Pewter Report Articles Archive
Freeman Entering 2013 With Future In Doubt
Quarterback Josh Freeman's agent recently met with the Buccaneers and stated that Tampa Bay is committed to Freeman. But Freeman's – and general manger Mark Dominik's – future may hinge on the quarterback play in 2013.
Bucs Could Add DL Depth: Five Potential Targets In Free Agency
With free agency just one week away the Tampa Bay front office and
coaching staff are busy scouting potential free agents to target on
March 12 to help improve the Buccaneers. In this feature,
PewterReport.com lists five defensive linemen who are unrestricted free agents
that the Buccaneers may consider signing.
Seven Scarlet Knight Draft Options For Tampa Bay
The Buccaneers head into April's draft with numerous needs and head coach Greg Schiano's former team at Rutgers is loaded with NFL talent. Could one or more of his former players become Buccaneers next month? Eric Dellaratta takes a look at seven Scarlet Knights who could find themselves hearing their name called.
As A Safety, Scout Or Coach, Barber Should Remain A Buc
Team icon Ronde Barber has done so much for the Buccaneers as a player
for the last 16 years. Barber, who will be an unrestricted free agent on
March 12, needs to remain in red and pewter either as the team’s free
safety, as a pro scout or an assistant coach in 2013.
Pewter Report's 2013 Bucs Offseason Battle Plan: 53-Man Roster
How do all of the offseason acquisitions in Pewter Report’s Bucs
Offseason Battle Plan affect Tampa Bay’s 2013 roster? Which rookies
make the team? Which members of the 2012 Bucs squad are no longer on the
team? Get the answers in this advanced look at the Bucs’ 53-man roster.
SR's Fab 5 - 3-1
Which top-tier cornerbacks are the Buccaneers expected to target in free agency? What two second-tier free agent CBs are the Bucs interested in? What DE and WR should the Bucs pursue in free agency? What does the future hold for Bucs defensive coordinator Bill Sheridan? Get the answers in this edition of SR's Fab 5.
Pewter Report Chat With SR Transcript 3-1
Did you have a Bucs-related question you wanted answered by Bucs expert Scott Reynolds? Perhaps Reynolds answered it earlier today in the Pewter Report Chat. A full transcript is now available! Reynolds answered over 20 questions today so check them out and come back every Friday at 11 a.m.
Pewter Report’s 2013 7-Round Bucs Mock Draft 2.0
Pewter Report publisher Scott Reynolds has updated his 2013 Bucs 7-round
mock draft of 2013. Who is Tampa Bay’s first-round pick? How many
cornerbacks will the Bucs draft? Get the answers right here.
Williams' Agent Optimistic Deal Can Be Worked Out Soon
Mike Williams has one season left on his original four-year rookie deal and his agent, Handley Engelhard, is hoping to negotiate a long-term extension. According to Engelhard, the Buccaneers have been receptive to the idea and the two sides plant to discuss it further after the draft in April.
Pewter Report’s 2013 Bucs Offseason Battle Plan
Which Buccaneers should the team re-sign? Which free agents should Tampa
Bay add in March? Which players should the Bucs draft in April? Scott
Reynolds outlines what Tampa Bay should do in Pewter Report’s Bucs
Offseason Battle Plan.
PR's 2013 Bucs Offseason Issue Is Now Available Online
Pewter Report's 2013 Offseason Issue digital magazine is now available on PewterReport.com for our Pewter Insider subscribers. Included in this issue is Pewter Report's 2013 Bucs Offseason Battle Plan, some advice for the franchise regarding Ronde Barber and an updated Bucs 7-round mock draft.
NFL Combine Day 4 Impressions: Cornerbacks and Safeties
Which cornerbacks and safeties turned in star performances on Tuesday, and which ones disappointed at the NFL scouting combine? Which
players may be targets for the Buccaneers in the 2013 NFL Draft? Find
out the answers in this Pewter Report article.
Bucs Need To Make A Business Decision And Cut Black
With the uncertain outcome of Quincy Black’s nerve graft procedure, it’s
time for the Buccaneers to move on and release Black, which will create
close to $5 million in salary cap room. The Bucs already have several
options to step in at Sam linebacker.
Pewter Prospect: CB Tharold Simon
Does Tampa Bay need a tall cornerback that excels in press coverage? Would LSU cornerback Tharold Simon be a good fit in the Buccaneers secondary? Get the answers in this Pewter Prospect article.
Pewter Prospect: WR Stedman Bailey
Do the Buccaneers have the need for a productive, speedy slot receiver? Would West Virginia's Stedman Bailey be a good fit in Tampa Bay? Find out in this Pewter Prospect article.
Point-Counterpoint: Is Dominik On The Hot Seat In 2013?
Is Buccaneers general manager Mark Dominik on the hot seat in 2013? Does Tampa Bay need to make the playoffs for Dominik to keep his job? That's the question Pewter Reporters Mark Cook and Scott Reynolds debate in this month's Point-Counterpoint.
Mayock Talks Cornerbacks And The Bucs First Round Pick
NFL Network's Mike Mayock held a conference call last week to discuss the NFL Combine, and during the call had plenty to say about the cornerback position, an obvious need for the Buccaneers. Below is Mayock's thoughts, including his opinion on where the Bucs could look with their No. 13 pick.
NFL Combine Day 3 Impressions: D-Line, Linebackers
Which defensive linemen and linebackers turned in star performances on Monday, and which ones disappointed at the NFL scouting combine? Which players may be targets for the Buccaneers in the 2013 NFL Draft? Find out the answers in this Pewter Report article.
NFL Combine Day 2 Impressions: QB, RB, and WRs
Which wide receivers, running backs and quarterbacks shined on Sunday at the NFL Combine in Indianapolis? Which players fit what Tampa Bay may be looking for in April's Draft? Get the latest from Pewter Report right here in this feature.
Bucs Bringing Back Bennett Is No Slam Dunk
General manager Mark Dominik may be playing a bit of poker with free agent Michael Bennett, but on Friday sounded comfortable heading into the season with Da'Quan Bowers heading out of the tunnel as the Bucs starter at left defensive end in 2013.
A Kinder, Gentler Schiano In 2013?
The military-style run practice and rule regiment will be loosed to a degree said head coach Greg Schiano while speaking to the media on Friday from the NFl Combine in Indianapolis.
SR's Fab 5 - 2-22
Can a case be made for the Bucs selecting Mississippi State CB Johnthan Banks in the first round? Which QB should Tampa Bay target in free agency? Are there any QBs in the 2013 draft that the Bucs should select? Which underrated LB would look good in red and pewter? Get the answers plus more inside scoop on the Buccaneers in this edition of SR's Fab 5.
Pewter Report Chat Transcript With Mark Cook 2-22
PewterReport.com editor Mark Cook was on hand Friday at 11 a.m. to answer questions in the weekly, Insiders only, PewterReport.com Chat. Below is a transcript of the chat with a number of great questions regarding free agency and the upcoming draft.
Signing Of Henry Will Put Pressure On Koenen
Most assumed when the Buccaneers added former Gators and Eagles punter Chas Henry earlier this month, it was merely a formality of bringing another leg for training camp. And while that still may prove to be the case, when looking at the numbers you have to consider the money that could be saved if Henry wins the job.
Bowers Released From Jail, Future Uncertain
Tampa Bay's Da'Quan Bowers apparent absent-minded mistake that led to his arrest on a gun possession charge could create major headaches for the 22-year old and the franchise. Bowers posted a $10,000 bail on Monday evening and was released with a very uncertain future.
UPDATED: Bowers Arrested In New York On Weapons Charge
Buccaneers defensive end Da'Quan Bowers was arrested on a concealed weapons charge after being found to have a loaded handgun in his carry-on bag at New York's LaGuardia Airport on Monday, according to multiple reports.
Pewter Report Get2gether With Black Was A Rousing Success
Bucs safety Ahmad Black was the featured guest for the PewterReport.com Insider's Get2Gether sponsored by Courtside Grille in Tampa on Sunday. Back was joined by former Bucs defensive end Tyoka Jackson and both spent a portion of the afternoon answering questions from Bucs fans.
SR's Fab 5 - 2-15
With his future in Tampa Bay on the line, will Mark Dominik roll the dice on BYU DE Ezekiel Ansah, a player who is loaded with potential, in the first round? What late-round DE and CB has caught the Bucs' interest? What WR would be a great addition to the Bucs' receiving corps? What's the latest with Tampa Bay possibly re-signing DT Roy Miller? Get the answers and more inside scoop in this edition of SR's Fab 5.
Pewter Report Chat With SR Transcript 2-15
Scott Reynolds hosted the Pewter Report Chat, which takes place every Friday morning at 11:00 a.m. ET, and answered over 20 Bucs-related questions from Pewter Insider subscribers. A full transcript of the PR Chat has been provided right here.