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Tampa Bay Buccaneers CB LeQuan Lewis’ Knee Injury Could Be Serious
December 2nd, 2012 at 10:03 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers already owned the NFL's worst secondary going into their Week 13 matchup against the Denver Broncos. And while Peyton Manning only threw for 242 yards (and three touchdowns) against Tampa Bay's defensive backs, the unit looks like it is going to be down another man moving forward. Per...

Cornerback Eric Wright May Be Available for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Come Sunday
November 23rd, 2012 at 6:46 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers face the one of the NFL's most potent passing attacks on Sunday when the Atlanta Falcons and quarterback Matt Ryan come to town. Ryan, along with Roddy White, Julio Jones, and Tony Gonzalez, are averaging 292.9 passing yards per game this season. That does not bode well...

Report: Arrelious Benn to Injured Reserve, Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sign Replacement
November 22nd, 2012 at 1:44 AM
It looks as though Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Arrelious Benn is about to end his season on injured reserve for the third time in as many years. Per a report by USA Today's Mike Garafolo, Benn's knee and shoulder injuries, which kept him out of practice on Wednesday, are expected...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Lose LB Quincy Black for Remainder of the Season
November 13th, 2012 at 7:25 PM
On Monday, Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano said that he didn't think Quincy Black's injury was career-ending. Well, he may be right but it was definitely season-ending because the team placed their starting strongside linebacker on injured reserve Tuesday. Black was injured in the third quarter of Sunday's game against...

Will the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Offense Crumble with the Loss of Guard Carl Nicks?
October 30th, 2012 at 7:34 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers suffered a crushing blow to their offense on Tuesday when it was announced that Pro Bowl left guard Carl Nicks was placed on injured reserve, a move that ended his season. Nicks, who signed a massive five-year, $47.5 million deal in the offseason, has been dealing with a toe injury...

DE Da’Quan Bowers Set to Return to Practice for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
October 16th, 2012 at 8:32 PM
A few weeks ago, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers lost one of their best pass rushers when Adrian Clayborn, the Bucs' 2011 first round pick, landed on injured reserve with a bum knee. But they may be close to getting another talented defensive end back on the playing field. Head coach Greg Schiano...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Place CB Anthony Gaitor on Injured Reserve, Promote LB Jacob Cutrera
October 9th, 2012 at 4:20 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers place banged up cornerback Anthony Gaitor on the injured/designated to return list on Tuesday. The second-year corner out of Florida International has been dealing with a nagging hamstring injury for quite some time. He hasn't played since the preseason and suffered another setback after returning to practice...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Likely to Face Brady Quinn on Sunday
October 8th, 2012 at 11:19 PM
When the Tampa Bay Buccaneers take the field on Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs, they may be facing a former first-round quarterback that has started a game in nearly three years. After suffering a concussion against the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday, quarterback Matt Cassel is unlikely to play against the...

Five Things the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Need to Do During Their Bye Week
October 3rd, 2012 at 9:30 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers head into their early bye week with a 1-3 record and are looking for ways to improve upon their play going into the rest of the season. Here are five things Buccaneers101.com thinks the team needs to do doing their bye week as it prepares for the remainder of...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Add Depth at DE by Signing Veteran Jeff Charleston
September 26th, 2012 at 7:52 PM
With second-year defensive end Adrian Clayborn, who led the Bucs in sacks last season with 7.5, officially on injured reserve, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers had a roster spot open and a need for a pass rusher. They filled that spot on Wednesday with the signing of veteran defensive end Jeff Charleston. Charleston...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Adrian Clayborn Needs Knee Surgery, Out for the Rest of the Season
September 24th, 2012 at 8:10 PM
Just when it seemed the Tampa Bay Buccaneers had found their pass rush, they lose a valuable member along the defensive line. The Bucs announced the Monday that defensive end Adrian Clayborn needs season-ending knee surgery and will be placed on injured reserve.  ***PHOTO1*** When asked exactly what the injury is, head...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers May Have Lost DE Adrian Clayborn for the Season
September 23rd, 2012 at 8:46 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers may have lost more than just another football game on Sunday. Late in the second half of the 16-10 loss to the Cowboys, defensive end Adrian Clayborn was carted off the field when he got tangled up in a pile after a Gerald McCoy sack. It appears that...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Revamp Receiving Corps
September 20th, 2012 at 8:43 PM
Yesterday, they added wide receiver Jordan Shipley to the active roster. Today, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers continued to revamp their receiving corps by signing two more players - one a familiar face and the other a newcomer. The Bucs brought back receiver Tiquan Underwood and re-signed him to the team after letting...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Bring Back WR Jordan Shipley
September 18th, 2012 at 1:10 PM
One month ago, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers were the only team to put a waiver claim in on wide receiver Jordan Shipley in hopes that he would be able to contribute to the team at some point this season or next. Well, the Bucs couldn't find any room for the former...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Lose RG Davin Joseph for Entire 2012 Season
August 25th, 2012 at 7:21 PM
We all knew the bad news was coming, but the Tampa Bay Buccaneers made it official on Saturday. Pro Bowl right guard Davin Joseph will miss the entire 2012 season after tearing his left patellar tendon in Friday night's 30-28 win over the New England Patriots. The Bucs also announced that...

Report: Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Davin Joseph to Land on Injured Reserve with Knee Injury
August 24th, 2012 at 11:34 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers earned an impressive 30-28 victory over the New England Patriots on Friday night, but it came at a big price. Pro Bowl guard Davin Joseph suffered a knee injury in the second quarter and had to be carted off the field. It looks as though the injury is season-ending...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Awarded WR Jordan Shipley Off Waivers
August 20th, 2012 at 5:04 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were awarded wide receiver Jordan Shipley off waivers Monday afternoon. A third-round pick in 2010, Shipley was released by the Cincinnati Bengals on Friday. Last season, Shipley tore his ACL and didn't seem to be 100 percent in the Bengals' first two preseason games this year; catching...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ LT Donald Penn Happy to Be Back at Practice
August 20th, 2012 at 3:56 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers' most high-profiled unit - the offensive line - struggled greatly last Friday night against the Tennessee Titans. There is reason for hope after their poor performance though. That's because left tackle Donald Penn, a Pro Bowl selection in 2010, rejoined his teammates on the practice field...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers CB Aqib Talib Suffers Ankle Injury, Myron Lewis Steps up in His Absence
August 6th, 2012 at 12:33 PM
Part of the fun about holding a night practice for the general public to come out and watch is that the intensity level gets taken up a notch. Players run a little faster, hit a little harder, and play a little better when thousands of fans are out there cheering...

Down Goes Arrelious Benn, Tampa Bay Buccaneers Receiver to Miss Four Weeks with Knee Injury
July 27th, 2012 at 11:21 PM
Only one day into training camp and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have a man down. Not a good way to start things off. Third-year wideout Arrelious Benn has suffered another knee injury and appears likely to miss four weeks, which is basically all of training camp. Profootballtalk.com's Mike Florio reports that...