Bucs Nation "The Tampa Bay Buccaneers may miss some key defensive players against the Rams. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will miss defensive end Da'Quan Bowers against the St. Louis Rams, while Mark Barron's participation is in doubt as well, Greg Schiano announced today. Bowers has been afterthought on defense..." December 20
Tampa Tribune "A year after finishing the season ranked 29th in the league in total defense, including 32nd against the pass, the Bucs enter Sunday’s game against the Rams ranked 13th in total defense. That’s a significant improvement. And in the eyes of Bucs coach Greg Schiano, the improvements have brought..." December 20
ESPN.com "Asked to reflect on his first 14 games with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, cornerback Darrelle Revis admitted Thursday his surgically repaired knee is not 100 percent healthy. "It still bothers me here and there,'' Revis said. The Buccaneers traded for Revis, who missed most of last season with..." December 19
New York Daily News "The NFL has discussed moving the Super Bowl — possibly up to Saturday or back to Monday, Tuesday or the following weekend — in the event of a major snowstorm. The NFL will be playing its first outdoor, cold-weather Super Bowl at MetLife Stadium and it could be played on a day other than Sunday..." December 19
Pro Football Talk "The NFL’s blackout policy could soon be blacked out. The Federal Communications Commissions officially has proposed the adoption of a rule preventing sports leagues from blacking out games. It’s the first official step in a process that now welcomes commentary from the public regarding the..." December 19
Pro Football Talk "Last Sunday night, Peter King of TheMMQB.com and I reported on Football Night in America that the league has been discussing centralized replay review, and that the discussions will continue. The discussions are accelerating. Per a league source, replay review could be removed from the..." December 16
Mark Barron's return is questionable with a left hamstring injury.
Tampa Tribune "Armed with a directive from coach Greg Schiano to take the morning off, Buccaneers quarterback Mike Glennon tried sleeping in on Tuesday. His biological clock, however, was having none of that. Shortly after 8 a.m., which is the time he usually gets up on Tuesdays, Glennon found himself lying..." December 12
NFL.com "NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell indicated Wednesday that the league is considering making fundamental changes with how in-game replay reviews are handled. "I think our officials do an incredible job, but there's always room for improvement," Goodell told NFL Media's Albert Breer at the Special..." December 12
#Bucs WR Vincent Jackson, C Jeremy Zuttah, G Davin Joseph, DE Da'Quan Bowers were not at practice during portion open to media
Fox Sports Florida "For Greg Schiano, these last four games are no playoff push, a sprint toward possible January riches. But they could kick the nerves about whether he'll spend another December here. "We're doing things to find ways to win the game," he said, after his Tampa Bay Buccaneers routed the Buffalo..." December 10
Tampa Tribune "The Tampa Bay Buccaneers used big plays on offense and a stifling defensive effort to ease past the Buffalo Bills, 27-6, Sunday afternoon at Raymond James Stadium. It was the third win in four games for the Bucs (4-9), who built a 24-3 halftime lead behind the running of RB Bobby Rainey and..." December 09
#Bucs WR Vincent Jackson (hamstring) has told a close friend he’s a fast-healer. He’ll work out pre game, but does expect to play.
Tampa Tribune "Ah, the Bills game. Who would have ever thought a game between a 3-9 team and a 4-8 team could mean so much? If you don’t believe it, just watch what happens if the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and Greg Schiano, lose it. We’ll be right back where we started, back at the corner of 0 and 8, the..." December 07
Tampa Tribune "Living on the edge hasn’t been much of a thrill ride for the Buccaneers in recent years. Despite the presence of Pro Bowl defensive tackle Gerald McCoy, only three clubs have fewer than Tampa Bay’s 24 sacks heading into Sunday’s home matchup against the Buffalo Bills. While McCoy routinely..." December 06
WR Vincent Jackson participated in the walkthrough portion of practice with the Bucs today. Looks like he may be good to go for Sunday
PSD Staff If you survived the ups and downs with underperformers and gut wrenching injuries to wind up in your leagues playoffs, than congratulations. But you know you're not done yet as just making the post-season is not enough. League championships and a year of bragging rights are on the line. Let's see... December 05
WR Vincent Jackson was not at practice during the portion open to the media. CB Darrelle Revis was practicing.
As expected, LB Jonathan Casillas is headed to I.R. He's replaced on the roster by LB Danny Lansanah, signed off the NYJ's practice squad.
CBS Washington "There is not enough evidence to establish a link between football and the increase risk of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), says a new study. Previous information had shown that National Football League players may be at a higher risk of death associated with Alzheimer’s and other..." December 04
#Bucs CB Darrelle Revis, who left Sunday's game with shoulder/chest injuries, is 'going to be okay,' Schiano said.
LB Jonathan Casillas is likely done for the season with a knee injury.
Charlotte Observer "The Panthers kept their hot streak going Sunday while cooling off Tampa Bay. The Panthers sacked rookie quarterback Mike Glennon five times and forced him into two turnovers during a workmanlike, 27-6 victory in an NFC South matchup at Bank of America Stadium. Carolina (9-3) set a franchise..." December 02
#Bucs CB Darrelle Revis is questionable to return with a shoulder and chest injury.
Tampa Bay Times "The earliest the Bucs might know if CB Darrelle Revis will play Sunday against the Panthers is pregame warmups. Revis, who strained his groin against the Lions, participated in a walkthrough but did not practice Thursday for the second straight day. "We'll know more (today)," coach Greg..." November 29
ESPN.com "The health status of Tampa Bay cornerback Darrelle Revis is very much up in the air for Sunday’s game with Carolina. Revis suffered a groin injury against Detroit. Revis, who did not practice Wednesday, declined to discuss the injury with the media. Coach Greg Schiano wouldn’t divulge details..." November 28
Buccaneers have signed former Bears TE Kyle Adams. Team recently lost TE Tom Crabtree to a torn biceps.
ESPN.com "More than ever, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are going to be leaning on rookie tight end Tim Wright. With Tom Crabtree recently lost for the season, the Bucs now have three tight ends on injured reserve (Luke Stocker and Nate Byham already were there). Wright, who played wide receiver in college,..." November 27
Bucs CB Darrelle Revis (groin) was not on hand for the portion of practice open to the media today. MLB Mason Foster was there.
Schiano says Mike Glennon has taken a rookie season and condensed it in 8 games and is a guy you'd like to have as your QB for "a long time.
Good thing for the Bucs that TE Tim Wright had a career game. Tom Crabtree is out for season with torn bicep. Would be 3rd TE on IR
Tampa Bay Times "Everybody at Ford Field knew the pass was going to Calvin Johnson. Megatron was no longer marooned on Revis Island after Bucs cornerback Darrelle Revis pulled his groin just before halftime and couldn’t return. Because most of Sunday’s game plan centered on that matchup and with starting safety..." November 25
Tampa Tribune "For the first half of the 2013 season, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers seemed to find ways to lose games. Now, somehow, things are going in the other direction. The Bucs intercepted Detroit QB Matt Stafford four times Sunday, leading to an unlikely 24-21 victory at Ford Field, Tampa Bay’s third win..." November 25
CBSSports.com "It appears as if Calvin Johnson's job has just gotten a little bit easier. That's because the Buccaneers have announced that cornerback Darrelle Revis, who was trailing the Lions receiver in the first half, is questionable to return with a groin injury." November 24
Tampa Tribune "Did these guys win a playoff game when I wasn’t looking or something? It’s downright light and airy at Bucs Central — amazing what two victories, over an average Dolphins team and the mailing-it-in Falcons, will do. It’s as if 0-8 has been scrubbed away like the MRSA for the Tampa Bay..." November 24
Tampa Tribune "Cornerback Darrelle Revis, a former All-Pro with the Jets who is in his first season with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, continues to thrive at his position, despite annual rule changes that make life down on the corner an imposing task. Here's how he does it: Preparation “I'm at the point where..." November 24
The return of Revis Island: #Bucs sources tell me Darrelle Revis will travel all over the field to cover Megatron almost exclusively.
Bucs Nation "The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will be without middle linebacker Mason Foster against the Detroit Lions. Foster suffered a concussion against the Atlanta Falcons on an accidental hit by teammate Dashon Goldson, who is suspended for Sunday's game against Detroit as well. Greg Schiano said that the..." November 23
Tampa Tribune "NFL scouts and coaches have a nickname for players like Dekoda Watson. Because they don’t quite fit the mold created for any one specific position, they are called “tweeners.’’ Watson, who has the speed and quickness to be a defensive end or an outside linebacker but lacks the size and power to..." November 23
Fansided "Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano might not even be with the team come the 2014 NFL Draft, but if he is, he won’t rule out drafting a quarterback – this according to JoeBucsFan. Mike Glennon, who has taken over the starting quarterback duties has played extremely well, especially..." November 23
Tampa Tribune "Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy might never be the meanest or orneriest player on the field, but the generally good-natured 2012 Pro Bowler is trying to play the game with a little more anger. “Ninety-nine (Bucs Hall of Famer Warren Sapp) told me he needs to see more, I guess..." November 22
Pro Football Talk "The Buccaneers have gone from laughingstocks of the NFL early this season to playing good football recently, and the progress of rookie quarterback Mike Glennon has been a big part of that. Coach Greg Schiano said today that Glennon, whom Schiano installed as the starting quarterback after..." November 22
Detroit Free Press "Grab your popcorn, it should be a good one. Calvin Johnson, the best wide receiver in football, and Darrelle Revis, maybe the best cornerback, will square off Sunday for the second time in their NFL careers when the Lions host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Ford Field. Johnson and Revis played..." November 21
PSD Staff He's only 5 foot 8 inches tall but weighs 212 pounds, making him fast and hard to stop as he can get really low to the ground. Bobby Rainey has stepped into fill the rather big shoes of Doug Martin who's out for the season. He's a starting running back that you need on your team heading into the... November 21
Michigan Live "Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Greg Schiano hung up on Detroit reporters during a teleconference Wednesday after a question about the MRSA outbreak that infected at least three players. He answered the question, then hung up fewer than 6 minutes into the call. That's roughly half the length of the..." November 21
CBSSports.com "CBS Sports' Dan Dierdorf, the longest-tenured NFL analyst in television, will retire after the 2013 season. Dierdorf, a Hall-of-Fame player and broadcaster, has been around the NFL for the last 43 years. After a 13-year career as an offensive lineman with the St. Louis Cardinals, Dierdorf..." November 20
NFL.com "We learned earlier on Monday that Indianapolis Colts linebacker Erik Walden would be suspended by the NFL for his head butt of Tennessee Titans tight end Delanie Walker. When the league sent out the press release to announce the move, it contained a surprise. Tampa Bay Buccaneers safety Dashon..." November 19
Dashon Goldson suspension is upheld, out this week
The Bucs have placed CB Mike Adams on IR.
Tampa Tribune "It took half the season, but the Tampa Bay Buccaneers seem to be finding their stride. Running back sensation Bobby Rainey ran for 163 yards and scored three times, and rookie Mike Glennon continued his solid play at quarterback as the Bucs improved to 2-8 with a 41-28 over the Atlanta Falcons..." November 18