Archive for the ‘Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Category

Gerald McCoy says Buccaneers giving away his number showed a lack of respect

Thursday, June 20th, 2019

Gerald McCoy spent the first nine years of his career with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. During an appearance on Fox Sports' “Undisputed,” McCoy discussed his split with the Bucs, and he didn't sound very happy with the franchise where he spent the first nine years of his career. The main point of McCoy's ire was the fact that the Bucs immediately gave his No. 93 to new signee Ndamakong Suh, who is widely seen as McCoy's replacement after signing a one-year deal.

Kyle Shanahan fine with Robbie Gould, as long as he shows up for Week 1

Tuesday, June 11th, 2019

Kyle Shanahan fine with Robbie Gould, as long as he shows up for Week 1 originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com SANTA CLARA – Kicker Robbie Gould is set to make a career-high salary for the upcoming season, but he is in no hurry to sign the contract. Gould, the 49ers' franchise player, has not signed the one-year, $4.971 deal, and he has demanded a trade. The 49ers have told him they have no interest in seeing him kick for any other team.

Hey Rookie: ‘Country boy’ Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Devin White saddles up Daisy Mae

Monday, June 10th, 2019

Watch Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Devin White saddle up on a horse.

Lee Roy Selmon statue unveiled in Tampa

Sunday, June 9th, 2019

The first man drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers now has a statue in Tampa. It's not located at the stadium where the team plays but in downtown Tampa. Lee Roy Selmon, a Pro Football Hall of Famer who arrived from his native Oklahoma via the first round of the 1976 draft, has been immortalized in bronze for his contributions to the city, contributions that extend beyond his efforts on the football field.

Linebackers coach Jerod Mayo impressing Patriots players at minicamp

Friday, June 7th, 2019

Linebackers coach Jerod Mayo impressing Patriots players at minicamp originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com This offseason, the New England Patriots faced a lot of turmoil on their defensive coaching staff. Once Brian Flores left to take the head coaching job with the Miami Dolphins, the team brought in Greg Schiano to be their defensive coordinator. Schiano had held the role at Ohio State and had previous experience as an NFL head coach with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Gerald McCoy gets a chance to stick it to the Bucs

Tuesday, June 4th, 2019

It's unclear whether Cleveland or Baltimore offered defensive tackle Gerald McCoy as much or more than the carefully-crafted Carolina compensation package that tries to top Ndamukong Suh's money, but neither the new Browns nor the old Browns could give McCoy what his new team can: Two cracks this year at his old team. Beyond dumping McCoy's $13 million salary, Bucs coach Bruce Arians publicly discussed the notion that McCoy “just didn't fit,” even though (as noted by Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times) Arians had previously said that he believes McCoy fits Bowles' defense.

Defensive tackle Gerald McCoy signing with Carolina Panthers after nine seasons with Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Monday, June 3rd, 2019

Defensive tackle Gerald McCoy is signing with the Carolina Panthers after nine seasons with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

NFL notebook: DT McCoy reportedly to pick from 3 teams

Friday, May 31st, 2019

After finishing his latest free-agent visit with Carolina on Friday, six-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle Gerald McCoy will reportedly decide on his 2019 team among three final suitors: the Panthers, the Baltimore Ravens and the Cleveland Browns. NFL Network insider Ian Rapoport reported Friday that the former Tampa Bay Buccaneers star will mull over his final three options this weekend. Several media outlets reported Thursday that McCoy, 31, finished up a two-day visit with Baltimore after having also visited the Browns last week, days after his release by the Tampa Buccaneers.

Now with Buccaneers, Ndamukong Suh not bothered by his bad reputation in the NFL

Friday, May 31st, 2019

Ndamukong Suh has gained quite the reputation throughout his near-decade in the NFL — and it's not necessarily the best. Suh, who was officially introduced as a member of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Friday, is often seen as a “dirty player.” Suh has compiled 71 accepted penalties since he joined the league in 2010, the most in the NFL, and has been fined more than $330,000, according to ESPN. “Before you pass judgment on somebody, always take the time to get to know them, meet them, have coffee with them, whatever it may be and then be able to go from there,” Suh said, via ESPN. “I think when people have seen blips of me ... it's been in a negative light, rather than a positive light and that's due to outlets of media, social media, whatever it may be.

Report: DT McCoy ends Panthers visit, to pick among 3 teams

Friday, May 31st, 2019

After finishing his latest free-agent visit with Carolina on Friday, six-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle Gerald McCoy will reportedly decide on his 2019 team among three suitors: the Panthers, the Baltimore Ravens and Cleveland Browns. NFL Network insider Ian Rapoport reported Friday that the former Tampa Bay Buccaneers star will mull over his final three options this weekend. Several media outlets reported Thursday that McCoy, 31, finished up a two-day visit with Baltimore after having also visited the Cleveland Browns last week, days after his release by the Tampa Buccaneers.