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Buccaneers at Falcons: TV schedule, notes, and staff picks

Predictions and game info from the 2020 NFL Week 15 capsule. - Read More

Buccaneers place LT Donovan Smith on the NFL’s Reserve/COVID-19 list

A big hit to a team looking to fortify its playoff positioning. - Read More

Previewing Buccaneers playoff and Week 15 odds ahead of Atlanta Falcons contest

How does Tampa Bay’s future look entering Week 15? - Read More

Flattening the Falcons: What the Bucs need to do in order to beat Atlanta in Week 15

It’s the Dirk Koetter and Raheem Morris revenge game! Do the Buccaneers have what it takes to disappoint these coaches yet again? Or will they get the last laugh? - Read More

Buccaneers ‘should’ have specialists ready to play Sunday

A scare went around the special teams unit. - Read More

Bucs release Thursday’s injury report for the Week 15 matchup against the Falcons

Everything looks really good after Thursday’s practice. - Read More

LeSean McCoy talks Tom Brady, Patrick Mahomes, and 2020 Super Bowl possibilities

Appearing on "The Michael Irvin Podcast", Bucs running back gets deep into several topics - Read More

For Bucs, this year’s stretch run has to be different

Tampa Bay has been in this spot before. This time, it needs to finish the job and get into the playoffs. - Read More

Ronald Jones added to COVID reserve list

The Buccaneers running back who recently had surgery for a broken pinkie has been added to the COVID reserve list - Read More

Todd McNair announced as part of 2020 Class for Temple Athletics Hall of Fame

Second-year coach in Tampa honored for contributions during collegiate career - Read More

Bucs Nation Podcast: Commissioner’s Corner Fantasy Football Show Episode 6

Mike Evans could easily have a really good fantasy day this Sunday - Read More

NFC South Roundup Week 14: Bucs gain ground as Saints lose streak

Winning the division is still a major longshot for Tampa Bay, but the team picked up a game in the standings on Sunday. - Read More

Buccaneers place three on Reserve / COVID-19 List

In the midst of a playoff chase and a pandemic, Tampa Bay has their first big hit of the season - Read More

Bucs’ Lavonte David named finalist for 2020 Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award

One of eight NFL players who advanced to the final stage of consideration - Read More

Bucs of the Week: vs. Vikings

Which five players were Tampa Bay’s best in Sunday’s 26-14 victory over Minnesota? - Read More

Ronald Jones Injury

In case you are not aware, Ronald Jones needs/had surgery. Same injury Godwin had earlier in the season. This is kind of big news in my opinion. Here is the link to the Bleacher Report... - Read More

Bucs Wire podcast: Can Tampa Bay finally end their playoff drought?

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers haven’t made the playoffs since 2007, but they have a chance to fix that over the final three weeks of the 2020 regular season. Currently sitting at 8-5, the Bucs con… - Read More

Bucs OT Donovan Smith in self-quarantine, will miss Sunday's game

Tampa Bay Buccaneers starting left tackle Donovan Smith will miss Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Falcons due to the NFL’s COVID-19 protocols. Smith put a statement out through the te… - Read More

Tom Brady clears the air on his relationship with Bruce Arians

In recent weeks, there’s been plenty of discussion among fans and analysts about a potential rift between Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Bruce Arians and quarterback Tom Brady. During his me… - Read More

Bucs activate Ryan Succop, Bradley Pinion, Zach Triner from Reserve/COVID-19 list

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have avoided quite the special teams crisis as they put in final preparations for Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Falcons. Kicker Ryan Succop, punter Bradley Pinion… - Read More

Bucs injury report: Jamel Dean, Joe Haeg back to full practice Thursday

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have released their latest injury report for Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Falcons, and it’s got some good news. Both cornerback Jamel Dean and offensive li… - Read More

WATCH: Tom Brady beatboxes, Rob Gronkowski raps

If you’ve ever wondered what a Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski rap group would sound like, your day has come. In this week’s episode of their web series on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ … - Read More

Bruce Arians gives details, update on Ronald Jones II's injury

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers placed running back Ronald Jones II on the NFL’s Reserve/COVID-19 list Wednesday, but even if he’s cleared in that regard for Sunday’s game, an injury mig… - Read More

Tristan Wirfs exceeding Bucs' lofty expectations

When the Tampa Bay Buccaneers traded a fourth-round pick just to move up one spot in the 2020 NFL draft, many fans wondered what could be worth that kind of price tag for such a short jump. After 1… - Read More

Bucs place RB Ronald Jones II on Reserve/COVID-19 list

Not only is Tampa Bay Buccaneers starting running back Ronald Jones II dealing with an injury, he’s now being placed on the NFL’s Reserve/COVID-19 list. Jones, who had surgery earlier t… - Read More

How the Bucs can clinch a playoff spot in Week 15

It’s a long-shot, but the Tampa Bay Buccaneers can clinch a playoff spot Sunday. If the Bucs are able to beat the Atlanta Falcons, they only need one other thing to happen in order to secure … - Read More

Lavonte David named finalist for Art Rooney Sportsmanship award

Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David has been named a finalist for the NFL’s Art Rooney Sportsmanship award for the 2020 season. Established in 2015 and named after the legendary own… - Read More

WATCH: Rondé Barber breaks down film from Bucs vs. Vikings

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers ended their two-game losing streak, the first of the season for the Bucs, with a 26-14 victory in Week 14 over the Minnesota Vikings. Big plays on both sides of the ball he… - Read More

WATCH: Bucs C Ryan Jensen mic'd up vs. Vikings

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers had tons of fun getting back into the win column with a 26-14 victory over the Minnesota Vikings in Week 14, and center Ryan Jensen was at the center of it all. The anchor … - Read More

Bucs RB Ronald Jones II still a top-5 rusher in the NFL after Week 14

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have one of the NFL’s top rushers through the first 14 weeks of the season. Ronald Jones II rushed for 80 yards and a touchdown on 18 carries in Sunday’s 26-14 … - Read More

Ndamukong & Katya Suh are having twins

Congratulations are in order for the Suh family, which will be doubling in size come March. Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive lineman Ndamukong Suh and his wife, Katya, are expecting twins early next … - Read More

Top highlights from Bucs' 26-14 Week 14 win vs. Vikings

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers got a big win Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings, riding six sacks from the defense and a balanced effort from the offense on their way to a 26-14 victory in Week 14. Bot… - Read More

Bucs LT Smith put on COVID list, out vs. Falcons

Bucs starting left tackle Donovan Smith said he came into close contact with a family member who tested positive for the coronavirus. He has been placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list and will miss Sunday's game. - Read More

Brady touts relationship, 'dialogue' with Arians

Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady said Thursday that he has a "great" relationship with coach Bruce Arians and appreciates his insight, while acknowledging the difficulty of building relationships during the COVID-19 pandemic. - Read More

Biggest Week 15 injury questions for all 32 NFL teams: Drew Brees, Daniel Jones and Matthew Stafford

It's late in the season and the trenches are where many teams are hurting, but some big-name quarterbacks remain questionable this weekend. - Read More

Buccaneers place RB Jones on COVID-19 list

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have placed running back Ronald Jones on the reserve/COVID-19 list. - Read More

Campbell, Slater again among Rooney finalists

Baltimore defensive end Calais Campbell is a three-time finalist and New England wide receiver Matthew Slater a finalist for a second straight year (and third overall) for the Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award announced by the NFL on Tuesday. - Read More

Source: Bucs RB Jones gets pin put in finger

Buccaneers running back Ronald Jones had a pin inserted into his injured pinkie, a source told ESPN. - Read More

Buccaneers set for a first-round rematch in the playoffs

The Buccaneers currently have a very strong opportunity to make the 2020 NFL playoffs, and their first-round matchup should be against a familiar foe. The ... - Read More

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have to use LeSean McCoy more

LeSean McCoy showed the NFL world that he still had some gas left in the tank with his performance last weekend, and the Buccaneers have to use him more. A... - Read More

Buccaneers: Leonard Fournette primed for starting role

With an injury and surgery for Ronald Jones, the Buccaneers may have to move on to their more than capable backup, Leonard Fournette, this weekend. The Ron... - Read More

3 free agents the Buccaneers should snag before the playoffs

The Buccaneers are on the verge of making the playoffs for the first time in over a decade, and these free agents could help out a lot. The Buccaneers don'... - Read More

Disaster on the horizon for Buccaneers’ special teams?

The Buccaneers need to be firing on all cylinders for this last stretch of the season if they hope to start the playoffs strong. COVID-19 may have other pl... - Read More

4 players the Tampa Bay Buccaneers were smart to pass on

The Buccaneers have moved on from numerous players in the hopes of emerging as a top contender in the NFL, and these were the best decisions. The Buccaneer... - Read More

Smith In Quarantine, Buccaneers Activate Special Teamers From COVID-19 List

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have added a starter, and removed three, from the team's reserve/COVID-19 list. - Read More

Julio Jones Ruled Out vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

The Atlanta Falcons will miss star receiver Julio Jones for the second game in a row. - Read More

Arians: Buccaneers QB Tom Brady Deserves More Credit

Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Bruce Arians feels strongly that quarterback Tom Brady deserves more recognition this year. - Read More

Buccaneers Place RB Ronald Jones II on Reserve/COVID-19 List

Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Ronald Jones II joins three others on the team's reserve/COVID-19 list. - Read More

Know Your Enemy: Buccaneers vs. Atlanta Q&A With Locked on Falcons

There's no better way to preview the opponent than to get intel from the person most familiar with the situation, which we do this week with Locked On Falcons host Aaron Freeman. - Read More

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Place Three Players on Reserve/COVID-19 List

All three players are part of the Bucs' special teams unit, including starting kicker Ryan Succop. - Read More

Analysis: The Bucs Are Neutralizing Each Top RB They Face

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are proving to own an elite run defense, by shutting down top competition. - Read More

Arians: Falcons 'Playing Their Tails Off' For Former Bucs' HC Morris

This Sunday, Tampa Bay will face a former Buccaneers head coach, as he serves the same role with an interim label for the Atlanta Falcons. - Read More

2 Key Falcons Out Against Bucs In Week 15 | Pewter Report

The Falcons have already ruled out two key players for Sunday's Week 15 game against the Bucs, WR Julio Jones and FS Ricardo Allen. - Read More

BREAKING: Bucs Rule Out Starting OT For Week 15 | Pewter Report

Bucs LT Donovan Smith has announced he will miss the team's Week 15 game against the Atlanta Falcons due to COVID-19 restrictions. - Read More

Bucs Activate Specialists From Reserve/COVID-19 List | Pewter Report

After being placed on the league's reserve/COVID-19 list earlier this week, three of the Bucs' key specialists have been activated. - Read More

SR's Fab 5: Barrett, Pierre-Paul Heating Up; Bucs' 2019 Draft Class Cools Off | Pewter Report

OLBs Jason Pierre-Paul and Shaquil Barrett are heating up, but the Bucs' 2019 draft class has cooled off, says Scott Reynolds in SR's Fab 5. - Read More

Bucs At Falcons Injury Report: 12/17 | Pewter Report

The Bucs' injury report has been released for Thursday and they had a player who didn't practice on Wednesday return, while others were out. - Read More

Bucs Red Zone Offense Reaching Historic Heights | Pewter Report

The Bucs offense may have some inconsistencies between the 20s, but inside the red zone, the group has been cash money all season long. - Read More

The Hook: 2020 Just A Warm-up For Bucs' Super Bowl Win In 2021 | Pewter Report

In the latest The Hook, Mark Cook explains why 2020 isn't the year the Bucs win a Super Bowl, but instead 2021 will be. - Read More

BREAKING: Bucs Place Running Back On Reserve/COVID-19 List | Pewter Report

The Bucs have placed a key starter from their offense on the Reserve/COVID list. This is the fourth player in two days to be placed there. - Read More

Bucs At Falcons Injury Report: 12/16 | Pewter Report

The first injury report of the week is out for the Bucs on Wednesday as one important starter was out but another returned. - Read More

2 Bucs Make PFF's 2021 Pro Bowl Team | Pewter Report

Just 2 Buccaneers have made Pro Football Focus' 2021 Pro Bowl team, including quarterback Tom Brady and left guard Ali Marpet - Read More

BREAKING: Bucs Place 3 Key Specialists On COVID-19 List | Pewter Report

Five days before playing the Atlanta Falcons, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have added three key special teamers to the COVID-19 list. - Read More

Bucs Briefing: Can Bucs Pass Rush Save The Defense? | Pewter Report

After a devastating midseason lull, the Bucs pass rush erupted against the Vikings for 4 sacks, harrassing Kirk Cousins in a 26-14 victory. - Read More

Bucs' Donovan Smith out after COVID-19 close contact - ProFootballTalk

Buccaneers left tackle Donovan Smith has started every game this season, but he won’t be on the field on Sunday. Smith revealed today that he is isolating after being exposed to COVID-19. “I had a close contact with a family member who recently tested positive for COVID-19,” Smith said in a statement. “As per the [more] - Read More