Pewter Report Articles Archive
The Senior Bowl Daily Report: Inside The South Practice 1-22
Which Gator player got the best of a Seminole on Tuesday? How did the running backs look in pass protection drills? Which South team DT had a great day and looks up to Patriots NT Vince Wilfork? Get these answers and more in this Pewter Report Senior Bowl practice report sponsored by The Theater Doctor.
The Senior Bowl Daily Report: Inside The North Practice 1-22
Which receivers made the biggest impressions on Tuesday morning at the Senior Bowl practices? Which of the three North team QBs was the most consistent? And which offensive lineman has worked himself potentially into the Top 10? Get the answers to these questions and more in this Senior Bowl Practice report sponsored by The Theater Doctor.
PR's 2012 Season Awards Issue Is Now Available Online
Pewter Report's 2012 Bucs Season Awards Issue is now available on
PewterReport.com for our Pewter Insider subscribers. With 10
insightful columns and articles about the Buccaneers as they had into
the 2013 season, check out PR's 2012 Bucs Season Awards Issue now.
The Senior Bowl Daily Report: Inside The North Practice 1-21
How did the North team's cornerbacks do on Monday, the first day of the 2013 Senior Bowl's practices? Which QB was the most consistent overall in front of the media and NFL personnel? Get the answers to these questions and more in Pewter Report's Senior Bowl North team practice report brought to you by The Theater Doctor.
Pewter Prospect: Georgia CB Sanders Commings
Would the Buccaneers be interested in a big cover corner that has thrived in the talent-rich SEC? Would Georgia's Sanders Commings be a good fit in Tampa Bay's defense? Find out in this Pewter Prospect.
Pewter Prospect: Cincinnati TE Travis Kelce
Would the Buccaneers have a need for a big pass-catching tight end that can also block well at the point of attack? Would Cincinnati's Travis Kelce be a nice addition in the Buccaneers offense? Find out in this Pewter Prospect.
PR’s 2012 Bucs Grades: Defense And Special Teams
Which defensive unit graded out the highest? Which Bucs defenders
received the highest and lowest grades? Find out as Pewter Report dishes
out the season-ending grades for Tampa Bay’s defense and special teams.
Bucs Were A Few Plays Away From The Playoffs
Tampa Bay was so close to winning three more games and earning a spot in
the postseason. Pewter Report’s Haley Cornish chronicles the big plays
the Bucs just missed on that led to six close losses.
Bucs Needs To Take Reins Off Freeman
In 2012 the NFL saw even more teams allow their quarterback to use their feet instead of strictly their arm. With Bucs QB Josh Freeman in the final year of his contract, and his future up in their air, what does Tampa Bay have to lose by giving Freeman more freedom to run the football?
The Senior Bowl Daily Report: Inside The South Practice 1-21
Which South squad quarterback got off to a quick start impressing scouts and fans on Monday? Can a player who has only two years total of football be drafted in the first round? Which offensive lineman dominated his opponents in 1-on-1's ? Find out in this Senior Bowl Report brought to you by the Theater Doctor.
Inside The 2013 Senior Bowl Weigh-In
Which future NFL players stood out and impressed scouts at the 2013 National Football Scouting Weigh-In? Which draft prospects disappointed by not living up to their measurables? Find out all the answers as Pewter Report goes inside the Senior Bowl Weigh-In.
Pewter Report's 2013 Senior Bowl Preview
The 2013 Senior Bowl week is underway and Pewter Report is in Mobile,
Alabama to cover all the action. Pewter Report’s premium coverage of the
North and South team practices throughout the week as well as the 64th
annual game on Saturday will be free and accessible to Bucs fans, and
fans of the NFL Draft, thanks to The Theater Doctor.
Martin Will Make Three Bucs Honolulu-Bound
With Frank Gore and the 49ers advancing to the Super Bowl, a spot opened on the NFC roster and will be filled by Tampa Bay rookie running back Doug Martin. The former Boise State star had 1,926 total yards from scrimmage that ranked him third in the NFL in 2012. Martin will join teammates Vincent Jackson and Gerald McCoy in the league's annual Pro Bowl next week in Hawaii.
West Beats East 28-13: Top Shrine Game Perfomers
The 87th annual East-West Shrine took place Saturday in St. Petersburg with the West squad coached by former Buccaneers coach Leeman Bennett winning 28-13. Several players helped their draft stock over the last week and PewterReport.com takes a look at who shined in the spotlight on Saturday.
SR's Fab 5 - 1-18
FREE SR's FAB 5 - What does director of college scouting Eric Stokes bring to Tampa Bay? What type of players is Stokes looking for? What's the latest on Randy Melvin, the Bucs D-line coach, who is staying in Tampa Bay despite our report that said he was fired on Wednesday? Get the answers and more insight and inside scoop on the Buccaneers in this edition of SR's Fab 5.
Bucs Tab McNulty To Replace Turner As QB Coach
The Buccaneers have hired former Arizona Cardinals and Rutgers assistant coach John McNulty to replace Ron Turner as Tampa Bay's QB coach. McNulty was denied by the Cardinals an opportunity to interview with the Buccaneers in 2012.
PR's Senior Bowl Coverage Is Sponsored By The Theater Doctor
Pewter Report's live coverage of the 2013 Senior Bowl from Mobile, Ala. is sponsored by The Theater Doctor. All of Pewter Report's 2013 Senior Bowl coverage will be FREE, beginning on Sunday, January 20, and will include previews, practice reports and interviews of players the Bucs are targeting.
Pewter Report Chat With SR Transcript - 1-18
The offseason is here and every Friday at 11:00 a.m. ET the Pewter
Report Chat offers the forum to have Tampa Bay Buccaneers fans ask
questions to a member of the Pewter Report staff. Click here to access the chat transcript featuring 26 questions answered by Pewter Report publisher Scott
PR Analysis East-West Shrine: Inside The East Practice 1-16
Did Collin Klein fare any better in Wednesday's workout? Which defensive ends had sacks on the afternoon? How has FSU receiver Rodney Smith looked this week? Find out these answers and more in the exclusive Insider story on the East-West Shrine practice from Pewter Report.
PR Analysis East-West Shrine: Inside The West Practice 1-16
Which West team linebacker had one of the best plays of the week of practice? Who has been the most consistent running back for the West team this week? Find the answers to these questions and more in this Insiders only West team practice report from Pewter Report.
Jackson Says The Offense Should Be Much Better In 2013
Bucs WR Vincent Jackson spoke to the local media on Wednesday, discussing his selection to the Pro Bowl and also talked about a number of things including the potential he sees for the offense to improve and also how much he enjoyed playing for head coach Greg Schiano.
Buccaneers Part Ways With Defensive Line Coach Melvin
PewterReport.com is reporting that Buccaneers have parted ways with defensive line coach Randy Melvin after one year. The Bucs had 27 sacks last year, which was tied for the third-fewest in the NFL and last in the NFC. The Bucs now have four vacancies to fill on the assistant coaching staff this offseason.
Dominik And Bucs In No Hurry To Lock Up Freeman
Bucs GM Mark Dominik attended both East-West Shrine practices on Tuesday and spent a few minutes with the local media, including PewterReport.com, discussing quarterback Josh Freeman's contract situation.
PR Analysis East-West Shrine: Inside The East Practice 1-15
Which of the offensive and defensive linemen stood out in Tuesday's East team practice as they prepare for Saturday's Shrine game? Did Heisman finalist Collin Klein rebound from his shaky debut earlier in the week? Get the answers to these questions and more in this Pewter Report Insider feature.
PR Analysis East-West Shrine: Inside The West Practice 1-15
Which CBs shined for the West squad in Tuesday's practice? Which wide receiver performed the best? How did the running backs fare in the second day of East-West Shrine practices? Get the answers in these practice reports on PewterReport.com.
Bucs WR Jackson To Replace Johnson In The Pro Bowl
The Bucs announced on Tuesday that WR Vincent Jackson will replace Calvin Johnson on the NFC's Pro Bowl Roster. Jackson, who was signed as a free agent last March, led Tampa Bay in receptions and yards, and will join teammate DT Gerald McCoy in Honolulu for the league's all-star contest.
PR Analysis East-West Shrine: Inside The West Practice 1-14
Which tight end was injured and which one stood out for the West squad on Monday? Which offensive tackle gave up a multitude of sacks? Which defensive end stood out for the West? Get the answers in Pewter Report's West squad practice report.
PR Analysis East-West Shrine: Inside The East Practice 1-14
Which players were the Bucs targeting at the East practice on Monday? Which tight end and wide receiver stood out for the East? Which safety made a big hit and had an interception? How did the East running backs fare? Get the answers in Pewter Report's East squad practice report.
Martin Or Jackson Expected To Join McCoy In Pro Bowl
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will have two members of their team in the 2013 Pro Bowl as either RB Doug Martin or WR Vincent Jackson will be joining DT Gerald McCoy in Hawaii. Martin and Jackson are first alternates and a spot for a RB or a WR will open up after next Sunday's NFC Championship Game.