Posts Tagged ‘Tampa Bay Buccaneers’

NFL notebook: Shanahan returns to Broncos — as spectator

Saturday, July 20th, 2019

Former Denver Broncos coach Mike Shanahan was back at team headquarters on Saturday -- his first visit to a practice session there since his firing in 2008 by then-owner Pat Bowlen. The winningest coach in franchise history, with a 146-91 record that included playoff competition capped by two Super Bowl titles in 14 seasons with Denver, checked out the Broncos' morning practice at UCHealth Training Center in Englewood, Colo. "I was glad to have Mike here," Broncos coach Vic Fangio said.

Devin White, one of five unsigned first-rounders, agrees to rookie deal with Buccaneers

Saturday, July 20th, 2019

Nearly three months after being selected fifth overall, linebacker Devin White agreed to terms with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on his rookie deal, the team announced Saturday. Bush was one of five unsigned first-round picks, joined by fellow first-rounders Nick Bosa, Quinnen Williams, Daniel Jones and Brian Burns. The timing is especially key since Bucs training camp begins on Thursday — with rookies reporting Sunday — and unsigned players may not participate.

Research shows Washington, three other teams have seen sharp decline in attendance since 2008

Thursday, July 11th, 2019

Washington down over 30 percent This week, the website 24/7 Wall Street published an evaluation of attendance figures from the 2008-18 seasons. Using numbers from ESPN, the site looked at which teams across all pro sports saw the biggest decline in home attendance from 2008 to last year, highlighting the 12 with the largest losses. Not surprisingly, Washington has seen the biggest difference over the last decade among NFL teams in terms of percentage of capacity.

Former Patriots DT Albert Haynesworth ‘in dire need of a kidney’

Wednesday, July 10th, 2019

Former Patriots defensive tackle Albert Haynesworth made the upsetting announcement on Wednesday that he is in "dire need of a kidney" after his failed him on July 7. Which Pats superstar cameo was best? Haynesworth announced the news and asked for a donor in the Instagram post below: Well this hard for me to say but my doctors said I should reach out to my family, friends and fans Some of you may know I've been battling kidney disease for a few years now the time has come family, friends and fans I'm in dire need of a kidney mine have finally failed me on July 7 2019.

O.J. Howard wishes Bucs were back in pewter and red

Monday, July 1st, 2019

Via Thomas Bassinger of the Tampa Bay Times, Bucs tight end O.J. Howard shared on social media a shot of himself playing a video game, with his avatar wearing the uniforms the Bucs wore during the 2002 Super Bowl run. Howard's crime against the apostrophe is nothing compared to Bucs' against fashion. Other players, including left tackle Donovan Smith, have asked to go back even further into history, to the old creamsicle orange beauties.

Manchester United fans make push to get #GlazersOut

Thursday, June 27th, 2019

More than a decade ago, the owners of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers became the owners of the Manchester United soccer club in England. As explained by Cindy Boren of the Washington Post, fans of Manchester United recently have embarked on a publicity campaign aimed at pressuring the Glazer family to sell the team. Despite winning the Premier League championship 20 times, Manchester United hasn't secured a title in six years.

Amazon’s ‘All or Nothing’ will give viewers behind the scenes look at Panthers

Wednesday, June 26th, 2019

The Oakland Raiders' 2019 training camp drama will be captured on HBO's “Hard Knocks,” but if you don't want to wait until August 6 for some behind-the-scenes NFL action, we have good news for you. On Wednesday, Amazon Prime and the NFL announced the return of “All or Nothing,” which will feature the Carolina Panthers. The eight-episode look back at the 2018 season will debut July 19 on Amazon Prime.

2019 NFL Preview: Buccaneers still have the looming Jameis Winston conundrum

Tuesday, June 25th, 2019

Yahoo Sports is previewing all 32 teams as we get ready for the NFL season, counting down the teams one per weekday in reverse order of our initial 2019 power rankings. Winston has played four years and is still a mystery heading into the final year of his rookie deal. In 2018 Winston started with a suspension, came back, got benched, got another chance and then finished with just enough promise that cutting him loose wasn't a realistic option.

Bucs undaunted by Winston’s picks, as long as he stops throwing them

Monday, June 24th, 2019

The Buccaneers know they have a big decision to make on quarterback Jameis Winston after this season. Specifically, new quarterbacks coach Clyde Christensen told Albert Breer of that he wasn't scared by Winston's 58 interceptions in his first four seasons. Christensen did some quick googling, and pointed out that Peyton Manning thew 81 picks his first four seasons, that Andrew Luck threw 55, and Cam Newton and Matthew Stafford threw 54 each.

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 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.