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Smith Addresses Williams' Troubles, Talks About Manziel, Bortles
Bucs head coach Lovie Smith spoke at length about WR Mike Williams, Tampa Bay's moves in free agency, the health of G Carl Nicks, draft prospect QBs Johnny Manziel and Blake Bortles in an hour-long interview with the media. This is the first installment of a four-part transcript of Smith's hour-long interview with the media.
   
Glazer Addresses Williams, Season Tickets And Changes
Orlando, Fla. was host to this year's annual owners meeting and Bucs co-chairman Joel Glazer took a few minutes to speak to the media on several subjects including the recent troubles of wide receiver Mike Williams, season ticket sales, blackouts and more. Find out what Glazer had to say.
   
Licht: Bucs Are Striving To Win A Championship This Year
Bucs GM Jason Licht spoke to the media, PewterReport.com included, on Tuesday afternoon at the NFL owners meeting in Orlando. Licht touched on a number of subjects, including on why the Buccaneers were so active in free agency. Read the full press conference here.
   
Former College Coach Speaks About Mike Williams
Former Syracuse head football coach Doug Marrone, who now coaches the Buffalo Bills, spoke about troubled Bucs receiver Mike Williams at the NFL owners meetings in Orlando Tuesday morning.
   
Williams' Contract Structure Does Not Guarantee 2015 Salary
The Buccaneers haven't made any public decision on the future of WR Mike Williams yet, but the team is not on the hook for his 2015 salary as some have suggested. GM Jason Licht spoke briefly at the NFL owners meeting on Monday and said the team is still waiting to hear from Williams about an altercation that led to him being stabbed in the thigh on Sunday afternoon.
   
Time For Tampa Bay To Move On From Troubled Williams
Bucs head coach Lovie Smith and G.M. Jason Licht don't have a problem getting rid of high-character players who make too much money. Now it's time for Tampa Bay to move on from troubled WR Mike Williams after his third negative headline in the last three months, which was getting stabbed in the thigh by his own brother.
   
Tampa Bay WR Williams Stabbed In The Thigh By His Brother
Trouble keeps finding beleaguered Buccaneers WR Mike Williams, who was stabbed in the thigh by his brother, according to a report by WTSP. The stabbing occurred at Williams' home and he is being treated at St. Joseph's Hospital in Tampa, Fla.
   
Bucs Trade Zuttah To Ravens For 2015 Draft Pick
The Bucs continued their reshaping of their offensive line on Sunday afternoon by trading starting center Jeremy Zuttah to the Ravens for a 2015 draft pick. Zuttah now joins Davin Joseph and Donald Penn as starters from 2013 that are no longer with the Buccaneers.
   
Pewter Prospect: LSU Guard Trai Turner
Between now and the May NFL Draft, Pewter Report will bring you a series of players that fill needs on the Buccaneers roster, and would fit the team. In the first installment, Eric Dellaratta profiles LSU offensive guard Trai Turner.
   
SR's Fab 5 - 3-21
What qualities does QB Connor Shaw have that might appeal to the Buccaneers? Which speedy WR could be a steal for Tampa Bay in the third round? Why did DE Michael Johnson want to come to Tampa Bay? What advantage does he have playing for the Bucs this year? Get the answers and more insight in this edition of SR's Fab 5.
  
Pewter Report Chat With Mark Cook 3-21 Transcript
The weekly PewterReport.com chat for our Insiders took place Friday at 11 a.m. If you missed it, here is the full transcript. Lots of great questions today.
   
Bucs Sign Former USF CB Jenkins; Miss Out On Hester
The Buccaneers added some depth at cornerback with the signing of former USF standout Mike Jenkins. Also on Thursday reports say that Bear free agent Devin Hester has signed with the Atlanta Falcons.
   
Former Bucs GM Dominik Joins ESPN
Former Bucs GM Mark Dominik spent 19 seasons with the Buccaneers before being fired after the 2013 season along with head coach Greg Schiano. On Thursday Dominik was hired by ESPN and will serve as an NFL Front Office Insider on a number of ESPN programs.
   
PewterReport.com's 2014 Bucs' 7-Round Mock Draft 3.0
PewterReport.com releases its third mock draft of 2014 and makes its projections for the Buccaneers' five draft picks. Why is Clemson wide receiver Sammy Watkins still projected to go in the first round to Tampa Bay? Find out in this PewterReport.com article.
   
Verner Says He Is Not Trying To Replace Revis
Alterraun Verner was one of the players signed with the $16 million freed up with the release of cornerback Darrelle Revis but told the media recently he knows replacing someone of Revis' caliber isn't easy. Instead hopes he can bring his own strengths to the Buccaneers secondary.
   
Bucs Lose Free Agent FB Lorig To NFC South Rival Saints
Tampa Bay lost another key contributor in free agency when fullback Erik Lorig agreed to terms with the New Orleans Saints on Tuesday according to reports. Lorig joins Adam Hayward, Dekoda Watson and Ted Larsen as 2013 contributors who have signed elsewhere over the last week.
   
Agent Says Says Zuttah is Preparing To Be A Buccaneer
A report this weekend stated veteran Bucs offensive lineman Jeremy Zuttah could be on the trade block after the signing of Packers center Evan Dietrich-Smith. But Zuttah's agent told PewterReport.com that all of the conversations with Tampa Bay have been positive and Zuttah is preparing to be a Buccaneer in the fall.
   
Bucs Continue Free Agent Dealings; Sign Patriots' LB Fletcher
The Buccaneers front office hasn't slowed down despite it being the weekend, and late Sunday afternoon added Patriots free agent special teams standout and reserve linebacker Dane Fletcher.
   
Bucs Add More Offensive Line Help; Sign Cousins
Tampa Bay has been one of the most active teams in free agency so far this year and didn't let the weekend get in the way of adding players as it was reported the Bucs signed former Browns guard Oniel Cousins to a new deal.
   
Recapping The Whirlwind Week Of Free Agency In Tampa Bay
The Buccaneers made several big moves in free agency since Tuesday at 4 p.m. and are in the process of overhauling the roster. Here is a recap of all the moves that have taken place since last weekend.
   
SR's Fab 5 - 3-14
Lots of Bucs free agency insight and analysis, plus scoop on Tampa Bay's draft, the team's interest in Fresno State QB Derek Carr, the reality of the Darrelle Revis trade and how Lovie Smith's faith has been a huge selling point to free agents is all found in this edition of SR's Fab 5.
   
Bucs Revamp O-Line, Sign C Dietrich-Smith To 4-Year Deal
The Bucs continue to make a splash in free agency by overhauling the team's offensive line. On Friday, Tampa Bay added former Green Bay center Evan Dietrich-Smith with a four-year, $14.25-million deal. Does the acquisition of Dietrich-Smith puts Jeremy Zuttah's future with Tampa Bay in question?
  
Pewter Report Chat With Scott Reynolds Transcript 3-14
NFL free agency is in full swing and Tampa Bay is a major player. Today's chat host was PewterReport.com publisher and Bucs beat writer Scott Reynolds who answered several questions. A full transcript is now available.
   
Breaking Down The Risks, Rewards Of Bucs’ Free Agent Signings
The Buccaneers were one of the busiest teams at the start of the 2014 NFL free agency period, signing nine unrestricted free agents, including their of their own. PewterReport.com's Scott Reynolds analyzes the risks and rewards of each signing by Tampa Bay.
   
New Bucs Starting Left Tackle Collins Focused Solely On Football
The Buccaneers introduced two more free agent signings – quarterback Josh McCown and tackle Anthony Collins – to the media at a press conference and for those in attendance and watching online, it was clear that Collins is an all business type of guy. For Bucs fans that will just fine if he upgrades the left tackle position.
   
Buccaneers Release LT Penn, Save Over $7 Million
Another long-time Bucs offensive lineman was released on Thursday as left tackle Donald Penn joined guard Davin Joesph as players cut as a cost-saving measure by new head coach Lovie Smith and general manager Jason Licht. Penn joined the Buccaneers in 2006 and has started over 100 straight games since 2007.
   
Bucs Continue To Overhaul O-Line, Sign Collins To 5-Year Deal
The Buccaneers' overhaul of their offensive line continues with the expected signing of Cincinnati's Anthony Collins, who has the versatility to play left or right tackle. The signing of Collins to a lucrative long-term deal likely means the end of left tackle Donald Penn's tenure in Tampa Bay.
   
Four Newest Bucs Talk About Their Road to Tampa Bay
The Buccaneers held a press conference on Wednesday at One Buc Place to welcome four new players to the organization. Below is the full transcript of what was said, including opening statements from head coach Lovie Smith and general manager Jason Licht.
   
Smith Names McCown Starter After Signing Him To 2-Year Deal
The Buccaneers continue to be active in free agency, adding veteran Josh McCown with a two-year deal. Bucs head coach Lovie Smith said McCown will go into the offseason as the team's starting quarterback over Mike Glennon, who started 13 games last year as a rookie.
 
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