Bucs Central

Miami Dolphins

Tampa Bay hosts the Dolphins, marking the 18th time in the last 19 seasons that the two teams square off in the preseason. The Bucs and Dolphins are meeting for the 26th time in the preseason, the most meetings for either team in the preseason. Miami leads the series 16-9, but Tampa Bay has won… Read More

The third pre-season game is usually a dress rehearsal for the regular season. With the Bucs hosting one of their in-state rivals, the Miami Dolphins the starters are eager to make amends for a poor performance in a lopsided loss to New England. Look for head coach Raheem Morris to take an extended look at… Read More

Though close neighbors and frequent preseason opponents, the Buccaneers and Dolphins have only met eight times in the regular season. The series is tied 4-4, but Tampa Bay has claimed the last three meetings: a 31-21 victory in 1997 in Tampa, a 16-13 win in 2000 in Miami and a 27-13 win in 2005 in… Read More