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A Pro Football Blog by Roy Cummings and Ira Kaufman

Go behind the scenes with Buccaneers beat writers Roy Cummings and Ira Kaufman as they offer their insights on the latest happenings with the team.

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Bucs Talk: Reaction to Lovie Smith’s firing

Published:   |   Updated: January 7, 2016 at 04:56 PM

Bucs Talk: Reaction to Lovie Smith’s firing
Olivia Stacey talks with Roy Cummings following GM Jason Licht’s press conference on Thursday.

Buccaneers fire coach Lovie Smith after two seasons

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Buccaneers fire coach Lovie Smith after two seasons
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have fired head coach Lovie Smith.

Bucs GM Licht may play waiting game on free agency

Published:   |   Updated: January 5, 2016 at 04:38 PM

Bucs GM Licht may play waiting game on free agency Bucs general manager Jason Licht prefers to build football teams through the draft. That’s probably a good thing. His record in free agency is not stellar.

Bucs Talk: Analysis of Bucs' 23-19 win over Falcons

Published:   |   Updated: January 5, 2016 at 08:33 AM

Bucs Talk: Analysis of Bucs' 23-19 win over Falcons The Tampa Bay Buccaneers improve to 6-6 on the season with a win at home over the Atlanta Falcons. In this video, Olivia Stacey talks with Roy Cummings about the victory following the game.

Bucs on pace to set team record for penalty yards

Published:   |   Updated: December 28, 2015 at 03:05 PM

Bucs on pace to set team record for penalty yards The Bucs were penalized a season-low four times during their 26-21 loss to the Bears on Sunday. That doesn’t change the fact this Bucs team has been the most penalized in franchise history.

Bucs Talk: Lookahead to Bucs at Rams

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Bucs Talk: Lookahead to Bucs at Rams
The Buccaneers face the St. Louis Rams Thursday night at the Edward Jones Dome. Olivia Stacey and Roy Cummings preview the primetime game.

Bucs Bonus Podcast: Team has no time to reflect on Sunday loss

Published:   |   Updated: December 16, 2015 at 04:48 PM

Bucs Bonus Podcast: Team has no time to reflect on Sunday loss
In this week’s podcast, Olivia Stacey and Ira Kaufman take a look back at Sunday’s 24-17 loss to the Saints, preview the Rams and discuss the team’s quick turnaround for Thursday Night Football.

5 things to know: Bucs vs. Rams

Published:   |   Updated: December 16, 2015 at 02:06 PM

5 things to know: Bucs vs. Rams
Coming off a tough 24-17 loss to the Saints, the Buccaneers prepare for a Thursday Night Football match-up against the St Louis Rams.

Coach Smith, Winston discuss 24-17 loss to Saints

Published:   |   Updated: December 14, 2015 at 08:44 AM

Coach Smith, Winston discuss 24-17 loss to Saints
Buccaneers head coach Lovie Smith and QB Jameis Winston discuss missed opportunities, ill-timed penalties and difficulty on third-down following Sunday’s 24-17 loss to the New Orleans Saints.

Bucs Talk: Analysis of Bucs’ 24-17 loss to the Saints

Published:   |   Updated: December 14, 2015 at 08:44 AM

Bucs Talk: Analysis of Bucs’ 24-17 loss to the Saints
The Buccaneers’ comeback attempt came up short Sunday in a 24-17 loss to New Orleans. In this video, Olivia Stacey talks with Roy Cummings about the game.