Mike Evans RUMORS & NEWS

  • Mike Evans: Tom Brady went above and beyond with texts to prepare for Super Bowl

    The Spun "Nearly two weeks ago, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers shocked the NFL world by blowing out the Kansas City Chiefs in the Super Bowl. The Buccaneers defense put forth a dominant effort en route to a 31-9 victory. Tampa Bay held arguably the best offense and quarterback in..." February 19

  • Bruce Arians: Mike Evans has offered to give up money to keep team together

    Pro Football Talk "NFL players routinely restructure contracts to create salary cap space. In most cases, the player gets the same amount of money; cap space is created when base salary becomes signing bonus. In other cases, the team squeezes the player to take less, under a subtle (or not) threat that refusal..." February 08

  • Mike Evans: Tom Brady is the GOAT for a reason

    Yahoo! Sports "Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Evans never reached the postseason through his first six years as a pro. Then Tom Brady chose Tampa Bay and everything changed. After winning the Super Bowl on Sunday, Evans credited Brady for coming in and changing the..." February 08

  • Dez Bryant Called Out Mike Evans For Dropping A Crucial Pass That Led To A Tom Brady Interception

    Total Pro Sports "Dez Bryant took a shot at Tampa Bay Buccaneers wideout Mike Evans after he dropped a pass from quarterback Tom Brady that led to an interception. The Buccaneers led the Green Bay Packers 28-23 and were in position to extend their lead when Tom Brady tossed a pass to Mike Evans. He..." January 25

  • Mike Evans Shockingly Says Tampa Bay Bucs Didn’t ‘Take the Easy Road’ to Winning

    Total Pro Sports "The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will play the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship Game on Sunday. This coming from a franchise that hadn’t made the playoffs since 2007. The team hasn’t been relevant since Warren Sapp was dominating along the defensive line, so this has been..." January 21

  • Tom Brady Sounds off on Mike Evans Bounce Back from Knee Injury

    Heavy "Tom Brady found a deadly target in Mike Evans just coming off a knee injury and only expecting to be 70-80 percent as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers captured their first playoff win in almost 20 years. Evans shined in his return from injury with a team high 119 receiving yards on..." January 10

  • Buccaneers WR Mike Evans to play Saturday night vs. Washington

    NFL.com "The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will have their star-studded offensive cast on the field Saturday when they take on the Washington Football Team. NFL Network's Ian Rapoport and James Palmer reported that Mike Evans will play tonight, per sources informed of the..." January 09

  • Mike Evans plans to play Saturday

    Pro Football Talk "It didn’t look good for Mike Evans on Saturday when the ground gave way under his foot as he reached back for a pass behind him and his knee buckled. But an MRI delivered good news to the Buccaneers and their Pro Bowl receiver, and he will give it a go..." January 08

  • Mike Evans to be game-time call vs. Washington

    ESPN "Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Evans returned to practice Thursday for the first time since suffering a hyperextended left knee that knocked him out of last week's game after the first quarter. Evans did activation and agility work, including squats and hamstring..." January 07

  • Bruce Arians on Mike Evans: I think he’s got a chance

    The Spun "Mike Evans is dealing with a knee injury, but there’s still a “chance” he plays this weekend. Evans hyperextended his knee this past Sunday when the Buccaneers beat the Falcons 44-27. With the postseason beginning this weekend, there’s major concern surrounding..." January 07

  • Bucs optimistic Mike Evans could play in wild-card round

    The Score "There's optimism that Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Evans could play in Saturday's wild-card game against the Washington Football Team, NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports. Evans is considered day-to-day with a hyperextended knee, and..." January 06

  • Chris Godwin: I would not want to tell Mike Evans he can’t play

    Clutch Points "Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Evans may not be able to play on Saturday, and Chris Godwin doesn’t envy the person who might have to deliver the news. Godwin was (jokingly) asked by NFL Network’s James Palmer if he feared for the safety of whoever..." January 05

  • MRI shows no structural damage to Mike Evans’ knee

    NFL.com "Mike Evans made history Sunday, becoming the first receiver to break 1,000 receiving yards in each of his first seven NFL seasons, but the day didn't end on the best note for him and the Buccaneers. Monday provided Evans and the Bucs with better news. An MRI on..." January 04

  • Mike Evans on the verge of pulling off feat no player has done before in NFL history

    Clutch Points "Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Evans is expected to etch his name in record books as he is only 40 receiving yards away from becoming the first player to amass 1,000 yards in each of his first seven seasons in the league, per ESPN Stats and Info. Achieving the feat..." January 03

  • Mike Evans suffers knee injury after major milestone

    Larry Brown Sports "Mike Evans reached a huge milestone early in Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Falcons, but the excitement quickly disappeared after the Tampa Bay Buccaneers star suffered a knee injury. Not long after he became the first receiver in NFL history to record seven straight seasons..." January 03

  • Bucs WR Mike Evans (knee) ruled out vs. Falcons

    NFL.com "A historic day for Buccaneers receiver Mike Evans ended abruptly near the end of the first quarter against the Atlanta Falcons. Shortly after becoming the first player in NFL history with 1,000-plus receiving yards in each of his first seven seasons, Evans suffered a knee..." January 03

  • Bruce Arians on Mike Evans' knee injury: 'We don't think there's any serious damage'

    NFL.com "A historic day for Buccaneers receiver Mike Evans ended abruptly near the end of the first quarter against the Atlanta Falcons. The Bucs later announced Evans would not return after suffering a knee injury. Tampa went on to topple the Falcons, 44-27, to secure the No. 5..." January 03

  • Mike Evans names toughest defensive back he has faced in NFL

    Larry Brown Sports "Mike Evans is among the best receivers in the NFL, but even he has trouble with some defensive backs at times. Evans was a guest on a recent edition of The Players’ Tribune’s “Truss Levelz” podcast. He was asked who the best defensive back is he has faced..." December 26

  • Mike Evans is 221 receiving yards away from an all-time record (and his coach is aware of it)

    Pro Football Talk "In each of his six prior NFL seasons, Buccaneers receiver Mike Evans generated at least 1,000 receiving yards. That ties him with Randy Moss for the most consecutive 1,000-yard seasons to start a career. Evans can break the record with 221 yards in Tampa..." December 24

  • Buccaneers Reveal Bad News on Mike Evans Injury

    Heavy "Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Evans didn’t practice Thursday ahead of a key Week 14 game against the Minnesota Vikings. The star receiver has a hamstring injury according to NBC Sports’ Josh Alper. Evans also was listed as limited for..." December 11

  • Mike Evans Reaches Out to Young Fan’s Family After Tragic Accident

    Heavy "Tampa Bay Buccaneers star wide receiver Mike Evans caught a fan’s message and reached out to a St. Petersburg area family who recently lost their son in an auto accident. WFLA’s Gabrielle Shirley reported the story Thursday. Evans sent a signed..." November 21

  • Mike Evans reveals crucial moment that led him to choose football over basketball

    Clutch Points "Mike Evans, who stands at 6-foot-5, to no one’s surprise, played basketball before he became a standout football player at Texas A&M. While the Tampa Bay Buccaneers prepare to take on the Los Angeles Rams on Monday Night Football, Evans revealed what led him..." November 21

  • Bucs WRs coach not worried about lack of targets for Mike Evans

    NFL.com "?Mike Evans? is not getting the ball enough to satisfy Buccaneers fans, or Bruce Arians -- at least on Sunday night. Buccaneers receivers coach Kevin Garver spoke with reporters Wednesday and was peppered with questions regarding Evans' opportunities to make plays. Garver..." November 11

  • Marshon Lattimore trolls Mike Evans after shutting him down again

    Larry Brown Sports "The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were unable to get anything going offensively on Sunday night, which is something Mike Evans has grown accustomed to when he lines up across from New Orleans Saints cornerback Marshon Lattimore. Evans caught four passes for 64 yards in Tampa’s 38-3 loss...." November 09

  • Mike Evans on Antonio Brown: “He’s gonna help us a lot”

    Pro Football Talk "The Buccaneers moved to 6-2 on Monday night. On Sunday night, they’ll have receiver Antonio Brown. After the win in New Jersey, Lisa Salters of ESPN asked Tampa Bay receiver Mike Evans how Brown will fit in with the team’s other receivers. " November 03

  • Mike Evans: In the past, we lose a game like that

    NFL.com "The Tampa Bay Buccaneers laid an egg early in New York, looking lethargic and unprepared from the start of Monday night's game against the Giants. Against a team that it should have beat by 20, the Bucs hung on late to escape MetLife Stadium with a 25-23 victory. It..." November 03