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Bucs News To Know 8-27
Tampa Bay finishes the preseason this Thursday night against the Redskins with a number of questions still to answer. What is the latest on the Carl Nicks injury? Who may take his place if he isn't ready for the season opener? What did Greg Schiano have to say about QB Josh Freeman? Find out here in the daily News To Know.
Streaky Freeman Still Bucs' Best Option For Success In 2013
With an unimpressive and sometimes downright ugly preseason performance, Bucs quarterback Josh Freeman is feeling the heat before the first snap of the regular season. But even with Freeman's streakiness and inconsistency, Tampa Bay's starting QB still gives Tampa Bay its best shot at success in 2013.
Schiano "Disappointed" With The Offensive Struggles
After Saturday's game against the Miami Dolphins, head coach Greg Schiano saw some things on film that were positives but also some negative. On Sunday, during his day-after-game press conference, Schiano talked about Tampa Bay's struggling offense.
Turnovers, Late TD From Glennon Lift Bucs Past Dolphins, 17-16
The Bucs won their first preseason game over the Dolphins, 17-16, thanks to a late touchdown pass from rookie quarterback Mike Glennon and four Miami turnovers. Josh Freeman and the starting offense, which was without RB Doug Martin, couldn't find any rhythm and were plagued by mistakes.
SR's Fab 5 - 8-24
Why is this preseason all about Mike Glennon at QB rather than Josh Freeman? Why won't the Bucs play CB Darrelle Revis or RG Davin Joseph in the preseason? Get the answers, plus inside scoop on the Bucs training camp battles, insight on kicker Derek Dimke and more in this edition of SR's Fab 5.
Bucs vs. Dolphins: Preseason Keys And Objectives
The Buccaneers will head down south to face the Miami Dolphins Saturday night at 7:30 PM. We will see a lot of the first team unit on the field but that does not mean that the coaching staff is done with their evaluations. Starters will be under the microscope as well.
SR's Pick 6: Bucs at Dolphins
What are the six things PewterReport.com publisher and Bucs beat writer
Scott Reynolds will be looking for in Tampa Bay’s third preseason game
at Miami? Find out in his new weekly column, SR’s Pick 6.
Pewter Report Chat With SR Transcript 8-23
The Pewter Report Chats happen every Friday at 11:00 a.m. ET on PewterReport.com. It's the opportunity for Pewter Insiders to ask their Bucs-related questions to our Bucs experts. PewterReport.com's Scott Reynolds hosted today's chat. A full transcript has been posted right here.
Nicks, Tynes Suffering From MRSA Infection
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced on Thursday that both guard Carl Nicks and kicker Lawrence Tynes are suffering from a MRSA infection. Both players are undergoing treatment and sources say both are responding to medication.
Bucs News To Know 8-22
What did head coach Greg Schiano have to say about the Bucs TE situation? What offensive lineman was seen practicing at both guard spots today? What is the latest injury news? Find out here in the daily Bucs News To Know.
More Prepared Barron Ready To Bust Out For Bucs
Mark Barron was expected to make an instant difference in the Bucs secondary when he became the Bucs first overall pick in the 2012 draft. After getting familiar with the NFL his rookie season, Barron is ready to showcase his improvement as he moves to a role he perfected in college.
Bucs News To Know 8-21
How did Josh Freeman respond to criticism from former Vikings QB Fran Tarkenton? What is the latest with the Bucs injuries? What did head coach Greg Schiano have to say about Darrelle Revis on Wednesday. Get all the answers to these questions and more in the Bucs News To Know.
Bucs Add Former Bills Kicker Lindell
The Bucs lost incumbent placekicker Connor Barth in July with an Achilles injury and thought they had found a replacement in former Giant Lawrence Tynes. But with Tynes sidelined with a toe injury the Buccaneers added former Bills kicker Rian Lindell late Tuesday PewterReport.com has confirmed.
McCoy Comes To Freeman's Defense
Bucs Pro Bowl defensive tackle Gerald McCoy spoke to the media during Tuesday's open locker room session and as always had a lot to say. McCoy commented on a number of subjects including the criticism that quarterback Josh Freeman has received lately.
Bucs News To Know 8-20
What ESPN report did head coach Greg Schiano dispute on Tuesday following practice? What injured Bucs are still sidelined? Get the answers to these questions and more in this daily feature, The Bucs News To Know from PewterReport.com.
To Play Or Not To Play: Revis Status Still Unclear
Everyone is wondering whether or not Darrelle Revis will play this week against the Dolphins in Miami. On Monday, Greg Schiano, Dashon Goldson and Darrelle Revis all touched on how Revis practiced and the potential of him playing on Saturday.
Bucs News To Know 8-19
What injury kept LG Carl Nicks out of Bucs practice on Monday? Is head coach Greg Schiano disappointed with DE Da'Quan Bowers? How much work did Tampa Bay CB Darrelle Revis do during Monday's practice? Get the answers in today's Bucs News To Know.
Schiano Not Concerned With Offense So Far
Friday night's game against the Patriots raised a lot of concern from those outside the organization on where the offense is heading. In his day-after game press conference, head coach Greg Schiano tried to provide some sense of optimism.
Bucs Fall To 0-2 In Preseason; Most Disappointing List
While the Bucs avoided a blowout loss unlike last week, there were still several players and a couple units that struggled on Friday night. Which player's drop killed first quarter momentum? Which unit was below par most of the night? Find out in the Most Disappointing List from Friday night's loss to New England.