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Bucs WR Murphy turns heads at right time

Bucs WR Murphy turns heads at right time

In an otherwise rugged outing for the Bucs’ pass catchers, Louis Murphy proved to be rookie quarterback Jameis Winston’s most reliable target in catching all four of the balls thrown his way in a 26-16 loss to the Vikings.
Published: 08/20/15
Bucs notes: Dotson at practice, plans to rehab ‘like crazy’

Bucs notes: Dotson at practice, plans to rehab ‘like crazy’

Bucs RT Demar Dotson showed up at practice Thursday for the first time since injuring his left knee in the preseason opener.
Published: 08/20/15
Ex-Buc star Simeon Rice finds new passion as filmmaker

Ex-Buc star Simeon Rice finds new passion as filmmaker

Simeon Rice, the filmmaker, pursues his new career with the same determination as he did as a Bucs sack artist. He'll share that at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Muvico Sundial in St. Petersburg during an advanced screening of his first feature film, “Unsullied.”
Published: 08/20/15
Bucs Hot Reads: Weather prompts wake-up call for practice

Bucs Hot Reads: Weather prompts wake-up call for practice

The Bucs called an audible Wednesday, shifting their practice schedule from the afternoon to the morning in response to a weather forecast that called for more of the late-day thunderstorms that prompted Tuesday’s workout to be shortened.
Published: 08/19/15
Updated: 08/20/15
Bucs rookie LB Alexander makes rapid ascension

Bucs rookie LB Alexander makes rapid ascension

TAMPA — When dawn broke on the final day of the 2015 NFL draft, Bucs general manager Jason Licht felt a cold sweat.
Published: 08/19/15
Updated: 08/20/15
Bucs notes: Improved play sought at nickel cornerback

Bucs notes: Improved play sought at nickel cornerback

Bucs coach Lovie Smith cautioned fans not to read too much into the first depth chart the team issued last week. It’s clear now why Smith felt compelled to issue such a warning.
Published: 08/19/15
10-sack season elusive for Bucs since Simeon Rice era
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10-sack season elusive for Bucs since Simeon Rice era

Simeon Rice, former Bucs sack star and cosmic force, is a movie director these days. But if you want brilliant film, Martin Fennelly suggests watching Sim footage from when his ferocious edge presence with the Bucs produced five seasons of double-digit sacks and the blockbuster that was the 2002 Super Bowl champions.
Published: 08/19/15
Bucs notes: New RT Cherilus expected to fill void

Bucs notes: New RT Cherilus expected to fill void

TAMPA — New Buccaneers RT Gosder Cherilus is not unaccustomed to the pressures of protecting a franchise quarterback. During his eight-year NFL career, that’s just about all he’s done.
Published: 08/18/15
Updated: 08/19/15
Bucs practice moved to 9 a.m. because of stormy forecast

Bucs practice moved to 9 a.m. because of stormy forecast

Fans who were planning to go to the final practice for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers open to the public will have to make an earlier start than expected on Wednesday.
Published: 08/18/15
Updated: 08/19/15
Bucs Hot Reads: Loyal fans waiting for a home win

Bucs Hot Reads: Loyal fans waiting for a home win

The Bucs haven’t given their fans much to cheer about recently at Raymond James Stadium.
Published: 08/18/15