Bucs Central

Carnell Williams

Former Superbowl winning Coach, Brian Billick, of the Baltimore Ravens who is now a FoxSports.com commentator surmises the Buccaneers would be completely content with losing former first-round pick and oft-injured running back Carnell Williams, as he’s not a priority once free agency begins. Starting left tackle Donald Penn who spoke with Ira Kaufman of the… Read More

After a pedestrian performance throughout three quarters by the Buccaneers offense against the Bengals, in Who Dey Nation, Josh Freeman and his cast of young receivers made enough plays to capitalize on two Carson Palmer interceptions late in the fourth quarter to escape the hostile confines of Cincinnati with a 24-21 victory. Good Cody Grimm… Read More

LeGarrette Blount a rookie from Oregon has been inactive through the first two games since being claimed off waivers from the Titans. However, he was active against the Steelers. Blount entered into the game during the first quarter and promptly gained 12 yards on his first carry. Blount showed a nice burst through the hole… Read More

When the Tampa Bay Buccaneers reached out to unrestricted free agent Derrick Ward this off-season and subsequently signed him to a four-year deal worth a reported $17 million. The deal includes $6 million guaranteed in the first year, $9.25 million over two years and $13 million over three. It most likely sealed the fate of… Read More

No need to worry Buccaneer fans, starting middle linebacker Barrett Ruud showed for the team mandatory mini camp. Even though he is miffed at the lack of contract talks he arrived and participated in drills. Ruud has not ruled out the idea of holding out of training camp in the hopes of getting the team… Read More

With vision, lateral cutting and the ability to square one’s shoulders and hit the hole being an emphasis this season the running game is going to look very different. There is no doubt the team will struggle to find consistency early on in the ground game. But as the season wears on the ground &… Read More

Barrett Ruud, will receive a bump in pay heading into 2009. Ruud who signed a five year contract with the Buccaneers after being drafted in the second round in 2005 has reached certain escalators set fourth in the language of his contract that entitles him to make roughly $980,000 thousand dollars more. His base salary… Read More