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Daryl Smith agrees to one-year contract with Tampa Bay Buccaneers

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Daryl Smith was released by the Baltimore Ravens earlier this offseason and was immediately one of the top defensive players available. He is a very solid linebacker and he is now off the market. According to a report from ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have agreed to a one-year deal with Smith. Buccaneers are signing former Ravens LB ...

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Doug Martin, Buccaneers still far apart in contract discussions

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Doug Martin was expected to get a long-term deal done with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers pretty quickly coming into the 2016 NFL offseason, but that has not been the case. Not only have the two sides been unable to come up with a deal, there is fear in Tampa Bay that Martin may end up signing elsewhere. According to a ...

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Tampa Bay Buccaneers fire Lovie Smith

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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have fired head coach Lovie Smith. Statement from Buccaneers Co-Chairman Joel Glazer: “After careful consideration, we informed Lovie that we have decided to make a change. I want to thank Lovie for his hard work and dedication to the Buccaneers during his time here. This decision was difficult on a variety of levels. I am disappointed ...

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Doug Martin: Tampa Bay Buccaneers discussing contract with RB

Doug Martin

  The Tampa Bay Buccaneers took a big step forward offensively during the 2015 NFL season and Doug Martin was a big part of it. He has a huge resurgence this season after struggling since his huge rookie season. Martin is needed long-term in the backfield behind Jameis Winston and appears to be ready to shoulder that load. According to ...

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Bucs WR Vincent Jackson not expected to play Sunday

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Tampa Bay Buccaneers Wide Receiver Vincent Jackson is not expected to play on Sunday and could miss an extended period of time. Jackson left Sunday’s game against the Washington Redskins with a knee injury and didn’t return.  There has not been an official diagnosis from the team.  However, Jackson could miss multiple weeks according to a report. My understanding on ...

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Fate of two franchises riding on success of Marcus Mariota and Jameis Winston

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As the top two quarterbacks in the country, Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota couldn’t escape the constant comparisons that filled their final season of college football. And after a head-to-head showdown in January’s Rose Bowl, the fact that they were then selected with the top-two picks in last June’s NFL Draft ensured that those comparisons would continue throughout their time ...

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Jameis Winston: Bucs have ‘so many great weapons’

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The No. 1 overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft, Jameis Winston, proved his worth in the Tampa Bay Buccaneers second preseason game. Winston completed 8 of 13 passes for 90 yards and ran for a touchdown before leaving the game early in the second quarter of a 25-11 victory over Cincinnati. On his last play Winston tripped and fell. He limped slightly ...

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Buccaneers think Doug Martin will return to rookie year form

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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are without question one of the more intriguing teams heading into the 2015 season. Obviously they aren’t going to be playoff contenders this year, but they are taking a big step forward in their rebuilding process with first overall pick Jameis Winston. One of the other question marks surrounding them is whether or not running back ...

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Lavonte David agrees to 5-year, $50 million extension with Bucs

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Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David signed a five-year contract extension worth $50.25 million on Sunday. According to reports, the new deal will include $25 million in guaranteed money. David, who is heading into the final year of his rookie contract, was a second-round pick in 2012. David has been selected to the All-Pro team, but has not made a Pro ...

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Buccaneers’ C.J. Wilson will ‘step away from NFL’

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Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback C.J. Wilson lost two fingers in a fireworks accident over the July 4 weekend.  On Friday, his agents Joel and Justin Turner released a statement that Wilson will be taking some time away from the game in order to heal from his injuries. “On behalf of C.J. Wilson, he has decided to step away from the NFL at this ...

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