From the monthly archives:

December 2009

Posted in General News

Bucs Have Eyes On DT Gerald McCoy

by Staff Report on December 31, 2009

Tampa Bay Buccaneers General Manager Mark Dominik, not college scouting director Dennis Hickey will be in attendance to watch the Brut Sun Bowl, which pits Oklahoma against No. 21 Standford, to get a birds eye view of Oklahoma defensive tackle Gerald McCoy. Interestingly enough, it will be Dominik, who is in El Paso, Texas today […]

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Coach Quotes Thursday: Raheem Morris

by Staff Report on December 31, 2009

Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Raheem Morris addressed the media following practice today. He discussed such things as, if he was satisfied with receiver Michael Clayton being just a blocker…whether or not Antonio Bryant can still be a go-to receiver…the performance of the 2009 draft class…whether or not the improvement of the team is for […]

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Bucs 2010 Opponents Determined

by Staff Report on December 31, 2009

The 2010 NFL regular season schedule with dates and times won’t be announced until April, but the Tampa Bay Buccaneers‘ 2010 regular season opponents have already been determined. Based on their current record and the format the league has been using for the past few years. The Bucs rotation has them playing the AFC North […]

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Open Locker Room Quotes: Week 17

by Staff Report on December 30, 2009

After practice today, several of the Tampa Bay Buccaneer players spoke with members of the media. The future of the Franchise and rookie signal caller Josh Freeman talked about what he has learned this season…whether or not he thinks the team is what they have shown the past couple of weeks. Rookie defensive tackle Roy […]

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Bucs Offer Doug Williams 1-Year Extension

by Staff Report on December 30, 2009

It would appear that Tampa Bay Buccaneers pro personnel director, Doug Williams now has a tough decision to make, does he stay in the NFL or does he jump back to college and renew his coaching career. According to Rick Stroud, of the St. Petersburg Times Williams has been offered a one-year contract extension to […]

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced today that they have claimed S De’von Hall off waivers from the Indianapolis Colts. In addition, the team signed FB Jehuu Caulcrick to the practice squad. Hall, 22, is 6-foot-3, 212-pounds ran the forty in 4.48 seconds and did 26 reps of 225. As a senior he posted 72 tackles, […]

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Bucs’ Hayes Making Case As Teams Best Linebacker

by Staff Report on December 29, 2009

Tampa Bay Buccaneers second year linebacker Geno Hayes has been making a case for himself as the teams best linebacker this year with his play on the field. Through the 15 games Hayes has played in this season he has amassed 122 tackles, 12 tackles for loss, 2 sacks, 12 quarterback pressures, 2 interceptions, 7 […]

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced today that they have promoted TE Ryan Purvis from the practice squad to the active roster. In addition, the team placed RB Earnest Graham (toe) and DE Jimmy Wilkerson (knee) on Injured Reserve. Purvis was signed by the Bucs as an undrafted free agent on May 2, 2009 out of […]

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Monday Coach Quotes: Raheem Morris

by Staff Report on December 28, 2009

Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Raheem Morris addressed the media following the teams come from behind win, as it some pundits saying, in some instances it shocked the football world when the Bucs clawed there way back from a  17-point deficit to take the Saints to overtime and come out victories with a 20-17 win […]

Posted in Game Reviews

Snap Judgements: Glazers Could Put End To Speculation

by Staff Report on December 28, 2009

The Glazer clan, consisting of Bryan, Joel, Edward & Malcolm, the father & son hierarchy and owners of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers could squash all the rumors and speculation for debate with regards to Raheem Morris‘ future in Tampa, with one well thought out sentence to the local and national media backing their current head […]

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Post Game Quotes: Week 16

by Staff Report on December 27, 2009

Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Raheem Morris along with several players addressed the media following the teams overtime win over the New Orleans Saints, in which the team rallied from a 17-point deficit to force overtime and win it’s second game in a row and second road win of the season. Rookie signal caller Josh […]

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Bucs Coaches Looking To Jump Ship Admist Rumors

by Roland Johnson on December 27, 2009

There seems to be even more speculation swirling with regards to the rank an file under and above Raheem Morris today. Rick Stroud, of the St. Petersburg Times is reporting via his twitter account that Pro Personnel Director Doug Williams has interviewed with Southern University, a rival to his alma mater Grambling St., where he […]

Posted in Good Bad & The Ugly

Good, Bad & The Ugly: Week 16

by Staff Report on December 27, 2009

Could this be an upset of epic portions or just a fluke win? The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are just the second team in NFL history to knock off a 13-game winner, after complying atleast 12 losses. The other was the Green Bay Packers in 2006, when they defeated the Seattle Seahawks. After a dreadful start […]

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Bucs’ Contact Cowher About Coaching Team in 2010

by Staff Report on December 27, 2009

Amidst one of the worst seasons in franchise history the Glazer family might be finally realizing that they made a mistake when they promoted former secondary coach Raheem Morris to head coach in an over zealous move shortly after the ousting of Jon Gruden last January. According to Jason La Confora, of NFL.com the Glazer […]

Posted in Game Previews

Game Preview: Bucs vs Saints Week 16

by Staff Report on December 26, 2009

Tampa Bay has won seven of the last 12 meetings, including four of the last six road contests in the series. New Orleans leads the all-time series 21-14 and holds a slight edge at 8-7 as NFC South rivals. The teams split the series last year, with New Orleans winning at home in Week 1 […]