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Wed, 06 Aug 2014 22:55:41 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Mike Glennon, who will be the primary backup to QB Josh McCown, has been praised for his professionalism by head coach Lovie Smith. "You want to see how guys respond and how they act. You want to be a pro about it - a real pro about it," Smith said Wednesday, Aug. 6. "A professional, that's what Mike has been. He's done everything we've asked him to do. He wants to be a starter in the league - someday he will."
Wed, 11 Jun 2014 07:39:42 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers general manager Jason Licht confirmed the Arizona Cardinals were one of several teams to have trade talks with the Buccaneers for QB Mike Glennon.
Tue, 10 Jun 2014 05:22:09 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Josh McCown is likely to be the starting quarterback when the season opens. QB Mike Glennon has been pegged as the quarterback of the future and could still win the job.
Fantasy Tip: McCown serves as a QB2, and Glennon isn't worth rostering except in dynasty leagues at this point.
Wed, 21 May 2014 11:23:59 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Mike Glennon recently received praise from general manager Jason Licht. Licht said he and head coach Lovie Smith agreed that Glennon has the three traits they look for in a quarterback: toughness, intelligence and accuracy. Licht added that arm strength is a distant fourth.
Tue, 20 May 2014 09:51:54 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Mike Glennon said head coach Lovie Smith called him twice during the draft to assure him that reports of trade rumors were false.
Wed, 14 May 2014 14:19:42 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Josh McCown is impressed with his understudy QB Mike Glennon's skill set. McCown praised Glennon's arm strength, zip on the ball and work ethic.
Tue, 13 May 2014 11:00:15 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Josh McCown said he has no problem mentoring QB Mike Glennon and hopes Glennon is one day a hall of fame quarterback.
Sat, 10 May 2014 15:52:04 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers turned down a half dozen trade requests from teams looking to acquire QB Mike Glennon. "There's a lot of interest and we want to keep Mike,'' Bucs general manager Jason Licht said Saturday. "(They were) just feeling it out. I know that Mike has a very good reputation throughout the league as far as his developmental future."
Fri, 09 May 2014 07:10:45 -0700
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers values QB Mike Glennon and has no plans to trade him, according to a team source.
Thu, 08 May 2014 18:25:26 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Lovie Smith said QB Mike Glennon is the team's quarterback of the future.
Thu, 08 May 2014 16:04:23 -0700
The New England Patriots are not working on a trade for Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Mike Glennon at this point.
Tue, 06 May 2014 10:00:00 -0700
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers could trade QB Mike Glennon if they draft a quarterback early in the week at the NFL Draft and find a team willing to exchange a second-round draft pick.
Tue, 08 Apr 2014 10:44:11 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Mike Glennon said head coach Lovie Smith told him the best players will play, and that includes the quarterback position.
Tue, 08 Apr 2014 10:22:13 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Mike Glennon still thinks he has a shot at winning the starting job in 2014.
Wed, 12 Mar 2014 13:28:09 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QBs Josh McCown and Mike Glennon are expected to compete for the starting quarterback job during training camp.
Wed, 12 Mar 2014 11:21:51 -0700
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers agreed to terms on a two-year deal with free-agent QB Josh McCown (Bears) Wednesday, March 11, according to his agent. Financial terms were not given.
Fantasy Tip: Reports earlier this offseason suggested that the Lovie Smith regime wasn't that high on Mike Glennon under center. This signing reinfornces that idea. Expect McCown and Glennon to compete for starting duties this fall. McCown, if named the starter, represents low-end QB1 value in the right matchups, but he'd be better served as your fantasy backup.
Thu, 20 Feb 2014 11:04:49 -0800
Tampa Bay Buccaneers GM Jason Licht said the team wants competition for QB Mike Glennon and that he will get every chance to win the team's starting job.
Thu, 20 Feb 2014 09:37:12 -0800
Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Lovie Smith said the team will consider drafting a quarterback at No. 7 overall in the first round of the NFL Draft. Louisville QB Teddy Bridgewater, Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel, Central Florida QB Blake Bortles and Fresno State QB Derek Carr could all be available at that spot. Smith said it's too early to tell if QB Mike Glennon is the answer long term at quarterback.
Fantasy Tip: Remember, the previous GM and head coach in Tampa were responsible for drafting Glennon. Smith and his new staff don't seem to be as upbeat on him. Keep that in mind if the Bucs draft another signal caller and Glennon struggles in his sophomore season.
Mon, 10 Feb 2014 12:23:04 -0800
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Mike Kafka is not expected to compete with QB Mike Glennon for the starting quarterback job next season. Kafka likely will compete with QB Jordan Rodgers for the No. 3 quarterback job.
Wed, 29 Jan 2014 14:41:50 -0800
Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterbacks coach Marcus Arroyo praised QB Mike Glennon. "He stands in the pocket well, he delivers the ball...strong arm. Seems cerebral."
Thu, 23 Jan 2014 19:50:38 -0800
Tampa Bay Buccaneers general manager Jason Licht said he believes QB Mike Glennon will have a bright future, but that Glennon will have competition for the starting quarterback job next season.
Fri, 10 Jan 2014 14:39:05 -0800
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers may add a quarterback this offseason to compete with QB Mike Glennon for the starting quarterback job. Head coach Lovie Smith praised Glennon during his introductory press conference but did not name Glennon as the starting quarterback.
Mon, 06 Jan 2014 12:34:57 -0800
New Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Lovie Smith is excited to work with QB Mike Glennon, and Smith said Glennon is "strong-armed" and has "great pocket presence." Smith said he hired offensive coordinator Jeff Tedford because "I wanted to get a guy that had been a quarterback guru for my offensive coordinator."
Tue, 26 Nov 2013 11:34:13 -0800
Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano believes QB Mike Glennon is the long-term answer at quarterback for the team. "I think this is a guy that certainly, as long as he continues on this trajectory, is a guy you'd love to have as a quarterback for a long time," Schiano said. Glennon has excelled in his rookie year at protecting the football and completing passes downfield. He leads all rookies with 13 touchdown passes. The Bucs have won three straight and Glennon has thrown at least one touchdown in eight straight games, the longest streak for a rookie passer since Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson did it in nine straight last year.
Fantasy Tip: Glennon has looked very calm and collected in the face of a lost season for the Bucs in his rookie season. That's been pretty impressive. He's a low-end QB1 and a solid backup option to have.
Mon, 25 Nov 2013 07:32:31 -0800
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Mike Glennon has 10 touchdowns and one interception in the last six games. He has also improved his accuracy on deep passes, which was his top weakness coming out of college.
Sun, 24 Nov 2013 15:11:07 -0800
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Mike Glennon completed 14 of his 21 pass attempts for 247 yards and two touchdowns in the Week 12 game against the Detroit Lions. He finished with a season-high 138.4 quarterback rating. "He's very calm in the huddle, no matter what the situation is in the game," TE Timothy Wright said Sunday, Nov. 24.
Mon, 28 Oct 2013 10:01:06 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano said the team is throwing the ball too much and putting QB Mike Glennon in bad situations.
Thu, 03 Oct 2013 11:46:01 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Mike Glennon will get 12 auditions that will go into the team's decisions on whether they will draft a quarterback in 2014.
Fantasy Tip: Even with some clarity on the quarterback situation, Glennon is no more than a bye week fill-in if there is a favorable matchup.
Mon, 30 Sep 2013 09:55:17 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Josh Freeman was not on the sidelines during the team's Week 4 loss because head coach Greg Schiano said it was a "mutual decision." Freeman didn't dress out and watched the game from a suite with the other inactive players. QB Dan Orlovsky was the backup to QB Mike Glennon against the Arizona Cardinals.
Fantasy Tip: It's gone from bad to worse for Freeman in Tampa. It's very clear now that he has no future with the team and virtually zero chance of winning the starting job back. It's now just a matter of if the Bucs can find a trade partner or if they outright release him.
Sun, 29 Sep 2013 21:42:05 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Mike Glennon made his first career start in Week 4 against the Arizona Cardinals, completing 24 of his 43 pass attempts for 193 yards, one touchdown and two interceptions in the 13-10 loss.
Fantasy Tip: Glennon might be starting, but he is far from a fantasy starter. Even in leagues which require two starting signal callers, he is only worth using during bye weeks.
Wed, 25 Sep 2013 12:57:14 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano said QB Mike Glennon will be the team's starting quarterback moving forward. "Mike's our starting quarterback from this point forward. We're moving forward and Mike's our quarterback. That's the plan, and we're going, and that's how we're going," Schiano said.
Wed, 25 Sep 2013 05:46:05 -0700
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have benched QB Josh Freeman in favor of QB Mike Glennon.
Fantasy Tip: Glennon is a 6-foot-7, rookie that has good vision over defenders. He's going to have some growing pains, though. One has to wonder how much this will affect Vincent Jackson, and if he can get the ball to him downfield. Doug Martin should be used heavily, but if Glennon can't get the passing offense rolling, defenses will stack the box to neutralize Martin.
Wed, 28 Aug 2013 13:33:18 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano said QB Mike Glennon will start the final preseason game and will receive a significant amount of playing time. QB Dan Orlovsky said he hopes to receive playing time during the game.
Fri, 09 Aug 2013 11:07:57 -0700
Updating a previous report, Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano said Friday, Aug. 9, that the team plans to keep QBs Josh Freeman, Mike Glennon and Dan Orlovsky on the roster. Orlovsky did not play in the team's preseason opener Thursday, Aug. 8, against the Baltimore Ravens. Glennon was so-so, completing 11 of 23 passes for 169 yards, no touchdowns and one interception.
Fri, 09 Aug 2013 09:21:34 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Mike Glennon was praised by head coach Greg Schiano, who said you can't teach the kind of poise Glennon showed.
Fantasy Tip: It would be an extreme long shot for Glennon to steal any snaps from Josh Freeman in 2013 at this point.
Fri, 09 Aug 2013 09:12:15 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano said the team is planning on keeping three quarterbacks in 2013.
Fantasy Tip: It is fair to suggest the three quarterbacks on the final roster will be Josh Freeman, Mike Glennon and Dan Orlovsky with Freeman getting a majority of the snaps, health permitting.
Fri, 02 Aug 2013 10:59:56 -0700
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers released their first unofficial depth chart of training camp Friday, Aug. 2, and QB Mike Glennon is listed as the primary backup to QB Josh Freeman. Veteran QB Dan Orlovsky is listed as the third quarterback.
Mon, 22 Jul 2013 17:41:02 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Mike Glennon is confident as training camp approaches. "I feel way ahead of where I was at the beginning of (offseason workouts)," Glennon said. "I know what's going on out here. I still have a long way to go, but over the last few weeks, when I was at home, I had a chance to go back and kind of study the playbook a little more and I feel a lot more comfortable already. But I know I have a long way to go.
"Right now, I feel like I have a general grasp of our offense. I have to get the details. That's what I'm going to try to accomplish during this preseason, knowing the details and knowing what each of the 11 guys is going to be doing on every play."
Mon, 01 Jul 2013 16:51:54 -0700
Updating a previous report, Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano said he expects QB Josh Freeman to have a big year. "I believe in competition, and Mike Glennon is going to be a tremendous quarterback in his time," Schiano said. "But we have a quarterback, it's Josh Freeman. He had a really good spring. I think it's really coming together, being in this system for a second year now and hearing the things over again after being able to study it, I'm really encouraged.
"I know Mike Sullivan, our offensive coordinator, he's encouraged. We're looking forward to big things. Josh is going to have a big year."
Wed, 12 Jun 2013 07:11:46 -0700
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed third-round pick QB Mike Glennon to a four-year deal.
Tue, 11 Jun 2013 13:19:19 -0700
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed QB Mike Glennon Tuesday, June 11. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.
Mon, 10 Jun 2013 18:37:49 -0700
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers could keep three quarterbacks on the roster in 2013 because QB Mike Glennon is a rookie. General manager Mark Dominik said the team is leaning towards keeping three quarterbacks.
Sun, 26 May 2013 16:51:51 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Josh Freeman is entering the final year of his rookie contract, and multiple public statements made by head coach Greg Schiano have raised questions whether he sees Freeman as the team's long-term starter. The club drafted QB Mike Glennon in the third-round of the 2013 NFL Draft, so there will be competition during training camp and the preseason.
Fantasy Tip: If the incumbent Freeman is able to hold onto his job in training camp and the preseason, he might be playing with a bit of a chip on his shoulder, since success means money. He would be worth a roll of the dice as a No. 2 or 3 fantasy option at his position since he has plenty to prove. He showed last season at times that he could be a very viable fantasy option.
Mon, 20 May 2013 12:19:59 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano cleared things up by saying that QB Josh Freeman is the team's starting quarterback Monday, May 20. Schiano said that QB Mike Glennon could "play quickly" if necessary Sunday, May 19.
Fantasy Tip: Barring a drastic set of circumstances this summer, Freeman will be the team's starting quarterback in Week 1. Consider him a viable backup quarterback heading into the year.
Sun, 19 May 2013 10:09:14 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano said he believes QB Mike Glennon can play quickly and has not ruled out the possibility of Glennon taking over the starting job over QB Josh Freeman. "We have a starting quarterback. It's not like we're looking to find a starter. But competition is competition. Mike Glennon is a fierce competitor. I knew that when he was coming out of high school. Now being able to work with him a little, you can see it on the practice field," Schiano said.
Fri, 17 May 2013 11:34:53 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Mike Glennon is not going to take a back seat when it comes to competition with the team. "First I just want to be a good teammate," Glennon said. "I'm going to be a good teammate to all the guys, to the quarterbacks, to the line, to everybody. And earn the respect that way and kinda take everything in and listen to what they have to say. But at the same time, I don't know if taking a backseat would be the right term because I'm a competitor and I'm going to do whatever I can to compete. So at the same time, though, I understand I'm a rookie and it's a process, and I'm just going to worry about getting better each and every day and let things play out that way."
Thu, 16 May 2013 05:11:51 -0700
Tampa Bay Buccaneers general manager Mark Dominik said third-round pick QB Mike Glennon is expected to dominate the preseason snaps under center.
Fri, 26 Apr 2013 18:15:04 -0700
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected North Carolina State QB Mike Glennon with the 73rd overall selection in the 2013 NFL Draft.
Fantasy Tip: Glennon is the third quarterback taken in the draft. He will compete to serve as the backup to Josh Freeman, and is only worth a look as a long-term keeper in terms of fantasy football.
Wed, 24 Apr 2013 16:35:29 -0700
The Chicago Bears were scheduled to work out North Carolina State QB Mike Glennon Wednesday, April 24.
Mon, 22 Apr 2013 19:31:51 -0700
The Chicago Bears will work out North Carolina State QB Mike Glennon Tuesday, April 23.