Team Notebook: Tampa Bay Buccaneers

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Buccaneers | Roberto Aguayo bounces back
Sat, 27 Aug 2016 06:27:19 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers PK Roberto Aguayo made all three of his field goal attempts as well as his three extra point attempts during the preseason game against the Cleveland Browns Friday, Aug. 27.


Buccaneers | Mike Evans breaks out
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 20:09:12 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Mike Evans caught five passes for 115 yards and a touchdown against the Cleveland Browns Friday, Aug. 26.


Buccaneers | Jameis Winston shreds Cleveland
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 19:47:32 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston completed 16 of his 25 passes for 259 yards and two touchdowns against the Cleveland Browns Friday, Aug. 26.


Buccaneers | Donteea Dye leaves early
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 17:36:50 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers TE Donteea Dye (hamstring) suffered a hamstring injury during the preseason game against the Cleveland Browns Friday, Aug. 26, and will not return.


Buccaneers | Vernon Hargreaves receives start
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 16:51:19 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers CB Vernon Hargreaves III will be one of the starting cornerbacks for the preseason game against the Cleveland Browns Friday, Aug. 26.


Buccaneers | Austin Seferian-Jenkins to play with ones
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:12:30 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins will play with the first-team offense Friday, Aug. 26, in the third preseason game. Seferian-Jenkins says he's finally starting to figure out the mental aspect of the game and the need to be detail oriented and fundamentally sound at all times.


Buccaneers | Donteea Dye in lead for fifth spot
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:00:53 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Donteea Dye is in the lead for the fifth receiver spot. Dye's ability to return kicks has stood out, but he needs to become a more consistent weapon in the receiving game.


Buccaneers | Roberto Aguayo continues to struggle
Tue, 23 Aug 2016 21:05:50 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers PK Roberto Aguayo converted just three of his six field goal attempts during a joint practice with the Cleveland Browns on Tuesday, Aug. 23, which drew boos from some Bucs fans in attendance.


Buccaneers | Roberto Aguayo is a bit rattled
Mon, 22 Aug 2016 18:52:52 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers PK Roberto Aguayo said Monday, Aug. 22, that he has reached out to both a kicking coach and mental coach to help him with kicking woes that have plagued him this preseason. "I'm just focusing on relaxing and sometimes not thinking about it too much," Aguayo said. "When you're overthinking like, 'OK, I have to do this and this and this,' you get too many thoughts in your head. Sometimes you have to sit back and relax and just kick it."


Buccaneers | Vernon Hargreaves works with starters
Mon, 22 Aug 2016 16:22:58 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers CB Vernon Hargreaves III received some work with the first-team defense during practice Monday, Aug. 22.


Buccaneers | Cameron Brate drops a couple
Sun, 21 Aug 2016 19:22:52 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers TE Cameron Brate dropped a pass that led to an interception and dropped another pass that would have been a touchdown against the Jacksonville Jaguars Saturday, Aug. 20.


Buccaneers | Seferian-Jenkins back on first team again
Sun, 21 Aug 2016 15:27:59 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins has "earned the right" to share first-team reps with TE Cameron Brate again, according to head coach Dirk Koetter.


Buccaneers | Evan Spencer leaves early
Sat, 20 Aug 2016 21:01:02 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Evan Spencer (knee) left the preseason game Saturday, Aug. 20, against the Jacksonville Jaguars due to a knee injury.


Buccaneers | Gerald McCoy rests his ankle
Sat, 20 Aug 2016 21:00:29 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DT Gerald McCoy (ankle) did not play in the preseason game Saturday, Aug. 20, against the Jacksonville Jaguars due to an ankle injury.


Buccaneers | Vernon Hargreaves shows well
Sat, 20 Aug 2016 20:59:54 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers CB Vernon Hargreaves III had two interceptions within the span of six plays in the preseason game Saturday, Aug. 20, against the Jacksonville Jaguars.


Buccaneers | Mike Evans makes presence felt
Sat, 20 Aug 2016 20:59:17 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Mike Evans hauled in two receptions for 18 yards and a touchdown in a cameo in the preseason game Saturday, Aug. 20, against the Jacksonville Jaguars.


Buccaneers | Jameis Winston shaky in win
Sat, 20 Aug 2016 20:58:17 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston completed just three of his 10 pass attempts for 28 yards, one touchdown and one interception in the preseason game Saturday, Aug. 20, against the Jacksonville Jaguars. He also ran twice for 15 yards.


Buccaneers | Doug Martin sitting Saturday
Sat, 20 Aug 2016 11:08:35 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Doug Martin (ribs) will not play Saturday, Aug. 20, against the Jacksonville Jaguars due to bruised ribs. The decision is strictly precautionary and Martin is expected to play against the Cleveland Browns next week.


Buccaneers | Austin Seferian-Jenkins has best practice
Thu, 18 Aug 2016 16:07:45 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins had "probably" his best day of camp Thursday, August 18, according to head coach Dirk Koetter. He was "nearly unstoppable" during 7-on-7 red zone drills, hauling in three touchdown passes from QB Jameis Winston.


Buccaneers | More on Demar Dotson's deal
Mon, 15 Aug 2016 14:05:32 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers OT Demar Dotson's three-year extension comes with $8.5 million in guaranteed money, including $4.25 million fully guaranteed at signing, according to a source.


Buccaneers | Demar Dotson lands three years
Mon, 15 Aug 2016 08:07:49 -0700

Updating an earlier report, Tampa Bay Buccaneers OT Demar Dotson's extension is for three years and nearly $18 million, according to a source.


Buccaneers | Demar Dotson extended
Mon, 15 Aug 2016 07:59:27 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers OT Demar Dotson was signed to a contract extension Monday, Aug. 15. Terms were not disclosed.


Buccaneers | J.R. Sweezy could be placed on PUP
Sat, 13 Aug 2016 11:34:47 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers OG J.R. Sweezy (back) is likely to be placed on the Physically Unable to Perform list soon. He would be eligible to return to action after the fifth game of the regular season.


Buccaneers | Joe Hawley makes case to start
Thu, 11 Aug 2016 21:42:00 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers C Joe Hawley is ahead of C Evan Smith in the battle for the starting center job following the preseason opener against the Philadelphia Eagles Thursday, Aug. 11, according to beat writer Zach Shapiro.


Buccaneers | Jameis Winston sharp Thursday
Thu, 11 Aug 2016 19:29:09 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston completed seven of his nine passes for 97 yards and a touchdown in four series against the Philadelphia Eagles in the preseason Thursday, Aug. 11.


Buccaneers | Vincent Jackson may play Thursday
Thu, 11 Aug 2016 12:59:03 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Vincent Jackson (undisclosed) will warm up before the preseason game against the Philadelphia Eagles Thursday, Aug. 11, and may play in the game if he feels good.


Buccaneers | Charles Sims to miss preseason game
Thu, 11 Aug 2016 12:58:20 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Charles Sims (ankle) will not play in the preseason game against the Philadelphia Eagles Thursday, Aug. 11. Sims is being held out as a precaution.


Buccaneers | J.R. Sweezy may return soon
Tue, 09 Aug 2016 14:46:18 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers OG J.R. Sweezy (back) received a positive report from the specialist he visited and is hoping to return to the field soon, according to sources.


Buccaneers | Vincent Jackson banged up
Tue, 09 Aug 2016 08:02:18 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Vincent Jackson (undisclosed) is out of practice Tuesday, Aug. 9, as a maintenance day and because he's banged up, according to head coach Dirk Koetter.


Buccaneers | Jude Adjei-Barimah impressing
Tue, 09 Aug 2016 06:50:17 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers CB Jude Adjei-Barimah has impressed coaches and is working ahead of CB Johnthan Banks in practice Tuesday, Aug. 9.


Buccaneers | Charles Sims out of practice
Tue, 09 Aug 2016 05:32:19 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Charles Sims (ankle) is out of practice Tuesday, Aug. 9, after injuring his ankle earlier in the week.


Buccaneers | Kelvin Palmer signed by Bucs
Mon, 08 Aug 2016 21:40:44 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed free-agent OT Kelvin Palmer Monday, Aug. 8. Terms of the deal were undisclosed.


Buccaneers | Tampa Bay cuts Caylin Hauptmann
Sat, 06 Aug 2016 19:47:57 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers waived OT Caylin Hauptmann Saturday, Aug. 6.


Buccaneers | Jude Adjei-Barimah moves up depth chart
Sat, 06 Aug 2016 09:17:44 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Dirk Koetter said CB Jude Adjei-Barimah has moved ahead of CB Johnthan Banks on the depth chart as the team's fourth cornerback. CBs Brent Grimes and Alterraun Verner are expected to start, with CB Vernon Hargreaves III currently penciled in as the No. 3 cornerback.


Buccaneers | Martin Ifedi inks deal with Tampa Bay
Fri, 05 Aug 2016 12:10:46 -0700

Free-agent DE Martin Ifedi (Buccaneers) signed a contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Friday, Aug. 5. Terms of the deal were undisclosed.


Buccaneers | George Johnson placed on IR
Fri, 05 Aug 2016 12:09:23 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE George Johnson (undisclosed) was place on Injured Reserve Friday, Aug. 5.


Buccaneers | Elijah Shumate activated by Tampa Bay
Thu, 04 Aug 2016 20:28:02 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers SS Elijah Shumate (undisclosed) was activated from the Active/NFI list Thursday, Aug. 4.


Buccaneers | Cameron Brate the starter
Wed, 03 Aug 2016 08:30:48 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers TE Cameron Brate is the starting tight end over TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins because Brate is making plays and has improved his run blocking.


Buccaneers | Vernon Hargreaves working with starters
Wed, 03 Aug 2016 06:45:47 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers CB Vernon Hargreaves III is working with the first-team defense in the slot Wednesday, Aug. 3.


Buccaneers | J.R. Sweezy still idle
Wed, 03 Aug 2016 06:03:01 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers OG J.R. Sweezy (back) remains out Wednesday, Aug. 3.


Buccaneers | Louis Murphy remains out
Wed, 03 Aug 2016 06:02:23 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Louis Murphy (knee) remains out Wednesday, Aug. 3.


Buccaneers | Adam Humphries the third receiver
Mon, 01 Aug 2016 08:06:37 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Adam Humphries will be the team's third receiver, according to head coach Dirk Koetter.


Buccaneers | Jonathan Krause shining in camp
Mon, 01 Aug 2016 07:42:43 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Jonathan Krause is shining in camp with the Buccaneers, according to beat writer Roy Cummings.


Buccaneers | Kenny Bell part of tight competition
Sun, 31 Jul 2016 20:32:47 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Kenny Bell looked like an "MVP" during practice Friday, July 29, according to head coach Dirk Koetter, but Koetter said Sunday, July 31, the competition in the receiver group remains close.


Buccaneers | Cameron Brate bulking up
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 20:29:57 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers TE Cameron Brate said he added about five pounds of muscle since spring practices in order to improve his blocking and become a complete tight end.


Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Adjei-Barimah Jude DB
Aguayo Roberto PK
Alexander Kwon LB
Allen Denicos LB
Allen Josh C
Anger Bryan P
Awe Micah LB
Ayers Robert DL
Bajakian Mike AC
Banks Johnthan CB
Barber Peyton RB
Barry Butch AC
Bell Kenny WR
Benenoch Caleb OT
Bond Devante LB
Bradley Casey AC
Brate Cameron TE
Britz Travis DT
Brooks Derrius CB
Brown Kourtnei DL
Cartwright Kivon TE
Casullo Bob AC
Cherilus Gosder OT
Cohen Scott TO
Conte Chris FS
Cousins Oniel OG
Cross Alan FB
David Lavonte LB
Davie Daniel CB
Davis Andre WR
Davis Butch TO
DePaola Andrew LS
Dotson Demar OT
Duffner Mark AC
Dye Donteea WR
Edwards Kip CB
Elliott Javien DB
Embree Jon AC
English Larry DE
Evans Mike WR
Fallin Taylor DL
Fatinikun T.J. LB
Francis A.J. DL
Galiano Phil AC
Garrett John AC
George Jeremiah LB
Gholston William DL
Giddins Ryne DE
Glanton Adarius LB
Glennon Mike QB
Gottschalk Ben C
Grable Jeremy LB
Griffin Ryan W. QB
Grimes Brent CB
Hale Joel OL
Hansbrough Russell RB
Hargreaves III Vernon CB
Hawley Joe C
Hayes Jay AC
Hoke Jon AC
Humphries Adam WR
Ifedi Martin DL
Jackson Vincent WR
James Mike RB
Johnson George DL
Johnson Isaiah S
Johnson Jerry WR
Johnson Storm RB
Jones Howard LB
Kaczor Nate AC
Kennedy Dave TO
Kerbyson Kyler OL
Keyes Josh LB
Kitchen Ish DL
Koetter Dirk HC
Krause Jonathan WR
Lake Jimmy AC
Lambert DaVonte DL
Lane Jorvorskie FB
Licht Jason GM
Lyn Keon CB
Marpet Ali OG
Martin Doug RB
Martino Freddie WR
Mattes R.J. OT
Matthews Cliff DL
McCoy Gerald DL
McDonald Clinton DL
McDougald Bradley FS
McFadden Kimario S
Melvin Randy AC
Monken Todd OC
Morris Mike AC
Murphy Louis WR
Myers Brandon TE
Namdar Roman WR
O'Dea Kevin AC
Palmer Kelvin OT
Pamphile Kevin OT
Parrish Roscoe WR
Pettaway Tyrone AC
Polk Carlos AC
Powell Ronald DL
Quarles Shelton TO
Reedy Bernard WR
Rhodes Luke LB
Roberson Derrick OT
Robinson Joshua CB
Schum Jake P
Seferian-Jenkins Austin TE
Shepard Russell WR
Shultz Kurtis AC
Sims Charles RB
Smith Daryl LB
Smith Donovan OT
Smith Evan C
Smith Jacquies DL
Smith Mike DC
Smith Robb AC
Smith Ryan CB
Spence Akeem DL
Spence Noah LB
Spencer Evan WR
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
Triplett Nate LB
Verner Alterraun CB
Vitale Dan FB
Wannstedt Dave AC
Ward Channing DL
Warhop George AC
Warren Jeremiah OG
Westbrook Tevin TE
Wester Leonard OL
Williams Jason LB
Winston Jameis QB
Wright Major SS