Adam Humphries Working To Increase His Role

By the end of last season, the Bucs receivers had turned into a group that the team had basically thrown a bandage on. Vincent Jackson went down with injuries and missed multiple games, Louis Murphy missed over half of the season with a torn ACL, and rookie Kenny Bell was on IR before the regular season started. With some of the top guys out, the Buccaneers were forced to lean on two unknown receivers for meaning snaps on offense, Donteea Dye and Adam Humphries. Humphries quickly became a targe

Roberto Aguayo Signs Rookie Contract with Buccaneers

Nov 14, 2015; Tallahassee, FL, USA; Florida State Seminoles kicker Roberto Aguayo (19) warms up before playing the North Carolina State Wolfpack at Doak Campbell Stadium. FSU punter Cason Beatty (38) holds the ball for him. Mandatory Credit: Glenn Beil-USA TODAY Sports On Tuesday, the Buccaneers announced via press release that they have agreed to a contract but did not release the specifics of the deal. Aguayo was the last draft pick to sign. Offensive lineman Caleb Benenoch (fifth round, UCL

Is Buccaneers’ CB Alterraun Verner On The Roster Bubble?

When the Buccaneers signed former pro bowl cornerback Alterraun Verner away from the Tennessee Titans, it was expected that he would help mend the problem in the secondary after Darrelle Revis was released. Instead, he has been a vast disappointment and has failed to make much of an impact in his two seasons in Tampa. ESPN released an article on which players were on the roster bubble for each team in the NFL, and Mike DiRocco has pegged Alterraun Verner as that player for the Bucs. Verner was

Rumor: The Cowboys Have An Offer Out For Mike Glennon

Yesterday we reported on an article that ESPN had published where they predicted that a trade would happen between the Buccaneers and Cowboys to move Mike Glennon out of Tampa. Now, we have found further evidence that this trade rumor possibly could be legitimate. According to 247 insider Luke Rogers, brother of Aaron Rodgers, the Cowboys have an offer on the table for Mike Glennon and are just waiting for the Bucs to negotiate with them. Check out this snippet from Rodgers appearance yesterda

Mike Smith Is Already Having An Impact On The Buccaneers

Here is what new defensive end Robert Ayers had to say about Smith following a recent OTA practice, “He’s all about winning, he’s all about putting people in position to be successful. He’s all about giving you knowledge and being able to anticipate what guys are going to do or how they’re going to attack you. He wants to fill your toolbox up. He doesn’t want to send you out on the field and not be prepared for anything – that’s the thing I like. “He’s giving us a lot of knowledge and he’s putt

Could Buccaneers QB Mike Glennon Still Be Traded?

Nov 15, 2015; Tampa, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston (right) and quarterback Mike Glennon throw in practice before a football game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Dallas Cowboys at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports It has been quite the tumultuous offseason for Mike Glennon. He has been in the center of a few trade rumors, including one that reportedly would’ve brought Muhammad Wilkerson to Tampa from the Jets. Buccaneers

Buccaneers CBs Projected To Be One Of NFL’s Most Improved Units

Apr 28, 2016; Chicago, IL, USA; Vernon Hargreaves III (Florida) with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell after being selected by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as the number eleven overall pick in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft at Auditorium Theatre. Mandatory Credit: Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports The Buccaneers came into the offseason with multiple holes to fill on a defense that struggled in 2015 under the guidance of Lovie Smith and Leslie Frazier. The need for pass rushers was addressed with the a

Buccaneers Will Have Joint Training Camp Practices

For the first time since 2013, when Greg Schiano was head coach, the Bucs will be holding joint training camp practices. New Head Coach Dirk Koetter announced last Thursday that his team will be squaring off against the Jacksonville Jaguars and Cleveland Browns on the practice field in the week leading up to their respective preseason games. Here’s what Koetter had to say, per “We’re going to have joint practices with both Jacksonville and Cleveland leading up to those two ga

Former Buccaneers Kicker Martin Gramatica Praises Roberto Aguayo

Roberto Aguayo grew up a Buccaneers fan because of Martin Gramatica, and now he finally has had the opportunity to meet the legendary kicker. They got a chance to chat in person at an OTA last Thursday when Gramatica attended the practice with his two children. Aguayo noticed him on the sideline and immediately walked over to introduce himself, and they spoke for about a half hour. Gramatica, who was drafted by the Bucs in the third round of the 1999 draft, had some high praise for Aguayo. This

Jimbo Fisher Thinks Buccaneers Trading For Aguayo Was “Genius”

On Sunday, we wrote about how Tampa Bay Buccaneers GM Jason Licht adamantly defended the decision to trade up for kicker Roberto Aguayo in the second round because of what he learned from Bill Belichick in New England. Now, Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher is not mincing words when he says that the pick was absolutely genius by the Bucs and helped them fill an obvious need. Here are Fishers full comments on the Buccaneers decision to trade back up and nab Aguayo in the second round. “Tell me w

ESPN Names Noah Spence As Buccaneer With Most To Prove

ESPN has put out a list of a players that have the most to prove during the 2016-2017 season for every team across the NFL. For the Buccaneers, that player is newly drafted defensive end Noah Spence. The full article can be viewed here. This is what ESPN’s Mike DiRocco had to say on Spence. The Bucs’ second-round draft pick has way more to prove off the field than he does on it. He was booted from the Big Ten because of drug problems, and that caused him to drop into the second round despite b