1. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Draft Mike Evans with the 7th Overall Selection

    After months of buildup, speculation and countless mock drafts, the first round of the NFL Draft wrapped up Thursday evening, and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected Texas A&M wide receiver Mike Evans with the seventh overall pick...

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  2. 2014 NFL Draft: Tampa Bay Buccaneers and 5 Scenarios at No. 7

    The 2014 NFL draft is fast approaching, and there is a definite buzz in the air thanks in part to the growing anticipation and wild speculation that has been building for several months...

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  3. The Buccaneers Don't Need to Draft a QB to Consider This Offseason a Success

    Following last season's disastrous and equally disappointing 4-12 campaign, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers brought in head coach Lovie Smith and general manager Jason Licht to restore order and establish a new era for the franchise...

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  4. When Will the Constant Roster Shuffle Pay Off for the Buccaneers?

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have been uncharacteristically active in free agency the last three offseasons agreeing to deals totaling more than $402 million and taking steps to drastically change the perception of their franchise in the process...

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  5. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Fans Should Embrace the New Look

    In 1997, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers , sensing the need to shed their unsuccessful and turbulent past, decided to update and upgrade their uniforms...

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  6. With Lovie Smith, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Look Backward to Move Forward

    Having already tried "something new" their last two go-rounds in the head coaching carousel, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are reportedly set to try "something old" for their next selection...

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  7. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: 5 Things That Must Happen to Be Successful in 2014

    Following the sudden and somewhat unexpected departure of head coach Greg Schiano and general manager Mark Dominik on Monday morning, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are now tasked with ...

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  8. Squandered Trust Is the Biggest Loss of 2013 for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    The bitter taste of defeat that fans of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have endured all season is trumped only by the emptiness of despair and disappointment they've been left to deal with for the next nine months...

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  9. Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. New York Jets: Game Preview and Prediction

    After an offseason filled with anticipation, fueled in part by the numerous star-studded acquisitions in their secondary, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers begin the 2013 campaign on the road at MetLife Stadium taking on the New York Jets ...

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  10. 5 Reasons Bucs Fans Shouldn't Be Concerned with Preseason Results

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers wrapped up their 2013 preseason on Thursday night with a 30-12 loss to the visiting Washington Redskins , dropping their record to 1-3 and, for some fans, raising concerns on the prospects of the upcoming season...

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  11. Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Miami Dolphins: Takeaways and Analysis

    The third preseason game traditionally serves as an opportunity for the starters to see their most significant playing time of August, with many playing into the second half in order to get their final reps before the season starts...

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  12. Predicting Team Awards for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' 2013-14 Season

    Bolstered by a slew of key offseason additions, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers enter the 2013-14 season looking to silence the critics and naysayers by restoring the luster of this once-proud franchise...

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  13. Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. New England Patriots: Takeaways and Analysis

    After three days of facing one another on the practice fields in Foxborough , the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and New England Patriots squared off at Gillette Stadium ...

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  14. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Winners and Losers from Training Camp

    With roughly half of training camp in the rearview mirror and the beginning of the regular season less than a month away, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are fast-approaching some very important roster deadlines that loom on the horizon...

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  15. 5 Things We've Learned from Buccaneers Training Camp so Far

    As the dog days of training camp labor on amid position battles and fights for roster spots, the once-murky waters of competition begin to make themselves more and more clear...

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  16. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Training Camp Day 6 News and Notes

    As the Tampa Bay Buccaneers creep closer to their first preseason game, a matchup against the Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens on August 8, the intensity of their practices has also seen a noticeable change...

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  17. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Day 3 Training Camp News and Notes

    Day 3 of training camp was under the bright lights of Raymond James Stadium on Saturday night, as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers welcomed fans to experience all of the sights and sounds ...

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  18. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Day 2 Training Camp News and Notes

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers wrapped up their second day of training camp Friday at One Buccaneer Place, battling through stifling heat and humidity to get in a roughly three-hour practice session in front of fans and media alike...

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  19. After Years of Inactivity, the Bucs Have Become the NFL's Big Spenders

    Move over Daniel Snyder and step aside Jerry Jones, the Glazers have assumed the role as the NFL 's big spenders...

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  20. The Bucs Are About to Find out What Their Rookies Are Made of

    As the Tampa Bay Buccaneers welcome rookies—both drafted and undrafted—to training camp later this week, it's worth remembering that they all took different paths leading up to this point in their young lives...

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  21. The 5 Biggest Storylines Heading into Buccaneers Training Camp

    As training camps around the league inch closer with each passing day, the realization that the NFL offseason is all but over with begins to sink in...

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  22. How Will the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Fare in Year 2 Under Greg Schiano?

    The expectations have already been set; the lines in the sand, drawn. When needed, discipline was doled out. When unexpected, departures were made. The trail has been blazed for the path to the promised land...

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  23. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Which Player Will Step Up On Defense in 2013?

    When it comes to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and their 2012 defense, it was truly a case of a unit on polar opposites of one another statistically...

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  24. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: The 5 Games That Will Determine Their Fate in 2013

    The NFL schedule makers were relatively kind to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers this season, as their road games against the New York Jets , New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks ...

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  25. The Buccaneers Have Assembled a Contender, but Will the Fans Respond in Kind?

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers ' weaknesses have been addressed, their fans' frustrations heard loud and clear. They've added depth and subtracted distractions, which, in theory, should multiply their chances for success this fall...

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