From the monthly archives:

March 2010

Posted in General News

Bucs Scheduled To Visit With Idaho Propsect Mike Iupati

by Staff Report on March 22, 2010

With the Tampa Bay Buccaneers looking to become a more physically dominant down hill running team in 2010, they have scheduled a visit with Idaho Vandals guard / tackle prospect Mike Iupati (pronounced ee-YOU-PAH-tee) before the draft according to Chris Steuber of NFLScoutNetwork.com. The 6-foot-5, 331-pound Iupati is widely considered as the best interior offensive […]

Posted in NFL Stats

Breaking Down Missed Tackles

by Staff Report on March 22, 2010

After reading Sam Monson’s “Tackle Inefficiency Rating” on Profootballfocus.com it got me to thinking, which sometimes can lead to some hair brain ideas and self debating. Monson, however has devised a formula to grade each individual defensive player’s ability at making solo tackles using a simple mathematical equation. Even though tackles are tracked by the […]

Posted in NFL Draft

Suh Set To Visit Bucs, Debate: Suh vs McCoy

by Staff Report on March 20, 2010

With reports surfacing that Ndamukong Suh, the top rated defensive tackle prospect in the 2010 NFL Draft has a visit setup with the Bucs on April 13, a week before the draft. It seems his stock has been falling of late. Many draft pundits continue to rank Oklahoma’s Gerlad McCoy slightly above Suh with the […]

Posted in General News

I’m Back! Bucs News & Notes

by Staff Report on March 18, 2010

After taking a brief hiatus from blogging to handle my real job requirements, which had me traveling throughout the vast desert in Iraq. I’m finally back from remote locations and in the friendly confines of what so many American service men and women have called home since 2003. With both feet planted firmly within a […]

Let the paranoia start to set in for WDAE’ s Steve “Little Puppy” Duemig the afternoon host on the Sports Animal after the rant Monday when he flipped his lid over a poster on PewterReport.com message forum that took the chow hound to task over the supposed conversation he had with Bucs general manager Mark […]

Posted in General News

Bucs Acquire WR Brown From Eagles

by Staff Report on March 9, 2010

With a relative quite start to the off season the Tampa Bay Buccaneers made some noise late Monday night when they traded their 2011 six-round pick to the Philadelphia Eagles in exchange for veteran receiver Reggie Brown. The 6-foot-1, 197-pound 29-year old Brown was drafted with the 35th overall pick in the 2005 NFL Draft, […]

Posted in Four Downs

Four Downs: Free Agency Edition

by Staff Report on March 8, 2010

Late Friday, on the first day of free agency local WDAE-AM 620 shock jock Steve “The Big Dog” Duemig masterminded a colorful and witty farce over the airwaves. Telling his listeners that Bucs general manager Mark Dominik reached out to him personally to set the record straight about the swirling speculation of who the Bucs […]

Posted in General News

Bucs Betting Bradley’s Hunger Can Pay Dividends

by Staff Report on March 5, 2010

Amidst the swirling speculation of rumors being floated by both local and national media pundits who cover the NFL on a regular basis. Roy Cummings of the Tampa Tribune is reporting a move made late Thursday evening by the Buccaneers. That consequently, has gone largely unnoticed by his national media counter parts. Suspects that said […]

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RB Parker & WR Walters On Bucs Radar

by Staff Report on March 5, 2010

There has been little free agent movement across the league up to this point. However, the rumor mill is spinning out of control. News has begun funneling out with regards to potential suitors for this years free agent class. There are several reports surfacing that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are showing some level of interest […]

Continuing on in the on again, off again  saga surrounding Denver Broncos receiver Brandon Marshall. On Wednesday, the Broncos slapped a first-round qualifying tender on Marshall wh0 ended the year in the same manner in which he began it, in rookie head coach Josh McDaniels’ dog house but in between posted his third straight 100-catch […]

Posted in General News

Banks Speculates CB Robinson Will Sign With Bucs

by Staff Report on March 4, 2010

When’s the last time the Bucs actually landed a top flight free agent? Well, if you can’t quite remember, it was back in 2001 when the team signed former Arizona Cardinals defensive end Simeon Rice. Since that time the Bucs have been the cellar dwellers of dumpster diving free agent bargain basement hunters. That’s all […]

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Oklahoma State LT Russell Okung The Forgotten Prospect?

by Staff Report on March 3, 2010

Many fans have been foaming at the mouth in the hopes that either one of the elite defensive tackle prospects in Nebraska’s Ndamukong Suh or Oklahoma’s Gerald McCoy, somehow falls to number three and is on the board when the Buccaneers are on the clock. Some are even salivating over the likes of Tennessee safety […]