Bucs Central

November 2010

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced today that they have signed inside linebacker Tyrone McKenzie to their practice squad. McKenzie played collegiately at the University of South Florida from 2007-2008. Before stops at Iowa State and Michigan State, the 6-foot-1, 248-pound McKenzie entered the league as a third-round pick of the New England Patriots in 2009… Read More

Even though the young Josh Freeman lead Buccaneers fell a yard short in a come back bid against one of their division rivals, the Atlanta Falcons. There were still several highlights. Courtesy of NFL Network below you will find a few of the more memorial plays along with video footage from the teams official website… Read More

The Bucs fall behind early, rally late but fall a yard short in the end to the Falcons. In what resembled, the start of a heavyweight fight against a severally over matched opponent the Falcons landed a bevy of knockout blows early, that seemingly only staggered the young Bucs. In the end the Bucs formula… Read More

The Buccaneers lead the all-time series 18-15 and have won six of the last 11 meetings with the Falcons. Since the NFC South was created in 2002, the Buccaneers own a 9-7 series edge, including season sweeps in 2002, 2005 and 2007 on the way to NFC South titles. Tampa Bay is 11-7 all-time at… Read More

Buc Central’s POW-R’-ANKINGS; The power rankings are the product of a simple mathematical formula, using points for and points against. The rankings have predicted 10 of the last 20 Super Bowl winners. Further, 14 of the last 20 Super Bowl winners finished the regular season No. 1 or No. 2 in the POW-R’-ANKINGS system. Unlike… Read More

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced today that they placed DT Brian Price on Injured Reserve due to a pelvic fracture. The 6-foot-1, 303-pound, Price had been battling what was initially described as a hamstring injury shortly after the team began participating in training camp practices. The first of the Buccaneers’ two second-round selections (35th overall)… Read More