Friday, August 23, 2019

Injury Update: Thursday

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers practiced Thursday for the second consecutive day. Bucs head coach Jon Gruden was pleased to report that he had near 100 percent participation in Thursday's practice. has the latest injury report from One Buccaneer Place.

Bucs News And Notes: Wednesday

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers' new kicker, Jay Taylor, took the practice field with his team Wednesday. In other news, the Bucs signed G Jason Nerys and WR Kevin Youngblood to their practice squad and released RB DB Kentrell Curry and RB Sultan McCullough, the 4-7 Bucs believe they're still in the hunt for a playoff spot and Jon Gruden isn't interested in filling the Notre Dame head coaching vacancy.

Bucs Give Gramatica The Boot

In a move that was anticipated by many, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers released kicker Martin Gramatica Tuesday. The Bucs filled the roster spot left vacant by Gramatica's dismissal by signing K Jay Taylor, who spent a week on the team's practice squad earlier this month.

Flynn’s Focus

Does Tampa Bay running back Michael Pittman have a fumbling problem? He has, after all, fumbled four times this season, including twice last Sunday in Carolina. In this installment of Flynn's Focus, Pewter Report editor Jim Flynn uncovers some disturbing stats regarding Pittman's inability to hold onto the ball on a consistent basis this season and throughout his entire career.

Bucs Activate G O’Dwyer, Release WR Schroeder

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers activated guard Matt O'Dwyer Tuesday. In order to make room for him on their 53-man roster, the Bucs released wide receiver Bill Schroeder. O'Dwyer, who sustained a left pectoral tear in July, could see action on Sunday against Atlanta.

Bucs To Audition Kickers

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will spend Tuesday auditioning kickers at One Buccaneer Place, head coach Jon Gruden confirmed in his Monday morning press conference. While his playing days in Tampa Bay appear to be numbered, K Martin Gramatica, who missed three field goals during Sunday's 21-14 loss to Carolina and has made just 57.8 percent of his tries this season, is still on the Bucs' 53-man roster and hopes to get the chance to work out of his slump in Tampa Bay.

Bucs News And Notes: Monday has the latest news from One Buccaneer Place, including the latest injury report, running back Michael Pittman's fumbling problems, cornerback Torrie Cox's future as the team's nickel back and the emergence of defensive tackles Chidi Ahanotu and Dewayne White.

Bucs Game Grades

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were defeated by the Carolina Panthers Sunday, 21-14. Which players fared well? Which ones didn't? has distributed grades to the Bucs based on their performance against the Panthers, and provides the most in-depth analysis and observations from Tampa Bay's 11th regular game, in this must-read Pewter Insider article.

Pewter Report Roundtable

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers lost to the Carolina Panthers Sunday, 21-14. Pewter Report editors Scott Reynolds and Jim Flynn, and contributing writer Leo Haggerty have each sounded off on the Bucs' loss, which was their seventh this season and made the road to the playoffs a very difficult one. Click here to read what the Pewter Reporters had to say about Sunday's game.

Post-Game Quotes

You don't want to miss what Tampa Bay head coach Jon Gruden and some of his players said following the Buccaneers' 21-14 loss to the Carolina Panthers Sunday. has their comments in this article.