Posts Tagged ‘Tampa Bay Bucs’

Newton Four TD Performance Propels Panthers Beatdown Of Bucs; 48-16

Cam Newton broke Peyton Manning’s rookie record for yards passing in a season and set a franchise record with a 91-yard touchdown pass to Brandon LaFell as the Panthers handed the Bucs their ninth straight defeat, 48-16 on Saturday. Newton threw for 171 yards and three touchdowns and scored on a remarkable 49-yard run up the middle in which […]

Lions Narrowly Prevail; Beat Buccaneers 27-20

It was a lot closer than it needed to be, but the Lions hang on in Tampa to secure their first win of the 2011 season.  The Lions dominated the first three quarters in all phases, but then allowed the Bucs to creep back into the game during a sloppy fourth quarter.  The Lions started […]

Gridiron Gab NFL Week One Preview – Detroit at Tampa Bay

The Lions enter a season with momentum and expectations for the first time in years, their opponent is in a similar situation as well.  The Buccaneers took huge strides last year and if not for the Lions, would have made a return to the playoffs.  The Bucs were win number two in the Lions’ four […]

2011 Division Previews: NFC South

Top Ten Back By Season’s End? 1. New Orleans Saints (12-4) – Sean Payton’s club addressed its two major weaknesses via draft and free agency – run offense and run defense.  Mark Ingram was a steal late in round one, and will be counted on to produce immediately, considering the uncertainty surrounding the health of […]

2011 Free Agency: Grading The NFC South

Saints: Franklin, Rogers New Orleans Saints Unsigned players: RB Ladell Betts (UFA), DE Jeff Charleston (UFA), FB Heath Evans (UFA), S Matt Giordano (UFA), RB Julius Jones (UFA), MLB Kawika Mitchell (UFA), ILB Marvin Mitchell (UFA), S Darren Sharper (UFA), OLB Anthony Waters (UFA), RB DeShawn Wynn (UFA). Key arrivals: Ex-Bears C Olin Kreutz, Aug. […]

Report: Bucs Set To Cut CB Talib

He Won’t Be Out On The Market For Long Once He’s Released “Barring a last-minute change of heart”, the Buccaneers are set to cut cornerback Aqib Talib whenever the NFL lockout ends and are allowed to make such a move, the St. Petersburg Times reported Sunday. “The Bucs have reached a point where they believe […]

Wild Card Berth Within Reach For Tampa Bay

Despite the disheartening result in Atlanta, Freeman’s Bucs are on verge of making the NFC Playoffs “There are no consolations, no moral victories. There’s lessons to be learned every game.” —Bucs coach Raheem Morris, after being in striking distance of a win against the Falcons. If you aren’t interested in looking ahead, then stop reading […]

Saints blowout Bucs easily 31-6

Saints FB Heath Evans caught a touchdown from Brees, paved the way for a career-high 158-yard performance by Ivory Is Chris Ivory the next Ronnie Brown minus injuries? In a game many were declaring a must-win for New Orleans, the black and gold answered the call wholeheartedly, silencing their critics and giving their fans something to […]