Team Notebook: Tampa Bay Buccaneers

From -- thru  --

View Depth Chart

Latest News from Twitter

Latest News from Hot off the Wire


Buccaneers | Nick Folk pushing Roberto Aguayo
Fri, 26 May 2017 19:04:04 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers PK Nick Folk connected on all five of his field goal attempts during OTAs Friday, May 26, and Roberto Aguayo made at least four of his five attempts.


Buccaneers | Justin Evans contract details
Fri, 26 May 2017 16:32:36 -0700

Updating a previous report, Tampa Bay Buccaneers S Justin Evans' four-year contract is worth $5.199 million. The deal includes a $1.921 million signing bonus.


Buccaneers | Justin Evans signs deal
Thu, 25 May 2017 13:26:28 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers S Justin Evans signed his four-year rookie deal Thursday, May 25. Financial terms were not disclosed.


Buccaneers | O.J. Howard contract details
Wed, 24 May 2017 15:26:38 -0700

Updating a previous report, Tampa Bay Buccaneers TE O.J. Howard's four-year contract is worth $11.094 million. The deal includes a $6.208 million signing bonus.


Buccaneers | Tamp Bay signs two more rookies
Tue, 23 May 2017 14:15:56 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Jeremy McNichols and LB Kendell Beckwith signed their four-year rookie contracts Tuesday, May 23. Financial terms were not disclosed.


Buccaneers | Tampa Bay signing Stevie Tu'ikolovatu
Tue, 23 May 2017 13:56:31 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DT Stevie Tu'ikolovatu is signing his four-year rookie deal Tuesday, May 23. Financial terms were not disclosed.


Buccaneers | Charles Sims taking part in OTAs
Tue, 23 May 2017 12:07:01 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Charles Sims (shoulder) practiced during organized team activities Tuesday, May 23, after being cleared to practice Monday, May 22. Sims underwent shoulder surgery sometime this offseason.


Buccaneers | Doug Martin working with first team
Tue, 23 May 2017 08:56:07 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Doug Martin has been working with the first-team offense in organized team activities Tuesday, May 23.


Buccaneers | O.J. Howard signs rookie deal
Mon, 22 May 2017 09:41:44 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers TE O.J. Howard signed his rookie four-year contract Monday, May 22. All first-round picks have options for a fifth year.


Buccaneers | Roberto Aguayo ready for competition
Sun, 21 May 2017 13:16:36 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers PK Roberto Aguayo said he is ready to compete with PK Nick Folk for the kicker job during training camp and the preseason.


Buccaneers | Sean Renfree waived
Fri, 19 May 2017 17:20:37 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Sean Renfree was waived Friday, May 19.


Buccaneers | More on Ryan Fitzpatrick's deal
Fri, 19 May 2017 16:19:34 -0700

Updating previous reports, Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Ryan Fitzpatrick's one-year deal could be worth as much as $5 million based on incentives, according to a source.


Buccaneers | Tampa Bay did not consider Colin Kaepernick
Fri, 19 May 2017 13:28:43 -0700

Free-agent QB Colin Kaepernick (49ers) was not considered as an option for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers when they decided to sign QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, according to a source.


Buccaneers | Ryan Fitzpatrick terms
Fri, 19 May 2017 08:13:36 -0700

Updating an earlier report, Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Ryan Fitzpatrick received a one-year, $3 million deal.


Buccaneers | Ryan Fitzpatrick signs with Tampa
Fri, 19 May 2017 07:14:37 -0700

Free-agent QB Ryan Fitzpatrick (Jets) has agreed to an undisclosed contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Friday, May 19.


Buccaneers | Mike Evans pumped for DeSean Jackson
Thu, 18 May 2017 18:19:16 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Mike Evans said it will be "awesome" to play with WR DeSean Jackson, and he believes they "could be one of the best tandems in the league."


Buccaneers | Jacquies Smith officially signs tender
Thu, 18 May 2017 10:40:19 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers restricted free-agent DE Jacquies Smith officially signed his tender Thursday, May 18. Smith had previously drawn interest from the San Francisco 49ers, which is why he had not yet signed the tender.


Buccaneers | Jacquies Smith should be ready for season
Wed, 17 May 2017 13:27:16 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE Jacquies Smith (knee) is expected to be ready for the start of the 2017 season. Smith suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament in Week 1 last season.


Buccaneers | Jacquies Smith signs tender
Wed, 17 May 2017 13:24:31 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers restricted free-agent DE Jacquies Smith signed his one-year tender offer Wednesday, May 17, and is scheduled to make around $1.8 million.


Buccaneers | Cameron Brate will remain involved
Mon, 15 May 2017 07:08:02 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers TE Cameron Brate will still remain a "very valuable part of the offense," which was a sentiment the team has emphasized repeatedly after drafting TE O.J. Howard.


Buccaneers | Big year coming for Noah Spence?
Sat, 13 May 2017 19:18:26 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Noah Spence said he has put on more muscle but weighs about 10 pounds less than last season, and DT Gerald McCoy said Spence is ready for a "breakout year" while DE Robert Ayers said Spence could be a "15-plus sack guy" this season.


Buccaneers | Tampa Bay signs Robert McClain
Tue, 09 May 2017 12:03:55 -0700

Free-agent CB Robert McClain (Chargers) was signed to a one-year deal by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Tuesday, May 9.


Buccaneers | Cameron Brate ready for OTAs
Sun, 07 May 2017 17:43:16 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers TE Cameron Brate (back) said he has been fully recovered for more than two months and will be able to participate in OTA workouts without limitations when they begin.


Buccaneers | Jeremy McNichols the total package
Sun, 07 May 2017 17:25:53 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Jeremy McNichols is a "very well-rounded guy" with "three-down value," according to general manager Jason Licht, and Licht also praised McNichols for his pass protection.


Buccaneers | O.J. Howard making quick transition
Sun, 07 May 2017 17:14:08 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers TE O.J. Howard "can do everything" a tight end needs to do, head coach Dirk Koetter said after the first day of rookie minicamp, and Howard said the similarities between Koetter's offense and the system he ran in college has helped make the transition easier.


Buccaneers | Tampa Bay not expected to add Riley Cooper
Sun, 07 May 2017 14:16:07 -0700

Free-agent WR Riley Cooper (Eagles) is not expected to sign with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after he participated in the team's rookie minicamp as a tryout basis.


Buccaneers | Kendell Beckwith could start as rookie
Sun, 07 May 2017 13:28:52 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Kendell Beckwith appears to have a chance to start at strongside linebacker in 2017 if he is healthy.


Buccaneers | Kendell Beckwith may be ready for camp
Sun, 07 May 2017 13:15:12 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Kendell Beckwith (knee) did not participate in the team's rookie minicamp because he is still recovering from a torn anterior cruciate ligament but expects to be ready for training camp.


Buccaneers | Sefo Liufau shows off arm
Sat, 06 May 2017 21:14:50 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Sefo Liufau showed better arm strength and mechanics than QB Alex Snyder during drills at rookie minicamp Friday, May 5.


Buccaneers | Chris Godwin struggles with drops
Sat, 06 May 2017 21:11:15 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Chris Godwin struggled with drops during drills at rookie minicamp Friday, May 5, and he admitted afterwards to being nervous.


Buccaneers | Bobo Wilson stands out in drills
Sat, 06 May 2017 21:04:28 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Bobo Wilson was able to create separation from defensive backs during drills at rookie minicamp Friday, May 5, and he was one of four players given a chance to return punts.


Buccaneers | O.J. Howard dominates at camp
Fri, 05 May 2017 21:16:44 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers TE O.J. Howard played on the line of scrimmage and in the slot at rookie minicamp Friday, May 5, and he was uncoverable in 11-on-11 drills, according to beat writer Scott Reynolds.


Buccaneers | Riley Cooper trying out with Tampa Bay
Fri, 05 May 2017 10:27:25 -0700

Free-agent WR Riley Cooper (Eagles) is participating in minicamp with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on a tryout basis.


Buccaneers | Doug Martin OK after accident
Thu, 04 May 2017 14:14:19 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Doug Martin suffered minor cuts and bruises as a result of a car accident Thursday, May 4, according to a report from the Tampa Police Department.


Buccaneers | Bucs waive two players
Mon, 01 May 2017 16:52:16 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers TE Kivon Cartwright and C Ben Gottschalk were waived Monday, May 1.


Buccaneers | Three UDFAs join Tampa Bay
Mon, 01 May 2017 16:51:14 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed undrafted free-agent TE Antony Auclair (Laval), Thomas Sperbeck (Boise State) and WR Bobo Wilson (Florida State). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.


Buccaneers | Jordan Westerkamp to Bucs
Mon, 01 May 2017 07:39:03 -0700

Undrafted free-agent WR Jordan Westerkamp (Nebraska) was invited to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' rookie camp on a tryout basis.


Buccaneers | Jeremy McNichols should be ready for camp
Sun, 30 Apr 2017 19:51:22 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Jeremy McNichols (shoulder) had surgery on a torn labrum after the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine but should be ready for the start of training camp, according to head coach Dirk Koetter.


Buccaneers | Tampa Bay signs Sefo Liufau
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 16:51:53 -0700

Undrafted free-agent QB Sefo Liufau (Colorado) signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Saturday, April 29. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.


Buccaneers | Jeremy McNichols drafted by Bucs
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 11:56:23 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected Boise State RB Jeremy McNichols with the No. 162 overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft Saturday, April 29.


Buccaneers | Cameron Brate still in the plans
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 21:48:13 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers TE Cameron Brate is a "heck of a player" and will still be involved in the offense despite the addition of TE O.J. Howard, according to general manager Jason Licht. "In our offense and a lot of offenses in today's day and age, you have two tight ends," Licht said.


Buccaneers | Tampa Bay moves up in third round
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 20:59:41 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers acquired the 107th pick in the 2017 NFL Draft from the New York Jets in exchange for the 125th pick and 204th pick.


Buccaneers | Tampa Bay adds Kendell Beckwith
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 20:44:38 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected LB Kendell Beckwith with the 107th pick in the 2017 NFL Draft Friday, April 28.


Buccaneers | Chris Godwin drafted by Tampa Bay
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 19:39:06 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected WR Chris Godwin with the 84th pick in the 2017 NFL Draft Friday, April 28.


Buccaneers | Bucs select Justin Evans
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:38:15 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected Texas A&M S Justin Evans with the No. 50 overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft Friday, April 28.


Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Adjei-Barimah Jude DB
Aguayo Roberto PK
Alexander Kwon LB
Allen Denicos LB
Allen Josh C
Anger Bryan P
Auclair Antony TE
Ayers Robert DL
Bajakian Mike AC
Baker Chris DL
Barber Peyton RB
Barry Butch AC
Beckwith Kendell LB
Benenoch Caleb OT
Bond Devante LB
Bradley Casey AC
Brate Cameron TE
Brooks Derrius CB
Casullo Bob AC
Cohen Scott TO
Conte Chris FS
Cousins Oniel OG
Cross Alan FB
David Lavonte LB
Davis Butch TO
DePaola Andrew LS
Dotson Demar OT
Duffner Mark AC
Dye Donteea WR
Edwards Kip CB
Elliott Javien DB
English Larry DE
Evans Justin S
Evans Mike WR
Fatinikun T.J. LB
Fitzpatrick Ryan QB
Folk Nick PK
Fulton Skyler AC
Galiano Phil AC
Garrett John AC
Gholston William DL
Gibson Deonte DE
Giddins Ryne DE
Glanton Adarius LB
Godwin Chris WR
Grable Jeremy LB
Griffin Ryan W. QB
Grimes Brent CB
Grossi Zack AC
Hansbrough Russell RB
Hargreaves III Vernon CB
Harrison Jarvis OG
Hawley Joe C
Hayes Jay AC
Hicks Quayvon RB
Hoke Jon AC
Howard O.J. TE
Huff Josh WR
Humphries Adam WR
Ings Kendrick WR
Jackson DeSean WR
Johnson Austin FB
Johnson George DL
Johnson Isaiah S
Johnson Jerry WR
Kaczor Nate AC
Kennedy Dave TO
Kerbyson Kyler OL
Knox Jr. Jeff LB
Koetter Dirk HC
Lake Jimmy AC
Lambert DaVonte DL
Lane Jorvorskie FB
Licht Jason GM
Liedtke Mike OG
Liufau Sefo QB
Lyn Keon CB
Lynch Cameron LB
Marpet Ali OG
Martin Doug RB
Martino Freddie WR
Mattes R.J. OT
McClain Robert CB
McCoy Gerald DL
McDonald Clinton DL
McNichols Jeremy RB
Melvin Randy AC
Monken Todd OC
Morris Mike AC
Namdar Roman WR
O'Dea Kevin AC
Pamphile Kevin OT
Parrish Roscoe WR
Perkins Anthony AC
Pettaway Tyrone AC
Polk Carlos AC
Quarles Shelton TO
Reedy Bernard WR
Riggs Cody CB
Roberson Derrick OT
Robinson Joshua CB
Rodgers Jacquizz RB
Russell Ryan DE
Sanborn Garrison LS
Shultz Kurtis AC
Siliga Sealver DL
Sims Blake RB
Sims Charles RB
Smith Alex E. TO
Smith Donovan OT
Smith Evan C
Smith Jacquies DL
Smith Mike DC
Smith Robb AC
Smith Ryan CB
Snyder Alex QB
Spence Noah LB
Spencer Tim AC
Sperbeck Thomas WR
Spicer Paul AC
Spytek John TO
Steele Ben AC
Stocker Luke TE
Stone James C
Stretz Grady AC
Stroughter Sammie WR
Sweezy J.R. OG
Tandy Keith CB
Triplett Nate LB
Tu'ikolovatu Stevie DT
Walker Derel WR
Wannstedt Dave AC
Ward Channing DL
Warhop George AC
Warren Jeremiah OG
Westbrook Tevin TE
Wester Leonard OL
Westerkamp Jordan WR
Wilcox J.J. FS
Williams Jason LB
Wilson Bobo WR
Winston Jameis QB