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Schiano On Bucs' Loss To Broncos: "This One Hurts"
Tampa Bay dropped its second game in a row on Sunday at Denver and now sit at 6-6 on the year. Head coach Greg Schiano said the loss is painful but they will get back to work immediately on the plane ride home.
Broncos Use 21-Point Third Quarter To Beat Bucs, 31-23
UPDATED: Tampa Bay blew a 10-7 halftime lead after surrendering 21 points in the third quarter as Peyton Manning tossed two TDs to push the Broncos past the Bucs, 31-23. The loss drops Tampa Bay to 6-6 on the season and puts their postseason hopes in hold.
Manning And Broncos Present Toughest Test Of The Year
The Bucs will face arguably their toughest challenge of the season when they kickoff against the Denver Broncos on Sunday. The Broncos boast one of the league's toughest stadiums for opponents, two great pass rushers, not to mention of the best QBs to ever play the game.
Schiano Said Peyton Manning's Arm "Looks Strong To Me"
Head coach Greg Schiano spoke to the media one final time before Sunday's road trip to Denver and talked about the Buccaneers preparation for the high altitude, the play of the young defensive backs and said anyone who doubts Manning's arm strength has never played against him.
SR's Fab 5 - 11-30
Why is it time for Buccaneers DT Gerald McCoy to stand and deliver? Which explosive college wide receiver and running back would make a fine addition to the Buccaneers specials teams and offense? What does FS Ronde Barber think about Tampa Bay's new, young talent? Get the answers to these questions and more inside scoop in SR's Fab 5.
Pewter Report Friday Chat With SR At 11:00 a.m. ET
The Pewter Report Friday Chat happens today at 11:00 a.m. ET and will be hosted by publisher and Bucs beat writer Scott Reynolds. Ask your Bucs-related questions now, or join the chat room live at 11:00 a.m. ET. A full transcript of the chat will be provided right here at its conclusion.
David Wins NFL Defensive Player of the Month Award
Tampa Bay's second-round pick in 2012, linebacker Lavonte David, won the NFL Defensive Rookie of the Month award for the month of November. David had 47 tackles in November as the Bucs went 3-1 to improve to 6-5 on the year.
Watson Wins NFC Special Teams Player of the Month Honors
Buccaneers reserve linebacker Dekoda Watson blocked a punt, recovered a fumble and recorded two special teams tackles to win the NFC Special Teams Player of the Month award. It was the first time Watson has won honors from the league.
Schiano And The Bucs Wary Of Manning
Head coach Greg Schiano spoke to the media following practice on Wednesday and was asked about a number of subjects including defending against Peyton Manning, the Bronco pass rush and veteran cornerback Ronde Barber's role with the team, among other topics.
Hardman Back And Ready to Contribute
The Buccaneers filled a roster spot on Tuesday, re-signing offensive lineman Derek Hardman to the active roster, after placing tackle Jeremy Trueblood on injured reserve. Hardman had been working out in Tampa since his release earlier this season and was happy when the phone call came from the Buccaneers.
An NFL Agent's Perspective On The Use And Abuse Of Adderall
In October, PewterReport.com spoke to an agent about the widespread use of Adderall throughout the world of professional sports. His insight was surprising and something that hadn't been reported before. Below is the original story, taken from one of PewterReport.com's premium Pewter Insider articles.
Pewter Report Roundtable - Bucs vs. Falcons
What needs to happen for the Buccaneers to become perennial playoff contenders as they were under Tony Dungy? How will the loss of the Seahawks' top two conerbacks affect the Seahawks – and Bucs playoff chances? Find out in the Pewter Report Roundtable.
NFL Hands Down Four Game Suspension For Wright
The Buccaneers announced on Monday that cornerback Eric Wright has been suspended four games for testing positive for a performance enhancing substance. Wright, in a statement released through the team, confirmed it was Adderall.
PR Analysis: Tampa Bay's Offensive Game Grades Vs. Atlanta
How did each offensive line grade out during Sunday's 24-23 loss to the Falcons on Sunday? Find out what Pewter Report's Mark Cook thinks as he takes a look at the overall play of each offensive unit in this weekly Pewter Report analysis feature.
Schiano: "Missed Opportunities" Big Part Of The Loss
Head coach Greg Schiano spoke to the media following Sunday's 24-23 loss to the Atlanta Falcons and was frustrated with the end result. Schiano talked about leaving points on the field, scoring just six points off of turnovers and the inability to slow down the Falcons' passing game.
Bucs Lose Falcons Game, But Not Ground In NFC Playoff Chase
The Buccaneers missed a golden opportunity to take the lead in the NFC wild card race, losing to the Falcons on Sunday, 24-23. The good news for Tampa Bay is that some of the other NFC teams that are also competing for a playoff berth also lost on Sunday. In this weekly feature, PewterReport.com takes an updated look at the NFC playoff race.
Falcons Hold Off Bucs' Rally To Prevail, 24-23
UPDATED - The Falcons edged the Buccaneers, 24-23, to move to 10-1 on the season and end Tampa Bay's four-game winning streak. Despite winning the turnover battle against Atlanta, missed opportunities cost the Bucs, who fell to 6-5 this year, a chance to gain ground in the NFC playoff race.