Team Notebook: Tampa Bay Buccaneers

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Buccaneers | Jon Gruden eyeing Tampa Bay job?
Sat, 18 Nov 2017 18:16:19 -0800

Former head coach Jon Gruden has interest in returning to coach the Tampa Bay Buccaneers but won't acknowledge it publicly because of respect for current Buccaneers head coach Dirk Koetter, according to league sources.


Buccaneers | Jameis Winston does light work
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 19:51:45 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston (shoulder) had a platelet-rich plasma injection in his injured shoulder about a week ago, according to head coach Dirk Koetter, and Koetter said Winston has begun light rehab.


Buccaneers | Freddie Martino added roster
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:46:22 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers practice squad WR Freddie Martino was signed to the active roster Friday, Nov. 17. The team also waived WR Bernard Reedy.


Buccaneers | Week 11 injury report for Bucs
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 13:00:00 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston (shoulder), DE William Gholston (neck) and CB Vernon Hargreaves III (hamstring) did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 17, and have been ruled out for Week 11. DE Robert Ayers (ankle, calf), OT Demar Dotson (hamstring), CB Robert McClain (hamstring), DT Gerald McCoy (back, shoulder), OT Donovan Smith (knee) and OG J.R. Sweezy (knee) fully participated in practice and are not on the injury report.


Buccaneers | Thursday injury report for Buccaneers
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:47:11 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE William Gholston (neck), CB Vernon Hargreaves III (hamstring) and QB Jameis Winston (shoulder) did not practice Thursday, Nov. 16. DE Robert Ayers (ankle, calf), OT Demar Dotson (hamstring), DT Gerald McCoy (shoulder, back), OT Donovan Smith (knee) and OG J.R. Sweezy (knee) were limited. CB Robert McClain (hamstring) participated fully.


Buccaneers | Wednesday's practice report for Tampa
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 14:19:32 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE William Gholston (neck), CB Vernon Hargreaves III (hamstring) and QB Jameis Winston (shoulder) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 15. DE Robert Ayers (ankle, calf), OT Demar Dotson (hamstring), DT Gerald McCoy (shoulder, back), OT Donovan Smith (knee) and J.R. Sweezy (knee) were limited in practice, while CB Robert McClain (hamstring) practiced in full.


Buccaneers | Freddie Martino returning to PS
Tue, 14 Nov 2017 23:42:11 -0800

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will re-sign WR Freddie Martino (Buccaneers) to the practice squad. Martino was cut earlier in the week when WR Mike Evans was activated from his suspension.


Buccaneers | Ryan Griffin could play
Tue, 14 Nov 2017 06:46:54 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Ryan W. Griffin is in the team's plans to see his first NFL action this season, but head coach Dirk Koetter said the team wouldn't force it.


Buccaneers | Jameis Winston won't be shut down
Tue, 14 Nov 2017 06:46:13 -0800

Updating previous reports, Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston (shoulder) is expected to return this season, regardless of the team's record.


Buccaneers | Freddie Martino waived
Mon, 13 Nov 2017 15:39:42 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Freddie Martino was waived Monday, Nov. 13.


Buccaneers | Cameron Brate held to one catch
Sun, 12 Nov 2017 14:06:07 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers TE Cameron Brate caught one pass for 10 yards against the New York Jets in Week 10.


Buccaneers | Chris Godwin has solid outing
Sun, 12 Nov 2017 14:05:24 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Chris Godwin caught five passes for 68 yards against the New York Jets in Week 10.


Buccaneers | DeSean Jackson finishes with 82 yards
Sun, 12 Nov 2017 13:59:36 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR DeSean Jackson caught six passes for 82 yards against the New York Jets in Week 10.


Buccaneers | Doug Martin rushes for 51 yards
Sun, 12 Nov 2017 13:55:02 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Doug Martin rushed for 51 yards on 20 carries against the New York Jets in Week 10.


Buccaneers | Ryan Fitzpatrick throws for 187 yards
Sun, 12 Nov 2017 13:51:22 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Ryan Fitzpatrick went 17-for-34 for 187 yards, one touchdown and one interception against the New York Jets in Week 10.


Buccaneers | Jameis Winston could miss more time
Sun, 12 Nov 2017 10:30:36 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston (shoulder) could miss more than two weeks because of his shoulder injury and there is no timetable for his return, according to general manager Jason Licht. Licht said there is no additional damage to Winston's shoulder.


Buccaneers | Week 10 inactives for Tampa Bay
Sun, 12 Nov 2017 08:33:19 -0800

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have declared TE Antony Auclair, OL Caleb Benenoch, DE William Gholston, C Joe Hawley, CB Robert McClain, DT Sealver Siliga, QB Jameis Winston inactive for Week 10.


Buccaneers | Tampa Bay's Week 10 injury report
Fri, 10 Nov 2017 13:06:30 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE William Gholston (neck) and QB Jameis Winston (shoulder) did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 10, and have been ruled out for Week 10. CB Robert McClain (hamstring) did not practice and is listed as doubtful. DE Robert Ayers (ankle, calf) and OT Donovan Smith (knee) were limited during practice and are listed as questionable. OT Demar Dotson (hamstring), CB Brent Grimes (shoulder), DT Gerald McCoy (shoulder) and OG J.R. Sweezy (knee) fully participated in practice but are listed as questionable.


Buccaneers | Tampa Bay's Thursday injury report
Thu, 09 Nov 2017 13:41:36 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE Robert Ayers (ankle, calf), OT Demar Dotson (hamstring), DE William Gholston (neck), OT Donovan Smith (knee) and QB Jameis Winston (shoulder) did not practice Thursday, Nov. 9. CB Robert McClain (hamstring), DT Gerald McCoy (shoulder) and OG J.R. Sweezy (knee) were limited. CB Brent Grimes (shoulder) was a full participant.


Buccaneers | Jameis Winston fined
Thu, 09 Nov 2017 11:05:19 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston was fined $12,154 for poking New Orleans Saints CB Marshon Lattimore last week, according to a source.


Buccaneers | Freddie Martino promoted from PS
Wed, 08 Nov 2017 23:48:35 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Freddie Martino was signed from the practice squad to the active roster Wednesday, Nov. 8.


Buccaneers | William Gholston won't play in Week 10
Wed, 08 Nov 2017 23:43:06 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE William Gholston (neck) will not play in the team's Week 10 game against the New York Jets, according to head coach Dirk Koetter.


Buccaneers | Tampa practice report for Wednesday
Wed, 08 Nov 2017 14:44:12 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE Robert Ayers (ankle, calf), OT Demar Dotson (hamstring), DE William Gholston (neck), OT Donovan Smith (knee) and QB Jameis Winston (shoulder) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 8. CB Brent Grimes (shoulder), DT Gerald McCoy (shoulder) and OG J.R. Sweezy (knee) were limited participants.


Buccaneers | Jameis Winston visits Dr. Andrews again
Wed, 08 Nov 2017 10:35:36 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston (shoulder) paid a "standard protocol" visit to renowned orthopaedic surgeon Dr. James Andrews on Monday, Nov. 7. His goal remains to return to the field as soon as possible.


Buccaneers | Jameis Winston to rehab for two weeks
Wed, 08 Nov 2017 08:52:47 -0800

Updating previous reports, Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston (shoulder) will spend the next two weeks rehabbing after his visit with Dr. James Andrews Tuesday, Nov. 7.


Buccaneers | Chris Godwin could see increased role
Tue, 07 Nov 2017 18:57:56 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Chris Godwin "could step into a much larger role" in Week 10 against the New York Jets with Mike Evans serving a one-game suspension.


Buccaneers | Mike Evans' appeal denied
Tue, 07 Nov 2017 15:19:12 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Mike Evans' one-game suspension was upheld Tuesday, Nov. 7. He will not play in Week 10.


Buccaneers | Ryan Griffin activated from IR
Tue, 07 Nov 2017 15:06:46 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Ryan W. Griffin (shoulder) was activated from the Reserve/Injured Designated for Return list Tuesday, Nov. 7.


Buccaneers | Mike Evans appealing suspension
Mon, 06 Nov 2017 13:32:45 -0800

Updating a previous report, Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Mike Evans is appealing his one-game suspension.


Buccaneers | Mike Evans suspended one game
Mon, 06 Nov 2017 13:08:35 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Mike Evans has been suspended for the Buccaneers' Week 10 contest for his involvement in an altercation Sunday, Nov. 5, versus the New Orleans Saints.


Buccaneers | Jameis Winston out two weeks
Mon, 06 Nov 2017 11:53:35 -0800

Confirming a previous report, Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston will indeed be sidelined the next two weeks in order to heal his injured shoulder, according to head coach Dirk Koetter. QB Ryan W. Griffin (shoulder) will be activated from the Reserve/Injured list to back up QB Ryan Fitzpatrick.


Buccaneers | Jameis Winston could miss some time
Mon, 06 Nov 2017 11:24:25 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston (shoulder) may be shut down for a couple of weeks in order to let his ailing shoulder mend.


Buccaneers | Jameis Winston undergoes tests
Mon, 06 Nov 2017 07:33:12 -0800

Updating previous reports, Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston (shoulder) had X-rays and an MRI Sunday, Nov. 5. His status is to be determined.


Buccaneers | Lavonte David in on seven tackles
Sun, 05 Nov 2017 17:03:59 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Lavonte David totaled seven tackles in Week 9 against the New Orleans Saints with a tackle for loss and a pass defensed.


Buccaneers | Cameron Brate mostly invisible
Sun, 05 Nov 2017 17:03:19 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers TE Cameron Brate posted just one grab for nine yards in Week 9 against the New Orleans Saints.


Buccaneers | One grab for O.J. Howard
Sun, 05 Nov 2017 17:02:44 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers TE O.J. Howard posted just one grab for six yards on two targets in Week 9 against the New Orleans Saints. To make matters worse, Howard also lost a fumble.


Buccaneers | Mike Evans limited to one grab
Sun, 05 Nov 2017 17:02:10 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Mike Evans was limited to 13 yards on just one catch in Week 9 against the New Orleans Saints.


Buccaneers | DeSean Jackson posts 25 yards
Sun, 05 Nov 2017 17:01:34 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR DeSean Jackson finished with two receptions and 25 yards on four targets in Week 9 against the New Orleans Saints.


Buccaneers | Peyton Barber picks up 11 rushes
Sun, 05 Nov 2017 17:01:03 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Peyton Barber rushed 11 times for a team-high 34 yards in Week 9 against the New Orleans Saints and he added two catches for 20 yards on three targets.


Buccaneers | Doug Martin stacked up in loss
Sun, 05 Nov 2017 17:00:29 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Doug Martin ran eight times for just seven yards in Week 9 against the New Orleans Saints and he did not have any catches.


Buccaneers | Ryan Fitzpatrick posts TD in relief
Sun, 05 Nov 2017 16:59:58 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Ryan Fitzpatrick completed eight of his 15 pass attempts for 68 yards, one touchdown and no interceptions in Week 9 against the New Orleans Saints.


Buccaneers | William Gholston carted off
Sun, 05 Nov 2017 12:24:18 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE William Gholston (neck) was carted off the field after suffering a neck injury in Week 9 and will not return.


Buccaneers | Donovan Smith suffers injury
Sun, 05 Nov 2017 11:48:50 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers OT Donovan Smith (knee) suffered a knee injury in Week 9 and is considered questionable to return.


Buccaneers | Jameis Winston leaves game
Sun, 05 Nov 2017 11:47:44 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston (shoulder) left the team's Week 9 game early because of a shoulder injury and is considered questionable to return.


Buccaneers | Jameis Winston starting in Week 9
Sun, 05 Nov 2017 09:21:28 -0800

Confirming a previous report, Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston (shoulder) will start Week 9's game against the New Orleans Saints.


Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Alexander Kwon LB
Allen Denicos LB
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
Bullough Riley LB
Casullo Bob AC
Clarke Will DL
Cohen Scott TO
Conte Chris FS
Cousins Oniel OG
David Lavonte LB
Davis Butch TO
Dotson Demar OT
Duffner Mark AC
Edwards Kip CB
Elliott Javien DB
English Larry DE
Evans Justin S
Evans Mike WR
Fatinikun T.J. LB
Fitzpatrick Ryan QB
Fulton Skyler AC
Galiano Phil AC
Garrett John AC
Gholston William DL
Gibson Deonte DE
Giddins Ryne DE
Glanton Adarius LB
Godwin Chris WR
Golson Senquez CB
Grable Jeremy LB
Griffin Ryan W. QB
Grimes Brent CB
Grossi Zack AC
Hansbrough Russell RB
Hargreaves III Vernon CB
Hawley Joe C
Hayes Jay AC
Hicks Quayvon RB
Hoke Jon AC
Howard O.J. TE
Humphries Adam WR
Ings Kendrick WR
Jackson DeSean WR
Johnson Isaiah S
Johnson Jerry WR
Kaczor Nate AC
Kennedy Dave TO
Kerbyson Kyler OL
Koetter Dirk HC
Lake Jimmy AC
Lambert DaVonte DL
Lane Jorvorskie FB
Licht Jason GM
Liedtke Mike OG
Lucas Marquis OG
Lyn Keon CB
Lynch Cameron LB
Marpet Ali C
Martin Doug RB
Martino Freddie WR
Mattes R.J. OT
McClain Robert CB
McCoy Gerald DL
McDonald Clinton DL
Melvin Randy AC
Monken Todd OC
Morris Mike AC
Moxey Jonathan CB
Murray Patrick PK
Namdar Roman WR
O'Dea Kevin AC
Pamphile Kevin OT
Perkins Anthony AC
Pettaway Tyrone AC
Polk Carlos AC
Quarles Shelton TO
Roberson Derrick OT
Robinson Joshua CB
Rodgers Jacquizz RB
Russell Ryan DE
Shultz Kurtis AC
Siliga Sealver DL
Sims Charles RB
Smith Alex E. TO
Smith Donovan OT
Smith Evan C
Smith Mike DC
Smith Robb AC
Smith Ryan CB
Snyder Alex QB
Spence Noah LB
Spencer Tim AC
Spicer Paul AC
Spytek John TO
Steele Ben AC
Stocker Luke TE
Stretz Grady AC
Stroughter Sammie WR
Sweezy J.R. OG
Tandy Keith CB
Tapp Darryl LB
Trattou Justin DL
Triplett Nate LB
Tu'ikolovatu Stevie DT
Wannstedt Dave AC
Ward Channing DL
Ward T.J. FS
Warhop George AC
Warren Jeremiah OG
Wester Leonard OL
Williams Jason LB
Wilson Bobo WR
Winston Jameis QB