoy's Pro Bowl Experience

Captaincy Adds to McCoy's Pro Bowl Experience Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy is one of just six players who have been selected to each of the last six Pro Bowl rosters. On Wednesday, as practice began for the

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Senior Bowl Gives Bucs Look at Small-School Talent

Senior Bowl Gives Bucs Look at Small-School Talent The players gathered in Mobile, Alabama for the 2018 Senior Bowl will commence their week of practice on Tuesday afternoon. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers, like the other 31 NFL teams, will have

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Pro Bowl Rewind: Bucs' Killer Bs

Pro Bowl Rewind: Bucs' Killer Bs Last January, the NFL’s Pro Bowl left Hawaii for Orlando, Florida, relocating nearly 5,000 miles from its home for 35 of the previous 37 years. In a way, however, that game was more of

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2017 Player Recap: O.J. Howard

2017 Player Recap: O.J. Howard Tight end O.J. Howard headlined a stellar 2017 draft class for the Bucs this season after Tampa Bay took him at number 19 out of the University of Alabama with their first pick of the

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15 Years Ago: Ronde Barber Shut Down the Vet

15 Years Ago: Ronde Barber Shut Down the Vet The Minnesota Vikings are headed to Philadelphia this weekend for the NFC Championship Game thanks to one of the most memorable game-winning plays in NFL history. Exactly 15 years ago, the

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2017 Player Recap: Chris Godwin

2017 Player Recap: Chris Godwin This past year’s draft class produced four starters for the Buccaneers this season: safety Justin Evans, linebacker Kendell Beckwith, tight end O.J. Howard and wide receiver Chris Godwin. It may seem like the latter only

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Bucs' Roster Filled with Fast Starters

Bucs' Roster Filled with Fast Starters Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston just finished his third NFL season with a career total of 11,636 passing yards (so far). In NFL history, only Andrew Luck (12,957) and Peyton Manning (12,287) had

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Kwon Alexander Headed to the Pro Bowl!

Kwon Alexander Headed to the Pro Bowl! Gerald McCoy will have company at the Pro Bowl after all. Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Kwon Alexander is headed to his first NFL all-star game, an honor he earned in just his third

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2017 Player Recap: Brent Grimes

2017 Player Recap: Brent Grimes The Tampa Bay defense finished the season with 26 takeaways, tied for the seventh-most in the NFL. Since the start of the 2016 season, the Bucs have 55 takeaways, which is tied for fourth-most in

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Stat Shots: The Good, the Bad & The Unusual

Stat Shots: The Good, the Bad & The Unusual In 2017, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers scored 86 points off takeaways. That’s quite good! Only five teams in the NFL did better in that regard. Those same Buccaneers also turned the

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2017 Player Recap: Adam Humphries

2017 Player Recap: Adam Humphries It’s no secret that Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston had his pick of targets throughout the 2017 season. It’s also no secret that his top two targets were wide receiver Mike Evans and wide receiver DeSean

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Chris Godwin Gave Bucs Third-Round Value

Chris Godwin Gave Bucs Third-Round Value The Tampa Bay Buccaneers did something in last year’s draft that they hadn’t done in over a decade: They selected a wide receiver in the third round. When it comes to the draft, the

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NFC South Remains NFL's Most Competitive Division

NFC South Remains NFL's Most Competitive Division On Saturday, the Atlanta Falcons will head to Philadelphia for a divisional playoff game against the winners of the NFC East. On Sunday, the Saints will head north on Sunday as well to

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Streaking Into 2018

Streaking Into 2018 As you may have heard, the last catch Mike Evans made in 2017 was a big one. Evans got 16 yards on a deep out to the left sideline with 37 seconds left in the Tampa Bay

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2017 Player Recap: Kwon Alexander

2017 Player Recap: Kwon Alexander Despite only playing 12 of the team’s 16 games in 2017 due to injury, Kwon Alexander finished the season with 70 solo tackles, cracking the top 20 among all linebackers this season. Whittle that down

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McCoy Kept the Pressure On in 2017

McCoy Kept the Pressure On in 2017 Gerald McCoy had his lowest sack total in five years in 2017, finishing with 6.0 QB takedowns. And yet the Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle was as disruptive as ever, if not more

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Tight End a Position of Strength for 2018 Bucs

Tight End a Position of Strength for 2018 Bucs Only twice have the Tampa Bay Buccaneers had a tight end catch as many as five touchdown passes in his rookie season. Only four times have they had a tight end

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2017 Player Recap: Mike Evans

2017 Player Recap: Mike Evans Tampa Bay had 18 different players score touchdowns in 2017. The Buccaneer offense finished the regular season fourth in passing yards and set franchise records in pass attempts (605), pass completions (378), pass yards per

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More Bucs Could Join McCoy in Pro Bowl

More Bucs Could Join McCoy in Pro Bowl Gerald McCoy has been to five Pro Bowls already and he soon will be headed to his sixth straight. Only once has he had to make that trip to the NFL’s annual

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