The Early Lead: Tampa Bay Buccaneers


Posted at 01:02 PM ET, 10/07/2013

Michael Vick likely to miss game against Tampa Bay

Nick Foles filled in ably when quarterback was injured in second quarter Sunday.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:02 PM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Michael Vick, NFL, Philadelphia Eagles, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Posted at 02:47 PM ET, 10/03/2013

Josh Freeman released by Tampa Bay Buccaneers

With no trade partners emerging and quarterback deactivated last week, there really was no other move.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:47 PM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Josh Freeman, NFL, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Posted at 12:17 PM ET, 09/30/2013

Dashon Goldson may face suspension by NFL, report says

Only two weeks ago, Tampa Bay Bucs suspension for another hit was overturned.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:17 PM ET, 09/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dashon Goldson, NFL, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Posted at 09:21 AM ET, 09/25/2013

Josh Freeman benched by Bucs in favor of Mike Glennon

Greg Schiano will try another QB as Tampa Bay hopes for first victory.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:21 AM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Josh Freeman, Mike Glennon, NFL, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Posted at 11:58 AM ET, 09/17/2013

Dashon Goldson suspended for one game, plans appeal

Tampa Bay safety hit in wallet for “flagrant and repeat violation of NFL safety rules.“

By Cindy Boren  |  11:58 AM ET, 09/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dashon Goldson, NFL, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Posted at 03:31 PM ET, 08/22/2013

Tampa Bay Bucs treat facility after MRSA outbreak

Two players are responding well to treatment for the antibiotic-resistant infection, the team says.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:31 PM ET, 08/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MRSA, NFL, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Washington Redskins

Posted at 03:03 PM ET, 04/23/2013

"Game of Thrones" author hates Jets' Revis trade

George R.R. Martin is against the idea of trading the best player on the team.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:03 PM ET, 04/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Darrelle Revis, NFL, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Posted at 10:59 AM ET, 11/06/2012

Doug Martin cant outrun Muscle Hamster

Doug Martin, Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back, has been on a tear. Now if only he can expunge that nickname.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:59 AM ET, 11/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Posted at 08:52 AM ET, 11/05/2012

Doug Martin has an amazing run into the history books with 3 TDs of over 45 yards

After rushing for 31 yards in the first half, Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin keeps his head up -- and cannot be stopped.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:52 AM ET, 11/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Doug Martin, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Posted at 04:54 PM ET, 11/01/2012

Patriots add CB Aqib Talib in trade with Buccaneers

New England made a move to bolster its struggling secondary by acquiring the the suspended cornerback.

By Matt Brooks  |  04:54 PM ET, 11/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New England Patriots, NFL, Tampa Bay Buccaneers