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.
QB Jameis Winston is 2-0 on the road against NFC South rivals who play their games in domed stadiums. Winston’s belief that he wasn’t really playing in enemy territory might be a reason he excelled in those raucous environments.
TAMPA - Bucs rookie WR Donteea Dye recorded his first NFL touchdown reception on his first NFL catch in the 31-30 loss at Washington on Sunday. From the looks of things, Dye is going to get an opportunity to make a lot more catches....
Olivia Stacey and Bucs beat writer Roy Cummings preview the Buccaneers’ sixth game of the season against the Washington Redskins and answer fan-submitted questions.
TAMPA — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers believe they have a strong one-two punch at running back, and the fact they’ll go into Sunday’s game at Washington ranked ninth overall in rushing suggests they may be right.
In this video, defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier and defensive tackle Gerald McCoy discuss the improvements the Buccaneers’ defense will look to make as they prepare for the the 2-4 Washington Redskins.
TAMPA - Upon further review, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have determined that their problems in the secondary - and particularly in the red zone - are a result of neither the personnel they've been using nor the scheme they've been employing....
Olivia Stacey and Tribune NFL writer Ira Kaufman discuss the Bucs’ strengths and weaknesses coming off of the bye week, and give an outlook for Sunday’s game against the Washington Redskins.
Though the Bucs emerged from their Week 6 bye ranked fourth overall against the pass (202.4 yards per game), opposing quarterbacks have thrown the fourth-most touchdown passes against them (12) while also producing the fourth-best passer rating (106.4).
Before he let them go for their weekend off, Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith strongly encouraged his players to get away from football for a few days.
Olivia Stacey and Tribune NFL writer Ira Kaufman discuss the Bucs’ 38-31 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars and where they stand as they head into the bye week.