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Atlanta Falcons

Jameis Winston had his best first half of the season completing 13 of 19 attempts and 2 touchdowns. He also had two drops by eligible receivers.  On the first sack it's clear that Winston and the running back were not in  sync and screwed the play up at the mesh point. The second sack, Winston… Read More

Jameis Winston was efficient versus the Atlanta Falcons, spreading the ball around to eight different receivers. Winston was pressured on 7 attempts. He had one pass dropped, which was at the 59-second mark remaining in the 3rd quarter by Vincent Jackson. Winston was 5 of 8 on third down passing. The chart below depicts the distance the… Read More

Jameis Winston was on the cusp of breaking franchise records! The last time a Buccaneers, starting quarterback passed for over 280-yards and four touchdowns in an opening season game was Steve Deberg, against the Atlanta Falcons, in the 1987 season opener. Deberg carved up the Falcons defense to the tune of  333 yards on 24… Read More

All-round good guy and purveyor of Buccaneer thoughts, Gene Thomas, AKA "Superhvyweight", of Buc What Ya Heard! was joined by the Michael Pless and Mark Ramirez, the patriarchs of RealBucsTalk. The trio break down the Buccaneers, upcoming game against the Atlanta Falcons. Discussing the strength of the team; offensive line and what they expect to transpire… Read More

Around The NFL, editor, Gregg Rosenthal, of NFL.com has inked the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as the future, of the NFC South. While proclaiming the Carolina Panthers are the present – rightfully so, in the case of the Panthers - until one of the other teams in the South dethrones the standard of the conference, in… Read More

It was sloppy.  It was ugly.  And it was about time. With a 16-13 victory, the Bucs snapped a five-game losing streak to Matt Ryan and the Dirty Birds, and -- per usual -- it took every inch of Tampa's 295 yards to put away their division rival. The Good Of all the good --… Read More

FALCONS: QB Matt Ryan has won past 5 starts vs. TB. Has won 7 of past 8 starts vs. division. In his career, has posted 100+ rating 16 times & Falcons are 16-0. Had career-high 4 TD passes last week…In past 4 meetings, RB Michael Turner has rushed for 380 yards (95 per game) &… Read More

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will have their second-ever “Throwback Game.” It marks the second time in almost 13 years that the team will don their Florida Orange jerseys. In conjunction with the Throwback Game, the team will induct former Buccaneers Head Coach John McKay into the Buccaneers Ring of Honor, which is prominently displayed at… 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

The Buccaneers lead the all-time series 18-14 and have won six of the last 10 meetings with the Falcons. Since the NFC South was created in 2002, the Buccaneers own a 9-6 series edge, including season sweeps in 2002, 2005 and 2007 on the way to NFC South titles. Tampa Bay is 11-6 all-time at… Read More

The Buccaneers lead the all-time series 18-13 and have won six of the last nine meetings with the Falcons. Since the NFC South was created in 2002, the Buccaneers own a 9-5 series edge, including season sweeps in 2002, 2005 and 2007 on the way to NFC South titles. The two teams first met in… Read More

It's not as unforeseeable as some predict for first year head coach Raheem Morris, to actually duplicate the success the Buccaneers have had the last few seasons if not better it within a very short time period. When looking over the NFC teams currently in the south since the coaching hire's of John Fox, Jim… Read More