Posts Tagged ‘Tampa Bay Buccaneers’

Tom Brady set for contract extension talks with Tampa Bay Buccaneers GM Jason Licht

Thursday, February 25th, 2021

Tom Brady signed a two-year deal with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in March 2020 after leaving the New England Patriots following 20 years with the organisation. By Field Level Media Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy at Super Bowl LV (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky) Tom Brady committed to the 2021 season in the afterglow of his seventh Super Bowl victory this month, and Tampa Bay Buccaneers general manager Jason Licht envisions talking about another contract...

Digest: Brady might get contract extension

Wednesday, February 24th, 2021

U.S. women's soccer team wins: Megan Rapinoe scored twice and the United States won the SheBelieves Cup title with a 6-0 victory over Argentina on Wednesday night in Orlando, Fla. Before the game, Players for the U.S. team said they have decided to move on from kneeling during the national anthem and instead focus on behind-the-scenes work to address racial inequity. Many players have knelt before national team and club matches over the past year to protest systemic racism.

‘WE LOVE HIM’: Tom Brady, Buccaneers to talk contract extension

Wednesday, February 24th, 2021

We apologize, but this video has failed to load. Try refreshing your browser, or 'WE LOVE HIM': Tom Brady, Buccaneers to talk contract extension Back to video Brady signed a two-year deal in free agency in March 2020, exiting New England for $25 million in 2020 and the same amount in 2021. The Buccaneers are strapped for cash entering the new league year and turning Brady’s $25 million salary into a bonus, or splitting his contract between base salary and bonus, would bring significant cap relief.

Buccaneers discuss options for contract restructures and the franchise tag

Wednesday, February 24th, 2021

Tampa Bay Buccaneers general manager Jason Licht and head coach Bruce Arians met with the media on Wednesday as they look ahead to this offseason. One of the biggest topics is centered around the team’s salary cap situation. The organization may be strapped a bit with money to bring back the core of the team — something Arians and Licht both have emphasized since their Super Bowl LV victory.

Bucs’ Jason Pierre-Paul posts about knee surgery

Wednesday, February 24th, 2021

TAMPA — Jason Pierre-Paul was a force for the Bucs again this past season. He had a team-leading 9.5 sacks, two interceptions and 55 tackles during the regular season, then added two sacks, 13 tackles, three tackles for loss and three quarterback hits in the playoffs and Super Bowl. But the 32-year-old outside linebacker did it while playing at “70 percent.” A nagging knee injury prevented him ...

Jason Licht on Tom Brady extension: We’d like to keep this going

Wednesday, February 24th, 2021

Before the Super Bowl, Buccaneers head coach Bruce Arians said that he would not be surprised by quarterback Tom Brady signing an extension that would keep him under contract beyond the 2021 season. Winning the Super Bowl would only seem to make it likelier that the two sides find a way to keep things going [more]

Playing tag is no kids’ game for NFL teams

Wednesday, February 24th, 2021

The Buccaneers don't relish losing the likes of linebackers Shaq Barrett and Lavonte David, wide receiver Chris Godwin, running back Leonard Fournette, tight end Rob Gronkowski or defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh. Look for one of them, probably sackmaster Barrett or dynamic pass catcher Godwin, to get tagged for a one-year, guaranteed contract. Barrett was a franchise player in 2020 and would get about $19 million if tagged again.

Playing tag is no kids’ game for NFL teams

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021

The Buccaneers don't relish losing the likes of linebackers Shaq Barrett and Lavonte David, wide receiver Chris Godwin, running back Leonard Fournette, tight end Rob Gronkowski or defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh. Look for one of them, probably sackmaster Barrett or dynamic pass catcher Godwin, to get tagged for a one-year, guaranteed contract. Barrett was a franchise player in 2020 and would get about $19 million if tagged again.

Free Agent Spotlight: Running Back, James White

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021

There are some major decisions the Bucs will need to make when the 2021 free agency period begins on March 17th. One of which will have to be with the running back position. There are definitely a plethora of options for the Bucs.

Tom Brady speaks out on Lombardi Trophy toss for first time

Monday, February 22nd, 2021

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady commented for the first time on his legendary Lombardi Trophy toss to tight end Cameron Brate during the team’s Super Bowl LV boat parade. Brady, a seven-time Super Bowl champion, posted an 8-bit version of himself on his Instagram story. Brady was shown tossing the trophy while on the boat, and he had some fun with his comment on the photo.