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Bucs select Tampa native Vernon Hargreaves III in first round of NFL draft
After trading down two spots to No. 11, the Bucs made a move aimed at improving their pass defense by selecting home-grown cornerback Vernon Hargreaves III, a Tampa native who played at Wharton High...
Florida’s Vernon Hargreaves III walk son the stage after being selected by the Bucs as the 11th pick in the first round of the 2016 NFL football draft. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
Bucs draft player bios
Florida's Vernon Hargreaves III poses for photos after being selected by Tampa Bay Buccaneers as the 11th pick in the first round of the 2016 NFL football draft.
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Live: NFL draft updates
Bucs' second-round pick Spence says party days are behind him

Bucs' second-round pick Spence says party days are behind him

“I felt like I had nothing else left,'' Noah Spence said of a four-game exile he served and the banishment from the Big 10 that came with it. “After that, I knew I had to turn my life around."
Updated: 4 hours ago
Hargreaves III has happy homecoming at One Buc Place

Hargreaves III has happy homecoming at One Buc Place

The Hargreaves' family tradition of football took a big step Friday as the newest Buccaneer was introduced to the public.
Updated: 6 hours ago

Bucs draft DE Spence, K Aguayo in second round

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers continued to spend the NFL Draft shoring up its defensive ranks Friday, using its No. 39 pick to get DE Noah Spence from Eastern Kentucky.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Live: Round-by-round NFL draft tracker

Live: Round-by-round NFL draft tracker

With the No. 39 pick, the Bucs have picked up Noah Spence from Eastern Kentucky. Follow the NFL draft with round-by-round updates, player bios and team-by-team picks.
Updated: 7 hours ago
Vernon Hargreaves discusses getting drafted by Buccaneers

Vernon Hargreaves discusses getting drafted by Buccaneers

Olivia Stacey talks to Buccaneers’ first-round draft pick, Vernon Hargreaves III following his introductory press conference at One Buc Place.
Updated: 8 hours ago
Bucs Talk: How Vernon Hargreaves fills need for Bucs

Bucs Talk: How Vernon Hargreaves fills need for Bucs

Olivia Stacey talks with Roy Cummings about his thoughts on the Buccaneers’ first-round draft pick, Vernon Hargreaves.
Updated: 9 hours ago

NFL scouts praise Bucs’ decision to draft Hargreaves

TAMPA — The great debate over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ decision to spend the 11th overall pick in the 2016 NFL draft on Florida cornerback Vernon Hagreaves is on.
Published: 04/29/16

Bucs’ Koetter compares Hargreaves to Grimes

TAMPA — Everybody loves a comparison. So who does Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Dirk Koetter compare cornerback Vernon Hagreaves, the Bucs first-round pick in the 2016 NFL draft to?
Published: 04/29/16
Bucs draft player bios

Bucs draft player bios

Meet Vernon Hargreaves III
Published: 04/29/16
Corner Hargreaves could be Bucs cornerstone
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Corner Hargreaves could be Bucs cornerstone

TAMPA — For those of you keeping score at home, his walk-up music — players have that now at the NFL draft — was “Last Breath” by Future.
Published: 04/28/16
Updated: 04/29/16